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  Tevet 20, 5772 , 15/01/12

No Change in December Cost of Living

The consumer price index for December was the same as for November, according to figures released, Sunday, by the Central Bureau of Statistics. While vegetables, clothing and apartment rentals rose, the cost of buying an apartment, fruit, culture and entertainment went down, as did communications and public transportation.

The index rose 2.2 percent in 2011.

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