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Personal data Russians in 2017, was below the official thanks to the participation of citizens in various new year’s promotions. This was reported in the study by the research holding “ROMIR”, which is in the possession “of the Tape.ru”.
Index “romira” — the so-called deflator — reflects real changes in the level of prices for goods and services over a certain period, said experts. It is calculated based on data on actual purchases at this price and reflects the average personal inflation.
“After the November growth of the core PCE deflator in December again, his curve went down sharply and stayed at around minus 1.1 percent from the previous month, which is almost three times below the official inflation rate calculated by Rosstat in the amount of 0.4 percent,” reported in “Romira”. Thus, the accumulated value of deflator in 2017 amounted to 1.6 percent, well below the official inflation rate at 2.5 percent.
According to Rosstat, in December 2017, the price of food rose by 0.6 per cent compared to November. In the last month of the year the Bank actively participated in the sales. “The money saved they redistributed the gifts and extra treats for the festive table, which ultimately led to the growth of total expenditures of Russians in December,” — experts say.
Average check of Russians in December when going to the store grew to a peak in 2017 and amounted to 586 rubles.
According to preliminary data Rosstat, in 2017, the fixed minimum time in recent history Russia, inflation is 2.5%. In 2016, the inflation rate was 5.4 percent in 2015 and 12.9 percent (a record since 2008) in 2014 of 11.4 percent.
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