InNikolaevareas, as well as about the country as a whole, the rise in prices in comparison with January was slowed down, thus the consumer price index (CPI) made 101,9%. Since the beginning of year across Ukraine IPTs made 104,4%, on area - 104,7%.
Further rise in prices is caused, mainly, by a rise in price of services of water supply and a drainage system, journey in road passenger transport, cost of gasoline, audio equipment and the equipment for information processing, pharmaceutical production, and also the majority of names of food. About it reports head department of statistics.
In February in the consumer market of our area food rose in price for 1,9%. Most of all grew in price fish and fish products - for 6,5%. Vegetables rose in price for 3,4%, including potatoes - for 4,4%. Bread price and bakeries increased by 2,2%, by meat and meat products - for 1,8%.