Inflation in Russia in December 2020, according to preliminary data, accelerated to 0.8% and amounted to 4.9% at the end of the year, Rosstat reported. According to preliminary data, the consumer price index in December 2020 will be 100.8%, from the beginning of the year – 104.9%. In annual terms, the rate of depreciation of money in the Russian Federation at the end of 2020 reached 4.9%. Over the past 12 months, food products have risen in price by 6.7%, non-food products – by 4.8%, and services – by 2.7%. Central Bank, inflation by the end of 2020 will be in the range of 4.6-4.9%, and in 2021 – from 3.5% to 4%.