In the first quarter of 2014, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index increased by 0.4%Dwellings maintenance and improvement price index - 1st quarter 2014

In the first quarter of 2014, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA) increased by 0.4%, as in previous quarter. Over a year, IPEA rose by 1.1%, while “maintenance and improvement cost index” (BT50) went up by 0.1% over a quarter (-0.1% over a year).

In the first quarter of 2014, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA) increased by 0.4%, as in previous quarter. Over a year, IPEA rose by 1.1%, while “maintenance and improvement cost index” (BT50) went up by 0.1% over a quarter (-0.1% over a year).

Prices increased in electricity (+0.7%), plastering (+0.7%), heat and air-conditioning installation (+0.6%), masonry works and building structural works (+0.4%), painting and floor and wall covering (0.4%), plumbing (+0.4%), wood and PVC joinery works (+0.3%), roofing and floor and wall covering (+0.1%).

Prices desceased in metal joinery (-0.1% and 0.4% 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 2014Q1 Q/Q-1 Q/Q-4
IPEA 1 000 105.5 + 0.4 + 1.1
Masonry works and building structural works 169 103.8 + 0.4 + 1.6
Painting and floor and wall covering 169 103.1 + 0.4 + 0.7
Wood and PVC joinery works 155 107.6 + 0.3 + 1.0
heat and air-conditioning installation 107 106.6 + 0.6 + 1.4
Plumbing 101 110.1 + 0.4 + 1.3
Roofing activities 94 105.1 + 0.1 + 0.9
Electrical installation 92 104.4 + 0.7 + 0.4
Metal joinery works and ironwork 63 106.6 - 0.1 + 0.4
Plastering 50 101.5 + 0.7 + 1.2
BT 50 1 000 106.9 + 0.1 - 0.1
  • 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)
2013T4
IPEA ///
Masonry works and building structural works - 0.2
Painting and floor and wall covering ///
Wood and PVC joinery works + 0.2
heat and air-conditioning installation + 0.2
Plumbing - 0.2
Roofing activities - 0.1
Electrical installation + 0.2
Metal joinery works and ironwork + 0.1
Plastering + 0.1
  • Reading note: the change of the index of masonry works and building structural works between the third quarter of 2013 and the fourth quarter of 2013 published in February 2014 was +0.8%. It is updated to +0.6%, that is to say a revision of -0.2 %.
  • 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