Press release 28.03.12

CONSTRUCTION COSTS INDEX OF THE BASQUE COUNTRY (ICCE) FEBRUARY 2012

Share facebook Share twitter Share email pdf Product list

Construction costs in the Basque Country rose 0.3% in February 2012 compared to the previous month

Over the last twelve months (February 2012 compared to February 2011) there was a 1.1% increase in construction costs

Construction cost index for the Basque Country rose by 0.3% in February 2012 with respect to the previous month, which meant that the year-on-year rate for that month was up by 1.1%, according to EUSTAT data.

Changes in the year-on-year rate for the month of December, 2006-2012

With regard to the previous month, in February 2012 labour costs witnessed no variation (0.0%), whereas raw material costs rose by 0.4%.

The Building and Civil Works sub-sectors saw their raw material rise in price in February, with a 0.3% increase in Building costs compared to the previous month and 0.7% in the case of Civil Works. There were differences between the year-on-year performances of both sub-sectors: Building raw material costs rose by 0.6%, whereas those for Civil Works accumulated a 2.9% increase.

Amongst the prices of raw materials consumed by the sector that have experienced the highest degree of inflation over the course of the last twelve months, special attention should be drawn to raw materials in Oil Refining (15.8%), Electricity, Gas & Steam (13.5%) and Chemical Industry (6.0%), amongst others. In contrast, reductions or less significant rises were registered in annual prices (February 2012 on February 2011) of raw materials in the sectors of Metallurgy (-0.7%), Extraction Industries (-0.7%), Manufacture of other non-metallic minerals (-0.4%) and the Manufacture of furniture and other manufacturing industries (-0.2%).

CONSTRUCTION  COSTS INDEX - BASQUE COUNTRY. FEBRUARY 2012. PROVISIONAL DATA

For further information:

Basque Statistics Office C/ Donostia-San Sebastián, 1 01010 Vitoria-Gasteiz Tel: +34-945-01 75 00 Fax:+34-945-01 75 01 E-mail: eustat@eustat.eus Contact: Gerardo Pérez Aja Tel: +34-945-01 75 06 Fax:+34-945-01 75 01 Further press releases on the Construction Costs Index of the Basque Country Data bank on the Construction Costs Index of the Basque Country

Inglés
Product data
Product data

Construction costs in the Basque Country rose 0.3% in February 2012 compared to the previous month

Operation : 
Construction costs index
Código operación : 
182480
Frequency : 
Mensual
Timeframe : 
FEBRERO DE 2012
Last updated : 
03/28/2012
Next update : 
07/29/2019
Type of operation : 
Síntesis
Available formats : 
Pdf
Licence : 
Creative Commons
Permalink : 
http://en.eustat.eus/elementos/not0008488_i.html
Body responsible : 

Other statistical products

Data

Reports

Microdata file

Metadata

Codes and nomenclatures

Questionnaires

Auxiliary information

Calendar

Your feedback.  Help us to make our web better

How would you rate the information on the site?
Very useful
Useful
Barely useful
Not useful at all
Would you like to make a suggestion?
Yes, I would
Send