High activity in civil engineering works
Construction, housing and property
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The Production index is a volume index and measures the activity based on working hours. In building and construction the activity rose by 1.0 per cent from 1st to 2nd quarter for seasonally-adjusted figures.

Production index for constructionQ2 2015



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The figures in the first and second quarters of 2015 may contain errors. Revised figures will be published soon.

High activity in civil engineering works

The building and construction activity rose by 1.0 per cent from the 1st to 2nd quarter of 2015, according to seasonally-adjusted figures. While building activity remained unchanged, civil engineering works rose by 5.2 per cent this quarter.

Construction, production index. 2010=100
Seasonally adjusted, per centWorking day adjusted, per centIndex
1st quarter 2015 - 2nd quarter 20152nd quarter 2014 - 2nd quarter 20152nd quarter 2015
Buildings, total0.30.1116.7
Civil engineering works5.26.2163.5
Figure 1. Production index. Construction. Seasonally adjusted

The total production in the 2nd quarter was 1.5 per cent higher than the corresponding quarter in 2014, when adjusted for working days. This corresponds to a minor rise in building activity of 0.1 per cent and substantial growth by 6.2 per cent in civil engineering works.