Real disposable income in Russia down 5.6% in November 2016

The average monthly salary was $583

Real disposable income (income minus obligatory payments) fell 5.6 percent in November year-on-year in Russia, the Federal Statistics Service (Rosstat) reported on Dec. 19.

In November, average money income per capita rose 0.3 percent year-on-year to 30,803 rubles ($497). Since the beginning of the year the income rose by 1.1 percent in comparison with the same period of 2015.

The average monthly salary was 36,105 rubles ($583) in November, which is 1.7 percent up year-on-year. 

Source: TASS

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