Construction Cost Index, Q4 2019

  • 11/03/2020

The Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published the Construction Cost Index (CCI) in the fourth quarter of 2019 (Q4 2019).

Total Construction Cost Index in Kosovo (CCI) decreased by (-0.4%) in Q4 2019 compared to Q3 2019. The largest decrease was observed in the categories: salaries (-1.9%); transport (-1.0%); and energy (-0.8%).

Price decrease were counteracted mainly by the increase of prices in categories of: other costs (0.3%) and machinery (0.2%).

Compared to the same period of the previous year (Q4 2018 with Q4 2019), the Construction Cost Index remained unchanged (0.0%).

The increase in the index was mainly observed in the following categories: transport (11.8%); machinery (1.3%); and other costs (0.6%).

Whereas, there was a decrease in the following categories: energy (-2.0%); materials (-0.7%); and salaries (-0.2%).