Official Statistics of Finland

Building cost index

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Building costs rose by 0.5 per cent in August in year-on-year
15 Sep 2015
According to Statistics Finland, building costs were 0.5 per cent higher in August 2015 than in August of the previous year. The prices of labour inputs in construction went up by 0.7 per cent and the prices of materials by 0.3 per cent. The prices of other inputs increased by 1.5 per cent from one year back.

Next release:
15 Oct 2015

Description: The building cost index describes relative changes in the building costs of building works and buildings of essentially identical structures by monitoring developments in the prices of the basic inputs used in their building.
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Keywords: building cost index, building costs, buildings, construction, dwellings, house construction, indices, transfer price coefficient.
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Change: Data content of the building cost index's database tables will extend
20 Jan 2014
The number of database tables for the building cost index will extend considerably in February 2014.

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 7.10.2015].
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