In the third quarter of 2014, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index are flatDwellings maintenance and improvement price index - 3rd quarter of 2014

In the third quarter of 2014, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA) is flat like in the previous quarter. Over a year, IPEA rose by 0.7%, while “maintenance and improvement cost index” (BT50) increased this quarter (+0.3%) and over a year (+0.2%).

In the third quarter of 2014, dwellings maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA) is flat like in the previous quarter. Over a year, IPEA rose by 0.7%, while “maintenance and improvement cost index” (BT50) increased this quarter (+0.3%) and over a year (+0.2%).

Prices increased in the second quarter in plastering (+0.5%), metal joinery (+0.3%) and wood and PVC joinery works (+0.3%).

Prices are virtualy flat in roofing activities (–0.1%), in masonry works and building structural works (–0.1%), in plumbing (–0.1%) and in heat and air-conditioning installation (–0.1%).

However, prices declined slowly in electricity (–0,2 %) and in painting and floor and wall covering (–0.2%).

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 2014Q3 Q/Q-1 Q/Q-4
IPEA 1 000 105.6 + 0.0 + 0.7
Masonry works and building structural works 169 104.2 - 0.1 + 1.4
Painting and floor and wall covering 169 102.7 - 0.2 + 0.2
Wood and PVC joinery works 155 108.1 + 0.3 + 1.1
heat and air-conditioning installation 107 107.5 - 0.1 + 0.9
Plumbing 101 110.0 - 0.1 + 0.5
Roofing activities 94 104.3 - 0.1 - 0.7
Electrical installation 92 104.0 - 0.2 + 0.5
Metal joinery works and ironwork 63 107.2 + 0.3 + 0.9
Plastering 50 102.1 + 0.5 + 1.8
BT 50 1 000 107.0 + 0.3 + 0.2
  • 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)
2014Q2
IPEA - 0.1
Masonry works and building structural works ///
Painting and floor and wall covering - 0.4
Wood and PVC joinery works - 0.2
heat and air-conditioning installation + 0.1
Plumbing + 0.1
Roofing activities - 0.4
Electrical installation ///
Metal joinery works and ironwork ///
Plastering - 0.1
  • How to read it: the change of the index of roofing activities between the fourth quarter of 2013 and the first quarter of 2014 published in May 2014 is updated down by –0.4%.
  • Source: INSEE

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

  • Sources: Insee, Ministry of Ecology

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

  • Souce: INSEE

Graph6aUK – Main dwellings maintenance and improvement price indexes

  • Sources: INSEE, Ministry of Ecology

Graph6bUK – Main dwellings maintenance and improvement price indexes

  • Sources: INSEE, Ministry of Ecology

Graph6cUK – Main dwellings maintenance and improvement price indexes

  • Sources: INSEE, Ministry of Ecology