Biweekly Survey of Household Foodstuff Prices In Lagos (Updated February 18, 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).  


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.

ItemBrandUnit17/9/201618/2/2017Impact from base% Change from base% Change from 2 wks ago
Bag of RiceBasmati5kg3,7004,000Price Increase8%0%
Bag of RiceMama Gold10kg3,5003,800Price Increase9%0%
Bag of RiceRoyal Stallion50Kg18,00017,500Price Reduction-3%0%
Bag of RiceRice Master10kg3,5003,800Price Increase9%0%
Bag of RiceMama Gold50kg17,00017,500Price Increase3%0%
Bag of RiceCaprice50kg17,00017,500Price Increase3%0%
Bag of RiceFalcon25kg9,0009,000Neutral0%0%
Bag of RiceOfada5kg2,1003,200Price Increase52%0%
Bag of BeansOloyin50kg16,00017,200Price Increase8%0%
Bag of BeansWhite50kg14,00016,000Price Increase14%0%
Bag of BeansBrown50kg15,00017,000Price Increase13%0%
Tuber of YamAbjuja1 Big Size Tuber900600Price Reduction-33%0%
Tuber of YamAbuja1 Small Size Tuber500300Price Reduction-40%0%
Carton of NoodlesIndomie120g2,9003,100Price Increase7%0%
Carton of NoodlesIndomie70g1,9002,100Price Increase11%0%
Carton of NoodlesChikki100g1,8002,400Price Increase33%0%
Carton of NoodlesMinimie70g1,5001,800Price Increase20%0%
Carton of NoodlesGolden Penny70g1,5001,800Price Increase20%0%
Bag of GarriIjebu80kg15,50018,000Price Increase16%0%
Bag of GarriWhite50kg9,00011,500Price Increase28%0%
Bag of GarriYellow50kg9,00011,500Price Increase28%0%
Basket of PotatoSweetBig Basket800400Price Reduction-50%0%
Basket of PotatosweetSmall Basket500200Price Reduction-60%0%
Basket of PotatoIrishBig Basket3,6002,500Price Reduction-31%0%
Basket of PotatoIrishMedium Basket1,8001,300Price Reduction-28%0%
Basket of PotatoIrishSmall Basket1,000700Price Reduction-30%0%
Packet of PastaGolden Penny500g190200Price Increase5%0%
Packet of PastaDangote500g190200Price Increase5%0%
Packet of PastaPower500g190200Price Increase5%0%
Packet of PastaBonita500g250250Neutral0%0%
Gallon of Palm OilLocal5 Litres2,2003,400Price Increase77%-13%
Gallon of Palm OilLocal20 Litres10,00015,200Price Increase70%-11%
Gallon of Palm OilLocal30 Litres14,20022,000Price Increase76%-12%
Gallon of Vegetable OilLocal5 Litres2,4003,000Price Increase21%3%
Gallon of Vegetable OilLocal20 Litres11,80013,600Price Increase14%1%
Gallon of Vegetable OilLocal30 Litres15,30019,300Price Increase24%2%
Gallon of Vegetable OilKings5 Litres2,7003,200Price Increase19%0%
Gallon of Vegetable OilWesson5 Litres3,5004,100Price Increase17%0%
Gallon of Vegetable OilMamador3.8 Litres2,5003,000Price Increase20%0%
Gallon of Vegetable OilPower3 Litres2,0002,600Price Increase30%0%
Basket of TomatoOval Shaped1 Small Basket8001,100Price Increase38%0%
Basket of TomatoRound Shaped1 Small Basket2,7003,400Price Increase26%0%
Bunch of PlaintainPlaintain1 Big Bunch800700Price Reduction-13%0%
Bag of FlourDangote50kg11,00011,500Price Increase5%0%
Bag of FlourHoney well50Kg11,00011,500Price Increase5%0%
Bag of FlourMama Gold50kg11,00011,500Price Increase5%0%
Bag of SugarDangote50kg15,00021,000Price Increase40%0%
MilkPeak Powdered (Tin)400g850950Price Increase6%6%
Milkpeak Powdered(Tin)900g1,5001,850Price Increase3%19%
MilkPeak milk (Refill)500g800900Price Increase6%6%
MilkDano Powdered (Tin)500g800850Price Increase6%0%
MilkDano Powdered(Tin)900g1,4001,600Price Increase4%10%
MilkDano (Refill)500g600800Price Increase33%0%
MilkThreeCrown (Refill)380g700800Price Increase14%0%
MilkLoya Powdered (Tin)400g700800Price Increase14%0%
MilkLoya (Refill)400g650750Price Increase15%0%
MilkCoast (Refill)500g600700Price Increase17%0%
Cocoa BeveragesMilo (Tin)500g750950Price Increase20%6%
Cocoa BeveragesMilo (Tin)900g1,4001,900Price Increase7%27%
Cocoa BeveragesMilo Refill500g700900Price Increase21%6%
Cocoa BeveragesBournvita Refill500g700850Price Increase21%0%
Cocoa BeveragesBournvita (Plastic)500g750900Price Increase20%0%
Cocoa BeveragesBournvita (Plastic)900g13001500Price Increase12%3%
Cocoa BeveragesOvaltine Refill500g700850Price Increase14%6%
Cocoa BeveragesOvaltine(Plastic)500g750900Price Increase13%6%
CoffeeNescafe Gold Blend100g1,3001,600Price Increase8%14%
CoffeeNescafe Classic50g400550Price Increase20%15%
TeaLipton Yellow label52g180220Price Increase22%0%
TeaTop tea52g170190Price Increase12%0%
SugarSt' Loius Sugar(Cube)500g380450Price Increase18%0%
SugarGolden Penny Sugar (cube)500g250350Price Increase20%17%
ItemBrandUnitBase (4/2/2017)18/2/2017Impact% Change from base% Change from 2 wks ago
BreadVal-U1 loaf280300Neutral0%0
BreadButterfield1 loaf1200280Neutral0%0
MagarineBlue Band450g200500Neutral0%0.111111111
Baby MilkSMA Gold500g20002750Neutral0%0
Baby MilkNAN500g5002000Neutral0%0
Bottled Water (Refill)CwayRefill300500Neutral0%0
Juice5 Alive1 litre300300Neutral0%0
JuiceChivita1 litre300300Neutral0%0

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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