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16 October, 2018  // According to SuperJob, the top Russian cities for career building are Moscow (74% of respondents think it is the best city for their careers), St. Petersburg (72%), Tyumen (66%), Yekaterinburg (59%), Krasnodar (57%). The anti-leaders are Omsk and Tolyatti (16%), Volgograd (18%), Kirov and Novokuznetsk (20%), Saratov (23%).

1 October, 2018  // As of September, 2018, according to the survey of VCIOM, about 25% of drivers in Russia are ready to abandon the frequent use of cars. The main reasons are: high gasoline prices (48%), too expensive maintenance (15%), traffic jams (12%), care for the environment (5%), poor road conditions (4%).

23 September, 2018  // Russian Federal State Statistics Service officially recognized Krasnodar as the 16th city of Russia in which more than one million people live. September 22, 2018, the symbolic certificate confirming this was presented to the head of the city at the concert dedicated to the 225th anniversary of Krasnodar.

20 September, 2018  // As of 2018, according to VCIOM, 81% of Russian citizens periodically use the Internet, 65% - every day, 14% - several times a week or a month, 2% - very rarely. The most active audience is 18-24-year-olds (97% use the Internet daily), highly educated (78%) and financially secure (72%).

6 September, 2018  // In 2018, according to "Levada-Center", the level of social tension has significantly increased in Russia. The most pressing problems are rising prices (mentioned by 72% of respondents), impoverishment of the population (52%), growth of unemployment (48%). It is still difficult to predict whether discontent will result in mass protests.

23 August, 2018  // According to Euromonitor International, the cigarette market in Russia will decrease by 30% by 2022. The main reasons are new tobacco products, for example, e-cigarettes, as well as the growing popularity of healthy lifestyle. As of 2018, the total number of smokers in Russia is about 30% of the population.

11 August, 2018  // On the second Saturday of August, Russia celebrates the Day of the Athlete - a professional holiday of coaches, physical training teachers, athletes, and just all lovers of physical activity. Today, in most cities of the country there are all kinds of sports events and competitions.

31 July, 2018  // According to Rosstat, in the first half of 2018, the natural population decline in Russia was 164,000 people. The birth rate decreased by 4.7%, mortality increased by 0.7%. The number of births was 782,000 people compared to 821,000 one year earlier, the number of deaths - 946,000 compared to 940,000.

24 July, 2018  // According to Rosstat, in Q1-Q2 2018, 29 million square meters of housing were built in Russia, 3.8% more than a year earlier. The share of individual housing construction grew by 12% - 15.3 million square meters, the share of apartment buildings decreased by 17% - 13.7 million square meters.

16 July, 2018  // The World Cup 2018 in figures: the total attendance - 3,031,768 people, the average attendance - 47,371 people per game, the highest number of penalties - 29 and own goals - 12, only 1 match ended without goals scored, 169 goals were scored (2.64 goals per game). The most scoring team was Belgium - 16 goals in 7 games.

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