37.1  GENERAL RETAIL PRICE INDEX IN THE NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION                                                      
             2012 = 100                                                              
             for periods indicated                                                              
                                                               
Period 2018 2019 2020 2021  
                                                               
      Jan-Feb  
All Items 111.2 113.0 114.4 115.9  
Annual Percent Change 2.8 1.6 1.2 1.5  
 
Food 117.5 120.5 123.3 125.5  
Beverages, Spirits, and Tobacco 137.6 141.4 148.1 154.5  
Crude Materials, Inedible Except Fuels1 109.7 114.0 115.8 117.4  
Mineral Fuel Lubricants & Related Materials2 100.0 98.6 91.1 97.0  
Chemicals Including Animal & Vegetable Oils & Fats3 109.3 110.6 111.2 111.7  
Manufactured Goods  Classified Chiefly by Materials4 109.2 110.7 112.2 112.9  
Machinery & Transport Equipment5 101.3 102.0 102.1 102.2  
Miscellaneous  Manufactured Articles 108.6 109.4 110.4 110.5  
     
    2019   2020 2021
Period   Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar  
 
All Items 112.4 112.6 112.8 112.9 113.0 112.6 112.8 112.9 113.2 113.4 113.6 114.1 114.3 114.3 114.0 113.7 113.7 114.1 114.5 114.5 114.6 114.8 115.1 115.3 115.8 115.9 116.1  
Annual Percent Change 2.4 2.9 2.8 2.7 1.6 1.1 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.8 1.0 1.7 1.7 1.5 1.1 0.7 0.6 1.3 1.5 1.4 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.1 1.3 1.4 1.8  
 
Food 120.0 120.1 120.3 120.3 120.5 119.8 120.0 120.1 120.4 120.8 121.4 122.3 122.5 122.6 122.6 122.9 122.8 122.9 123.2 123.3 123.5 123.8 124.5 124.7 125.6 125.4 125.4  
Beverages, Spirits, and Tobacco 139.8 140.1 140.4 140.4 140.6 140.6 140.7 141.2 142.2 143.1 143.8 144.3 144.7 145.4 145.4 145.5 145.6 146.0 149.3 149.5 150.0 150.4 152.3 153.1 154.0 154.8 154.8  
Crude Materials, Inedible Except Fuels1 114.3 114.0 113.8 113.6 113.7 113.7 113.9 114.2 114.2 114.2 114.3 114.5 114.5 115.1 115.3 115.7 115.7 116.0 116.0 116.2 116.2 116.4 116.5 116.5 117.0 117.5 117.6  
Mineral Fuel Lubricants & Related Materials2 93.6 97.2 100.2 101.2 102.0 98.1 98.8 98.1 98.7 98.7 98.0 98.7 100.7 97.5 91.4 82.0 83.1 89.7 92.6 92.3 90.4 90.1 90.3 92.5 94.7 96.8 99.6  
Chemicals Including Animal & Vegetable Oils & Fats3 110.5 110.6 110.4 109.8 109.7 110.6 110.9 110.8 110.9 110.9 111.1 111.3 111.4 111.7 110.9 110.9 111.0 111.0 111.1 111.1 111.2 111.3 111.3 111.4 111.6 111.7 111.8  
Manufactured Goods  Classified Chiefly by Materials4 110.3 110.3 110.4 110.5 110.6 110.5 110.6 110.6 111.2 111.3 111.2 111.4 111.5 111.9 112.0 112.0 112.1 112.1 112.2 112.3 112.4 112.5 112.6 112.6 112.8 112.9 113.0  
Machinery & Transport Equipment5 101.7 101.7 101.8 102.0 102.0 101.8 102.0 102.1 102.1 102.1 102.2 102.2 102.2 102.2 102.0 102.0 102.0 102.0 102.1 102.1 102.2 102.2 102.2 102.2 102.2 102.2 102.3  
Miscellaneous  Manufactured Articles 108.9 109.0 109.1 109.2 109.3 109.3 109.4 109.6 109.8 109.8 109.8 110.1 110.1 110.2 110.3 110.3 110.3 110.3 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.5 110.5 110.5 110.5 110.5 110.5  
                                                               
                                                   
1 Excludes copra, textile fibers, cork, crude fertilizers, logs, metalliferous and metal crops, which are mostly industrial crude materials  
2 Excludes petroleum oil, coal, coke and carbon  
3 Excludes basic and industrial chemicals, animal and vegetable oils and fats, fertilizers and limes, crude dye stuffs and tanning extracts  
4 Excludes leather and leather manufacturers, other than rubber and related products, other wood, cane and cork products, pulp paper and paperboard containers, abaca, clay products, primary metals  
5 Excludes agricultural machinery and equipment  
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA)