10% of Sverdlovsk Region Residents Are below Poverty Line

7 February 2013 (10:57)

February 7, 2013. According to the statistical data available, about 10% of Sverdlovsk Region population live below the poverty line, head of SverdlovskStat Elena Kutina said at a press conference in Yekaterinburg.

Now according to Sverdlovsk Region Government’s decree, the cost of living was estimated at 7,005 RUR for the first quarter of 2013. For working individuals, this comes to 7,626 RUR, for retirees, the figure came to 5,608 RUR, and for children, the cost of living was estimated at 6,646 RUR.

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