Average Slovak pensioner gets almost €400 a month

THE AVERAGE monthly retirement pension in Slovakia at the end of January of this year was€399.3. Compared to the end of January of last year, it increased by €12.1, the SITA newswire reported from the data published by the state-run social security provider Sociálna Poisťovňa.

THE AVERAGE monthly retirement pension in Slovakia at the end of January of this year was
€399.3. Compared to the end of January of last year, it increased by €12.1, the SITA newswire reported from the data published by the state-run social security provider Sociálna Poisťovňa.

At the end of last month, 991,100 people received this kind of pension.

Early retirement pension at the end of January was paid to 21,100 pensioners, and averaged €393.4. In annual terms it increased by €8.3. The average disability pension for people with a disability rate of up to 70 percent was €197.8 at the end of January, which is a year-on-year increase of €2.8.

The average disability pension for people with a disability rate of over 70 percent was €349.5. Compared to the end of January 2013, this was a €7 increase. There were 231,400 recipients of disability pensions at the end of last month.

Source: SITA

Compiled by Michaela Terenzani from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information
presented in its Flash News postings.

The processing of personal data is subject to our Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy. Before submitting your e-mail address, please make sure to acquaint yourself with these documents.

Top stories

“By a sharp knife” cuts through the heart of injustice in Slovakia

A film inspired by the 2005 murder of student Daniel Tupý will be premiered to the Slovak public on February 21.

Director Teodor Kuhn behind the scenes of Ostrým Nožom.

The moment that changed my perception of the media

One flew over the newsprint: Images from the history of the Sme daily

Alexej Fulmek (right) and Karol Ježík in the early days of Sme.

Stravinsky: Listening is an effort, and just hearing is no merit

Winter edition of the prominent chamber music festival Konvergencie focuses on Russian composer Igor Stravinsky.

Igor Stravinsky and Robert Roth

Hamšík leaves Napoli for Chinese team

He played football for the Napoli team for 12 years.

Marek Hamšík