National Index of Civil Construction rises 1.94% in December, closes 2020 at 10.16%

January 12, 2021 09h00 AM | Last Updated: January 12, 2021 03h21 PM

The National Index of Civil Construction - Sinapi rose 1.94% in December, standing 0.12 percentage points above the rate in the previous month (1.82%) and closing the year with the highest rate in the time series with exemption, started in 2013. The cumulative index in the year stayed at 10.16%, increasing 6.13 percentage points in relation to the cumulative rate in 2019 (4.03%). In December 2019, the index had been 0.22%.

The national cost of construction, by square meter, changed to R$1,276.40 in December, being R$710.33 relative to materials and R$566.07, to workforce. In November, the cost had been R$1,252.10.

Rising significantly one more time, the parcel of materials also registered the highest monthly change in 2020: 3.39%, rising 0.24 percentage points over the previous month (3.15%) and 3.52 percentage points over December 2019 (-0.13%).

On the other hand, the parcel of workforce recorded a rate of 0.18%, dropping 0.07 percentage points over the previous month (0.25%) and 0.41 percentage points over the rate of December 2019 (0.59%).

The cumulative result in 2020 was 17.28% in materials, whereas the parcel of the cost related to the expenses with workforce hit 2.33%. In 2019, the parcel of materials closed at 4.54% and workforce, at 3.47%.

Northeast Region registers highest monthly and annual changes

Influenced by the significant rise in the parcel of materials, the Northeast recorded the highest regional change in December (2.37%) and the highest cumulative figure in 2020 (12.50%). In the other regions, the results were: 1.75% (North), 1.69% (Southeast), 2.27% (South) and 1.35% (Central-West).

The regional costs, per square meter, were: R$1,289.71 (North); R$1,201.17 (Northeast); R$1,319.86 (Southeast); R$1,335.31 (South) and R$1,260.87 (Central-West).

Roraima posted the highest rate for the last month of the year: 3.41%. In the cumulative index in the year, Bahia registered the highest rate (17.08%), also recording the highest cumulative rate in the parcel of materials: 28.09%.

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 - December 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              1276.40 638.86 1.94 10.16 10.16
NORTH REGION        1289.71 642.63 1.75 10.28 10.28
Rondônia            1332.15 742.72 1.61 9.04 9.04
Acre                1398.14 742.14 1.08 8.58 8.58
Amazonas            1269.09 621.37 1.23 10.82 10.82
Roraima             1340.19 556.59 3.41 9.47 9.47
Pará               1272.49 610.02 1.94 10.18 10.18
Amapá             1267.32 615.55 1.40 11.94 11.94
Tocantins           1307.43 687.33 2.47 11.15 11.15
NORTHEAST REGION     1201.17 648.81 2.37 12.50 12.50
Maranhão            1214.97 640.02 1.92 8.93 8.93
Piauí              1211.36 805.09 1.62 9.97 9.97
Ceará               1182.73 683.07 2.83 10.93 10.93
Rio Grande do Norte 1129.59 569.37 2.10 8.56 8.56
Paraíba             1229.65 680.08 1.81 11.62 11.62
Pernambuco          1163.45 622.07 1.98 12.35 12.35
Alagoas             1155.45 577.34 1.95 10.63 10.63
Sergipe             1120.38 595.34 1.70 13.41 13.41
Bahia               1250.07 661.67 3.03 17.08 17.08
SOUTHEAST REGION      1319.86 632.00 1.69 9.18 9.18
Minas Gerais        1218.52 670.60 1.82 9.61 9.61
Espírito Santo      1173.89 651.20 1.82 11.68 11.68
Rio de Janeiro      1402.76 639.34 1.95 8.84 8.84
São Paulo           1359.35 614.00 1.51 8.93 8.93
SOUTH REGION          1335.31 638.60 2.27 9.22 9.22
Paraná              1301.42 622.33 2.27 9.33 9.33
Santa Catarina      1439.42 779.61 1.55 8.13 8.13
Rio Grande do Sul   1291.86 586.27 3.04 10.17 10.17
CENTRAL-WEST REGION 1260.87 643.66 1.35 8.16 8.16
Mato Grosso do Sul 1197.89 563.40 0.46 7.17 7.17
Mato Grosso         1226.76 699.86 0.95 6.91 6.91
Goiás               1279.22 675.75 2.23 10.22 10.22
Federal District    1324.10 584.77 1.21 7.61 7.61

 

Sinapi - December 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              1363.23 681.92 1.82 9.59 9.59
NORTH REGION        1370.76 683.16 1.66 9.75 9.75
Rondônia            1418.17 790.81 1.49 8.65 8.65
Acre                1486.14 788.77 1.02 8.02 8.02
Amazonas            1347.68 659.98 1.21 10.11 10.11
Roraima             1432.22 594.69 3.19 8.87 8.87
Pará             1351.98 647.90 1.82 9.72 9.72
Amapá             1347.11 654.26 1.32 11.52 11.52
Tocantins           1389.12 730.61 2.33 10.59 10.59
NORTHEAST REGION     1278.01 690.41 2.24 11.93 11.93
Maranhão            1293.38 681.52 1.80 8.62 8.62
Piauí             1286.29 854.70 1.50 9.32 9.32
Ceará              1255.96 724.97 2.65 10.43 10.43
Rio Grande do Norte 1201.30 605.34 1.99 8.17 8.17
Paraíba             1310.81 724.90 1.82 11.57 11.57
Pernambuco          1238.30 661.98 1.85 11.71 11.71
Alagoas             1228.35 613.82 1.83 9.98 9.98
Sergipe             1190.81 632.88 1.60 12.59 12.59
Bahia               1331.08 704.02 2.84 16.23 16.23
SOUTHEAST REGION      1414.36 676.70 1.58 8.62 8.62
Minas Gerais        1299.91 715.08 1.72 8.96 8.96
Espírito Santo      1253.83 695.48 1.70 11.04 11.04
Rio de Janeiro      1508.13 687.71 1.78 8.41 8.41
São Paulo           1458.56 658.82 1.41 8.38 8.38
SOUTH REGION          1431.47 684.36 2.13 8.63 8.63
Paraná            1397.63 668.31 2.11 8.68 8.68
Santa Catarina      1548.23 838.55 1.52 7.64 7.64
Rio Grande do Sul   1375.78 624.46 2.85 9.66 9.66
CENTRAL-WEST REGION 1343.16 685.59 1.28 7.80 7.80
Mato Grosso do Sul 1277.15 600.16 0.43 6.72 6.72
Mato Grosso         1307.07 745.61 0.95 6.55 6.55
Goiás               1362.68 719.23 2.09 9.93 9.93
Federal District    1409.43 622.55 1.15 7.31 7.31