Press release 01/31/2007

CONSTRUCTION COSTS INDEX (ICCE) DECEMBER 2006



Construction costs rose by 0.5% in December 2006 in the A.C. of the Basque Country



Over the whole of 2006 construction costs increased by 6.2%


Construction index costs in the A.C. of the Basque Country registered a 0.5% increase in December 2006 with regard to November, according to EUSTAT data. The rate for the whole of 2006 was a on 6.2% increase, on December 2005.


Changes in the inter-annual rate, 1997-2006



Source: EUSTAT


Over the annual period (December 2006 on December 2005) labour costs increased by 5.3%, while raw material costs increased by 6.6%.


In December the subsectors Building and Civil Works a quite similar evolution in raw materials, with 0.7% growth in relation to the previous month for Building, while raw material costs for Civil Works increased by 0.6%. The annual evolution of these two subsectors shows that they grew with differing intensities: raw material costs for Building grew by 6.9%, while raw materials for Civil Works accumulated a 5.4% increase.


Among the prices of the most relevant raw materials consumed by the sector that have risen most in price over 2006 are: Electric energy (24.8%), Iron and steel (22.0%), Metal piping (17.3%) and Glass (12.8%). By contrast, there were reductions in annual prices (December 2006 on December 2005) of the raw materials for Oil by-products (-4.8%), Asphalt products (-2.8%) and Ceramic products (-0.1%).


Construction costs index A.C. of Euskadi / Data summary. December 2006



Source: EUSTAT



For further information:

Euskal Estatistika-Erakundea / Instituto Vasco de Estadística
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