National Index of Civil Construction rises 1.71% in October

November 06, 2020 09h00 AM | Last Updated: November 09, 2020 04h25 PM

The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi) rose 1.71% in October, 0.27 percentage point above the rate of the previous month (1.44%) and the highest rate in 2020. The increase occurred in all states and was influenced by the significant increase in the share of materials. In the year, the index accumulates an increase of 6.13% and, in the last 12 months, of 6.48%, a result well above the 4.89% registered in the preceding 12 months. In October 2019, the index was 0.19%.

The national cost of construction, per square meter, which had closed at R$ 1,209.02 in September, increased to R$ 1,229.72 in October, of which R$ 666.03 were related to materials and R$ 644.38, to workforce.

The share of materials increased significantly in several segments and rose 3.17%, the highest rate in the Sinapi time series, which started in 2013. The observed increases were 0.62 percentage points in relation to the previous month (2.55%) and 2.92 percentage points compared to October 2019 (0.25%).

The share of workforce, with no increases observed, changed 0.04%, decelerating 0.16 percentage points in relation to the previous month (0.20%) and 0.07 percentage points compared to October 2019 (0.11 %).

The cumulative indexes in the year are 9.97% (materials) and 1.89% (workforce), and in twelve months, 10.01% (materials) and 2.55% (workforce).

Northeast has the highest monthly change

With an increase of 2.07% in the portion of materials, the Northeast had the greatest regional change in October. The highlights of this region were Sergipe (3.24%), Bahia (2.93%), Pernambuco (2.91%) and Alagoas (2.45%).

The other regions presented the following results: 1.86% (North), 1.52% (Southeast), 1.77% (South) and 1.17% (Central-West).

Regional costs per square meter were: R$ 1,243.85 (North); R$ 1,151.11 (Northeast); R$ 1,277.56 (Southeast); R$ 1,277.25 (South) and R$ 1,222.25 (Central-West).

Among the states, Sergipe had the highest monthly change for the second consecutive time, with 2.91% in September and 3.24% in October.

SINAPI, created in 1969, aims at producing cost and index information systematically and nationwide, for the preparation and assessment of price estimations, as well as for cost monitoring.

Sinapi – October 2020
WITH payroll exemption in the sector's enterprises

GEOGRAPHIC AREAS AVERAGE COSTS INDEX NUMBERS PERCENTAGE CHANGED
R$/m2 JUN/94=100 MONTHLY IN THE YEAR 12 MONTHS
BRAZIL 1229.72 615.50 1.71 6.13 6.48
NORTH REGION
1243.85 619.80 1.86 6.36 6.46
Rondônia 1284.04 715.92 1.82 5.10 5.19
Acre 1362.14 723.08 1.03 5.79 6.74
Amazonas 1224.58 599.61 2.73 6.94 7.02
Roraima 1275.97 529.92 1.04 4.22 4.60
Para 1224.52 587.02 1.89 6.02 5.77
Amapá 1234.49 599.62 0.97 9.04 10.08
Tocantins 1260.94 662.88 1.28 7.20 7.59
NORTHEAST REGION
1151.11 621.79 2.07 7.81 8.14
Maranhão 1185.43 624.47 0.82 6.28 6.99
Piauí 1170.88 778.17 1.49 6.29 7.50
Ceara 1129.47 652.27 1.16 5.93 6.75
Rio Grande do Norte 1096.89 552.90 1.15 5.42 5.84
Paraíba 1194.37 660.59 1.73 8.43 8.92
Pernambuco 1113.77 595.47 2.91 7.54 7.27
Alagoas 1117.28 558.26 2.45 6.98 7.26
Sergipe 1086.33 577.25 3.24 9.96 10.23
Bahia 1178.73 623.93 2.93 10.40 10.39
SOUTHEAST REGION
1277.56 611.77 1.52 5.69 6.10
Minas Gerais 1173.21 645.70 1.96 5.54 6.51
Espirito Santo 1131.34 627.57 2.23 7.63 7.80
Rio de Janeiro 1358.99 619.37 1.10 5.44 5.67
São Paulo 1319.44 595.99 1.41 5.73 5.94
SOUTH REGION
1277.25 610.80 1.77 4.46 4.63
Paraná 1241.55 593.68 1.42 4.29 4.46
Santa Catarina 1399.13 757.86 2.66 5.11 5.52
Rio Grande do Sul 1219.73 553.53 1.39 4.02 3.93
CENTRAL-WEST REGION
1222.25 623.92 1.17 4.84 5.51
Mato Grosso do Sul 1176.19 553.19 1.86 5.23 5.38
Mato Grosso 1207.04 688.59 0.74 5.19 5.68
Goias 1210.90 639.64 1.32 4.33 5.68
Federal District 1290.07 569.75 1.10 4.85 5.20

Sinapi – October 2020
WITHOUT payroll exemption in the sector's enterprises

GEOGRAPHIC AREAS AVERAGE COSTS INDEX NUMBERS PERCENTAGE CHANGES
R$/m2 JUN/94=100 MONTHLY IN THE YEAR 12 MONTHS
BRAZIL 1316.24 658.40 1.60 5.81 6.19
NORTH REGION
1324.81 660.25 1.75 6.07 6.17
Rondônia 1368.21 762.95 1.71 4.82 4.83
Acre 1450.14 769.65 0.97 5.40 6.32
Amazonas 1303.33 638.24 2.56 6.48 6.55
Roraima 1368.00 568.01 0.97 3.98 4.34
Para 1304.04 624.94 1.77 5.83 5.59
Amapá 1314.29 638.34 0.91 8.81 9.80
Tocantins 1342.55 706.14 1.20 6.89 7.29
NORTHEAST REGION
1227.63 663.14 1.93 7.51 7.84
Maranhão 1263.86 666.01 0.76 6.15 6.81
Piauí 1246.09 827.99 1.40 5.91 7.28
Ceará 1201.27 693.43 1.07 5.63 6.39
Rio Grande do Norte 1168.49 588.82 1.08 5.22 5.59
Paraíba 1274.10 704.54 1.54 8.44 8.96
Pernambuco 1188.64 635.47 2.72 7.23 6.99
Alagoas 1190.18 594.76 2.30 6.57 6.83
Sergipe 1156.78 614.80 3.03 9.38 9.62
Bahia 1259.80 666.32 2.74 10.01 9.99
SOUTHEAST REGION
1372.03 656.46 1.42 5.38 5.84
Minas Gerais 1254.53 690.09 1.84 5.15 6.27
Espirito Santo 1211.31 671.90 2.05 7.27 7.42
Rio de Janeiro 1464.47 667.81 1.02 5.28 5.49
São Paulo 1418.58 640.76 1.32 5.41 5.64
SOUTH REGION
1372.57 656.24 1.67 4.16 4.32
Paraná 1337.77 639.72 1.33 4.03 4.14
Santa Catarina 1506.56 815.96 2.51 4.74 5.18
Rio Grande do Sul 1301.88 590.90 1.31 3.76 3.68
CENTRAL-WEST REGION
1303.55 665.41 1.13 4.63 5.32
Mato Grosso do Sul 1255.52 589.98 1.73 4.91 5.11
Mato Grosso 1286.61 733.97 0.70 4.88 5.35
Goiás 1291.97 681.87 1.35 4.22 5.64
Federal District 1375.31 607.46 1.03 4.70 5.04