ONS Consumer Prices

Published 19 December 17

Office for National Statistics (ONS) produce monthly average prices for selected dairy products. These come from the Retail Price Index (RPI), which is a measure of the average change from month to month in the prices of consumer goods and services purchased in the UK. They can be monitored on this webpage with historic prices available by clicking the link on the right hand side of the page.

Commodity

Average Retail Price (p)

Nov-17

Oct-17

Monthly Change

Nov-16

Annual Change

Block butter (per 250g)

176

172

4

144

32

Spreadable butter (per 500g)

339

328

11

287

52

Margarine/low fat spread (per 500g)

113

112

1

129

-16

Pasteurised milk (per pint)

44

43

1

43

1

Cheddar (per kg)

744

734

10

698

46

Source: ONS

ONS butter & spreads graph

ONS milk & cheddar graph

 

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