Press release: 12.415-006/21

Increasing costs in almost all construction branches in December 2020

Vienna, 2021-01-15 – The construction cost index (CCI 2015) for construction of residential buildings reached 110.2 index points in December 2020, according to calculations by Statistics Austria. This represents an increase of 1.9% against December 2019. Compared to November 2020, the index increased by 0.4%.

The index for road construction reached 107.5 index points (-0.3% in annual comparison), the index for bridge construction increased to 109.4 points (+1.4% compared to December 2019), and the index for sanitary engineering stood at 109.5 points (+1.1% in annual comparison).

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