INFOGRAPHIC: How much do school supplies cost?

By Reyma Buan-Deveza, and Infographic by Francin Cruz

Posted at May 31 2013 08:02 PM | Updated as of Jan 11 2016 10:20 AM

Students and their parents and guardians are trooping to stores to buy supplies as schools across the country resume classes this June.

While some only check the brand, design and quality of the school supplies they purchase, most Filipinos consider price as the most important factor as they make the most of their limited budgets.

To those who have yet to start shopping for supplies and other items needed for school, here's a quick list of prices in malls and sidewalk stores or the bangketa.