Updated at 11:50,16-10-2017

Belstat: Every 5th Belarusians economic standing is below average

Euroradio

23.9% of the pollees have claimed it this year. They blame increasing prices for it.

65.2% think that that their economic standing is average, 4.3% a bit over average and 1.8% high. 4.8% of families think that their economic standing is low. There are 3.7% of them in towns and cities and 7.6% in villages.

17.8% of the pollees think that their economic standing has worsened since last year, 20.5% think that it has improved. 40% of those who have become poorer blame increasing prices for it.