Annual cost of living of able-bodied males has risen. According to Geostat, national statistics service of Georgia, in July 2017 the cost of living totaled 167.2 GEL, up 11 GEL as compared to the 2016 indicators.
The cost of living marked 156.6 GEL in July 2016.
At the same time, the cost of living decreased by 7 GEL month on month. In June the figure marked 174.3 GEL.
Cost of living of an averaged consumer is 148.1 GEL, up 10 GEL year on year. In July 2016 the cost of living of an averaged consumer totaled 138.2 GEL.
As to an averaged family, the cost of living made up 280.4 GEL, while the figure constituted 262.6 GEL in 2016.