National Index of Civil Construction rises 1.44% in September

October 09, 2020 09h00 AM | Last Updated: October 13, 2020 03h34 PM

The National Index of Civil Construction - Sinapi rose 1.44% in September, the highest rise since July 2013, standing 0.56 percentage points above the August´s rate. The cumulative index in the year stayed at 4.34% and, in the last 12 months, at 4.89%, a result well above the rate of 3.78% recorded in the 12 immediately previous months.  In September 2019, the index was 0.37%.

The national cost of construction, per square meter, which in August closed at R$1,191.84, in September rose to R$1,209.02. Of this figure, R$645.56 was related to material, while R$563.46 was related to labor force.

Having risen in a number of segments, the parcel of material increased 2.55%, the highest index in the time series with exemption of payroll started in 2013. The increases were of 0.95 percentage points in relation to the previous month (1.60%) and of 2.28 percentage points in relation to September 2019 (0.27%).

Having registered two adjustments, the parcel of workforce recorded 0.20%, rising 0.11 percentage points in relation to the previous month (0.09%) and dropping 0.27 percentage points in relation to September 2019 (0.47%).

The cumulative indexes in the year were 6.59% (material) and 1.85% (workforce). In 12 months, the cumulative indexes were 6.90% (material) and 2.62% (workforce).

North Region registers highest monthly change

The North Region posted the highest regional change in September (1.81%), due to the significant rise in the parcel of material in all the states and also to the collective work agreement in Pará.

The other regions recorded the following figures: 1.62% (Northeast), 1.33% (Southeast), 1.06% (South) and 1.52% (Central-West). The regional costs, per square meter, were: R$1,221.08 (North); R$1,127.78 (Northeast); R$1,258.43 (Southeast); R$1,255.02 (South) and R$1,208.09 (Central-West).

Among the states, Sergipe registered the highest monthly change (2.91%), due to the rise recorded in the parcel of material.

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.

SELECTED STATISTICS

Sinapi - September 2020
with 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 1209.02 605.15 1.44 4.34 4.89
 
NORTH REGION 1221.08 608.48 1.81 4.42 5.53
Rondonia 1261.08 703.12 0.89 3.22 3.44
Acre 1348.26 715.71 2.01 4.71 5.77
Amazonas 1191.99 583.67 1.21 4.10 4.44
Roraima 1262.85 524.46 1.84 3.15 4.84
Para 1201.82 576.13 2.41 4.06 5.83
Amapa 1222.67 593.86 0.97 7.99 9.69
Tocantins 1245.05 654.50 1.70 5.84 5.72
 
NORTHEAST REGION  1127.78 609.18 1.62 5.63 5.93
Maranhão 1175.74 619.39 1.16 5.42 6.08
Piaui 1153.71 766.74 2.38 4.73 6.49
Ceara 1116.54 644.79 0.80 4.71 5.37
Rio Grande do Norte 1084.45 546.61 1.30 4.22 4.65
Paraiba 1174.11 649.36 1.65 6.58 7.13
Pernambuco 1082.30 578.63 1.31 4.50 4.06
Alagoas 1090.51 544.91 1.27 4.42 4.90
Sergipe 1052.28 559.14 2.91 6.51 6.38
Bahia 1145.15 606.17 2.39 7.26 7.31
 
SOUTHEAST REGION 1258.43 602.61 1.33 4.11 4.61
Minas Gerais 1150.68 633.29 1.21 3.51 4.51
Espirito Santo 1106.71 613.88 1.47 5.28 5.44
Rio de Janeiro 1344.23 612.63 0.41 4.30 5.03
São Paulo 1301.05 587.70 1.77 4.26 4.40
 
SOUTH REGION 1255.02 600.18 1.06 2.65 3.07
Parana 1224.14 585.36 1.35 2.83 3.08
Santa Catarina 1362.83 738.22 0.74 2.39 2.95
Rio Grande do Sul 1202.96 545.94 0.94 2.60 3.14
 
CENTRAL-WEST REGION 1208.09 616.71 1.52 3.63 4.68
Mato Grosso do Sul 1154.72 543.09 1.23 3.31 4.10
Mato Grosso 1198.13 683.54 1.14 4.41 4.98
Goias 1195.18 631.31 1.27 2.97 5.10
Federal District 1276.05 563.55 2.54 3.71 4.12
Source: IBGE, Diretoria de Pesquisas, Coordenação de Índices de Preços.

Sinapi - September 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 1295.48 648.03 1.35 4.15 4.70
 
NORTH REGION 1302.05 648.90 1.77 4.25 5.39
Rondonia 1345.25 750.12 0.82 3.06 3.21
Acre 1436.26 762.25 1.88 4.39 5.38
Amazonas 1270.74 622.31 1.13 3.82 4.16
Roraima 1354.92 562.55 1.74 2.99 4.82
Para 1281.34 614.07 2.44 3.99 5.86
Amapa 1302.48 632.58 0.91 7.83 9.42
Tocantins 1326.66 697.77 1.60 5.62 5.58
 
NORTHEAST REGION  1204.41 650.59 1.52 5.47 5.79
Maranhão 1254.27 660.98 1.09 5.35 5.96
Piaui 1228.92 816.56 2.24 4.45 6.33
Ceara 1188.50 686.09 0.75 4.51 5.12
Rio Grande do Norte 1156.05 582.53 1.22 4.09 4.43
Paraiba 1254.80 693.86 1.53 6.79 7.32
Pernambuco 1157.17 618.64 1.23 4.40 3.99
Alagoas 1163.41 581.39 1.19 4.17 4.62
Sergipe 1122.73 596.72 2.72 6.16 6.04
Bahia 1226.22 648.55 2.23 7.08 7.12
 
SOUTHEAST REGION 1352.84 647.27 1.23 3.90 4.44
Minas Gerais 1231.92 677.62 1.13 3.25 4.40
Espirito Santo 1186.92 658.40 1.37 5.12 5.25
Rio de Janeiro 1449.70 661.06 0.37 4.21 4.91
São Paulo 1400.10 632.41 1.64 4.04 4.21
 
SOUTH REGION 1350.06 645.47 0.98 2.45 2.86
Parana 1320.18 631.32 1.24 2.66 2.91
Santa Catarina 1469.61 795.98 0.69 2.18 2.76
Rio Grande do Sul 1285.03 583.26 0.87 2.42 2.92
 
CENTRAL-WEST REGION 1288.95 657.98 1.47 3.46 4.50
Mato Grosso do Sul 1234.22 579.95 1.15 3.13 3.92
Mato Grosso 1277.70 728.87 1.07 4.16 4.69
Goias 1274.80 672.79 1.19 2.83 4.97
Federal District 1361.34 601.26 2.54 3.64 4.03
Source: IBGE, Diretoria de Pesquisas, Coordenação de Índices de Preços.