Press release: 12.371-211/20

Decreasing costs for road and bridge construction in October 2020

Vienna, 2020-11-13 – The construction cost index (CCI 2015) for construction of residential buildings reached 109.6 index points in October 2020, according to calculations by Statistics Austria. This represents an increase of 1.2% over October 2019. Compared to September 2020, the index increased by 0.2%.

The index for road construction declined to 107.0 index points (-1.3% in annual comparison), the index for bridge construction sunk to 108.1 points (-0.5% compared to October 2019), and the index for sanitary engineering stood at 109.1 points (+0.6% in annual comparison).

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