In September, Ukrposhta paid UAH 8.6 billion in pension payments to more than 2.5 million pensioners.
Pension payments in Kharkiv region increased to 55.6% in September compared to 49% in August. This is due to the resumption of Ukrposhta's work in 58 liberated settlements of the region, where the local population received pensions for the months of occupation. In total, in September Ukrposhta paid UAH 60 million of pension payments only in the de-occupied territories of Kharkiv region.
In Vinnytsia, Volyn, Zhytomyr, Zakarpattia, Ivano-Frankivsk, Kirovohrad, Lviv, Poltava, Rivne, Sumy, Ternopil, Khmelnytsky, Cherkasy and Chernivtsi regions, the rate of pension payments for September reaches 98-100%. In Mykolaiv, 89% of pensions were paid in September against 85% in August.
The amount of pensions paid by transfers for Ukrainians who temporarily changed their place of residence has significantly decreased - from UAH 18 million in August to almost UAH 3 million in September. The largest number of such payments was recorded in Mykolaiv and Donetsk regions and the city of Kyiv.