The average inflation rate in the Russian Federation was 0.3% from July 1 to 7, 5.1% since the start of the year, the Federal State Statistics Service informed.
In 2013, the inflation rate was 0.5% since the start of July, 0.8% in July, 4% since January 1.
Last week, eggs went up in price by 4.2%, chicken meat by 1%, sugar, Vienna sausages and small sausages, standard sausages, canned meat, rye and mixed rye-wheat bread, millet by 0.4-0.5%.
Fruits and vegetables fell in price by 2% on average (cabbage by 9.5%, fresh cucumbers by 7.6%, bulb onion, tomatoes and potatoes by 1.9-3.5%).
Some kinds of housing and public utility services became 1.9-2.5% more expensive, the state/municipal social housing rent increased by 0.9%, average urban bus fares by 0.6%.
"AK&M", 09.07.2014 16:08