Press release: 12.260-100/20

Decreasing costs in almost all construction branches in May 2020

Vienna, 2020-06-15 – The construction cost index (CCI 2015) for construction of residential buildings reached 109.4 index points in May 2020, according to calculations by Statistics Austria. This represents an increase of 0.4% over May 2019. Compared to April 2020, the index increased by 0.6%.

The index for road construction declined to 106.3 index points (-3.2% in annual comparison), the index for bridge construction sunk to 107.8 points (-2.1% compared to April 2019), and the index for sanitary engineering stood at 108.3 points (-0.6% in annual comparison).

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