Press release: 12.806-104/22

Significant increase of construction output price in the first quarter of 2022

Vienna, 2022-05-10 – The construction output price index for the entire building construction and civil engineering sector (base year 2020) reached 110.8 index points in the first quarter of 2022, according to calculations by Statistics Austria. This represents a growth of 8.7% compared to the first quarter of 2021. In comparison to the fourth quarter of 2021, the construction output price index increased by 2.6%.

The construction output price index of building construction changed to 117.2 index points for the first quarter of 2022 (+14.1% in annual comparison), and the index of civil engineering increased by 1.0% (101.9 index points) in the same period.

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