Kyiv, Lviv region and Transcarpathia are the leaders in terms of growth in food prices
During four months this year, the highest growth in food prices in the country was recorded in Lviv region - by 38.5%, Kyiv - by 38.3% and Transcarpathia - by 35.8%.
The national average growth in food prices amounts to 33.6%. Overall, the consumer price index for four months in Ukraine amounted to 37.1%, in April - by 14%.
In January-May in Transcarpathia, energy prices increased by 269%, household consumption items and footwear - by 24%. The cost of communication increased by 3.2%.