Press release: 12.042-108/19

Increasing construction costs for all construction branches in May 2019

Vienna, 2019-06-14 – The construction cost index (CCI 2015) for construction of residential buildings reached 109.0 index points in May 2019, according to calculations by Statistics Austria. This represents an increase of 1.4% over May 2018. Compared to April 2019, the index increased by 1.0%.

The index for road construction increased to 109.7 index points (+3.4% in annual comparison), the index for bridge construction changed to 110.2 points (+0.8% compared to May 2018), and the index for sanitary engineering reached 108.9 points (+2.5% in annual comparison).

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