Experts have told, where in Russia are the largest household

Household size - groups of people living in the same residential premises in Russia is comparable to USA and Europe, the average is 2.6 people. However, in the republics of the North Caucasus, this index is 6 people per house, told RIA Novosti in mediaofis national census in 2020.

"Among the subjects of the Russian Federation has the highest average household size is noted in the republics of the North Caucasus Federal district (from 6.0 of the Republic of Ingushetia to 3.4 person in the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania) and in the Republic of Tuva (3,4 people). In these regions there is a high birth rate and distributed to households consisting of several married couples and (or) several generations of relatives", - told in mediaofis.

While the lowest average household size - in the Magadan region (2.2 persons) and in the Ivanovo, Smolensk, Yaroslavl, Murmansk, Novgorod, Pskov regions, Republic of Karelia, Kamchatka Krai and Chukotka Autonomous Okrug (2.3).

As explained in the mediaofis, as a rule, forms a household, a married couple with or without children, with relatives or not. This composition is typical for 65.9 per cent of Russian households consisting of two or more people. In addition, 13.8 per cent of households of single mothers with children