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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, October

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2013 April
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 104,9 1,0
Materials 107,1 1,6
Soil material 106,7 -0,5
Precast concrete units 105,1 -1,7
Timber supports 98,5 -3,8
Heat insulation 117,1 8,4
Ventilation equipment 105,9 2,5
Ventilation ducts 84,8 -8,9
Control systems 117,8 -0,3
Electrical distribution centres 104,3 3,7
Light fittings 107,2 3,0
Lift 100,1 0,0
Construction site surface structures and equipment 108,0 1,6
Reinforced concrete 128,8 8,7
Steel structures 106,1 0,7
Bricks and blocks 115,5 6,0
Mortars and screeds 105,7 1,8
Fasteners and supports 106,7 1,3
Timber 95,0 3,2
Building boards and suspended ceilings 107,7 0,1
Timber frame windows and doors 109,3 3,4
Roofing materials 112,7 0,0
Floor coverings 96,0 1,5
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 106,0 0,9
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 104,7 -2,5
Water and sewerage fittings 107,0 1,9
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 106,9 0,5
Heating equipment 94,1 -0,9
Electrical installation 107,9 1,9
Services 113,3 1,8

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 14.5.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. April 2013, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2013/04/rki_2013_04_2013-05-14_tau_004_en.html