15 August 2011, Monday, 14:01

The index of consumer prices amounted to 100,3% in Bashkortostan in July

author: Galya Nabieva

The consumer prices haven’t substantially changed in the Republic in July. For the last month the index has increased by 0,3%, the Bashkir State Statistics Committee reports.

Food prices dropped by 0,4%. This seasonal price reduction is directly connected with the appearance of fresh vegetables and fruits in the local markets.

The index of nonfood prices increased on the eve of a new school year, making up 100,4% as compared with the previous month.

In a whole according to the statistical data the index of consumer prices for goods and services in Bashkortostan made up 105,1%.