Minimum food basket

THE LEGAL BASIS

Minimal consumer basket are conducted according to Law on Official Statistics and Official Statistical System of Montenegro (Official Gazette of Montenegro No. 18/12) and Annual Plan for Statistical Surveys for 2018 (Official Gazette of Montenegro No. 03/18).

Aim and purpose of survey

The aim of the survey refers to determinate the value of minimal basket for household of four-member, to meet minimum needs including food and non-food products and services, based on the consumption recorded by households in the Household Budget Survey.

The total value of minimal consumer basket

The total value of minimal consumer basket of four members household refers to minimal monthly expenditure on

  • food and non-alcoholic beverages
  • non-food products and services

Confidentiality and protection of individual data

Collected data from the survey represent an official secret, in accordance to Articles 55 and 56 of the Law on Official Statistics and Official Statistical System of Montenegro ("Official Gazette of Montenegro“, No. 18/12).  

For more details on published data, methodology, and releases please see the sections below. 

Data Methodology Releases

 

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