In October 2012, prices of frequently purchased goods in Hyper and Supermarkets increased by 0.2%; it rose by 1.2% year-on-yearPrice Index in large and predominantly-food stores - October 2012

In Hyper and Supermarkets, prices of frequently purchased goods increased by 0.2% in October 2012 after a decline by 0.2 % in September.

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Paru le : 14/11/2012

In Hyper and Supermarkets, prices of frequently purchased goods increased by 0.2% in October 2012 after a decline by 0.2 % in September.

The year-on-year variation slowed down

In October 2012, prices were 1.2% higher than those of the year before.

In October 2011, prices were 3.2% higher than those of October 2010.

Tableau1 – Prices of frequently purchased goods

Base 100 : 1998
Prices of frequently purchased goods
Variations (%) over
Index October 2012 one month 12 last months
Hyper-and-Supermarkets (A) 126,0 0,2 1,2
- Hypermarkets 125,4 0,2 1,0
- Supermarkets 127,5 0,2 1,4
Large and predominantly food stores (A + neighborhood stores) 127,5 0,2 1,4
Other (mini-markets, maxidiscount, department stores…) 134,6 0,4 3,8
Total 129,1 0,2 1,7
  • Source : Insee - Consumer Prices Indexes

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