Minimal consumer basket in Montenegro shows slight decrease in October

Minimal consumer basket in Montenegro shows slight decrease in October

 

Review by Christos T. Panagopoulos –

The total value of Montenegro’s minimal consumer basket for October 2013 amounted 800.1 euros, of which 248.3 euros belong to food and non-alcoholic beverages, 354.1 euros to non-food products and services and 197.7 euros to value of imputed rent.

The total value of minimal consumer basket in October 2013 compared with September 2013 decreased 0.1%. The value of minimal consumer basket for food and non-alcoholic beverages in October 2013 compared with September 2013 decreased 0.9%.

The value of minimal consumer basket for non-food products and services compared with September 2013 increased 0.3%, while the value of imputed rent compared with September 2013 increased 0.2%.

The total value of minimal consumer basket decreased 0.02% in October 2013 compared to October 2012, while compared to December 2012, it increased 0.1%.

Source: Statistical Office of Montenegro