21 September 2011, Wednesday, 14:31

Subsistence wage for pensioners in Bashkortostan to amount to 5220 rubles

author: Timur Rakhmatullin

The subsistence wage for pensioners in Bashkortostan will amount to 5220 rubles in 2012. The deputies of the State Council-Kurultay-RB supported this initiative of the deputy Prime-Minister of the Government RB Fidus Yamaltdinov today in the course of the autumn session in the first reading.

As M-r Yamaltdinov reported, the subsistence wage for pensioners in 2011 made up 4571 rubles. In 2012 the amount of subsistence wage is determined at 5220 rubles.

“The value of the subsistence wage for pensioners is set every year, basing on the consumer basket and information concerning food prices and prices for nonfoods and services” – the Vice-Premier explained.