Inflation in Kazakhstan made 0.6% December 2009 – Statistics Agency

January 6. KAZINFORM. ASTANA

Inflation in Kazakhstan made 0.6% December 2009 - Statistics AgencyIn December 2009 inflation in Kazakhstan made 0.6%; Kazakhstan Statistics Agency reported.

“Prices for foods during last month rose by 0.4%, for non-foods – by 0.3% and paid services rose by 1.1%”, – the Agency informed.

Prices for medical services rose by 0.5%, for hairstyling services, restaurants and hotels rose by 0.9% and for municipal transport – 1.2%.

According to the Agency prices for housing and public utility services rose by 4.2% – for hot water, 3.7% – for water carriage system, 2.6% – for centralized heat supply, 1% – for cold water.

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Minimum subsistence level in Kazakhstan made KZT 11 983 in December, 2009

January 6. KAZINFORM. ASTANA

The minimum subsistence level in Kazakhstan reached KZT 11 983 in December, 2009; the Statistics Agency of Kazakhstan said.

“The minimum subsistence level per capita, based on consumption of basic foodstuffs in December, 2009 has been increased up to 0.5 percent against the previous month whereas against December, 2008 it has been decreased by 1.6 percent”, – the Agency informed.

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