Bi-Weekly Household Food Survey; Yellow & White Garri Prices Up 35% In Two Weeks

Biweekly Survey of Household Foodstuff Prices In Lagos (Updated March 18th, 2017)

Nairametrics| Here are major highlights of our Household Food survey for the week ended March 18th 2017.

  • Most household food prices in Lagos came in flat in the period under review
  • However significant price movements was observed in the price of garri.
  • According to our data, Ijebu garri prices was up 22%
  • White and Yellow garri were both up 35% respectively. Both prices are also up 70% since we started tracking prices last September.

You can view other prices from the table below;

ItemBrandUnit17/9/201618/3/2017% Change from baseImpact on BaseLocation% Change from 2 wks ago
Bag of RiceBasmati5kg370040008%Price IncreaseDaleko Market0%
Bag of RiceMama Gold10kg3500400014%Price IncreaseDaleko Market5%
Bag of RiceRoyal Stallion50Kg18000180000%NeutralDaleko Market3%
Bag of RiceRice Master10kg3500400014%Price IncreaseDaleko Market5%
Bag of RiceMama Gold50kg17000180006%Price IncreaseDaleko Market3%
Bag of RiceCaprice50kg17000180006%Price IncreaseDaleko Market3%
Bag of RiceFalcon25kg900095006%Price IncreaseDaleko Market6%
Bag of RiceOfada5kg2100320052%Price IncreaseAgo Ishaga Market0%
Bag of BeansOloyin50kg16000172008%Price IncreaseIddo Market0%
Bag of BeansWhite50kg140001600014%Price IncreaseIddo Market0%
Bag of BeansBrown50kg150001700013%Price IncreaseIddo Market0%
Tuber of YamAbjuja1 Big Size Tuber900600-33%Price ReductionIddo Market0%
Tuber of YamAbuja1 Small Size Tuber500300-40%Price ReductionIddo Market0%
Carton of NoodlesIndomie120g290029502%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market-5%
Carton of NoodlesIndomie70g190019000%NeutralOjuwoye Market-10%
Carton of NoodlesChikki100g1800210017%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market-13%
Carton of NoodlesMinimie70g1500175017%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market-3%
Carton of NoodlesGolden Penny70g1500175017%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market-3%
Bag of GarriIjebu80kg155002200016%Price IncreaseAgo Ishaga Market0%
Bag of GarriWhite50kg90001550028%Price IncreaseAgo Ishaga Market0%
Bag of GarriYellow50kg90001550028%Price IncreaseAgo Ishaga Market0%
Basket of PotatoSweetBig Basket800400-50%Price ReductionIddo Market0%
Basket of PotatosweetSmall Basket500200-60%Price ReductionIddo Market0%
Basket of PotatoIrishBig Basket36002500-31%Price ReductionIddo Market0%
Basket of PotatoIrishMedium Basket18001300-28%Price ReductionIddo Market0%
Basket of PotatoIrishSmall Basket1000700-30%Price ReductionIddo Market0%
Packet of PastaGolden Penny500g1902005%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
Packet of PastaDangote500g1902005%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
Packet of PastaPower500g1902005%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
Packet of PastaBonita500g2502500%NeutralOjuwoye Market0%
Gallon of Palm OilLocal5 Litres2200280027%Price IncreaseAgo Ishaga Market-18%
Gallon of Palm OilLocal20 Litres100001260026%Price IncreaseAgo Ishaga Market-17%
Gallon of Palm OilLocal30 Litres142001820028%Price IncreaseAgo Ishaga Market-17%
Gallon of Vegetable OilLocal5 Litres2400300025%Price IncreaseDaleko Market0%
Gallon of Vegetable OilLocal20 Litres118001350014%Price IncreaseDaleko Market-1%
Gallon of Vegetable OilLocal30 Litres153001930026%Price IncreaseDaleko Market0%
Gallon of Vegetable OilKings5 Litres2700320019%Price IncreaseDaleko Market0%
Gallon of Vegetable OilWesson5 Litres3500410017%Price IncreaseDaleko Market0%
Gallon of Vegetable OilMamador3.8 Litres2500300020%Price IncreaseDaleko Market0%
Gallon of Vegetable OilPower3 Litres2000260030%Price IncreaseDaleko Market0%
Basket of TomatoOval Shaped1 Small Basket800110038%Price IncreaseAgo Ishaga Market0%
Basket of TomatoRound Shaped1 Small Basket2700400048%Price IncreaseAgo Ishaga Market18%
Bunch of PlaintainPlaintain1 Big Bunch800750-6%Price ReductionIdi-Oro Market7%
Bag of FlourDangote50kg11000115502%Price IncreaseAguda Market-3%
Bag of FlourHoney well50Kg11000115502%Price IncreaseAguda Market-3%
Bag of FlourMama Gold50kg11000115502%Price IncreaseAguda Market-3%
Bag of SugarDangote50kg150002100040%Price IncreaseAguda Market0%
MilkPeak Powdered (Tin)400g85095012%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
Milkpeak Powdered(Tin)900g1500185023%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
MilkPeak milk (Refill)500g80090013%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
MilkDano Powdered (Tin)500g8008506%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
MilkDano Powdered(Tin)900g1400160014%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
MilkDano (Refill)500g60080033%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
MilkThreeCrown (Refill)380g70080014%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
MilkLoya Powdered (Tin)400g70080014%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
MilkLoya (Refill)400g65075015%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
MilkCoast (Refill)500g60070017%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
Cocoa BeveragesMilo (Tin)500g75095027%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
Cocoa BeveragesMilo (Tin)900g1400190036%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
Cocoa BeveragesMilo Refill500g70090029%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
Cocoa BeveragesBournvita Refill500g70085021%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
Cocoa BeveragesBournvita (Plastic)500g75090020%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
Cocoa BeveragesBournvita (Plastic)900g1300150015%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
Cocoa BeveragesOvaltine Refill500g70085021%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
Cocoa BeveragesOvaltine(Plastic)500g75090020%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
CoffeeNescafe Gold Blend100g1300160023%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
CoffeeNescafe Classic50g40055038%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
TeaLipton Yellow label52g18022022%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
TeaTop tea52g17019012%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
SugarSt' Loius Sugar(Cube)500g38045018%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
SugarGolden Penny Sugar (cube)500g25035040%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
ItemBrandUnitBase (4/2/2017)18/3/2017% Change from baseImpactMarrket% Change from 2 wks ago
BreadVal-U1 loaf3003000%NeutralOjuwoye Market0%
BreadButterfield1 loaf2802800%NeutralOjuwoye Market0%
EggN/ACrate12001100-8%Price ReductionOjuwoye Market-8%
MagarineBlue Band450g45050011%Price IncreaseOjuwoye Market0%
MagarineSimas250g2002000%NeutralOjuwoye Market0%
Baby MilkSMA Gold500g275027500%NeutralOjuwoye Market0%
Baby MilkNAN500g200020000%NeutralOjuwoye Market0%
Bottled Water (Refill)CwayRefill5005000%NeutralOjuwoye Market0%
Juice5 Alive1 litre3003000%NeutralOjuwoye Market0%
JuiceChivita1 litre3003000%NeutralOjuwoye Market0%


Effective August 1, 2016, Nairametrics will began 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.

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. 

Disclaimer: 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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