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Regional Economics: Theory and Practice

Financial literacy of the population of the Tyva Republic

Vol. 18, Iss. 4, APRIL 2020

Received: 16 January 2020

Received in revised form: 14 February 2020

Accepted: 3 March 2020

Available online: 15 April 2020


JEL Classification: G20, G23, G29, I31, J17

Pages: 652–661


Soyan Sh.Ch. Tuvinian Institute for Exploration of Natural Resources of Siberian Branch of RAS (TuvIENR SB RAS), Kyzyl, Tyva Republic, Russian Federation


Sevek V.K. Tuvan State University (TuvSU), Kyzyl, Tyva Republic, Russian Federation

ORCID id: not available

Taibyl R.S. Tuvan Institute of Humanities and Applied Social and Economics Researches under Government of Tyva Republic, Kyzyl, Tyva Republic, Russian Federation

ORCID id: not available

Subject. This article deals with the issues of determining the level of financial literacy of the population of the Tyva Republic.
Objectives. The article aims to analyze the level of financial literacy of the population of the Tyva Republic and identify factors that cause the financial illiteracy rates.
Methods. For the study, we used a questionnaire method within a sociological survey.
Results. The article presents results of the sociological survey of respondents and highlights the main reasons for the financial illiteracy of the majority of the population of the Tyva Republic.
Conclusions. The results obtained can be taken into account when developing the area's socio-economic development programmes improving the quality of life of the population.

Keywords: Tyva Republic, financial awareness, self-assessment, sociological studies, population


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