Compared to October, total retail trade turnover (according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices) in November 2012 increased by 1.4%, according to the data of the Central Statistical Bureau. Retail trade in food products rose by 1.2%, while retail sale of non-food products – by 1.5%.
In comparison with the month before, total retail trade turnover at current prices, not considering the seasonality, in November of this year dropped by 5.6%.
Retail trade turnover indices
(as % over average monthly turnover of 2005,
at constant prices)
Compared to November 2011, total retail trade turnover in November 2012 increased by 8.7%, according to calendar adjusted data at constant prices. Rise in food commodity group comprises 2.1%, whereas retail trade in non-food products grew by 11.9%, of which retail sale of automotive fuel - by 11.4%.
In comparison with the corresponding month of the previous year, total retail trade turnover at current prices rose by 7% (not taking into account the calendar influence).
Changes in retail trade enterprise turnover
(as % over the corresponding month of the 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 2012 in % over I – XI 2011
XI 2012 as % over
X 2012 (seasonally adjusted)
Retail trade - total
retail sale of food products, total
retail sale of non-food products, total (excluding retail sate of automotive fuel)
retail sale in non-specialised stores selling mainly non-food products
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
Sale of motor vehicles and motorcycles
More information on seasonally adjusted, calendar adjusted and non-adjusted retail trade turnover indices is available in the CSB database.
Prepared by the Trade and Services Statistics Section
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