The prices of frequently purchased goods in large and predominantly food stores increased by 0.2% in August 2010Price Index in large and predominantly-food stores - August 2010

In large and predominantly food stores, the prices of frequently purchased goods increased by 0.2% in Au-gust 2010. They were steady in July 2010. The year-on-year variation decreased by 0.3% In August 2010, prices were 0.3% lower than those of the year before. In August 2009, prices were 0.2% higher than those of August 2008.

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Paru le : 14/09/2010

In large and predominantly food stores, the prices of frequently purchased goods increased by 0.2% in August 2010.

They were steady in July 2010.

The year-on-year variation decreased by 0.3%

In August 2010, prices were 0.3% lower than those of the year before.

In August 2009, prices were 0.2% higher than those of August 2008.

Tableau1 – Prices of frequently purchased goodsBase 100 : 1998

Prices of frequently purchased goodsBase 100 : 1998
Variations (%) over
Index August 2010 1 month 12 last months
Hyper-and-Supermarkets (A) 120,9 0,2 –0,3
- Hypermarkets 120,3 0,2 –0,4
- Supermarkets 122,2 0,2 –0,1
Large and prédominantly food stores (A + neighborhood stores) 122,2 0,2 –0,3
Other (mini-markets, maxidiscount, department stores…) 124,0 0,2 –0,6
Total 123,1 0,2 –0,2
  • Source : Insee - consumer price index

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