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Special Release 2 (For Building and Structural Works) May 2021

Release Date : Thursday 10, June 2021 1200

Performance Review – Indices (May 2021)

Without steel bars:

As compared to the previous month, the BCI for all region in Peninsular Malaysia increased between 0.1 and 1.2 per cent for almost all building categories.

The BCI in Kota Kinabalu for Single Storey Steel Frame (Building) and Single Storey Steel Frame (Tower only) increased by 1.3 per cent and 2.5 per cent respectively. The BCI in Sandakan and Tawau also increased between 0.1 and 1.0 per cent for almost all building categories.

The BCI in Kuching increased between 0.7 and 2.0 per cent for almost all building categories. However, the BCI in Miri showed a decrease of 0.1 per cent for 2-4 Storey (R.C.) Building (Flat Roof), 5 Storey and Above (R.C.) Building (For Accommodation) and 5 Storey and Above (R.C.) Building (For Office).

With steel bars:

The BCI for all region in Peninsular Malaysia increased between 0.1 and 3.2 per cent for almost all building categories.

The BCI for all region in Sabah increased between 0.1 and 3.2 per cent for almost all building categories except Timber Piling which decreased by 0.1 per cent.

The BCI in Kuching increased between 0.6 and 1.8 per cent for almost all building categories. Meanwhile, the BCI in Miri showed an increase of (R.C.) Piling only.

Changes in Unit Price Indices (May 2021)

The changes in unit price indices of building materials by region across Malaysia are shown in Table 1.

The full publication of the Special Release 2 (For Building and Structural Works), May 2021 can be downloaded through eStatistik portal.

 

Released By:

DATO' SRI DR. MOHD UZIR MAHIDIN
CHIEF STATISTICIAN MALAYSIA
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS, MALAYSIA
 DrUzir_Mahidin    Dr_Uzir

10 June 2021

Contact person:

Mohd Yusrizal Ab Razak 
Public Relation Officer
Strategic Communication and International Division
Department of Statistics, Malaysia
Tel : +603-8885 7942
Fax : +603-8888 9248
E-mail : yusrizal.razak[at]dosm.gov.my

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