12 August 2010, Thursday, 15:37

The index of consumer prices in Bashkortostan made 105%

author: Galya Nabieva

From the beginning of the year the goods and services in Bashkortostan have become by 5% more expensive. The index of consumer prices in Russia is slightly lower on average – 104,8%. In the Volga federal district the rise of prices made 4,1% and in Saratov region – 5,9%.

According to the Bashkir State Statistics Committee the foods in July have become by 1,3% more expensive. The rise in prices in the sphere of services made 0,6% and nonfoods – 0,2%.

To all appearances the rise of food prices in August will be more substantial.