In Ukraine fell by communal

In January 2020 in comparison with the same month in 2019, the average price in Ukraine for housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels fell by 2.8%, follows from data published by the state statistic Committee. However, all of these services in January of this year for the month rose on average by 1.7%.

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More specifically, changes in the cost of housing and communal services (HCS) for the year is as follows:

  • prices on the retention and repair of housing for the year increased by 3.2% (month-on-month measure has not changed);
  • the water has risen the most – by 11.1% (per month no change);
  • Sewerage rose by 9.1% (in comparison with December no change);
  • prices on the retention of the buildings and surrounding areas increased by 6.6% (on a monthly measurement of services rose by 0.4 per cent);
  • the cost of electricity in the year and month-on-month measure has not changed;
  • the price of gas for households fell by 21.1%, but in comparison with December increased by 10.7%;
  • the hot water rose over the year by 0.5%, but over the last month, by contrast, fell 2.5%.