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Table 3 Changes in consumer prices in selected industries highly affected by the minimum wage from 2014 to 2016

From: The effects of the new statutory minimum wage in Germany: a first assessment of the evidence

Product or service Price change, as percentage Share in Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices, as percentage
Taxis 15.3 0.12
Passenger transport on ships 11.9 0.07
Newspaper and magazines 10.1 0.66
Postal services 7.0 0.24
Restaurants, cafés etc. 7.0 2.99
Staff cantine etc. 4.1 0.43
Accomodation services 3.8 1.04
Fitness Center 2.3 0.12
Bakery products 2.1 1.74
Consumer price index (on average) 0.8
  1. Source: Destatis, own calcluations