Compared to October, total retail trade turnover (according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices) in November 2011 increased by 1.9%, according to the data of the Central Statistical Bureau. Retail trade in food products has grown by 0.8%, but retail trade in non-food products has risen by 2.5%.
In comparison with October, total retail trade turnover at current prices, considering the seasonality, in November has diminished by 3%.
|Indices of retail trade turnover|
(as per cent over average monthly turnover of 2005 at constant prices)
Compared to November 2010, total retail trade turnover in November 2011 has increased by 7.6%, according to calendar adjusted data at constant prices.The increase in food commodity group comprises 5.2%. But retail trade in non-food products has risen by 8.8%, the volume growth in this commodity group constitutes 12.1% (excluding retail sale of automotive fuel).
In comparison with the corresponding month of the previous year, the total retail trade turnover at current prices, considering the calendar influence, has risen by 11.9%.
|Changes in retail trade enterprise turnover|
(as % of corresponding month of previous year, at constant prices, calendar adjusted data)
Turnover indices of retail trade enterprises by main kind of economic activity
(at constant prices)
I - XI 2011
XI 2011 as % over
X 2011 (seasonally adjusted)
Total retail trade
retail sale of food products, total
retail sale of non-food products, total (excluding retail sate of automotive fuel)
retail trade in non-specialised stores selling mainly non-food
retail sale of pharmaceutical and medical goods
retail sale of textiles, clothing, footwear and leather ware
retail sale of hardware, paints and glass
retail sale of furniture, lighting equipment and other household articles in specialised stores
retail sale of automotive fuel
Saleof motor vehicles and motorcycles
More information on seasonally adjusted, calendar adjusted and non-adjusted data on retail trade turnover indices is available in the data base of the CSB.
Prepared by the Trade and Services Statistics Section
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