Each family receives targeted social aid of 100 manat in Azerbaijan: labor ministry
Azerbaijan, Baku, April 24 / Trend , U. Ismayilova/
Each family, who receives targeted social aid, is paid aid worth 99.37 manat and 21.76 manat for each member per month, Azerbaijan Labor and Social Protection Ministry's Targeted Social Aid and Poverty Problem Department head Natig Gasimov said during international scientific and practical conference titled "Social Aid, Social Rehabilitation: Sustainable Development" in Baku.
About 12,840 people who have one-year old babies (1.6 percent) receive additional 20 manat.
Roughly 91.3 percent of individual receive targeted social aid via plastic cards.
About 41 percent or 70,960 people have a family with many children and 23,310 people are disabled.
As many as 77.6 percent receive social aid for the first time, 17 percent for fourth time and 21 percent third time.
About 791,020 people receive aid which makes up 9.3 percent of families nationwide.
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