The Ministry of Labor will propose a new model for assessing the level of poverty in Russia

The Ministry of Labor will submit to the Russian Trilateral Commission a draft government decree that introduces an additional tool for assessing poverty in the country, Kommersant found out. The corresponding project will be presented at the meeting of the commission today. According to the document, the “poverty line” will be an indicator that complements … Read more

Poverty in two dimensions // The Ministry of Labor plans a combined model for assessing its level in the Russian Federation

As it became known to Kommersant, today the Ministry of Labor will submit to the Russian Trilateral Commission a draft government decree that introduces an additional tool for assessing poverty in the Russian Federation. The “poverty line” will be an indicator that supplements the subsistence minimum – it will take into account the level of … Read more

Rosstat wants to change the methodology for assessing the financial situation of Russians

Rosstat has announced a tender to improve monitoring methods that are used to identify the financial situation of the population. The department plans to include social assistance and assets in its possession into the assessment system, RBC pointed out. In particular, the situation of large families, the elderly and the disabled will be assessed in … Read more