Economy 14:40 11/01/2018 Armenia

Prices of food, non-alcoholic beverages up 3.6% in Armenia in Dec 2017: statistics

A 1.5% inflation was recorded in Armenia’s consumer market in December 2017 compared to the figures of the previous month, according to the data provided by the National Statistical Service (NSS).

The source informs that the registered inflation mainly stemmed from a 3.6% rise in prices of food products and non-alcoholic beverages. The prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages (including alcoholic beverages and tobacco) increased by 3.2% in the indicated period. Meantime, the prices of non-food products and services rose by 0.1% each in December 2017.

The NSS figures show the Consumer Price Index (CPI) stood at 102.6% in December 2017 from the same month a year before. The index for food products and non-alcoholic beverages (including alcoholic beverages and tobacco) was 105.3%, the index for non-food – 101.7% and that for service prices – 99.5%. In January-December 2017, the average monthly increase in consumer prices made up 0.2%.

The CPI stood at 101.0% in January-December 2017 against the same period of 2016, including the index for food and non-alcoholic beverages (including alcoholic beverages and tobacco) was 104.0%, non-food products – 98.2% and service prices – 98.7%.

262 out of 452 consumer goods (services) under study recorded inflation trends, 164 had deflation trends, while the prices of 26 goods remained unchanged.



Source Panorama.am
Share |
Տեքստում սխալ կամ վրիպակ նկատելու դեպքում, ուղարկեք խմբագրին հաղորդագրություն` նշելով տվյալ սխալը, այնուհետև սեղմելով Ctrl-Enter:

Newsfeed

14:32
Jordan, Syria reopen Nassib border crossing
The border crossing between Jordan and Syria officially opened to civilians and trade on Monday after being closed for three years. The...
14:20
MEP: Artsakh has all attributes to be independent, recognized state
Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Jaromír Štětina is in Artsakh on a working visit in these days. During the visit, he was...
13:27
President Sarkissian attends trade fair in Stepanakert
Armenian President Armen Sarkissian visited the trade fair organized in connection with the Day of Agricultural Worker in capital Stepanakert of...
12:46
1 dead, 1 injured after shots fired outside Ararat banquet hall in Glendale
One man died, and another was wounded when a gunman opened fire outside a banquet hall in Glendale Saturday night, police said, according to...
12:08
Newly married couple made the first purchases in Stepanakert trade fair
Newly married Artsakh couple Michael Poghosyan and Hasmik Poghosyan on their wedding day visited the trade festival organized in Stepanakert...
11:54
French company interested in constructing a new ski repost in Armenia
A French is interested in constructing a ski resort in Armenia following the economic forum of the Francophonie summit held in Yerevan. ...
11:08
Armenian FM to visit Luxemburg
Foreign Minister of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan will leave for Luxemburg on October 15 to take part in the Eastern Partnership Foreign Ministers...
10:39
Minor quake hits Armenia’s south
An earthquake of 2.5 magnitude was registered 9km northeast to Qajaran town of Syunik province on Monday at about 07:59 (GMT 03:59),...
19:30
Artsakh reports over 100 Azerbaijani ceasefire violations over past week
The Azerbaijani armed forces violated the ceasefire along the Artsakh-Azerbaijan Line of Contact over 100 times in the past week, the...
19:03
Trump expected to meet American pastor freed from Turkey
The American pastor who has been freed from Turkey after two years in detention is expected to meet with President Trump in the Oval Office on...
18:46
Weather forecast in Armenia and Artsakh for the coming days
Rain and in some places fog are predicted in the daytime of October 16 in Lori, Tavush, Syunik Provinces and in Artsakh, Hydromet meteorological...
18:45
Armenian athlete grabs silver at World Youth and Junior Sambo Championships
The Armenian sambo team conquered a silver medal at the 2018 World Youth and Junior Sambo Championships underway in Tbilisi, Georgia. Davit...
18:27
President Sarkissian received outgoing U.S. Ambassador Richard Mills
President Armen Sarkissian received today the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States to Armenia Richard Mills who is...
18:17
Solar panel production volumes grow by 25.2 times in Armenia
3,025 units of solar panels have been manufactured in Armenia in January-August 2018, according to the data released by the National Statistical...
17:55
Acknowledging the past is the first step on the path of creating peace and dialogue – Justin Trudeau
“Acknowledging the past is the first step on the path of creating peace and dialogue,” Canadian PM Justin Trudeau stated at a joint...
17:35
Tenor Mihran Aghajanyan to perform first time in Armenia with “Tosca” opera
World known tenor, pianist and conductor Mihran Aghajanyan will perform first time in Armenia, playing his part in “Tosca” opera for...
16:37
Armenia secures another medal at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games
The Armenian national team won bronze medal on Friday in the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina. As the National Olympic...
15:53
Foreign Minister of Artsakh received member of the European Parliament Jaromir Stetina
Artsakh Republic Foreign Minister Masis Mayilian received Member of the European Parliament Jaromir Stetina in Saturday During the meeting,...
15:10
Armenian history taught at Fresno State University
Fresno State University is known mostly for its Astronomy research and for being the first university in the United States with a license to...
14:27
Armenian national team held pre-game training ahead of Gibraltar match
The Armenian national football squad held a pre-match training on Friday ahead of the evening's UEFA Nations League match against Gibraltar....
14:04
Hayk Marutyan sworn in as new mayor of Yerevan
Hayk Marutyan was sworn in as new mayor of Yerevan this morning. The swearing-in ceremony of new mayor took place at Mayor’s Office....
13:37
Justin Trudeau hopes for peaceful settlement of the Karabakh conflict
“I informed the Canadian prime minister about the meeting I had with President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and the obtained...
12:37
Trudeau, Pashinyan wearing Armenian-themed socks
Armenian and Canadian prime ministers appeared with socks engraved with the colors of Armenian flag. The pair of socks made by Yerevan-based...
12:10
Facebook hack update: Nearly 30 million users' data stolen
Almost 30 million Facebook users' phone numbers and email addresses were accessed by hackers in the biggest security breach in the...
11:24
Justin Trudeau paid tribute to memory of the Armenian Genocide victims
Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau who has arrived in Armenia on official visit and attended the 17th Summit of the International...
11:02
Canadian PM presented a pair of socks emblazoned with Armenian tricolor
Armenian Prime Minister Niko Pashinyan handed the Canadian PM Justin Trudeau a pair of socks engraved with the colors of Armenian flag. The gift...
10:39
Armenian church marks the Feast of the Holy Translators
For the Armenian people the Feast of the Holy Translators is one of the most favorite and beloved national-ecclesiastical feasts. Qahana.am...
20:28
Deputy Chief of the General Staff: Situation under control at the Line of Contact
The situation across the Line of Contact is under control, Andranik Makaryan, Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Armenia...
20:13
Official welcoming ceremony for Canadian PM held at Premier’s residence
Armenian PM Nikol Pashinyan hosted today the official welcoming ceremony for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who has arrived in Armenia...
20:01
US pastor Andrew Brunson freed by Turkish court
A Turkish court has freed US pastor Andrew Brunson two years after he was detained, charged with helping to plot a coup against President Recep...

Follow us and get updates!

Most popular articles

{"core.blocks.header.spell_message1":"Selected mistake: ","core.blocks.header.spell_message2":"Send a message about the mistake?"}