About 1% of people in 2016, denied insurance old-age pension

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The denial of appointment of insurance old-age pension received in 2016 about 1% of the population, but they were in shadow employment is either not worked, said the head of the Pension Fund of Russia (PFR) Anton Drozdov.

«In 2016 we had a failure in the appointment of insurance old-age pension (as in previous), but their share is small — about 1%. Cause — citizens does not work without being disabled, or worked primarily illegal», — he told in interview to the newspaper «Arguments and facts».

Head PFR has reminded that to obtain insurance old-age pension, you must work and make it official.

«The right to insurance pension is determined by three criteria: achievement of a pension age, the presence of a certain seniority and number of pension points,» — said Drozdov.

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