In June consumer prices in Ukraine grew by 8%. However the Nikolaev area - the only area of the country in which the prices remained at the level of last month, according to Goskomstat data.
As in June Nikolayevshchina kept a rise in prices at the level of 14,4% (since the beginning of 2008), in "standings" on rise in prices deduction in Ukraine in the first half of the year 2008 we rose by the 6th place. The first five places are taken Ternopol (9,4%), Zakarpatye (12,4%), Kharkov (13,1%), Chernovetsky and Vinnytsia (13,5%), Chernigov (14%) by areas. On the average across Ukraine for this period of the price grew by 15,5%. The greatest rise in prices was observed in Odessa region (17,5%).
Following the results of June Nikolayevshchina came to the 5th place. The first four places were taken by the Sumy, Odessa, Zakarpatye and Chernovetsky areas (divided one place) and ARE the Crimea in which the prices fell by 1-6%.
In comparison with May in June food and soft drinks in the Nikolaev area fell in price for 0,9%, alcoholic beverages and tobacco products, on the contrary, rose in price for 0,6%. Also services of hotels and restaurants - rose in price for 1,9%, goods and services - for 0,9%.