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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, July

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2015 March
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 106,7 1,2
Materials 107,9 0,2
Soil material 111,6 1,1
Precast concrete units 103,5 -1,1
Timber supports 96,9 -1,2
Heat insulation 112,6 -3,0
Ventilation equipment 101,6 -1,2
Ventilation ducts 72,2 -10,2
Control systems 119,4 1,4
Electrical distribution centres 106,3 1,8
Light fittings 104,9 -1,1
Lift 97,8 -1,7
Construction site surface structures and equipment 111,7 0,5
Reinforced concrete 142,7 6,0
Steel structures 104,1 0,2
Bricks and blocks 110,0 -3,0
Mortars and screeds 100,5 -0,6
Fasteners and supports 114,2 2,7
Timber 102,9 0,5
Building boards and suspended ceilings 111,7 5,2
Timber frame windows and doors 109,3 1,0
Roofing materials 108,9 -1,2
Floor coverings 93,9 -2,8
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,6 0,1
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 105,0 -0,2
Water and sewerage fittings 107,6 0,3
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 107,5 1,7
Heating equipment 100,6 0,8
Electrical installation 107,3 0,0
Services 115,2 -0,1

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.4.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. March 2015, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.8.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2015/03/rki_2015_03_2015-04-15_tau_004_en.html