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The Building Cost Index (BCI), also known as Consolidated Labour & Material Index (CL&MI), is the total of 45% of Labour Index and 55% of Material Index related to a base of 100 at the first quarter of 1970. The Highways Department Construction Cost Index (HyD CCI) is the total of 60% of the average Material Index and 40% of the Labour Index which are published monthly by the Census & Statistics Department related to a base of 100 at November 1975. The Civil Engineering Works Index (CEWI) is based on the Labour Index and various material costs indices published monthly by the Census & Statistics Department related to a base of 100 at 1980.

  YEAR  
  QUARTER  
  CEWI  
  MONTH  
  BCI  
  HyD CCI  
1998 1 400.2 1 1663.7 802.8
2 1676.8 806.4
3 1690.6 811.0
2 402.8 4 1687.6 809.6
5 1705.3 813.3
6 1695.5 812.8
3 402.1 7 1692.0 807.9
8 1702.6 810.4
9 1713.5 815.4
4 406.4 10 1710.8 818.3
11 1715.2 821.4
12 1716.7 821.1
1999 1 405.8 1 1717.8 820.2
2 1714.1 819.1
3 1714.9 818.7
2 404.7 4 1711.0 818.5
5 1706.9 815.2
6 1715.3 817.3
3 408.4 7 1723.8 822.6
8 1720.6 825.0
9 1726.2 825.0
4 412.1 10 1737.9 830.8
11 1734.1 831.1
12 1729.1 830.2