Households’ Debt on Payments for Housing and Public Utility Services (HPUS): For Whom It Is Difficult to Pay?
Monitoring of Russia's Economic Outlook. Moscow. IEP. 2017. No. 18, pp. 15-18
4 Pages Posted: 1 Nov 2017
Date Written: October 31, 2017
In H1 2017, the share of households’ outstanding HPUS debt decreased as compared to the relevant indices of the last decade. Among Russian territories, the North Caucasian regions have the highest share of HPUS debt. High risks of non-payment of HPUS and electricity bills are specific to families with three and more minor children and single parent families.
Keywords: Russian economy, houselod indebtedness
JEL Classification: H31, H310
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