14 December 2012, Friday, 20:13

Average job seeking allowance is 3598 roubles in Bashkiria

author: Galina Bakhshieva

In Bashkortostan the average unemployment allowance in November, 2012 made 3598 roubles, or 59 % from the size of minimum living wage for able-bodied population.

The share of the minimum allowance recipients made 36 %, the maximum — 38 %, the State Employment Service of the republic informs.

For example in Ufa, the average allowance is equal 3955 roubles. Thus half of registered unemployed receives the maximum size of the allowance, 30,6 % — the minimum one. The monthly average number of job seeking allowance recipients in Ufa exceeds now 7500 people, the capital employment service informs.