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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, July

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2015 November
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 106,9 0,8
Materials 107,9 -0,3
Soil material 113,1 1,1
Precast concrete units 104,8 0,5
Timber supports 96,0 -2,8
Heat insulation 114,3 -3,2
Ventilation equipment 101,1 -0,9
Ventilation ducts 71,8 -5,9
Control systems 120,6 1,3
Electrical distribution centres 107,3 1,3
Light fittings 108,3 3,7
Lift 94,7 -1,6
Construction site surface structures and equipment 112,7 0,8
Reinforced concrete 150,7 6,1
Steel structures 101,1 -1,5
Bricks and blocks 110,1 0,7
Mortars and screeds 100,9 1,7
Fasteners and supports 110,4 -0,3
Timber 101,5 -1,0
Building boards and suspended ceilings 110,4 1,4
Timber frame windows and doors 107,4 -4,6
Roofing materials 109,2 -2,1
Floor coverings 93,7 -4,0
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,3 -0,1
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 104,5 1,5
Water and sewerage fittings 107,5 0,1
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 106,5 -0,1
Heating equipment 100,7 -0,5
Electrical installation 103,2 -3,4
Services 117,2 1,9

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.12.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. November 2015, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.8.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2015/11/rki_2015_11_2015-12-15_tau_004_en.html