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What was the price of a gallon of petrol in 1989?

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06/02/2009

Year Price per Litre (p) Price per Gallon Retail

Prices

Index Petrol Price

in constant terms

(1983=100) 5-year

% increase 1983 36.7 1.670 83.1 100.0 - 1984 38.7 1.759 87.5 100.0 - 1985 42.8 1.946 92.8 104.3 - 1986 38.2 1.737 96.7 89.4 - 1987 37.8 1.719 100.6 85.0 - 1988 34.7 1.578 104.1 75.4 -5.5 1989 38.4 1.746 112.3 77.4 -0.7