In Q3 2019, the prices of buildings' maintenance and improvement works rose by +0.3%Buildings maintenance and improvement price index - third quarter 2019
In Q3 2019, buildings’ maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA) increased by +0.3%, a similar rise than in the previous quarter. Prices evolved differently based on the type of work provided. Thus, they fell back in floor and wall covering (−0.2% after +0.2%) and slowed down in plastering (+0.1% after +0.7%) and in other specialized construction activities (+0.1% after +0.9%). Conversely, they accelerated in roofing (+1.3% after +0.4%) and bounced back in electrical installation (+0.4% after -0.3%).
Over a quarter, the rise was stronger in the non-residential sector (+0.3%) than in the residential sector (+0.2%).
Over a year, buildings' maintenance and improvement work prices increased by 1.5% in Q3 2019, after +1.3% in the previous quarter. The rise was higher in the residential sector (+1.6%) than in the non-residential sector (+1.4%). Prices accelerated in joinery installation (+2.1% after +1.8%) and in roofing (+3.5% after +2.2%). They were practically stable in electrical installation (+0.1% after -0.7%) and bounced back in other construction installation (+0.5% after -0.1%). Conversely, they slowed down in floor and wall covering (+1.3% after +1.6%) and in other specialized construction activities (+1.9% after +2.1%).
The evolution in the IPEA price index between the first quarter of 2019 and the second quarter of 2019 was unchanged to +0.3%.
tableau Buildings' maintenance and improvement work price index
|IPEA||IPEA residential||IPEA non residential|
tableau Buildings’ maintenance and improvement work price index
|Weights (in %)||Q3 2019||Q/Q-1 (1)||Q/Q-4 (2)|
|Buildings maintenance and improvement work price index (IPEA)||100||104.6||0.3||1.5|
|All buildings by type of work|
|4321 - Electrical installation||16.5||103.4||0.4||0.1|
|4322 - Plumbing. heat and air−conditioning installation||19.2||104.6||0.1||1.5|
|4329 - Other construction installation||6.2||102.5||0.2||0.5|
|4331 - Plastering||3.5||107.6||0.1||2.1|
|4332 - Joinery installation||19.5||105.3||0.4||2.1|
|4333 - Floor and wall covering||4.3||103.4||-0.2||1.3|
|4334 - Painting and glazing||8.9||102.7||0.0||1.1|
|4391 - Roofing||6.3||109.4||1.3||3.5|
|4399 - Other specialised construction activities||15.7||104.4||0.1||1.9|
- (1) index of the last quarter compared to that of the previous quarter (in %)
- (2) index of the last quarter compared to that of the same period of the previous year (in %)
- Source : Insee
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