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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, October

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2012 April
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 103,9 1,8
Materials 105,4 2,1
Soil material 107,2 -0,9
Precast concrete units 106,8 1,2
Timber supports 102,4 1,2
Heat insulation 108,1 4,7
Ventilation equipment 103,2 1,4
Ventilation ducts 93,2 -5,1
Control systems 118,2 8,9
Electrical distribution centres 100,6 0,1
Light fittings 104,1 3,1
Lift 100,1 0,5
Construction site surface structures and equipment 106,3 -1,8
Reinforced concrete 118,5 8,0
Steel structures 105,4 0,8
Bricks and blocks 108,9 9,8
Mortars and screeds 103,8 4,1
Fasteners and supports 105,3 3,7
Timber 92,1 -7,8
Building boards and suspended ceilings 107,6 6,0
Timber frame windows and doors 105,7 0,7
Roofing materials 112,6 8,3
Floor coverings 94,7 2,9
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 105,0 4,2
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 107,4 3,2
Water and sewerage fittings 105,0 1,4
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 106,4 1,9
Heating equipment 95,0 1,0
Electrical installation 105,8 2,1
Services 111,3 7,4

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 11.5.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. April 2012, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2012/04/rki_2012_04_2012-05-11_tau_004_en.html