Published: 12 April 2018

Turnover of construction enterprises grew in November to January by 7.5 per cent year-on-year

According to Statistics Finland, the turnover of construction enterprises increased by 7.5 per cent in the November to January period. In the corresponding period one year earlier the growth amounted to 12.6 per cent. The sales volume of construction grew by 3.6 per cent in November to January.

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

Three months' year-on-year change in turnover of construction (TOL 2008)
All construction industries grew from the corresponding period last year. Development was strongest in construction of buildings, where growth amounted 9.1 per cent. The turnover of specialised construction activities increased by 7.3 per cent and that of civil engineering by 2.7 per cent.

The sales volume of construction enterprises grew by 5.0 per cent in construction of buildings and by 3.2 in specialised construction activities in November to January. The sales volume of civil engineering grew by 0.8 per cent.

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

From this release onwards the index of turnover of construction will adopt base year 2015=100.


Source: Index of turnover of construction 2018, January, 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 12.4.2018

Referencing instructions:

Statistics: Index of turnover of construction [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-5935. January 2018. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 27.4.2018].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/rlv/2018/01/rlv_2018_01_2018-04-12_tie_001_en.html

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