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Regional Economics: Theory and Practice

Certain aspects of charity development: Patronage assistance in the Republic of Tuva

Vol. 21, Iss. 1, JANUARY 2023

Received: 20 June 2022

Received in revised form: 17 August 2022

Accepted: 4 November 2022

Available online: 16 January 2023


JEL Classification: D01, I11, M13

Pages: 148–165


Klara D.-O. TAS-OOL Tuvan Institute for Applied Studies of Humanities and Socioeconomics under Government of Republic of Tuva, Kyzyl, Republic of Tuva, Russian Federation

ORCID id: not available

Subject. This article discusses the problems of the population's life prolongation in the Republic of Tuva.
Objectives. The article aims to develop measures to improve the quality of social and medical services.
Methods. For the study, I used a statistical analysis.
Results. The article finds a relationship between low life expectancy and socio-economic factors such as poverty, unemployment, crime, and living in dilapidated housing. It reveals that the system of providing patronage services is represented exclusively by medical organizations of the Republican healthcare system in the Republic of Tuva.
Conclusions. The participation of private structures to provide social case work services will contribute to improving the life quality and prolongation of the population of the Republic of Tuva.

Keywords: social work, life quality and comfort, 80+ Nations Club, life expectancy


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