Cyprus meat prices are below the EU average, according to Eurostat figures for 2018 published on Tuesday.
When price levels in countries are compared with the EU average price level index of 100, the results show that last year, the price of meat was highest in Austria (price level index of 146), Luxembourg (142), France (131) and Belgium (126).
Cyprus is the twelfth cheapest country with an index of 89, at the same level as Spain and slightly cheaper than Greece (91).
The cheapest meat is available in Poland and Romania (both 63), closely followed by Bulgaria with 64.
The categories of meat covered by these statistics include beef and veal, pork, lamb, mutton and goat, poultry, other meats and edible offal, delicatessen and other meat preparations.