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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2013 July
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 105,1 1,1
Materials 106,4 0,3
Soil material 105,7 2,1
Precast concrete units 104,5 -2,0
Timber supports 101,8 -1,6
Heat insulation 112,4 2,1
Ventilation equipment 106,9 2,0
Ventilation ducts 83,4 -10,9
Control systems 119,1 0,5
Electrical distribution centres 104,5 2,8
Light fittings 107,1 1,5
Lift 100,1 0,0
Construction site surface structures and equipment 107,4 2,8
Reinforced concrete 127,3 6,4
Steel structures 102,4 -3,0
Bricks and blocks 113,3 2,9
Mortars and screeds 103,7 -3,5
Fasteners and supports 106,9 1,0
Timber 97,3 1,6
Building boards and suspended ceilings 107,0 -5,4
Timber frame windows and doors 106,7 1,0
Roofing materials 112,6 -0,1
Floor coverings 96,2 1,7
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 105,9 0,7
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 104,4 -0,6
Water and sewerage fittings 106,3 0,5
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 106,9 -2,3
Heating equipment 96,5 1,0
Electrical installation 107,5 0,4
Services 113,8 1,6

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.8.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. July 2013, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2013/07/rki_2013_07_2013-08-15_tau_004_en.html