The data comes from the ETM Analytics household price index, where we’ve been tracking a basket of 20 items at four major retailers in the Fourways area of Johannesburg. The infographic was compiled by Grafika24 and published in a Beeld article here.
For foreign readers who don’t understand Afrikaans, following the link below you’ll find a list of translations of the items, in descending order from highest inflation to lowest.
Whole chicken (uncooked)
Lean beef mince (ground beef)
Soda (i.e. Coca Cola)
2% low fat milk