Published: 13 February 2018

Turnover of construction enterprises grew in September to November by 7.7 per cent year-on-year

According to Statistics Finland, the turnover of construction enterprises grew by 7.7 per cent in the September to November period. In the corresponding period of 2016, growth was slightly higher, 8.0 per cent from one year back. The sales volume of construction grew by 3.8 per cent in September to November.

Three months' year-on-year change in turnover of construction (TOL 2008)

Three months' year-on-year change in turnover of construction (TOL 2008)
The industry of building construction still grew strongest of construction industries, up by 12.7 per cent. The turnover of specialised construction activities went up by 6.7 per cent. In turn, the turnover of civil engineering fell by 2.9 per cent.

The sales volume of construction enterprises grew in September to November in building construction by 8.7 per cent and in specialised construction activities by 3.0 per cent. The sales volume of civil engineering went down by 5.0 per cent.

The volume index of enterprises’ sales is calculated by removing the effect of price changes from the turnover index series.

Index of turnover of construction will adopt base year 2015=100 from the January 2018 data. Data using the new base year will be published for the first time in April 2018.


Source: Index of turnover of construction 2017, November, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Liina Arhosalo 029 551 3612, Heli Suonio 029 551 2481, rakennus.suhdanne@stat.fi

Director in charge: Sami Saarikivi

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Updated 13.2.2018

Referencing instructions:

Statistics: Index of turnover of construction [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-5935. November 2017. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.2.2018].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rlv/2017/11/rlv_2017_11_2018-02-13_tie_001_en.html

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