This is contained in the NBS Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) Price Watch for May 2022 released in Abuja on Sunday.
The report said that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measures the inflation rate increased to 17.71 per cent on a year-on-year basis.
Ebonyi recorded the highest average price of beans (white, black eye, sold loose) with N875.71, while the lowest was reported in Borno with N256.67.
President Muhammadu Buhari appointed Mr Adeniran on May 20, following the death of the former Statistician-General on April 13.
The NBS said the first quarter 2022 growth rate further represents an improvement in economic performance.
Until his appointment, Mr Adeniran was the Director of Demographic and Household Statistics at the NBS.
The report said that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measures inflation increased to 15.92 per cent year-on-year.
Production and market demand in the manufacturing sector weakened last month, as the sub-index for production retreated.
Lagos remained the top destination of capital investment in the quarter with $1.481 billion, accounting for 85.57 per cent of the total.
The NBS said while residents in Enugu bought at N494.05 per litre, the highest of any state, those in Bayelsa paid N255.56.