Automotive Gas Oil (Diesel) Price Watch (October 2021)
The average price paid by consumers for Automotive Gas Oil (diesel) decreased by -0.22% to N254.07 in October 2021 from N254.64 in September 2021 on month-on-month basis. The value recorded in the period under review increased by 15.59% on year-on-year basis to N254.07 in October 2021 when compared to the value (N219.80) recorded in October 2020.
States with the highest average price of diesel were Taraba (N280.00), Borno (N278.50) and Ogun (N275.36). States with the lowest average price of diesel were Kebbi (N214.17), Zamfara (N223.33) and Yobe (N227.00). Likewise, the highest average price was recorded in the South West zone (N265.64) while the North West had the least average price (N237.49) in October 2021
Data source: National Bureau of Statistics