Large Store Sales Index. 07/2022
The Large Store Sales Index (IVGS) of Catalonia at current prices increased by 9.6% in July 2022 compared to the same month of 2021. By product group, food sales have increased by 7.1% and the rest of the products by 11.8%.
The variation in the accumulated index for the first seven months of the year at current prices was positive, 12.9% higher than the same period of the previous year. Cumulative non-food product sales increased by 22.3% and food sales by 4.8%.
At constant prices (i.e. eliminating the effect of prices) the index showed a year-over-year decrease of 3.6%. By product group, sales of non-food sales decreased by 3.3% and those of food products by 4.0%.