Consumer prices in the Nikolaev area in October grew by 1,4% (since the beginning of year - for 17,2%) though across Ukraine the rise in prices averaged 1,7%. It is remarkable that Nikolayevshchina - the only area in which in October reduction of prices of health care services is noted.
According to data of Goskomstat of Ukraine, in October in the Nikolaev area communication (most of all rose in price for 4,6%), housing, water, the electric power, gas, etc. types of fuel, alcoholic beverages and tobacco products (for 4%), rest and culture (for 2,7%). And here transport services and services of health care fell in price - for 0,5% and 0,3% respectively.
Since the beginning of year (in relation to December, 2007) in Nikolayevshchina education (rose in price for 26,5%), restaurants and hotels (for 24,1%), food and soft drinks (for 23,1%). Also the rise in prices was observed on clothes and footwear, subjects of house consumption, household appliances and the current maintenance of housing, service of health care, transport, communication, rest.