National Civil Construction Index changes 0.35% in March

April 09, 2020 09h00 AM | Last Updated: April 09, 2020 07h48 PM

The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi) changed 0.35% in March, an increase of 0.10 percentage points in relation to the previous month, when it registered 0.25%. In March 2019, the index was 0.52%. The cumulative index in the first quarter was 0.90%. Sinapi recorded the result of 3.77% in the last 12 months, a decrease in relation to the 3.95% rate in the previous 12 months.

The national cost of construction, per square meter, which closed at R$1,165.13 in February, increased to R$1,169.15 in March, of which R$613.81 related to materials and R $ 555.34 to labor force.

The share of materials changed by 0.20%, registering a decrease both in relation to the previous month (0.53%) and in relation to March 2019 (0.79%), 0.33 and 0.59 percentage points, respectively. The labor force, with two collective bargaining agreements taken place, changed by 0.51%, registering a significant increase, 0.57 percentage points, compared to the negative rate of February (-0.06%). In relation to March 2019, with a rate of 0.23%, the increase was less expressive, 0.28 percentage points.

In the first quarter of the year, the cumulative figures are 1.36% (materials) and 0.39% (labor force), whereas in twelve months they were 4.35% (materials) and 3.09% (labor force).

Northeast Region records highest monthly change

The Northeast Region, with an increase in the share of materials in seven of the nine states that comprise it and a collective agreement signed in Bahia, had the greatest regional change in March, 0.69%. The other regions presented the following results: 0.30% (North), 0.23% (Southeast), 0.10% (South) and 0.15% (Central-West).

The regional costs, per square meter, were: R$1,179.62 (North); R$1,083.86 (Northeast); R$1,216.75 (Southeast); R$1,226.42 (South) and R$1,175.45 (Central-West).

Amapá boosts

With an increase in the share of materials, and under the impact of readjustment in the professional categories, Amapá (2.54%) was the state that presented the greatest monthly variation. Then came Bahia (2.28%), also under the influence of a collective agreement.

Sinapi - March/2020
With the exemption in the payroll in the enterprises of the sector

GEOGRAPHIC AREAS AVERAGE COSTS INDEX NUMBERS PERCENTAGE CHANGES
R$/m2 JUN/94=100 MONTHLY YEAR 12 MONTHS
BRAZIL 1169.15 585.19 0.35 0.90 3.77
NORTH REGION 1179.62 587.80 0.30 0.87 4.47
Rondonia 1235.32 688.83 0.57 1.12 6.11
Acre 1297.30 688.58 0.12 0.74 4.55
Amazonas 1147.06 561.65 0.19 0.17 5.19
Roraima 1226.34 509.32 -0.17 0.17 3.46
Para 1164.98 558.45 0.10 0.86 3.84
Amapa 1166.26 566.53 2.54 3.02 7.31
Tocantins 1193.31 627.36 0.01 1.45 2.46
NORTHEAST REGION
1083.86 585.48 0.69 1.52 3.65
Maranhão 1126.58 593.52 0.13 1.01 5.59
Piaui 1104.46 733.99 0.12 0.26 2.46
Ceara 1082.07 624.95 -0.03 1.49 4.21
Rio Grande do Norte 1047.21 527.90 0.50 0.65 0.83
Paraiba 1110.86 614.45 0.04 0.85 2.26
Pernambuco 1046.16 559.38 0.01 1.02 3.14
Alagoas 1051.53 525.41 0.30 0.68 2.02
Sergipe 1002.65 532.80 0.01 1.49 2.02
Bahia 1097.60 580.99 2.28 2.80 4.23
SOUTHEAST REGION
1216.75 582.61 0.23 0.65 3.32
Minas Gerais 1123.00 617.96 0.14 1.00 4.20
Espirito Santo 1057.10 586.33 0.02 0.56 3.55
Rio de Janeiro 1295.77 590.45 0.27 0.52 4.13
São Paulo 1254.32 566.60 0.28 0.52 2.50
SOUTH REGION
1226.42 586.53 0.10 0.31 4.64
Parana 1191.00 569.51 0.23 0.05 4.05
Santa Catarina 1335.50 723.44 0.00 0.34 5.32
Rio Grande do Sul 1180.74 535.91 -0.02 0.71 4.90
CENTRAL-WEST REGION
1175.45 600.07 0.15 0.83 4.07
Mato Grosso do Sul 1123.90 528.58 -0.01 0.55 2.97
Mato Grosso 1172.57 668.93 0.52 2.18 3.21
Goias 1165.38 615.61 -0.30 0.41 5.57
Federal District 1228.70 542.68 0.36 -0.13 3.93
Source: IBGE. Diretoria de Pesquisas. Coordenação de Índices de Preços,

Sinapi - Março/2020
Without the exemption of the payroll in the enterprises of the sector

GEOGRAPHIC AREAS AVERAGE COSTS INDEX NUMBERS PERCENTAGE CHANGES
R$/m2 JUN/94=100 MONTHLY YEAR 12 MONTHS
BRAZIL 1254.47 627.59 0.36 0.86 3.73
NORTH REGION
1259.52 627.64 0.30 0.83 4.44
Rondonia 1319.73 735.82 0.56 1.09 6.12
Acre 1384.26 734.67 0.09 0.61 4.50
Amazonas 1225.77 600.37 0.18 0.16 5.13
Roraima 1317.85 547.17 -0.15 0.17 3.37
Para 1242.33 595.28 0.09 0.81 3.80
Amapa 1245.67 604.97 2.67 3.12 7.45
Tocantins 1274.73 670.42 0.01 1.48 2.40
NORHTEAST REGION
1159.25 626.27 0.74 1.53 3.69
Maranhão 1201.84 633.32 0.13 0.94 5.47
Piaui 1179.65 783.76 0.11 0.25 2.54
Ceara 1153.93 666.04 -0.02 1.45 4.29
Rio Grande do Norte 1117.68 563.20 0.48 0.64 0.72
Paraiba 1185.94 655.78 0.11 0.93 2.34
Pernambuco 1119.24 598.30 0.01 0.96 3.14
Alagoas 1124.38 561.87 0.29 0.67 2.19
Sergipe 1073.10 570.39 0.02 1.47 2.15
Bahia 1178.62 623.38 2.42 2.92 4.22
SOUTHEAST REGION
1309.85 626.72 0.24 0.60 3.23
Minas Gerais 1203.86 662.21 0.22 0.90 4.07
Espirito Santo 1135.04 629.66 0.02 0.53 3.65
Rio de Janeiro 1397.96 637.45 0.24 0.49 4.19
São Paulo 1352.35 610.85 0.26 0.49 2.39
SOUTH REGION
1320.62 631.41 0.06 0.22 4.60
Parana 1285.42 614.71 0.14 -0.04 3.96
Santa Catarina 1441.88 781.05 0.01 0.26 5.29
Rio Grande do Sul 1262.84 573.23 -0.02 0.66 5.00
CENTRAL-WEST REGION
1255.71 640.99 0.14 0.79 4.06
Mato Grosso do Sul 1203.10 565.36 0.00 0.53 3.17
Mato Grosso 1251.88 714.08 0.49 2.04 2.94
Goias 1245.03 657.16 -0.27 0.44 5.64
Federal District 1311.86 579.40 0.34 -0.13 4.03
Source: IBGE. Diretoria de Pesquisas. Coordenação de Índices de Preços,