A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2013 August
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 105,0 1,0
Materials 106,4 0,2
Soil material 103,2 1,6
Precast concrete units 103,9 -2,6
Timber supports 101,7 -1,7
Heat insulation 115,9 2,9
Ventilation equipment 105,8 0,2
Ventilation ducts 83,4 -13,4
Control systems 119,1 0,5
Electrical distribution centres 105,0 3,3
Light fittings 107,6 2,0
Lift 98,7 -1,4
Construction site surface structures and equipment 105,5 2,4
Reinforced concrete 128,2 6,2
Steel structures 101,3 -4,0
Bricks and blocks 112,7 1,8
Mortars and screeds 104,6 0,5
Fasteners and supports 107,1 1,4
Timber 97,4 1,6
Building boards and suspended ceilings 107,1 -0,1
Timber frame windows and doors 107,0 0,1
Roofing materials 112,8 -1,1
Floor coverings 97,3 3,0
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 105,9 0,8
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 104,5 -1,7
Water and sewerage fittings 106,4 0,8
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 107,6 -2,0
Heating equipment 96,3 1,4
Electrical installation 107,8 0,5
Services 114,4 2,0

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Jose Lahtinen 09 1734 3776, rakennus.indeksit@tilastokeskus.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 13.9.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. August 2013, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2013/08/rki_2013_08_2013-09-13_tau_004_en.html