According to the survey conducted by the research holding «ROMIR», the average Russian family from three persons for «normal life» requires 83 thousand rubles per month.
As reported on Tuesday, may 23, RIA Novosti, the survey involved 1,500 people aged 18 years.
According to sociologists, the average desired family income in 2017 rose 15% compared with last year, which significantly exceeded annual inflation.
The discrepancy between the average real (71.800 rubles) and desirable (83.600 rubles) family income reached its highest level over all years of measurement, according to the study.
According to Rosstat, the average salary in Russia in 2016 amounted to 36 thousand rubles. Most earned employees of the financial sector (78 thousand roubles), workers of the agricultural industry (21 thousand rubles).