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Kwara – Petrol costs very top in South-East, lowest in North-East in October: NBS

by Good News

Kwara –

The Nationwide Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says South-East residents paid the supreme common designate for Top price Motor Spirit (PMS), popularly identified as petrol, in October.

In its “Top price Motor Spirit (Petrol) Mark Ogle for October 2021,” released on its web situation on Tuesday, the NBS talked about the supreme common designate develop into recorded within the South-East zone at N167.32 while the North-East had the least common designate at N164.46 within the month below overview.

“The common designate paid by customers for petrol increased by 2.75 per cent on a year-on-year basis to N165.60 in October when in contrast with the price in October 2020 (N161.17).

“The cost furthermore increased on a month-on-month basis to N165.60 in October from N164.85, displaying an amplify of 0.46 per cent when in contrast with the price recorded in September.

“States with the supreme common designate of petrol are Plateau (N172.43), Nasarawa (N170.45) and Abia (N170.25), while states with the lowest common designate of petrol are Yobe (N159.86), Kwara (N160) and Lagos (N162.67),” it printed.

Meanwhile, the typical designate paid by customers for Automobile Gasoline Oil, popularly known as diesel, reduced by -0.22 per cent to N254.07 in October from N254.64 in September on a month-on-month basis.

The bureau talked about that the price recorded within the period below overview increased by 15.59 per cent on a year-on-year basis to N254.07 in October 2021 when in contrast with the price of N219.80 recorded in October 2020.

It talked about that Taraba at N280, Borno N278.50 and Ogun at N275.36 recorded the supreme common designate of diesel, while Kebbi with N214.17, Zamfara N223.33 and Yobe at N227 recorded the lowest common designate of diesel.

“Likewise, the supreme common designate develop into recorded within the South-West zone (N265.64) while the North-West had the least common designate (N237.49) in October 2021,” it added.

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