The cost of the minimum set of foodstuff rose in June by 4.9%

The cost of the minimum set of foodstuff rose in June by 4.9%


MOSCOW, July 6. /TASS/. The cost of the minimum set of food products per month in Russia on average at the end of June 2017 amounted to 4233,2 of the ruble and compared with the previous month rose 4.9%.

As follows from the data of Rosstat, with the beginning of the year the growth amounted to 14.7%.

In particular, the value set in Moscow in the end of June amounted to 5185,2 of the ruble in the past month and increased by 4.8% (year – on 16,4%), in St. Petersburg – 5029,4 of the ruble and increased by 2.9% (YTD – 13%).

The maximum cost of the minimum set of food products recorded in the Chukotka AO (9526,3 rubles), and the lowest in the Belgorod region (3382,2 rubles).

The Ministry recalled that the value of the notional (minimum) number of food products reflects the interregional differentials in consumer prices for foodstuffs, included in the list. This calculation uses a single set in the whole of Russia conditional the consumption of food and average consumer prices are the subjects of the Russian Federation.

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