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President of Cuba

Did Cuba have elections?

Elections in Cuba involve nomination of municipal candidates by voters in nomination assemblies, nomination of provincial and national candidates by candidacy commissions, voting by secret ballot, and recall elections. The Cuban government contends that the system is democratic.

When was the last election in Cuba?

11 March 2018

Leader Raúl Castro
Party PCC
Alliance Committees for the Defense of the Revolution
President of the Republic of Cuba Presidente de la República de Cuba
Appointer National Assembly of People’s Power
Term length Five years, renewable once
Inaugural holder Tomás Estrada Palma
Formation 12 April 1902

How much money do you need to live comfortably in Cuba?

There are many retired folks who spend winters in Cuba and they can live very comfortably on $1000 per month which buys a small apartment, groceries and little beer money. At the other end of the spectrum are expats who are working for foreign companies that have budgets that can exceed $10,000 per month.

What is the average rent in Cuba?

Summary of cost of living in Cuba

Food
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 0.92 CUC
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area 439 CUC
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area 287 CUC

How much do doctors make in Cuba 2020?

Since they are subject to government wages, they are paid in the Cuban peso. This means that Cuba’s doctors make around $50 a month. Host countries often pay a fee to have Cuba’s doctors work there, but 75-80% of that fee is sent back to the Cuban government.

What is the average salary of a doctor in Cuba?

A person working in Doctor / Physician in Cuba typically earns around 51,600 CUP per month. Salaries range from 18,900 CUP (lowest average) to 87,100 CUP (highest average, actual maximum salary is higher). This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.

How much is the salary of a nurse in Cuba?

A person working as a Staff Nurse in Cuba typically earns around 17,200 CUP per month. Salaries range from 9,300 CUP (lowest) to 26,000 CUP (highest). This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.

Are Cuban doctors paid?

Cuban medical professionals are not paid high salaries by international standards. Cuban doctors that have been sent on international missions by the Cuban government have reported being paid less than the local doctors and treated poorly by the local government.