National Index of Civil Construction changes 0.49% in July

Section: Economic Statistics | Carmen Nery

August 07, 2020 09h00 AM | Last Updated: August 10, 2020 11h16 AM

The National Index of Civil Construction - Sinapi changed 0.49% in July, registering its highest rate in 2020. The index accrues a rise of 1.97% between January and July. The cumulative index over the last 12 months was 3.33%, below the rate of 3.52% recorded over the 12 months prior to that period.

The National Index of Civil Construction Sinapi changed 0.49% in July, standing 0.35 percentage points above the rate in the previous month (0.14%) and registering the highest index in 2020. The cumulative index over the last 12 months was 3.33%, below the rate of 3.52% recorded over the 12 months prior to that period. In the year, the cumulative index was 1.97%. In July 2019, the index was 0.68%.

The national cost of construction, per square meter, which in June closed at R$1,175.62, increased to R$1,181.41 in July, of which R$619.58 were relative to material, and R$561.83 referred to workforce.

The parcel of material changed 0.48%, recording a significant rise in relation to the previous month  (0.17%), a difference of 0.31 percentage points. The rate remained at the same level when compared with the index of July 2019 (0.47%).

On the other hand, the parcel of workforce posted a rate of 0.50%, increasing 0.40 percentage points in relation to the previous month (0.10%). When compared with the rate of July 2019 (0.92%), it dropped 0.42 percentage points.

From January to July, the cumulative indexes were of 2.30% (material) and 1.56% (workforce), but over the last twelve months, they stayed at 3.62% (material) and 2.94% (workforce).

Southeast Region posts the highest rise

Having registered positive rates in all the states and with the collective work agreement in São Paulo, the Southeast Region recorded the highest regional change in July (0.70%).

The other regions recorded the following figures: 0.31% (North), 0.50% (Northeast), 0.17% (South) and 0.24% (Central-West).

The regional costs, per square meter, were: R$1,188.86 (North); R$1,096.97 (Northeast); R$1,233.10 (Southeast); R$1,232.40 (South) and R$1,179.66 (Central-West).

Having risen among the professional categories and having posted a rate of 2.25%, Paraíba was the state that registered the highest monthly change, followed by São Paulo (1.05%), whose parcels of material and workforce increased.

SINAPI, created in 1969, has the purpose of producing information on costs and indexes in a systematic way and with a national coverage, in order to elaborate and assess budgets as well as monitor costs.

Sinapi - July 2020, WITH the exemption in the payroll of the enterprises of the sector
GEOGRAPHIC AREAS AVERAGE COSTS INDEX NUMBERS PERCENTAGE CHANGES
2 JUN/94=100 MONTHLY IN THE YEAR 12 MONTHS
BRAZIL              1181.41 591.36 0.49 1.97 3.33
NORTH REGION        1188.86 592.39 0.31 1.66 3.73
Rondônia            1247.17 695.39 0.36 2.09 3.09
Acre                1314.18 697.56 0.86 2.06 3.86
Amazonas            1158.20 567.11 0.49 1.14 5.31
Roraima             1234.26 512.58 0.06 0.81 2.53
Pará              1166.09 559.00 0.08 0.96 2.62
Amapá               1200.92 583.31 0.69 6.07 7.26
Tocantins           1210.74 636.50 0.27 2.93 3.35
NORTHEAST REGION     1096.97 592.53 0.50 2.74 3.45
Maranhão            1151.67 606.71 0.50 3.26 4.18
Piauí               1115.49 741.36 0.27 1.27 2.86
Ceará               1091.25 630.22 0.18 2.35 5.36
Rio Grande do Norte 1059.80 534.20 0.32 1.85 2.16
Paraíba             1147.89 634.88 2.25 4.21 4.64
Pernambuco          1055.91 564.54 0.26 1.95 1.59
Alagoas             1065.68 532.48 0.59 2.04 2.16
Sergipe             1006.98 535.09 0.24 1.93 1.41
Bahia               1104.27 584.54 0.45 3.43 3.60
SOUTHEAST REGION      1233.10 590.45 0.70 2.01 3.07
Minas Gerais        1127.94 620.75 0.21 1.46 3.13
Espírito Santo      1076.39 597.05 0.23 2.40 3.92
Rio de Janeiro      1330.97 606.55 0.57 3.26 5.83
São Paulo           1269.80 573.58 1.05 1.76 1.86
SOUTH REGION          1232.40 589.40 0.17 0.80 2.96
Paraná              1196.48 572.13 0.07 0.51 1.11
Santa Catarina      1340.30 725.97 0.28 0.69 4.12
Rio Grande do Sul   1188.71 539.51 0.20 1.39 4.85
CENTRAL-WEST REGION 1179.66 602.23 0.24 1.20 3.94
Mato Grosso do Sul 1128.98 530.97 0.13 1.00 3.65
Mato Grosso         1175.13 670.40 0.28 2.41 3.60
Goiás               1170.84 618.45 0.30 0.87 5.72
Federal District  1232.82 544.47 0.16 0.20 2.27

                          SOURCE: IBGE, Diretoria de Pesquisas, Coordenação de Índices de Preços.

  Sinapi - July 2020, WITHOUT the exemption in the payroll of the enterprises of the sector

GEOGRAPHIC AREAS
AVERAGE COSTS INDEX NUMBERS PERCENTAGE CHANGES
R$/m2 JUN/94=100 MONTHLY IN THE YEAR 12 MONTHS
BRAZIL              1267.75 634.20 0.49 1.93 3.30
NORTH REGION 1268.90 632.36 0.30 1.59 3.69
Rondônia            1331.61 742.46 0.34 2.01 2.84
Acre                1402.15 744.17 0.87 1.91 3.59
Amazonas            1236.93 605.79 0.46 1.06 5.24
Roraima             1325.91 550.51 0.07 0.78 2.55
Pará                1243.47 595.87 0.08 0.91 2.66
Amapá               1280.73 622.02 0.65 6.03 7.12
Tocantins           1292.35 679.71 0.26 2.89 3.36
NORTHEAST REGION     1173.31 633.81 0.49 2.75 3.47
Maranhão            1230.10 648.28 0.47 3.33 4.19
Piauí               1190.70 791.16 0.26 1.20 2.94
Ceará               1163.30 671.51 0.18 2.29 5.40
Rio Grande do Norte 1131.39 570.09 0.30 1.87 2.07
Paraíba             1228.58 679.39 2.43 4.57 4.98
Pernambuco          1129.04 603.58 0.24 1.85 1.38
Alagoas             1138.58 568.98 0.55 1.95 2.06
Sergipe             1077.43 572.67 0.23 1.88 1.39
Bahia               1185.32 626.94 0.42 3.51 3.66
SOUTHEAST REGION      1327.81 635.34 0.71 1.99 3.08
Minas Gerais        1209.18 665.13 0.19 1.35 3.10
Espírito Santo      1156.60 641.61 0.21 2.44 3.92
Rio de Janeiro      1437.60 655.55 0.60 3.34 5.99
São Paulo           1369.00 618.37 1.06 1.73 1.84
SOUTH REGION         1327.44 634.70 0.16 0.74 2.91
Paraná              1292.52 618.09 0.07 0.51 1.03
Santa Catarina      1447.00 783.79 0.27 0.61 4.12
Rio Grande do Sul   1270.86 576.85 0.19 1.30 4.90
CENTRAL-WEST REGION 1259.90 643.17 0.22 1.13 3.94
Mato Grosso do Sul 1208.29 567.79 0.13 0.96 3.81
Mato Grosso         1254.44 715.57 0.26 2.25 3.30
Goiás               1250.35 659.93 0.27 0.86 5.78
Federal District    1315.97 581.25 0.15 0.19 2.48

                          SOURCE: IBGE, Diretoria de Pesquisas, Coordenação de Índices de Preços.