Baku. Musa Ahmadov – APA-Economics. Azerbaijan will increase minimum of subsistence 14% or AZN 19 in 2017, Finance Minister Samir Sharifov said at the discussion of 2017 state budget at the joint meeting of the parliament’s Standing Commissions on Labour and Social Policy, Health, Family, Woman and Children Affairs, Science and Education and Culture.
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The minimum of subsistence is offered to make up AZN 155.
The subsistence minimum for able-bodied population will make up AZN 164.5, for pensioners – AZN 130.2 and for children – AZN 136.6.
The cost of living for 2016 made up AZN 136.