Press release: 12.128-194/19

Construction costs for roads and bridges decreased in October 2019 in annual comparison

Vienna, 2019-11-15 – The construction cost index (CCI 2015) for construction of residential buildings reached 108.3 index points in October 2019, according to calculations by Statistics Austria. This represents an increase of 0.6% over October 2018. Compared to September 2019, the index decreased by 0.1%.

The index for road construction decreased to 108.4 index points (-0.6% in annual comparison), the index for bridge construction changed to 108.6 points (-1.6% compared to October 2018), and the index for sanitary engineering reached 108.4 points (+1.1% in annual comparison).

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