November 27 (SeeNews) - The average monthly salary in Moldova, one of Europe's poorest nations, rose by an annual 2.9% in nominal terms to 2,686 lei ($242/162 euro) in October, the country's statistics office said on Friday.
The October average salary was 4.6% higher on the year in real terms, the statistics office said in a statement.
The average monthly salary was 2,334 lei in the public sector and 2,890 lei in the private sector in October.
Details follow (in lei):
||Y/Y pct change, nominal
(1 euro=16.5625 Moldovan lei)