17 June 2013, Monday, 15:19

Average unemployment allowance is 3701 roubles in Bashkiria

author: Galina Bakhshieva

In Bashkortostan an average unemployment allowance made 3701 roubles in May, or 60 percent from the minimum living wage for able-bodied population.

As the press-service of the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection RB informs, the share of recipients of the minimum job seeking allowance made 33 percent, the maximum — 41 percent.

It should be mentioned that monthly average minimum living wage  made 6156 rbl. in Bashkortostan in the first quarter 2013.

For able-bodied population the living wage is defined as 6546 rbl., for pensioners — 5037, for children — 6149 rbl.

Meanwhile, according to the last inspection of the population on employment problems, the average wages made 21378,5 roubles in the republic in March current year.