Prices of goods and services used for personal consumption in October 2020 in relation to September 2020 increased by 0.1% on average. Consumer prices in October 2020, increased by 1.8% in relation to October 2019. In October 2020 in relation to December 2019, consumer prices increased by 1.1%, on average.
Observed by main groups according to the destination of consumption in October 2020 in relation to the previous month, increase of prices was noted in the groups Clothing and footwear (2.2%), Communication (0.6%), Restaurants and hotels (0.4%), Recreation and culture and Health (each by 0.3%) and in the group Education (0.2%). Decrease of prices was noted in the groups Transport (-0.4%) and Food and non-alcoholic beverages (-0.1%).
Prices of other goods and services mostly remained unchanged.