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Latest publication: Building cost index 2019, September

Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100

Material 2015 October
Index YoY Percentage change
Labour 106,9 0,8
Materials 108,1 -0,0
Soil material 113,1 1,5
Precast concrete units 104,8 0,4
Timber supports 96,8 -2,5
Heat insulation 113,7 -3,0
Ventilation equipment 101,3 1,4
Ventilation ducts 70,8 -8,2
Control systems 120,6 1,3
Electrical distribution centres 107,3 1,3
Light fittings 109,9 5,3
Lift 98,4 2,0
Construction site surface structures and equipment 112,7 1,1
Reinforced concrete 150,1 5,8
Steel structures 101,5 -0,5
Bricks and blocks 110,0 0,6
Mortars and screeds 99,8 0,5
Fasteners and supports 112,9 2,0
Timber 102,7 -2,0
Building boards and suspended ceilings 108,9 3,4
Timber frame windows and doors 107,2 -3,7
Roofing materials 111,4 0,0
Floor coverings 92,8 -4,2
Paints, wallpapers and tiles 108,3 0,2
Kitchen fittings and domestic appliances 103,3 -1,2
Water and sewerage fittings 107,3 0,0
Water, sewerage and heating pipes 106,9 1,2
Heating equipment 100,7 -1,3
Electrical installation 103,5 -3,5
Services 117,1 1,6

Source: Building cost index. Statistics Finland

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Updated 13.11.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. October 2015, Appendix table 3. Materials 2010=100 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rki/2015/10/rki_2015_10_2015-11-13_tau_004_en.html