Construction Cost Index, Q3 2017
Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published the Construction Cost Index (CCI) for the third quarter (Q3) of 2017.
The total Construction Cost Index (CCI) in Kosovo in Q3 2017 rose by 0.6% compared to Q2 2017. The largest increases were in the categories: material (1.1%), with the rise seen in a lot of sub-categories, as: hydro-sanitary materials (5.2%) and construction materials (0.9%).
The rise was counteracted by the decrease in the cost in the categories: machinery (-2.8%); energy (-2.3%) and other costs (-0.1%).
Meanwhile, compared Q3 2017 with Q3 2016, the Construction Cost Index had an average increase of 2.3%. The index rise was mainly seen in the categories: transport (16.7%); materials (2.7%) and other costs (1.7%).
The rise was counteracted by the decrease in the cost in: machinery (-2.1%) and energy (-0.5%).
For more information on Construction Cost Index (CCI) Q3 2017, visit: http://ask.rks-gov.net/en/kosovo-agency-of-statistics/add-news/indeksi-i-kostos-se-ndertimit-ikn-tm3-2017