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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, July

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2015 April
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 106,5 1,5
Materials 107,5 0,5
Soil material 111,9 4,3
Precast concrete units 104,0 0,1
Timber supports 97,2 -2,2
Heat insulation 115,1 0,8
Ventilation equipment 101,9 -0,4
Ventilation ducts 71,2 -11,3
Control systems 119,4 1,4
Electrical distribution centres 105,9 1,1
Light fittings 105,1 -0,8
Lift 97,4 -2,9
Construction site surface structures and equipment 111,9 2,7
Reinforced concrete 142,9 7,4
Steel structures 104,0 3,5
Bricks and blocks 109,5 -3,2
Mortars and screeds 101,1 0,6
Fasteners and supports 109,5 -1,5
Timber 100,7 -1,7
Building boards and suspended ceilings 108,9 1,1
Timber frame windows and doors 108,3 0,2
Roofing materials 109,4 -1,0
Floor coverings 93,0 -4,0
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,5 -0,1
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 103,8 -1,1
Water and sewerage fittings 107,5 0,3
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 106,4 1,3
Heating equipment 99,8 -0,8
Electrical installation 108,2 0,9
Services 116,7 1,2

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.5.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. April 2015, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.8.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2015/04/rki_2015_04_2015-05-15_tau_004_en.html