"A basket of essential foodstuffs currently costs 210.82 euros, 27.20 euros more (14.81%) more than it cost on February 23, the eve of the beginning of the armed conflict in Ukraine and the date on which we started this analysis" according to the consumer protection organisation.

In the last eight months - between February 23 and October 26 -, the three products that saw their price increase the most were fresh hake, oranges and white sugar, with increases of more than 40 percentage points, according to the data.