Saudi Arabia: Food prices

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 Saudi Arabia

Food price index, world average = 100

 Latest value 99.678
 Year 2017
 Measure index points
 Data availability 2017 - 2017
 Average 99.678
 Min - Max 99.678 - 99.678
 Source World Bank International Comparison Program
The index measures how expensive Saudi Arabia is relative to other countries in terms of food prices. Higher values mean more expensive food prices. The index is from the latest edition of the International Comparison Program of the World Bank from 2017. The program publishes new data every seven years. The food price information for Saudi Arabia and other countries remains valid for several years as the relative international price levels change slowly over time. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time. The value of that indicator for 2017 is 99.678 index points.
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Definition: Broad based food price index. The world average food price level is set at 100. Higher values for a country indicate more expensive food prices relative to the world and other countries.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Cost of living 65.89 2017 index points
 Food prices 99.678 2017 index points
 Fruit prices 140.45 2017 index points
 Vegetable prices 96.13 2017 index points
 Bread and cereal prices 91.13 2017 index points
 Milk, cheese, and eggs prices 97.34 2017 index points
 Meat prices 102.99 2017 index points
 Fish and seafood prices 87.65 2017 index points
 Clothing and footwear prices 79.88 2017 index points
 Housing and utilities prices 41.596 2017 index points
 Furniture and household maintenance prices 74.31 2017 index points
 Healthcare prices 67.05 2017 index points
 Transport prices 54.97 2017 index points
 Hotel and restaurant prices 60.33 2017 index points
 Vehicle prices 78.95 2017 index points
 Communication prices 110.78 2017 index points
 Recreation and culture prices 79.49 2017 index points
 Education prices 84.65 2017 index points
 Machinery and equipment prices 83.84 2017 index points
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