Average annual salary ($US) - 2013

Patchwork Stories

  • 04/14/2015
    Atle Staalesen, BarentsObserver.com
    Figures from Patchwork Barents show that the salary level in the Russian north in 2014 declined, the first drop since the 2008-2009 financial crisis.  The figures, based on data from the Russian Statistical Service, show a similar drop in all the five Barents Russian federal subjects. In Murmansk Oblast, the average annual salary level dropped...
  • 04/10/2015
    Atle Staalesen, BarentsObserver.com
    Figures assembled by Patchwork Barents show that Norwegian Arctic ports for the first time in ten years have a bigger goods turnover than neighboring Russian ports, BarentsObserver reports. The Murmansk regional ports in 2014 handled a total volume of 22,7 million tons, a 34 percent drop from the previous year, and the weakest result since 2003....