In the third quarter of 2015, dwellings maintenance and improvement work prices were flatDwellings maintenance and improvement price index - 3rd Quarter of 2015

In the third quarter of 2015, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA) was stable (after +0.1% in the previous quarter). Over a year, it rose by 0.3%.

In the third quarter of 2015, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA) was stable (after +0.1% in the previous quarter). Over a year, it rose by 0.3%.

In the third quarter, prices were flat in plumbing, roofing activities, electrical installation and plastering and virtually flat in painting and floor and wall covering (–0.1%) and heat and air-conditioning installation (–0.1%). They decreased in wood and PVC joinery works (–0.3%), but they increased slightly in masonry works and building structural works metal joinery works (+0.2%) and in ironwork and in plastering (+0.2%).

graphipeaUK – Dwellings maintenance and improvement work price and cost indices (IPEA and ICP 43BTR)

  • Source: INSEE

Producer cost index in specialised construction in existing buildings (ICP-43BTR) increased slightly in the third quarter of 2015 (+0.2%), and rose by 0.4% over a year.

TABIPEA – Dwellings maintenance and improvement work price and cost index

Dwellings maintenance and improvement work price and cost index
Weights 2015Q3 Q/Q-1 Q/Q-4
Dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA) 1 000 105.9 0.0 +0.3
Masonry works and building structural works 169 104.4 +0.2 0.0
Painting and floor and wall covering 169 102.3 -0.1 -0.4
Wood and PVC joinery works 155 108.9 -0.3 +0.8
Heat and air-conditioning installation 107 107.9 -0.1 +0.6
Plumbing 101 110.6 0.0 +0.6
Roofing activities 94 104.5 0.0 +0.1
Electrical installation 92 104.6 0.0 +0.5
Metal joinery works and ironwork 63 108.5 +0.2 +1.2
Plastering 50 102.4 0.0 +0.3
Producer cost index in specialised construction in existing buildings (ICP-43BTR) 1 000 105.6 +0.2 +0.4
  • In %, raw data, base and reference 100 in 2010
  • Source: INSEE

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)
2015Q2
IPEA ///
Masonry works and building structural works -0.1
Painting and floor and wall covering -0.1
Wood and PVC joinery works +0.1
Heat and air-conditioning installation ///
Plumbing -0.1
Roofing activities +0.1
Electrical installation ///
Metal joinery works and ironwork ///
Plastering -0.1
  • How to read it: the change of the “Painting and floor and wall covering” price index between the first and the second quarter of 2015 is revised downward by 0.1 points. Published in August 2015 at 0.0%, it is now estimated at –0.1%.
  • Source: INSEE

Graph6aUK – Changes in dwellings maintenance and improvement work price indices

  • Raw data, base and reference 100 in 2010
  • Source: INSEE

Graph6bUK – Changes in dwellings maintenance and improvement work price indices

  • Raw data, base and reference 100 in 2010
  • Source: INSEE

Graph6cUK – Changes in dwellings maintenance and improvement work price indices

  • Raw data, base and reference 100 in 2010
  • Source: INSEE