Construction Cost Index (CCI), Q2 2018
The Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published the "Construction Cost Index" (CCI) for the second quarter of 2018 (Q2 2018).
The Kosovo Construction Cost Index (CCI) rose by 1.7% in the second quarter of 2018 (Q2 2018) compared to Q1 2018. The biggest increase was to categories: energy (3.1%) and materials (2.3%). Meanwhile, construction materials and hydro-sanitary materials increased by (2.5%) respectively (2.2%).
Compared the Q2 2018 with the same period of the previous year Q2 2017, the Construction Cost Index had an increase by 2.1%. The increase of the index was mainly observed in the category of materials (3.2%) and other costs (0.7%). Meanwhile, the decrease was observed to the categories: machinery (-2.2%) and energy (-1.5%).