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PRICE TRENDS FOR FEDERAL-AID HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION 1/

OCTOBER 2005 1987 BASE YEAR = 100 TABLE PT-1

Chart showing price trends for federal-aid highway construction for year 1970 to 2004 - for the data, see table below.

 

YEAR EXCAVATION RESURFACING STRUCTURES COMPOSITE
1960 16.1 27.0 21.7 23.0
1965 19.4 27.4 24.8 25.0
1970 27.2 34.0 38.2 34.8
1971 27.6 36.8 40.0 36.8
1972 29.7 39.5 40.7 38.6
1973 33.0 42.9 45.4 42.5
1974 41.2 60.0 61.7 57.9
1975 42.5 61.0 60.6 58.1
1976 42.5 60.3 57.2 56.3
1977 47.8 64.3 59.7 59.8
1978 63.5 73.3 70.7 70.7
1979 66.8 89.0 88.6 85.5
1980 75.5 102.2 100.0 97.2
1981 72.6 101.4 94.9 94.2
1982 65.6 95.3 90.0 88.5
1983 71.8 94.4 86.7 87.6
1984 78.4 102.7 88.2 92.6
1985 92.4 109.6 98.1 102.0
1986 94.0 107.0 98.0 101.1
1987 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
1988 112.2 99.8 111.0 106.6
1989 99.0 99.4 118.4 107.7
1990 98.1 102.3 117.8 108.5
1991 95.5 106.5 112.5 107.5
1992 90.8 106.9 108.4 105.1
1993 103.2 113.5 105.3 108.3
1994 113.2 122.3 109.0 115.1
1995 112.8 127.9 119.5 121.9
1996 120.6 118.7 121.6 120.2
1997 117.6 133.0 132.7 130.6
1998 124.3 120.8 133.4 126.9
1999 120.9 140.3 138.3 136.5
2000 124.1 152.2 146.9 145.6
2001 125.9 158.1 138.8 144.8
2002 121.2 150.7 154.5 147.9
2003 142.3 142.1 159.5 149.8
2004 135.7 160.8 154.7 154.4

1/ Detailed information is available from the Federal Highway Administration in its quarterly publication "Price Trends for Federal-aid Highway Construction," prepared by the Office of Program Administration, Office of Infrastructure.


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