Retail trade turnover in September 2011

28.10.2011

Compared to August, total retail trade turnover (according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices) in September 2011 grew by 0.9%, according to the data of Central Statistical Bureau. Retail trade in food products has increased by 0.2%, but retail trade in non-food products has grown by 1.3 %.

Indices of retail trade turnover
(as per cent over average monthly turnover of 2005 at constant prices)

In comparison with September 2010, total retail trade turnover in September 2011 has risen by 8.1%, according to calendar adjusted data (calculating at constant prices). The increase in food commodity group comprises 2.5%. But retail trade in non-food products has grown by 10.7% (excluding retail sale of automotive fuel), the volume growth in this commodity group constitutes 16.5%.

Changes in retail trade enterprise turnover
(as % of corresponding month of previous year, at constant prices, calendar adjusted data)

Compared to the 2nd quarter of 2011, the retail trade turnover in the 3rd quarter of 2011 has grown by 5.7%, according to seasonally adjusted data (at constant prices), of which in enterprises selling mainly food products by 4%, but in enterprises selling mainly non-food products – by 6.5%.

In comparison with the 3rd quarter of 2010, the turnover has grown by 7.5%, according to calendar adjusted data.  Retail trade in food products increased by 2.5%, but retail trade in non-food products has risen by 10.1%.


Turnover indices of retail trade enterprises by main kind of economic activity
(at constant prices)

 

 

IX 2011 as % over

I - IX 2011 as % of I - IX 2010

(calendar
adjusted)

VIII 2011 (seasonally adjusted)

IX 2010

(calendar
adjusted)

Total retail trade

103.7

100.9

108.1

 

retail sale of  food products, total

100.2

100.2

102.5

 

retail sale of  non-food products, total (excluding retail sate of automotive fuel)

111.8

101.1

116.5

 

 

retail trade in non-specialised stores selling mainly non-food

139.6

97.9

126.0

 

 

retail sale of pharmaceutical and medical goods

106.7

102.1

107.4

 

 

retail sale of  textiles, clothing, footwear and leather ware

100.7

100.2

96.7

 

 

retail sale of hardware, paints and glass

120.6

101.8

122.6

 

 

retail sale of furniture, lighting equipment and other household articles in specialised stores

92.3

97.0

96.1

 

retail sale of automotive fuel

90.1

101.9

95.7

Saleof motor vehicles and motorcycles

152.9

101.0

135.8

More information on seasonally adjusted data, calendar adjusted data 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
Indra Feldmane
Tel. 67366955