Monthly inflation rate in Georgia posts 0.7% increase in November 2018
Georgia’s monthly inflation posted a 0.7% increase in November 2018, while the annual inflation rate amounted to 1.9%, Agenda.ge reports referring to the National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat).
Last month prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages increased by 1.4%.
Prices increased for the following subgroups:
- Vegetables (5.7%)
- Milk, cheese and eggs (3.3%)
- Fish (2.1%)
- Meat (1.8%)
In the meantime, prices decreased for fruit and grapes (-8.3%).
In the group of furnishings, household equipment and maintenance, prices also increased by 1.8%. The prices were higher for major household appliances whether electric or not (3.8%).
Prices increased in the group of recreation and culture. The prices increased for recreational and cultural services (4.6%).