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

Release Date : Friday 09, July 2021 1200

Performance Review – Indices (June 2021)

Without steel bars:

As compared to the previous month, the BCI for all region in Peninsular Malaysia increased between 0.2 and 1.1 per cent for almost all building categories.

The BCI in Kota Kinabalu increased between 0.1 and 4.9 per cent for almost all categories of building. Building categories that recorded the highest increase was Single Storey Steel Frame (Tower only) with 4.9 per cent, followed by Single Storey Steel Frame (Building). Meanwhile, the BCI in Sandakan and Tawau also increased between 0.1 and 0.5 per cent for almost all building categories.

The BCI in Kuching increased between 0.6 and 1.4 per cent for almost all building categories.

With steel bars:

The BCI for all region in Peninsular Malaysia increased between 0.2 and 3.2 per cent for almost all building categories.

The BCI for all region in Sabah also increased between 0.1 and 5.0 per cent for almost all building categories.

The BCI in Kuching depicted an upward trend between 0.8 and 2.6 per cent for almost all categories of building. Building categories that recorded the highest increase in Kuching was (R.C.) Piling with 2.6 per cent, followed by Single Storey (R.C.) Building with 2.0 per cent.

 

Changes in Unit Price Indices (June 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), June 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

9 July 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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