In September, National Index of Civil Construction was 0.88%

October 08, 2021 09h00 AM | Last Updated: October 13, 2021 06h54 PM

The National Index of Civil Construction (Sinapi) was 0.88% in September, the lowest rate in 2021 and 0.11 percentage points below the rate of the previous month (0.99%).

There were increases in all regions and the sharpest one was in the Central-West (2.03%), due to the increase in the share of materials in all states and the collective agreement in Goiás. The cumulative index in the last twelve months was 22.06%, slightly below the 22.74% registered in the previous twelve months. The cumulative result for the year was 15.62%.

The national cost of construction per square meter changed from R$1,463.11 to R$1,103.98 in August, of which R$877.35 were relative to materials and R$598.61 to labor force.

The share of materials increased 1.21%, a drop of 0.41 percentage points (pp) over the preceding month (1.62%). Considering September’s index in 2020 (2.55%), the decrease was more significant, 1.34 percentage points.

Conversely, the share of labor force, with a rate of 0.40% and three collective bargaining, recorded high of 0.32 percentage points over the index of August (0.08%). Compared to September 2020 (0.20%), there was a high of 0.20  percentage points.

In the end of the third quarter, the cumulative index in th year are 23.51% (material) and 5.75% (labor force), whereas in twelve months they stood at 35.89% (materials) and 6.25% (labor force), respectively.

Central-West Region records highest monthly change

The Central-West Region, with increase in the share of materials in all states and collective work agreement in Goiás, had the highest regional change in September, 2.03%.

The other regions recorded the following figures: 1.76% (North), 0.55% (Northeast), 0.58% (Southeast) and 1.15% (South).

The regional costs, per square meter, were: R$ 1.438,32 (North); R$ 1.386,06 (Northeast); R$ 1.535,22 (Southeast); R$ 1.565,49 (South) and R$ 1.452,91 (Central-West).

Goiás boosts

With increase in the share of materials and collective bargaining in the professional categories, Goiás was the state with the highest monthly change, 3.13%, followed by Amazonas (3.11%), under the pressure of labor force salary increase.

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 – September 2021
WITH
exemption in the payroll of the sector's enterprises 
GEOGRAPHIC AREAS AVERAGE COSTS INDEX NUMBERS PERCENTAGE CHANGES
R$/m2 JUN/94=100 MENSAL NO ANO 12 MESES
BRAZIL 1475.96 738.64 0.88 15.62 22.06
NORTH REGION 1438.32 716.64 1.76 11.52 17.78
Rondônia 1467.30 818.24 0.16 10.17 16.37
Acre 1544.75 819.92 1.77 10.48 14.56
Amazonas 1417.92 694.17 3.11 11.72 18.93
Roraima 1472.05 611.40 1.14 9.85 16.58
Pará 1428.00 684.62 1.69 12.23 18.83
Amapá 1387.77 674.08 1.22 9.51 13.51
Tocantins 1466.29 770.98 0.41 12.17 17.80
NORTHEAST REGION 1386.06 748.64 0.55 15.39 22.89
Maranhão 1390.66 732.61 0.17 14.47 18.28
Piauí 1341.28 891.31 0.93 10.71 16.25
Ceará 1371.56 792.23 0.30 15.98 22.87
Rio Grande do Norte 1289.58 649.98 0.29 14.16 18.91
Paraíba 1402.72 775.66 1.14 14.05 19.45
Pernambuco 1348.90 721.20 0.44 15.94 24.64
Alagoas 1323.30 661.13 0.59 14.51 21.33
Sergipe 1311.77 696.99 1.14 17.07 24.65
Bahia 1457.19 771.25 0.71 16.56 27.23
SOUTHEAST REGION 1535.22 735.10 0.58 16.31 21.98
Minas Gerais 1447.75 796.76 0.16 18.81 25.81
Espírito Santo 1357.88 753.36 0.32 15.69 22.72
Rio de Janeiro 1623.92 740.17 0.79 15.77 20.82
São Paulo 1566.60 707.57 0.75 15.24 20.40
SOUTH REGION 1565.49 748.66 1.15 17.24 24.74
Paraná 1543.12 737.95 0.77 18.58 26.07
Santa Catarina 1685.99 913.12 1.15 17.13 23.69
Rio Grande do Sul 1486.92 674.89 1.81 15.12 23.62
CENTRAL-WEST REGION 1452.91 741.72 2.03 15.23 20.27
Mato Grosso do Sul 1444.08 679.22 1.83 20.56 25.07
Mato Grosso 1435.65 819.05 1.48 17.03 19.82
Goiás 1435.17 758.19 3.13 12.20 20.10
Federal District 1506.86 665.46 1.41 13.80 18.08

SINAPI – August 2021
WITHOUT exemption in the payroll of the sector's enterprises
GEOGRAPHIC AREAS AVERAGE COSTS INDEX NUMBERS PERCENTAGE CHANGES
R$/m2 JUN/94=100 MONTHLY YEAR 12 MONTHS
BRAZIL 1567.95 784.32 0.85 15.02 21.03
NORTH REGION 1521.49 758.23 1.74 10.99 16.85
Rondônia 1558.31 868.95 0.16 9.88 15.84
Acre 1635.76 868.26 1.66 10.08 13.91
Amazonas 1502.34 735.74 3.34 11.48 18.23
Roraima 1563.13 649.12 1.08 9.15 15.39
Pará 1507.30 722.41 1.57 11.50 17.64
Amapá 1471.92 714.89 1.15 9.27 13.01
Tocantins 1547.81 814.13 0.38 11.43 16.68
NORTHEAST REGION 1467.55 792.82 0.52 14.83 21.86
Maranhão 1474.00 776.73 0.11 13.97 17.51
Piauí 1418.97 942.79 0.86 10.31 15.46
Ceará 1450.63 837.43 0.29 15.51 22.06
Rio Grande do Norte 1365.17 687.86 0.27 13.63 18.08
Paraíba 1488.06 823.02 1.08 13.54 18.61
Pernambuco 1429.53 764.27 0.43 15.45 23.54
Alagoas 1397.56 698.43 0.56 13.78 20.13
Sergipe 1383.23 735.14 1.08 16.16 23.20
Bahia 1542.94 816.04 0.68 15.91 25.83
SOUTHEAST REGION 1634.48 781.99 0.52 15.56 20.81
Minas Gerais 1531.45 842.48 0.15 17.82 24.33
Espírito Santo 1440.81 799.22 0.31 14.92 21.39
Rio de Janeiro 1735.41 791.46 0.62 15.09 19.73
São Paulo 1671.65 755.03 0.70 14.60 19.39
SOUTH REGION 1671.06 798.92 1.19 16.74 23.77
Paraná 1650.50 789.22 0.84 18.09 25.01
Santa Catarina 1805.66 977.91 1.15 16.62 22.86
Rio Grande do Sul 1575.89 715.36 1.87 14.56 22.65
CENTRAL-WEST REGION 1540.76 786.54 2.03 14.72 19.54
Mato Grosso do Sul 1532.13 719.91 1.73 19.95 24.13
Mato Grosso 1521.41 867.85 1.41 16.39 19.07
Goiás 1524.34 804.56 3.31 11.86 19.59
Federal District 1595.56 704.75 1.34 13.20 17.21