11 February 2014, Tuesday, 14:04

Loans granted to individuals increased by one third in Bashkiria in 2013

author: Elvira Latypova

In 2013, the population of Bashkortostan was issued loans for 230,771 million rubles, which is by 32.3 percent more than in 2012, the Bank of Russia informs.

The total debt on ruble loans to individuals in Bashkortostan at the beginning of 2014 amounted to 255,193 million rubles, which is higher than at the beginning of 2013 by 39.2 percent. Arrears on loans in foreign currency, in contrast, declined — by 7.7 percent, to 688 million rubles.