Russians ‘ real wages in November fell 9%

Russians ‘ real wages in November fell 9%


Moscow. December 17. Real disposable monetary incomes of Russians in November of 2015 decreased by 5.4% compared with November 2014, after declining by 5.6% in October, said on Thursday Rosstat. Real wages declined in annual terms by 9%.

In September, the real income of Russian citizens has fallen 4.3% in August to 5.3% in July to 2% in June to 3% in may to 6.3% in April and 3.9% in March and February of 1.6% and 0.7% in January.

In January-November income in real terms declined by 3.5%. As reported, in 2014 the revenue decreased by 0.7% in real terms compared with 2013. In 2013 the growth was recorded at 4%.

In nominal terms, the average per capita income in November 2015 $ 30.7 thousand rubles (growth of 6.6% in annual terms).

Average nominal wage in November, according to preliminary data of Rosstat, amounted to 33.8 thousand rubles, compared with November 2014 increased by 4.6%.

At the same time, in real terms the average wage fell in November at an annual rate of 9%, and in 11 months it decreased by 9.2%.