The actual size of the average pension in September decreased by 4%


Moscow. October 30. The average size of the appointed monthly pension in Russia in September 2015 has increased in nominal terms by 11.1% in comparison with September 2014 and amounted to 12 106 thousand rubles, said on Friday Rosstat.

In real terms (adjusted for inflation and excluding the information for the Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol), the average amount of pensions in September 2015 fell by 4.0% in September 2014.

The average size of the appointed pensions in September 2015, which amounted to 36.5% of the average gross wage in the country as compared to 34.1% in September 2014.