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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, October

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

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

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 12.6.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. May 2012, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2012/05/rki_2012_05_2012-06-12_tau_004_en.html