Social pensions in 2019 plan to index 2.4%

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Epanchintseva in fotobanken branch of the pension Fund. Archival photoSocial pensions in 2019 plan to index 2.4%© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Epanchintseva the image Bank

The social pension is planned to be indexed from 1 April according to the index of growth of the subsistence minimum of a pensioner for the previous year, and in 2019 – by 2.4%, its size will be 9 215 rubles, reported the press service of the Fund, citing the draft budget of the FIU.

«Social pensions are planned to be indexed from 1 April according to the index of growth of the subsistence minimum of a pensioner for the previous year. In 2019 – by 2.4%. The average size of social pension in 2019 will be 9 215 rubles (104,2% to the subsistence level). In order to maintain a minimum level of material support of unemployed pensioners in the Fund’s budget provides for expenditure on the Federal social payments to the subsistence level of the pensioner in the subject», — follows from the draft budget of the Fund.

In 2018, the pension amounts to 9052 of the ruble.

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