Real average pension in Russia in April fell by 0.1%


Moscow. June 2. INTERFAX.RU – the Average size of the appointed monthly pension in Russia in April 2017 increased in nominal terms by 4.1% compared to April of 2016 and was 12 929 thousand rubles, said on Friday the Federal state statistics service (Rosstat).

At the same time in real terms (adjusted for inflation) average pension in April fell by 0.1% compared with April last year.

The average pension in April 2017 accounted for 32.9 per cent of the average gross wage in the country.

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