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The gross monthly salary for a full range of organizations of the Crimea in January 2017 amounted to 23599 Rubles (11190 UAH, or 418 USD). Compared with December 2016, the wage level decreased by 22.9%, according to the Russian Federation Territorial body of State Statistics in Crimea Krymstat.

At the same time, according to the report, in the same period a year earlier - in January 2016 - the salary of Crimeans increased by 10%.

Earlier, QHA reported that, according to the results of the research by the Russian Federation Territorial body of State Statistics in Crimea Krymstat in the third quarter of 2016, the food costs of residents of the occupied Crimea amounted to 47% of total consumer spending.

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