ArmInfo. The results of yandex Money research show that during the recent year Armenian residents donated 60 times more amounts than the same for the last year.,a nd the number of people willing to help grew in 20 times.
According to the information of the press office of the company, the average transfer formed AMD 1984 ( hereinafter - as per RussiaCentral Bank rate as of December 06, 2016), which is lower than the same indicators in other countries (in Russia - AMD 5742, in Kazakhstan- AMD3204, in Belarus - AMD 2518). Anyway, Armenian users make donations more often: per three transfers for each user in one year view, while the same for other countries residents is only two transfers). The biggest amount donated through yandex Money this year is AMD 1.85 mln.
There are over 600 non-commercial entities accepting donations through Yandex Money in Armenia, including Hay Mayrer, Wild Nature Global Fund, Social Development Global Fund, Greenpeace, "Naked Hearts" and many others.
To note, the research mentioned comprises the transfers, made during the period of Autumn 2015 - Autumn 2016. To remind, Yandex money is the most popular electronic payment service in the runet. By Autumn 2016, about 28 mln users are registered there, with around 15 000 new users joining every day. Beside that, according to appropriate studies, the Yandex Cashbox is the most popular payment system in Russia with arounfd 75 thousand online shops linked.