Press release: 12.367-207/20

Construction prices increased in all construction branches in the third quarter of 2020

Vienna, 2020-11-10 – The construction output price index for the entire building construction and civil engineering sector (base year 2015) reached 112.9 index points in the third quarter of 2020, according to calculations by Statistics Austria. This represents a growth of 2.5% over the third quarter of 2019. In comparison to the second quarter of 2020, the construction output price index increased by 0.5%.

The construction output price index of building construction changed to 116.3 index points for the third quarter of 2020 (+3.3% in annual comparison), and the index of civil engineering increased by 1.5% (108.4 index points) in the same period.

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