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Almost half of Russians (42 percent) felt the state support in buying a home is a key factor when making decisions about the child’s birth. This is evidenced by the results of the survey “Children Mail.ru” reports TASS.
In addition, a third of respondents (33 percent) expressed their willingness to have children if the state provided them with housing. Also among the influencing the decision making regarding the birth of a child was called the increase in child benefit after a year and half (47%) and up to five years (36 per cent). Another 21 percent of respondents said that they would like to have the opportunity to enjoy free Babysitting services (21 percent).
However, it is noted that more than half of Russians (52 percent) don’t know about the current Russian regional programs of support of families.
So, about 82 percent of Russians do not plan the birth of a child in connection with an insufficient level of income (27 percent), lack of time and effort (20 percent), and unwillingness (20%). The most difficult aspects in the education of children respondents considered financial difficulties (18%).
The survey was conducted from 4 to 15 September among the nearly 22 thousand Russian Internet users.
Until 2024 in Russia it is planned to implement the national project “Demography”, in which also the Federal project “Support of the families having children”. It aims to involve in the educational process of parents and the creation of conditions to enhance their competence in matters of education and upbringing. To do this, in all regions of Russia will establish assistance centers, where the results of the implementation of the Federal project at least 20 million Russians will be able to receive psychological-pedagogical, methodical and consultative help. In addition, in the framework of the national project “Demography” 2024 will be promoted the employment of women on maternity leave. The Federal budget of the project amounted to 8.6 billion rubles, the total budget of the project — almost 784,5 billion.
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