19 July 2011, Tuesday, 15:32

The average rate of oldage pension in Bashkortostan reached 8300 rubles

author: Lubov Kolokolova

The Russian Pension Fund’s division in Bashkortostan has completed financing of the July payments. As a trustee of the Russian Pension Fund Directorate, the Fund’s Manager in Republic of Bashkortostan Foat Khantimerov reported, the number of the pensioners in our region, receiving pensions and other social payments at the expense of the means of the Pension Fund, amounts to 1 million 58 thousand. More than 61 billion rubles have been transferred in 2011 to the address of the pensioners, including 9,2 billion rubles – in July.

It should be noted that on February 1, 2011, the labor pensions in the country were raised by 8,8%. Besides, on April 1, 2011, the social pensions were raised by 10,27% and the rates of the monthly monetary payments were increased by 6,5%. As a result, the average rate of the oldage pension in Bashkortostan reached 8300 rubles, as it is said on the site of the Russian Pension Fund’s division in RB.