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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2014 January
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 105,2 1,2
Materials 107,4 0,8
Soil material 111,3 6,3
Precast concrete units 104,4 -1,6
Timber supports 97,4 -1,3
Heat insulation 111,2 -4,1
Ventilation equipment 104,7 -2,9
Ventilation ducts 81,0 -8,6
Control systems 117,7 0,1
Electrical distribution centres 104,9 2,2
Light fittings 106,6 0,0
Lift 99,1 -1,0
Construction site surface structures and equipment 111,5 6,1
Reinforced concrete 134,4 5,7
Steel structures 102,9 -1,3
Bricks and blocks 112,4 0,8
Mortars and screeds 108,0 3,5
Fasteners and supports 107,8 1,0
Timber 99,0 5,4
Building boards and suspended ceilings 109,9 2,0
Timber frame windows and doors 108,6 2,1
Roofing materials 111,7 -1,6
Floor coverings 96,1 0,1
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 106,7 1,2
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 107,7 2,4
Water and sewerage fittings 106,3 0,2
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 106,1 -3,7
Heating equipment 98,1 2,2
Electrical installation 107,6 0,0
Services 114,5 1,5

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 14.2.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. January 2014, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2014/01/rki_2014_01_2014-02-14_tau_004_en.html