(MENAFN- Saudi Press Agency) At the level of the annual change of the index record for cost of living which recorded a rise of 2.4% the monthly report attributed that to 10 main sections of the index namely : the section of education up 5.4% the section of clothing and footwear by 5.2% the section of housing water electricity gas and other fuels up 4.4% followed by the health section up 2.3% and the section of transportation with a rise of 2.3% and home furnishing equipment and maintenance up 2 section 0.2% the section of recreation and culture by 2.0% and the section of communications up 1.4% and food and beverage section by 1.2% and finally the section of miscellaneous goods and services 0.7%. In contrast the index decreased for the section of restaurants and hotels by 1.9%.
14:45 LOCAL TIME 11:45 GMT
MENAFN provides the information “as is” without warranty of any kind. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, images, videos, licenses, completeness, legality, or reliability of the information contained in this article. If you have any complaints or copyright issues related to this article, kindly contact the provider above.