The annual costs of the average Cypriot family are 31 206 euro. This is 19% less than in 2009 year. According to CyStat, the inhabitants of the island began to save on entertainment, clothes with shoes and transport. The townspeople (20,2%) are more affected than the villagers (14,9%). The study involved 2876 Cypriot families, which from July 2015 to June 2016-th kept records of expenses.
For all major categories of goods and services, there is a marked reduction in costs compared to the 2009 year. The exception was food and non-alcoholic beverages (an increase of 1%) and education (+ 7,2%).
The biggest decrease in spending - 34,1% - is recorded in entertainment and cultural events. At 31,5%, a typical Cypriot family has reduced the cost of clothing and footwear, 30% - for transport.
The costs of an ordinary Cypriot family from July 2015 to June 2016
Details- onOnlineStatistical Service of the Republic of Cyprus (CyStat)