Construction Cost Index, Q4 2020
The Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published the Construction Cost Index (CCI) in the fourth quarter of 2020 (Q4 2020).
The total Construction Cost Index in Kosovo increased by 1.1% in Q4 2020, compared to Q3 2020. The largest increase was to materials (2.2%); energy (1.6%); machinery (0.6%) etc.
The increase in prices was counteracted mainly with the decrease in prices of: transport (- 8.8%); wages (-0.6%); and other costs (-0.1%).
Meanwhile, compared the Q4 2020 with the same period of the previous year (Q4 2019), the Construction Cost Index increased by 1.1%. The increase of the index was mainly observed in the categories: materials (2.3%); energy (1.9%); and machinery (1.9%).
The increase of prices was counteracted mainly with the decrease of prices of: transport (-7.1%), wages (-2.5%); and other costs (-0.7%).