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Latest publication: Building cost index 2020, February

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2013 October
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 105,4 1,6
Materials 106,3 -0,3
Soil material 108,8 4,5
Precast concrete units 104,2 -2,0
Timber supports 100,2 -0,8
Heat insulation 107,3 -7,6
Ventilation equipment 104,7 1,2
Ventilation ducts 80,1 -16,5
Control systems 119,0 0,1
Electrical distribution centres 105,0 3,0
Light fittings 107,7 1,4
Lift 99,1 -1,0
Construction site surface structures and equipment 109,7 4,7
Reinforced concrete 131,2 7,1
Steel structures 101,3 -3,6
Bricks and blocks 111,5 -0,2
Mortars and screeds 101,8 -3,1
Fasteners and supports 107,2 0,6
Timber 97,7 3,4
Building boards and suspended ceilings 107,2 -1,9
Timber frame windows and doors 106,6 -0,5
Roofing materials 113,4 -0,6
Floor coverings 96,4 2,1
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 105,9 1,0
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 103,4 -2,8
Water and sewerage fittings 106,1 0,3
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 107,3 -1,6
Heating equipment 94,9 -0,3
Electrical installation 107,9 0,6
Services 113,5 1,2

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.11.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. October 2013, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 4.4.2020].
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