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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2013 January
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 103,9 1,0
Materials 106,5 1,8
Soil material 104,6 -3,5
Precast concrete units 106,1 0,5
Timber supports 98,6 -1,0
Heat insulation 115,9 8,0
Ventilation equipment 107,9 7,0
Ventilation ducts 88,6 -12,5
Control systems 117,6 4,9
Electrical distribution centres 102,7 0,8
Light fittings 106,6 2,9
Lift 100,1 -0,2
Construction site surface structures and equipment 105,0 -2,6
Reinforced concrete 127,1 12,6
Steel structures 104,2 0,7
Bricks and blocks 111,4 10,0
Mortars and screeds 104,3 1,0
Fasteners and supports 106,8 1,6
Timber 93,9 -0,1
Building boards and suspended ceilings 107,7 1,4
Timber frame windows and doors 106,4 0,2
Roofing materials 113,5 2,7
Floor coverings 96,0 2,0
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 105,4 3,2
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 105,2 -1,0
Water and sewerage fittings 106,1 1,9
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 110,1 2,2
Heating equipment 96,0 0,1
Electrical installation 107,6 2,2
Services 112,8 4,0

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.2.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. January 2013, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2013/01/rki_2013_01_2013-02-15_tau_004_en.html