Now in Russia there are about 15.7 million behind the poverty line. human. Constant inflation and other negative factors indicate that this indicator will constantly grow.
As evidenced by statistics in Russia, there are 146 million. residents, and it turned out that every nine is behind the poverty line. Typically, families with children have a low material level. Mothers who take care of children under three years old, as well as non -working mothers can get at risk.
Over the past seven years, the income level of residents of Russia has increased. But such growth is observed if we measure the well -being in rubles, in dollar terms it worsened by 17%. This gap is associated with the depreciation of the ruble.
If you rely on these basic statistics, then the inhabitants of Russia live worse and worse, 300 thousand people were behind the poverty line. In total, among the citizens of the country, 20 million falls into this category. human. The selection criteria are such that a person is considered poor if he cannot afford to eat normally and use the services of paid medicine.
Pensioners in the list of only 15%. This is due to constant indexing of pensions and allowances to it. But among the working residents of Russia, more than 60% are beyond the poverty line. Sociologists say that the poverty level is associated with an increase in utility tariffs, about 40% of Russians spend a fourth part of the income to pay for utilities.