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Annual inflation in Russia down to 11.94% in December

Annual inflation in Russia down to 11.94% in December

Annual inflation in Russia geared down to 11.94% in December 2022 from 11.98% in November; consumer prices gained 0.78% last December in monthly terms, the Federal Statistics Service (Rosstat) reported on Friday. Over the past month, …

Russian retail sales fall deeper in September

Russian retail sales fall deeper in September

Russian retail sales fell deeper in September, official data from the state statistics service Rosstat showed on Wednesday. According to Rosstat, Russian retail sales plunged 9.8% in September in year-on-year terms after an 8.8% …

Russia's GDP declines by 0.4% in first half of 2022

Russia's GDP declines by 0.4% in first half of 2022

Russia's GDP in January-June 2022, according to preliminary estimates, decreased by 0.4% in annual terms, according to the Russian State Statistics Service (Rosstat). According to the latest estimate of Rosstat, in the Q2 of 2022, …

Russia's annual inflation slows to 14.31%

Russia's annual inflation slows to 14.31%

Inflation in Russia on August 23-29 slowed to 14.31% in annual terms against 14.6% a week earlier, according to the Ministry of Economic Development. "For the week from August 23 to August 29, deflation was 0.16% after 0.15% for …

Russia second by average daily oil production in June 2022

Russia second by average daily oil production in June 2022

Russia was second in crude oil production after the United States in June 2022, the state statistics service Rosstat reported on Wednesday. Saudi Arabia was third. Russia’s crude oil production was 10.667 barrels daily in June …

Russia’s annual inflation slowing down to 15.3%

Russia’s annual inflation slowing down to 15.3%

Annual inflation in Russia geared down to 15.3% from July 16 to 22, compared to 15.39% a week earlier, the Ministry of Economic Development says in its price review. "The price drop continued over the week from July 16 to 22, 2022 …

Russian disposable incomes drop in Q2

Russian disposable incomes drop in Q2

Real disposable incomes in Russia fell 0.8% in the second quarter of 2022, preliminary data showed. Industrial output fell 1.8% year-on-year in June, a sharper drop than in May, and retail sales continued their slump, down 9.6% when …

Russia reports weekly deflation of 0.12%

Russia reports weekly deflation of 0.12%

Deflation in Russia on June 11-June 17 amounted to 0.12%, according to the Russian State Statistics Service. A week earlier, deflation in Russia reached the level of 0.14%. Since the beginning of June, consumer prices have …

Russia's weekly inflation at zero as rates meeting looms

Russia's weekly inflation at zero as rates meeting looms

Russia recorded flat consumer prices after modest deflation the week before, data showed on Wednesday, ahead of the central bank’s rate-setting meeting scheduled for June 10. Weekly inflation spiked to 2.22% in early March, but …

Russian weekly inflation falls to 0.66%

Russian weekly inflation falls to 0.66%

Russian weekly inflation fell to 0.66% in the latest week, First Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Belousov said on Wednesday. Weekly inflation in Russia slowed to 0.99% in the week to April 1 from 1.16% a week earlier, taking the …

Russia’s population decreased by 0.7 mln people

Russia’s population decreased by 0.7 mln people

By 2022, the number of Russian citizens amounted to 145,478,097 people, Rosstat published the relevant data. According to the agency, the number of residents of the country as of January 1, 2022, amounted to 145,478,097 people (the …

More than half of Russians not satisfied with their salaries

More than half of Russians not satisfied with their salaries

Around 44% of Russians are satisfied with the level of their salaries, while 47.1% are not completely satisfied, and 8.8% are not at all satisfied, according to the data from the Russian State Statistics Service (Rosstat). According to …

Russia’s GDP falls by 3.6% in January–June

Russia’s GDP falls by 3.6% in January–June

Russia’s gross domestic product (GDP) contracted by 3.6% in January–June, the Federal State Statistics Service said on a statement quoting preliminary data. On August 11, the service said that preliminary estimates showed …

Russian Census can be postponed over COVID-19 pandemic

Russian Census can be postponed over COVID-19 pandemic

The Russian Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat) proposed to postpone the 2020 Russian Census to 2021 over the COVID-19 pandemic. "The Rosstat has voiced an initiative to postpone to 2021 the [2020] Russian Census, whose …

Caucasus has lowest death rates in Russia

Caucasus has lowest death rates in Russia

The Caucasus has once again confirmed its status as a region of long-livers - it has the lowest death rates in Russia, Rossiyskaya Gazeta newspaper writes with reference to Rosstat. The death rate in 2018 was 3 per 1000 citizens in …

Not enough small and medium-sized enterprises in Russia

Not enough small and medium-sized enterprises in Russia

The share of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Russia's economy is 21.9%, according to data from the Rosstat statistics service.  Earlier, Rosstat and the Ministry of Economic Development conducted analyses of …

Russia's 2018 GDP growth above target

Russia's 2018 GDP growth above target

The Russian economy grew by 2.3% last year, beating official forecasts, but the expansion did not support private sector consumption, according to preliminary data from the Rosstat statistics service. The economy ministry last month …