Key sentiment indicators

Quarterly movement

Materials

Labour

Overheads

Profits

Preliminaries

Construction by numbers

Quarterly percentage change

1.2%

Construction employment

12.2%

Construction vacancies

-2.6%

Construction new orders

19.1%

Construction insolvencies

3.3%

Construction average weekly earnings

Hot rates (price index)

Quarterly percentage change

5.2%

Ready-mixed concrete

6.6%

Fuel (diesel)

-14.1%

Imported sawn wood price index

4.1%

Structural steel

4.4%

Copper

* Data values as of Q1 2022

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