Debts on payment of salaries grew by 30% – state statistics service

Долги по выплате зарплат выросли на 30% - Госстат

With the beginning of the year wage arrears increased by 30%, and is as of November 1 3,438 billion. In October, the total debt increased by 9.5%, as evidenced by the data of the state statistics.

According to statedata, in October, the amount of arrears of wages of economically active enterprises increased by 15.8% and on November 1 totaled 2,282 billion.

The debt growth in October was recorded in Lviv (at 91.8%, Chernivtsi (80.4%), Volyn (by 32.3%), Kherson (by 21.1%), Donetsk (15.9%), Ivano-Frankivsk (by 12.8%), Khmelnytskyi (12%), Luhansk (11.7%), Odessa (9.5%), Poltava (8.8%), Dnipropetrovsk (8.2%), Zhytomyr (by 7.4%), Sumy (4.5%), Kirovohrad (4.4%), Chernihiv (3.9%), Kyiv (2.4%), Ternopil (1.7%) regions and Kyiv (5.5%).

This reduction of wage arrears in October-2019 recorded in Cherkasy (13.4%), Rivne (12.5%), Zakarpattia (by 10.3%), Kharkiv (5.9%) and Vinnytsia (3.6%) regions.

State statistics service clarifies that a branch cut in October 2019, the arrears of wages increased in the field of temporary accommodation and catering – by 65.9 per cent (up to 0,375 million UAH), public administration and defence; compulsory social insurance – by 19.9% to 4,562 million, and telecommunication – 12,7% (up to 7,495 million UAH), education – 12.6% (up to 35,475 million), professional, scientific and technical activities – by 12.1% (to 153,643 million UAH), in industry – 11% (up to 2,773 billion), wholesale and retail trade – 5.2% (42,806 million UAH), activities of administrative and support services – by 4.7% (to 12,861 million UAH), construction – by 1.2% (64,191 million UAH).

At the same time reduced the arrears in the area of provision of other services 18.4% (up to 0,133 million UAH), health care – 8.4% (up to 34,444 million UAH), financial and insurance activities – NA3,5% (up to 16,391 million UAH), agriculture, forestry and fisheries – 2.8% (up to 26,195 million UAH), and real estate transactions – 0.5% (up to 57,905 million UAH).

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