Ukrposhta paid 8.95 billion UAH of pensions for more than 2.1 million pensioners in July. This is the total figure for all regions, except Kherson region, in which Ukrposhta temporarily stopped working from July 1, and Luhansk region, where due to the occupation Ukrposhta is temporarily unable to provide services.
The pension payment rate for July reaches 97-98 percent in most regions. Due to partial occupation, 55% of pensions were paid in Zaporizhzhya region in July. In Kharkiv region the volume of pension payments was about 60%. The situation has significantly improved in the Mykolaiv region - in July the rate of payment of pensions amounted to - 85% against 55% in June. Also the percentage of pension payments in the Donetsk region increased - 43% in July against 37% in June.
In July, 44.3 million pensions were paid to Ukrainians who evacuated to safer regions, with the help of redirection to new addresses. The largest number of such payments was recorded in July in Kyiv, Zaporizhzhya, Donetsk and Mykolaiv regions.
Please be noted that, except for pension payments pensioners can also get help in branches of Ukrposhta. To do this you need to register on the platform єДопомога (yeDopomoga) and when filling out an application on the site indicate the absence of IBAN. Subject to the decision of international organizations on the payment of financial assistance it can be received at the nearest branch of Ukrposhta.