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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2013 December
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 105,4 1,6
Materials 106,3 0,1
Soil material 107,0 3,7
Precast concrete units 103,6 -1,4
Timber supports 98,3 -0,5
Heat insulation 110,2 -4,9
Ventilation equipment 103,5 -5,3
Ventilation ducts 79,5 -12,1
Control systems 116,8 -1,9
Electrical distribution centres 105,0 2,8
Light fittings 107,9 2,9
Lift 99,1 -1,0
Construction site surface structures and equipment 108,5 4,1
Reinforced concrete 130,2 4,3
Steel structures 102,1 -1,9
Bricks and blocks 111,7 -0,1
Mortars and screeds 107,2 3,5
Fasteners and supports 107,2 0,6
Timber 98,3 4,7
Building boards and suspended ceilings 107,2 -0,7
Timber frame windows and doors 106,9 1,3
Roofing materials 110,5 -2,6
Floor coverings 96,9 2,1
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 106,1 1,9
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 105,6 -0,9
Water and sewerage fittings 106,3 0,4
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 106,9 -2,9
Heating equipment 94,6 2,3
Electrical installation 107,8 0,5
Services 114,2 1,9

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.1.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. December 2013, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2013/12/rki_2013_12_2014-01-15_tau_004_en.html