Social Situation Monitoring: Growth of Positive Sentiments Regarding Employment and Wages

Victor Yu. Lyashok – Senior Researcher of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, Candidate of Economic Sciences (Moscow, Russia). Е-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

According to the Monitoring of the social status and behavior of the population (survey of June 2022), the proportion of employed and unemployed respondents has not changed compared to March of this year. A large part of the population continues to work in the same mode and with the same wages, only 4% faced a deterioration of the situation in the labor market. The respondents’ assessments of the situation in the labor market show a slight increase in positive sentiments.

Key words: Monitoring of social situation, labor market, unemployment rate, employment, wages, sanctions.

JEL-codes: J21, J30, J60.