The average inflation rate in the Russian Federation was 0.2% from February 11 to 17, 0.5% since February 1, 1.1% since the start of the year, the Federal State Statistics Service informed.
In 2013, the inflation rate was 0.3% since the start of February, 0.6% in February.
In the past week, vodka increased in price by 1.3%, frozen fish, milk, quark, sour cream, cheeses, butter, sugar, millet by 0.4-0.7%. At the same time, eggs went down in price by 1.5%, buckwheat and sunflower oil by 0.3%.
Fruits and vegetables increased in price by 1.2% on average (green head cabbage by 4.2%, bulb onion by 3.7%, fresh cucumbers, carrots, potatoes by 1.6-2.8%). At the same time, fresh tomatoes became 1.2% cheaper.
The state/municipal social housing rent, urban transport services advanced in price by 0.3%-0.5%.
"AK&M", 19.02.2014 16:01