12-month inflation in Armenia made 7.7%

12-month inflation in Armenia made 7.7%


12-month inflation in the consumer market of Armenia in 2021 December 2020 compared to December, it was 7.7%. 2021 The average monthly increase in consumer prices in January-December was 0.6% (0.3% increase was registered in the same period of the previous year). CivilNet was informed about this by the Statistical Committee.

2021 December 2020 ․ Compared to the same period last year, food and non-alcoholic beverages rose by 12.9%, which was largely due to inflation in fruit and vegetables. Prices of vegetables increased by 40%, fruits – by 1.8%.

19.8% inflation was registered in the sugar ազ sugar product group. Prices for bread, pasta, flour, rice and cereals in 2021 December 2020 Compared to December, they increased by 9.1%, 9.5%, 9.7%, 13.4% and 23.7%, respectively. In the same period, 11.2% inflation was registered in dairy products, cheese and eggs.

2021 December 2020 Compared to December, prices for meat products increased by 7.5%, fish and seafood – by 31.4%. 14.7% inflation was registered in the product group of oils and fats. Prices for margarine և other vegetable oils increased by 21.0% և 11.8%.

In the non-food market, inflation was registered at the rate of 8%. 2021 December 2020 Inflation of gasoline and diesel fuel was 43.3% և 50.4%, respectively, as compared to December.



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