In the second quarter of 2014, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index increased by 0.1%Dwellings maintenance and improvement price index - 2nd Quarter 2014

In the second quarter of 2014, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA) increased smoothly by 0.1%, after an increase by +0.3% in previous quarter. Over a year, IPEA rose by 1.0%, while “maintenance and improvement cost index” (BT50) remained stable this quarter and over a year.

In the second quarter of 2014, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA) increased smoothly by 0.1%, after an increase by +0.3% in previous quarter. Over a year, IPEA rose by 1.0%, while “maintenance and improvement cost index” (BT50) remained stable this quarter and over a year.

Prices increased in the second quarter in masonry works and building structural works (+0.3%), wood and PVC joinery works (+0.3%), painting and floor and wall covering (0.2%), plastering (+0.2%) and metal joinery (+0.1%).

Prices are flat in heat and air-conditioning installation, plumbing and electricity .

However, prices declined in roofing activities (-0.3%).

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 2014Q2 Q/Q-1 Q/Q-4
IPEA 1 000 105.7 + 0.1 + 1.0
Masonry works and building structural works 169 104.3 + 0.3 + 1.7
Painting and floor and wall covering 169 103.3 + 0.2 + 0.8
Wood and PVC joinery works 155 108.0 + 0.3 + 1.1
heat and air-conditioning installation 107 107.5 0.0 + 0.5
Plumbing 101 110.0 0.0 + 1.2
Roofing activities 94 104.9 – 0.3 + 0.4
Electrical installation 92 104.2 0.0 + 1.3
Metal joinery works and ironwork 63 106.8 + 0.1 + 0.5
Plastering 50 101.6 + 0.2 + 1.5
BT 50 1 000 106.7 0.0 + 0.0
  • 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)
2014Q1
IPEA ///
Masonry works and building structural works + 0.1
Painting and floor and wall covering ///
Wood and PVC joinery works + 0.1
heat and air-conditioning installation – 0.1
Plumbing ///
Roofing activities ///
Electrical installation – 0.1
Metal joinery works and ironwork + 0.2
Plastering ///
  • Reading note: the change of the index of masonry works and building structural works between the fourth quarter of 2013 and the first quarter of 2014 published in May 2014 was +0.4%. It is updated to +0.5%, that is to say a revision of +0.1 %.
  • Source: Insee

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

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

  • Source: Insee

Graph6aUK – Changes in main dwellings maintenance and improvement price indexes

Graph6bUK – Changes in main dwellings maintenance and improvement price indexes

  • Sources: Insee, Ministry of Ecology

Graph6cUK – Changes in main dwellings maintenance and improvement price indexes