Back to school: expected increase in the average basket of a pupil

Back to school: expected increase in the average basket of a pupil

A survey was carried out by Familles de France. According to its barometer, the average cost of starting the sixth year has increased by 0.7%.

Back to school: expected increase in the average basket of a pupil

The increase is moderate, but the average cost of the start of the new school year for a sixth-grader is increasing according to the barometer unveiled by Familles de France on Tuesday, August 18. It amounts to 190.42 euros, an increase of 0.7%. The increase is actually almost zero, because it corresponds to inflation. But some expenses increase more than others. If the prices of sporting goods go down, the price of stationery and other supplies goes up.

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Non-paper supplies, such as calculators and compasses, increased 0.7%. This is the most important envelope since it represents two thirds of the overall envelope.

There are some tips to help you spend less. Hypermarkets are cheaper than specialized brands. Significant variations can be observed.