In January 2012, prices of frequently purchased goods in large and predominantly food increased: +0.2%; year-on-year, it rose by 4.0%Price Index in large and predominantly-food stores - January 2012

In large and predominantly food stores, prices of frequently purchased goods rose by 0.2% in January 2012, like in December.

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In large and predominantly food stores, prices of frequently purchased goods rose by 0.2% in January 2012, like in December.

The year-on-year variation went up by 4.0%

In January 2012, prices were 4.0% higher than those of the year before.

In January 2011, prices were 0.3% lower than those of January 2010.

Tableau1 – Prices of frequently purchased goods

Base 100 : 1998
Prices of frequently purchased goods
Variations (%) over
Index January 2012 one month 12 last months
Hyper-and-Supermarkets (A) 125,4 0,2 4,0
- Hypermarkets 125,0 0,2 3,9
- Supermarkets 126,5 0,2 4,0
Large and predominantly food stores (A + neighborhood stores) 126,7 0,2 3,9
Other (mini-markets, maxidiscount, department stores…) 131,6 0,5 5,2
Total 127,9 0,2 3,9
  • Source: Insee - consumer price index

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