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Latest publication: Building cost index 2022, February

Published: 15 August 2013

Building costs grew by 0.7 per cent year-on-year in July

According to Statistics Finland, building costs were 0.7 per cent higher in July 2013 than in July 2012. The prices of labour inputs in construction went up by 1.1 per cent, the prices of materials by 0.3 per cent and those of other inputs by 1.6 per cent from one year ago.

Building cost index 2010=100

Building cost index 2010=100

From June to July, the total index of building costs fell by 0.2 per cent. The prices of labour and other inputs remained unchanged. Those of materials decreased by 0.4 per cent.

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Hannele Orjala

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Updated 15.8.2013

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. July 2013. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.5.2022].
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