PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The price of gas is holding steady in Rhode Island, remaining at an average of $2.22 for a gallon of regular.

AAA Northeast says its weekly survey conducted Monday finds no change from last week's price.

Gas in Rhode Island is 7 cents less than the national average of $2.29 per gallon.

The price of gas in Rhode Island is 16 percent higher than it was at this time last year, when it was averaging $1.92 per gallon, a difference of 30 cents from Monday

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