Official Statistics of Finland

Building cost index

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Building costs rose by 0.1 per cent in June year-on-year
14 Jul 2017
According to Statistics Finland, building costs rose by 0.1 per cent in June 2017 compared with the previous year's June. The prices of materials went up by one per cent and those of services by 0.3 per cent from June 2016. Simultaneously, prices of labour inputs in construction fell by 1.1 per cent. The fall in the prices of labour inputs is explained by lower social security costs compared with 2016.

Next release:
15 Aug 2017

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: Base year for the Building Cost Index will change starting from January 2016 data
13 Jan 2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Building cost index [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5841. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.7.2017].
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