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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, October

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2013 March
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 103,9 -0,4
Materials 107,1 1,7
Soil material 107,9 0,3
Precast concrete units 105,4 -0,7
Timber supports 97,4 -3,1
Heat insulation 116,6 7,3
Ventilation equipment 107,1 3,5
Ventilation ducts 87,9 -12,1
Control systems 117,8 4,9
Electrical distribution centres 103,6 3,1
Light fittings 107,1 3,1
Lift 100,1 0,0
Construction site surface structures and equipment 108,9 1,5
Reinforced concrete 128,8 6,3
Steel structures 106,3 1,6
Bricks and blocks 114,6 8,0
Mortars and screeds 105,7 0,9
Fasteners and supports 106,7 1,3
Timber 94,9 2,4
Building boards and suspended ceilings 107,0 0,9
Timber frame windows and doors 106,7 0,5
Roofing materials 111,7 0,1
Floor coverings 97,3 2,8
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 106,0 2,1
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 105,3 0,7
Water and sewerage fittings 107,2 2,1
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 108,4 0,5
Heating equipment 93,5 -1,7
Electrical installation 108,5 2,8
Services 113,3 1,7

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Jose Lahtinen 09 1734 3776, rakennuskustannusindeksi@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 15.4.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. March 2013, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2013/03/rki_2013_03_2013-04-15_tau_004_en.html