Press release: 12.348-188/20

Decreasing costs for road and bridge construction in September 2020

Vienna, 2020-10-15 – The construction cost index (CCI 2015) for construction of residential buildings reached 109.4 index points in September 2020, according to calculations by Statistics Austria. This represents an increase of 0.9% over September 2019. Compared to August 2020, the index remained unchanged.

The index for road construction declined to 106.8 index points (-1.4% in annual comparison), the index for bridge construction sunk to 107.7 points (-1.2% compared to September 2019), and the index for sanitary engineering stood at 108.9 points (+0.6% in annual comparison).

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