Press release: 12.240-080/20

Construction costs for roads and bridges again decreased in April 2020

Vienna, 2020-05-15 – The construction cost index (CCI 2015) for construction of residential buildings reached 108.6 index points in April 2020, according to Statistics Austria. This represents an increase of 0.6% over April 2019. Compared to March 2020, the index decreased by 0.1%.

The index for road construction declined to 106.4 index points (-1.7% in annual comparison), the index for bridge construction sunk to 107.2 points (-1.6% compared to April 2019), and the index for sanitary engineering stood at 107.5 points (+0.2% in annual comparison).

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