Mendoza closed 2021 with a inflation that surpassed the national one by almost two points. According to official data, the increase in the price of cost of living of Mendoza had an increase of 51.8%, while the INDEC reported that, at the national level, the rate was 50.9%. That is, almost two points below the provincial record.
Based on the information provided by the Directorate of Statistics and Economic Reports of the Government of Mendoza it was learned that it was the Food and drinks the one that put strong pressure on the December figure, showing an increase of 5.8% compared to November. This same, in turn, had an incidence of 2.2% at the general level.
If the annual measurement is observed, this important section had a variation of 52.8%, but it was far from being at the top of the list. Is that it was Clothing that led with 70% of uploads. Far behind was Education, with 58.8% and Medical Expenses with 56.8%.