Inflation in the consumer market in September this year compared with the previous month was 1.9%, year – to-date of 5.6%.
Inflation in the consumer market in September this year compared with the previous month was 1.9%, year – to-date of 5.6%. This is evidenced by the state statistics Committee informs Rus.Media.
As noted, in the consumer market in September prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages increased by 1.6%.
“Most of all – 14.1% – has risen in price eggs. 3.3 and 1.4% increase in the price of bread, bacon, grain products, meat and meat products, milk and dairy products, pasta, rice, oil. At the same time, by 2.9 and 0.2% cheaper fruits, vegetables, sugar,” – said in the message.
Prices of alcoholic beverages and tobacco increased by 0.8%, including tobacco products – by 1.1%, alcoholic beverages – by 0.4%. Clothing and footwear rose by 8,6%, in particular, footwear – by 9.9%, clothing – by 7.9%.
In addition, the growth of prices (tariffs) for housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels by 0.2% is mainly due to the increase of tariffs for water supply-by 1.1%, Sewerage – by 0.9%.
“The increase in prices for transport in General by 2.8% mainly predetermined by rise in price of fuel and lubricants by 5.4%,” according to the state statistics service.
Recall that in August, the state statistics service recorded zero inflation.