Social statistics

SOCIAL INDICATORS

Indicator

Amount

Effective as of

Minimum monthly wage (MMW)

 380 EUR

2016-07-01 

Minimum hourly wage

 2.32 EUR

2016-07-01 

Basic amount for calculation of wage for state politicians, judges, civil servants and public officers for 2017  130.5 EUR

2017-01-01 

Basic monthly wage (BMW)

 35.5 EUR

2015-01-01

Basic hourly wage

 0.22 EUR

2015-01-01 

Average wage in the national economy in the III quarter 2016

gross

 793.3 EUR

 

 

 

net

 

615.9 EUR

 

Employment rate of the population aged 15-64 in the III quater 2016 (data from Population employment survey)

 70 per cent

 

  Male employment rate

 70.1 per cent

 

 Female employment rate  

 68.9 per cent

 

Unemployment rate in the III quater 2016  (data from Population employment survey)

 7.5 per cent

   

Number of the unemployed in the III quater 2016 (data from Population employment survey)

 111 000  people

     

Minimum unemployment social insurance benefit

 102 EUR

    

Maximum unemployment social insurance benefit

 311,5 EUR

   2016-01-01       

Average unemployment social insurance benefit per month, in November 2016

 194.4 EUR

    

Average old age pension per month, in November 2016

 255.40 EUR

    

Average old age pension in case a person has completed the compulsory period of employment, in November 2016

 266.60 EUR

  

State social insurance basic pension

 120 EUR

2017-01-01 

Basic state pension

 58 EUR

2015-07-01 

Basic state social insurance suvivor's pension  21 EUR 2015-07-01 

Insured income for 2017

 476 EUR

2017-01-01

Additional pension accumulation contribution (2 percent) from  the State Budget for the year 2017

 14.53 EUR

 2017-01-01

Basic Social Benefit

 38 EUR

2015-01-01 

State supported income

 102 EUR

2015-01-01 

Consumer price index in December 2015, if compared with December 2014

 99,9

  

 

Information prepared by the Strategic Analysis Division

Last updated: 11-12-2017