In January-July, social benefits and pensions were paid to 802 thousand people by the State Social Protection Fund under the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population.
APA was informed about this by the Ministry.
It was reported that 441,000 of them were provided with social benefits, and 361,000 were provided with the monthly pension of the President.
465 mln., which is 35 percent more than the corresponding period of last year, for social benefits to the population.
308 million manats, 27 percent more for Presidential pensions.
In 7 months of this year, 153,800, and since 2019, when the electronic payment of social payments was started, 374,500 allowances and pensions were assigned proactively through the e-system.