Consumer price indices - November 2022

Prices of goods and services for personal consumption, measured by consumer price index, in November 2022, as compared to October 2022, increased by 0.9% on average. Consumer prices in November 2022, as compared to November 2021, increased by 17.5% on average. This was influenced mostly by increase in prices of: milk, cheese and eggs; fuels and lubricants for personal transport equipment; actual rentals paid by tenants and other actual rentals; meat; shoes and other footwear; garments; fish and seafood; services for the maintenance and repair of the dwelling. Consumer prices in period January-November 2022 compared to the same period of previous year, were higher for 12.7% in average.
Observing the main groups by purpose of consumption, in November 2022 as compared to October 2022, monthly increase of prices was noticed in the following groups: Transport (2.8%); Food and non-alcoholic beverages (1.0%); Clothing and footwear (1.0%); Miscellaneous goods and services (1.0%); Housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels (0.8%); Recreation and culture (0.8%); Furnishing, household equipment and routine household maintenance (0.4%); Communication (0.2%); Alcoholic beverages and tobacco (0.1%), while decrease of prices was recorded in the following groups: Restaurants and hotels (-2.2%); Health (-0.7%).
Prices of other products and services mostly remained unchanged.