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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2013 May
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 105,1 1,0
Materials 107,1 1,3
Soil material 106,1 -1,1
Precast concrete units 104,5 -2,2
Timber supports 100,2 -3,4
Heat insulation 119,6 12,1
Ventilation equipment 107,4 3,1
Ventilation ducts 85,4 -9,0
Control systems 117,8 -0,5
Electrical distribution centres 104,2 3,5
Light fittings 107,1 3,0
Lift 100,1 0,0
Construction site surface structures and equipment 107,6 1,2
Reinforced concrete 129,1 8,6
Steel structures 104,7 -1,0
Bricks and blocks 115,5 6,0
Mortars and screeds 103,8 -3,6
Fasteners and supports 106,7 0,9
Timber 96,6 1,8
Building boards and suspended ceilings 107,5 -0,1
Timber frame windows and doors 107,0 1,3
Roofing materials 112,4 -0,2
Floor coverings 96,0 1,4
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 106,0 1,0
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 106,1 0,5
Water and sewerage fittings 107,2 1,5
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 107,8 0,3
Heating equipment 94,3 -1,5
Electrical installation 107,7 0,7
Services 113,1 1,4

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 14.6.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. May 2013, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2013/05/rki_2013_05_2013-06-14_tau_004_en.html