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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, October

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2012 November
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 103,7 1,7
Materials 106,2 1,8
Soil material 103,4 -3,2
Precast concrete units 106,3 -0,3
Timber supports 98,8 -2,5
Heat insulation 114,8 8,8
Ventilation equipment 106,4 1,6
Ventilation ducts 91,1 -8,7
Control systems 118,8 6,1
Electrical distribution centres 102,1 0,4
Light fittings 104,7 1,0
Lift 100,1 0,5
Construction site surface structures and equipment 104,3 -2,2
Reinforced concrete 124,2 12,2
Steel structures 103,9 0,9
Bricks and blocks 111,7 10,4
Mortars and screeds 105,6 2,4
Fasteners and supports 106,6 3,1
Timber 94,1 0,1
Building boards and suspended ceilings 108,5 5,5
Timber frame windows and doors 105,3 -0,8
Roofing materials 114,2 1,6
Floor coverings 94,6 0,7
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 104,8 2,4
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 106,2 0,9
Water and sewerage fittings 105,8 1,7
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 110,8 2,6
Heating equipment 92,7 -0,6
Electrical installation 107,2 1,9
Services 111,8 2,8

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 12.12.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. November 2012, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2012/11/rki_2012_11_2012-12-12_tau_004_en.html