In the fourth quarter of 2013, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index increased by 0.4%Dwellings maintenance and improvement price index - 4th quarter 2013

In the fourth quarter of 2013, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA) increased by 0.4% faster than in the third quarter of 2013 (0.2%). Over a year, IPEA rose by 1.2%, while “maintenance and improvement cost index” (BT50) went up by 0.7%.

In the fourth quarter of 2013, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA) increased by 0.4% faster than in the third quarter of 2013 (0.2%). Over a year, IPEA rose by 1.2%, while “maintenance and improvement cost index” (BT50) went up by 0.7%.

Prices increased in air-conditioning (+ 0.7% and + 2.2% over a year), metal joinery (+ 0.6% and 1.7% over a year), wood and PVC joinery works (+ 0.5% and + 2.0% over a year), plastering (+ 0.5% and - 0.6% over a year), plumbing (+ 0.3% and + 2.5% over a year), masonry works and building structural works (+ 0.4% and + 1.0% over a year), painting and floor and wall covering (0.2% and + 0.2% over a year) and electricity (+ 0.2% and - 0.2% over a year).

Prices decreased in roofing and floor and wall covering (- 0.1% and + 1.3% over a year).

TABIPEA – Dwellings maintenance and improvement price and cost index (IPEA et BT50)

Dwellings maintenance and improvement price and cost index (IPEA et BT50)
Change (%)
Weights 2013Q3 Q/Q-1 Q/Q-4
IPEA 1 000 105.2 + 0.4 + 1.2
Masonry works and building structural works 169 103.2 + 0.4 + 1.0
Painting and floor and wall covering 169 102.7 + 0.2 + 0.2
Wood and PVC joinery works 155 107.4 + 0.5 + 2.0
heat and air-conditioning installation 107 107.2 + 0.7 + 2.2
Plumbing 101 109.8 + 0.3 + 2.5
Roofing activities 94 105.0 - 0.1 + 1.3
Electrical installation 92 103.7 + 0.2 - 0.2
Metal joinery works and ironwork 63 106.8 + 0.6 + 1.7
Plastering 50 100.8 + 0.5 - 0.6
BT 50 1 000 106.7 - 0.1 + 0.7
  • Raw data, weights and reference 100 in 2010
  • Sources : Insee, Ministry of Ecology

TABREV – Revision of each dwellings maintenance and improvement work price indices (in points)

Revision of each dwellings maintenance and improvement work price indices (in points)
2013T2
IPEA + 0.1
Masonry works and building structural works + 0.1
Painting and floor and wall covering ///
Wood and PVC joinery works ///
heat and air-conditioning installation - 0.1
Plumbing ///
Roofing activities ///
Electrical installation + 0.1
Metal joinery works and ironwork ///
Plastering + 0.8
  • Reading note: the change of the IPEA index between the first quarter of 2013 and the second quarter of 2013 published in September 2013 was +0.1 %. It is updated to +0.2 %, that is to say a revision of 0.1 %.
  • Sources : Insee

graphipeaUK – Dwellings maintenance and improvement price and cost index (IPEA et BT50)

  • Insee, Ministry of Ecology

GraphFamilleUK – Quarterly contibutions in dwellings maintenance and improvement price indexes (%)

  • Insee

Graph6aUK – Changes in main dwellings maintenance and improvement price indexes

  • Insee, Ministry of Ecology

Graph6cUK – Changes in main dwellings maintenance and improvement price indexes

  • Insee, Ministry of Ecology

Graph6bUK – Changes in main dwellings maintenance and improvement price indexes

  • Insee, Ministry of Ecology