In terms of average salary Belarus lags behind almost all the neighbors (Map)77
- 14.11.2012, 14:45
Now much do Belarusians earn according to the official calculations, and what are the number for the citizens of the neighboring countries.
The Balts and Russians are more or less on the same level ($ 780-880). The Poles are beyond the competition – they are the only to have crossed the benchmark of $ 1000.
The data is retrieved from the statistical departments of the states. It does not include tax payments, Nasha Niva reports.
As long as the guidelines and the speed of work in each of the statistics organizations are different, we would specify that for Lithuania and Latvia the salaries are provided for the second quarter of 2012, for Poland – for the third, and Belarus, Russia and Ukraine submit the data for September 2012.