Transcarpathian pensioners felt the "improvement" by 16 UAH
During 9 months of last year, the average pension in the region grew by 16.21 UAH and amounts to 1,226 UAH, as stated in the report of the regional Pension Fund. During 9 months of 2013, the pension fund authorities of the region appointed pensions for 9540 citizens, including 275 military officers, arranged for 778 pensions for special services to Ukraine. Today, in Transcarpathia, there are 292,200 retirees, including 9,600 uniformed services retirees. The total amount of expenditure for pension only for 9 months of the last year amounted to 3,462,900 UAH, which is 289.6 million UAH more than in the same period of 2012.
However, in Transcarpathian region, there still are arrears in pension payments equal to 25 million UAH, last year it grew by 3.9 million UAH.
As of October 1, 2013, the total amount owed to the pension fund is 37.3 million UAH. The total amount of revenue for 9 months of 2013 compared to the same period last year increased by 121.1 million UAH (106.3%). Last year, all of the territorial offices of the pension fund, except for Beregovo and Uzhgorod dictrists, increased the rate of their own revenues.
18 March 2014 11:25