Rosstat on Monday provided an update on pensions of Russians. According to the statistical office, in June 2016 the average size of monthly pensions increased in nominal terms by 2.7% in comparison with June of 2015). Its size was 12 413 thousand rubles.
In real terms — i.e. adjusted for inflation — there is a different story: the size of pensions decreased in June by 3.6%. In April and may recorded a decline of 4.3% in March to 4.2% in February and by 4.7% after a slight gain in January.Related posts: