The savings of Russians in 2018 will increase to 5.2 trillion rubles
In 2018, the Russians will be to save more and accumulate about 5.2 trillion rubles. This follows from the macroeconomic forecast of the Institute of economic forecasting, Russian Academy of Sciences, with which acquainted “Izvestia”.
This year, the growth of citizens ‘ savings compared to 2017 will increase by 15% in just a year, the Russians have gained 5.2 trillion rubles.
The growth of savings will continue in the next few years. So, in 2019, the citizens have gained 13% — 5,9 trillion roubles, and in 2020 — 8% more — 6,4 trillion roubles.
Experts say that citizens set aside funds not due to the unstable economic situation in the country. The increase in saving associated with the growth of real wages and incomes.
The increase in savings does not mean the return of Russians to savings behavior. Citizens continue to satisfy their post-crisis demand for durable products.