Two-thirds of Russians began to save on products
In 2016, 67 percent of Russians began to save on products. Such data follow from the poll. About 27 percent of respondents have cut spending “significantly”.
More often than the average for the sample save retired — 34% residents of large cities — also 34 percent.
Thus, according to the poll, 88 percent of respondents do not agree to reduce the quality in order to establish lower prices. About 55 percent of respondents do not consider government restrictions on the value of the products of the first necessity for effective tools and in favor of other support measures.
In February, the company “Intel” said that a quarter of Russians save money on the purchase of sausages, cheese, fish and seafood.
While real spending Russians in February 2017 fell to a five-year low, estimated by experts of holding “ROMIR”.
According to the research of the Ranepa, was published at the end of January, 45 percent of respondents expect further deterioration of the economic situation for at least the next two years. Only 10 per cent expect an improvement (a year ago they were 23 percent).