The average price per litre of Household Kerosene paid by consumers in November 2021 was N441.06, an increase of 4.17 percent on a month-on-month basis from N423.42 in October 2021. On a year-on-year basis, the average price of the product increased by 24.81 percent from N353.38 in November 2020 to N441.06 in November 2021.
On the state distribution of prices, the top three States with the highest average price per litre in November 2021 were Ebonyi, Cross River and Enugu with N650.00, N590.91 and N589.81 respectively. Conversely, the lowest average prices were recorded in Bayelsa State, Katsina State and Zamfara State with N274.44, N326.92 and N333.33 respectively.
In terms of Zonal variations of prices, the highest price was in the South-East at N541.19, followed by the South -West and North-Central recorded at N470.79 and N444.97 respectively. The North-West Zone had the least price at N363.98 compared to other Zones.
Data source: National Bureau of Statistics