ONS Consumer Prices

Published 15 August 18

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)
Jul-18 Jun-18 Monthly Change Jul-17 Annual Change
Block butter (per 250g) 180 179 1 150 30
Spreadable butter (per 500g) 337 323 14 293 44
Margarine/low fat spread (per 500g) 151 140 11 130 21
Pasteurised milk (per pint) 44 44 0 43 1
Cheddar (per kg) 711 730 -19 705 6


Source: ONS

ONS butter & spreads graph

 

ONS milk & cheddar graph

 

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