Press release: 12.205-045/20

Slight cost decreases in road and bridge construction in February 2020

Vienna, 2020-03-13 – The construction cost index (CCI 2015) for construction of residential buildings reached 108.8 index points in February 2020, according to calculations by Statistics Austria. This represents an increase of 1.0% over February 2019. Compared to January 2020, the index increased by 0.1%.

The index for road construction decreased to 107.9 index points (-0.2% in annual comparison), the index for bridge construction changed to 108.0 points (-0.6% compared to February 2019), and the index for sanitary engineering reached 108.4 points (+1.4% in annual comparison).

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