Biweekly Survey of Household Foodstuff Prices In Lagos (Updated January 11, 2017)


Effective August 1, 2016, Nairametrics will begin publishing market prices of everyday select food and household items in Lagos on a bi-weekly basis (every two weeks).  

ItemBrandUnitBase (17/9/2016)Current (7/1/2017)Percentage ChangeImpact
Bag of RiceBasmati5kg3,7004,20014%Price Increase
Bag of RiceMama Gold10kg3,5003,8009%Price Increase
Bag of RiceRoyal Stallion50Kg18,00017,500-3%Price Reduction
Bag of RiceRice Master10kg3,5003,8009%Price Increase
Bag of RiceMama Gold50kg17,00017,5003%Price Increase
Bag of RiceCaprice50kg17,00017,5003%Price Increase
Bag of RiceFalcon25kg9,0009,0000%Neutral
Bag of RiceOfada5kg2,1003,20052%Price Increase
Bag of BeansOloyin50kg16,00017,5009%Price Increase
Bag of BeansWhite50kg14,00016,00014%Price Increase
Bag of BeansBrown50kg15,00017,00013%Price Increase
Tuber of YamAbjuja1 Big Size Tuber900700-22%Price Reduction
Tuber of YamAbuja1 Small Size Tuber500400-20%Price Reduction
Carton of NoodlesIndomie120g2,9003,20010%Price Increase
Carton of NoodlesIndomie70g1,9002,20016%Price Increase
Carton of NoodlesChikki100g1,8002,40033%Price Increase
Carton of NoodlesMinimie70g1,5001,90027%Price Increase
Carton of NoodlesGolden Penny70g1,5001,90027%Price Increase
Bag of GarriIjebu80kg15,50018,00016%Price Increase
Bag of GarriWhite50kg9,00011,50028%Price Increase
Bag of GarriYellow50kg9,00011,50028%Price Increase
Basket of PotatoSweetBig Basket800500-38%Price Reduction
Basket of PotatosweetSmall Basket500200-60%Price Reduction
Basket of PotatoIrishBig Basket3,6002,800-22%Price Reduction
Basket of PotatoIrishMedium Basket1,8001,400-22%Price Reduction
Basket of PotatoIrishSmall Basket1,000700-30%Price Reduction
Packet of PastaGolden Penny500g1902005%Price Increase
Packet of PastaDangote500g1902005%Price Increase
Packet of PastaPower500g1902005%Price Increase
Packet of PastaBonita500g2502500%Neutral
Gallon of Palm OilLocal5 Litres2,2003,90077%Price Increase
Gallon of Palm OilLocal20 Litres10,00017,00070%Price Increase
Gallon of Palm OilLocal30 Litres14,20025,00076%Price Increase
Gallon of Vegetable OilLocal5 Litres2,4002,90021%Price Increase
Gallon of Vegetable OilLocal20 Litres11,80013,50014%Price Increase
Gallon of Vegetable OilLocal30 Litres15,30019,00024%Price Increase
Gallon of Vegetable OilKings5 Litres2,7003,20019%Price Increase
Gallon of Vegetable OilWesson5 Litres3,5004,10017%Price Increase
Gallon of Vegetable OilMamador3.8 Litres2,5003,00020%Price Increase
Gallon of Vegetable OilPower3 Litres2,0002,60030%Price Increase
Basket of TomatoOval Shaped1 Small Basket800-100%Price Reduction
Basket of TomatoRound Shaped1 Small Basket2,7003,40026%Price Increase
Bunch of PlaintainPlaintain1 Big Bunch800650-19%Price Reduction
Bag of FlourDangote50kg11,00011,5005%Price Increase
Bag of FlourHoney well50Kg11,00011,5005%Price Increase
Bag of FlourMama Gold50kg11,00011,5005%Price Increase
Bag of SugarDangote50kg15,00021,00040%Price Increase
MilkPeak Powdered (Tin)400g8508500%Neutral
Milkpeak Powdered(Tin)900g1,5001,5000%Neutral
MilkPeak milk (Refill)500g8008506%Price Increase
MilkDano Powdered (Tin)500g8008506%Price Increase
MilkDano Powdered(Tin)900g1,4001,4504%Price Increase
MilkDano (Refill)500g60070017%Price Increase
MilkThreeCrown (Refill)380g7007000%Neutral
MilkLoya Powdered (Tin)400g7007507%Price Increase
MilkLoya (Refill)400g6507008%Price Increase
MilkCoast (Refill)500g6006508%Price Increase
Cocoa BeveragesMilo (Tin)500g75085013%Price Increase
Cocoa BeveragesMilo (Tin)900g1,4001,5007%Price Increase
Cocoa BeveragesMilo Refill500g70080014%Price Increase
Cocoa BeveragesBournvita Refill500g70080014%Price Increase
Cocoa BeveragesBournvita (Plastic)500g75085013%Price Increase
Cocoa BeveragesBournvita (Plastic)900g130014008%Price Increase
Cocoa BeveragesOvaltine Refill500g7007507%Price Increase
Cocoa BeveragesOvaltine(Plastic)500g7508007%Price Increase
CoffeeNescafe Gold Blend100g1,3001,4008%Price Increase
CoffeeNescafe Classic50g40045013%Price Increase
TeaLipton Yellow label52g18022022%Price Increase
TeaTop tea52g17019012%Price Increase
SugarSt' Loius Sugar(Cube)500g38045018%Price Increase
SugarGolden Penny Sugar (cube)500g25030020%Price Increase


The pricing data is based on a survey conducted by our field operatives, from select markets in Lagos State on a spot basis only. We cover the following markets, Daleko, Ago Ishaga, Iddo, Aguda, Ojuiwoye etc.

This data dates back to the 1st of August 2016 for some of the items on the tracker. However, we used September 17th as our base month for identifying percentage trends. 

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The Biweekly Survey of Household Foodstuff Prices In Lagos is not recognized by the Lagos State Government, Federal Government or the National Bureau of Statistics. It only represents the outcome of data gathered by Nairametrics for our analysts. The National Bureau of Statistics Consumer Price Index remains the official source for measuring increase in prices of goods and services in Nigeria. Usage of this data is strictly on the volition of the user. Nairametrics will not be held liable for any decision making based on the usage of this data. Please read our disclaimer policy.

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