The majority of Russians (63%) no financial savings, according to the results of the survey of the all-Russia centre of studying of public opinion (VTSIOM), conducted on 29 and 30 August on a representative sample of 1200 people.
The presence of savings announced only 36% of respondents. While 74% of them have money in the Bank and 22% in cash with him.
In this case, the savings of Russians now believe the amount of 398 thousand rubles, which is 64% more than in 2013 (243 thousand).
89% of survey participants said the best monthly income from 105 thousand rubles. 8% of respondents could not give an exact amount of required income, another 3% believe that happiness is not about money.
The majority of study participants (46%) believe it is best to invest in real estate. To invest in gold and jewels prefer another 14%. Shares of companies interested in the 7% of respondents, and another 5% would prefer to invest in pension funds.
To open a Bank account ready 29% of respondents. While 17% prefer to keep their savings in rubles and 10% choose currency.