Key Economic Indicators in 2008
(as % of corresponding period of previous year)

Jan. Feb. Mar. Q1 Apr. May June H1 July Aug. Sept. 9
months
Oct. Nov. Dec. Total
1 Output index for the key economic activities* 109.6 111.3 107.5 109.4 108.8 107.4 106.3 106.3 105.6 107.0 101.2 92.7 92.4 104.2
2 Industrial output index 106.7 108.1 103.5 106.0 105.7 104.5 102.8 105.2 101.9 101.0 102.8 104.1 98.4 87.5 87.2 100.6
3 Agricultural output index 104.3 105.9 106.0 105.5 106.6 106.8 107.3 106.4 111.1 116.8 111.2 109.6 117.5 115.5 104.5 110.8
4 Transport freight turnover 103.5 107.2 104.8 105.1 105.2 100.9 102.8 104.0 101.7 101.6 100.9 103.1 101.2 91.5 88.5 100.7
5 Fixed capital investment 120.9 126.1 123.0 123.4 125.0 119.1 111.6 110.8 110.5 115.4 106.9 99.7 93.5 109.9
6 Retail trade turnover 117.0 118.8 116.6 117.4 115.0 115.4 114.8 115.7 114.8 115.0 113.1 108.7 105.5 103.7
7 Consumer price index 112.6 112.7 113.3 112.9 114.3 115.1 115.1 113.9 114.7 115.0 115.0 114.2 114.2 113.8 113.3 114.1
as % of December of previous year 102.3 103.5 104.8 106.3 107.7 108.7 109.3 109.7 110.6 111.6 112.5 113.3
8 Core inflation as % of December of previous year 101.1 102.1 103.2 104.5 105.7 106.7 107.6 108.6 110.1 111.5 112.7 113.6
9 Industrial producer price index as % of December of previous year 101.6 102.3 103.0 107.7 111.5 117.0 123.2 123.8 117.6 109.8 100.6 93.0
10 General rate of unemployment (calculated by ILO methodology)
as % of economically active population
6.5 6.9 6.4 5.8 5.3 5.5 5.6 5.8 6.1 6.5 6.8 7.6
11 Real disposable money income 108.3 110.7 104.7 107.8 110.1 104.2 104.1 ... 106.3 108.6 99.9 ... 99.4 95.4 89.3 102.4
12 Spending on goods and services** 113.3 115.5 113.1 114.0 112.0 111.4 111.3 112.7 112.6 111.1 111.6 112.4 109.9 106.0 102.0 110.5
13 Urals crude price***
US dollars/barrel 89.5 91.8 99.8 93.7 105.2 118.3 127.1 105.3 129.3 111.4 96.4 107.6 69.4 50.7 38.1 93.9
as % of corresponding period of previous year 179.7 171.5 170.5 173.7 164.0 184.7 186.3 176.3 174.1 161.5 129.7 168.2 87.3 56.3 42.9 135.1
14 Commodity exports****
billions of US dollars 33.9 35.1 39.4 108.4 40.5 42.5 43.0 234.4 46.5 45.0 43.0 368.9 38.4 29.4 29.7 466.3
as % of corresponding period of previous year 159.1 153.0 151.9 154.4 150.1 148.1 164.3 154.2 160.0 148.3 155.3 154.3 111.5 83.4 78.6 134.6
including oil exports
as % of corresponding period of previous year 173.7 161.5 158.3 164.9 153.1 151.8 180.0 163.3 172.7 143.0 136.9 159.1 98.1 68.3 54.1 132.6
15 Commodity imports****
billions of US dollars 15.6 21.0 23.2 59.8 25.2 24.3 25.3 134.6 28.7 27.1 27.2 217.6 26.7 21.1 23.3 288.7
as % of corresponding period of previous year 133.5 149.1 137.6 140.3 151.0 139.2 136.5 141.2 148.4 135.7 145.7 141.9 120.2 93.2 93.3 129.4
16 Official Ruble/US dollar exchange rate at the end of period, rubles per dollar 24.48 24.12 23.52 23.52 23.65 23.74 23.46 23.46 23.45 24.58 25.25 25.25 26.54 27.61 29.38 29.38
Source: the Federal State Statistics Service, the Bank of Russia.* Calculated on the basis of data on changes in output volumes in agriculture, mining, manufacturing, the production and distribution of electricity, gas and water, construction, transport, retail and wholesale trade.
** Estimate.
*** Calculated on Reuters data, averages for a period.
**** Based on the balance of payments methodology (as of May 14, 2013).
Updated May 16, 2013.