In Ukraine decreased wage arrears

В Украине сократились долги по зарплатам

In Ukraine reduced debts under the salary

For the last month of 2017 wage arrears in Ukraine decreased by 8.3% compared to the previous month. The highest debt recorded in the Donbas.

In December 2017 in Ukraine reduced the arrears in the payment of wages by 8.3% compared to November. On Tuesday, January 29, reported the press service of the state statistics.

As noted, the debt had dropped to 2,368 billion hryvnia.

The arrears of wages to employees of economically active enterprises decreased by 12.7% and amounted to 1,272 billion hryvnia.

At the beginning of January more than three-quarters of the amount of the debt of economically active enterprises accounted for the industry (79,9%). More than half of the debt formed in the Donetsk (29,8%) and Luhansk (17,3%) regions.

Earlier it was reported that in Ukraine, the average salary has grown to almost nine thousand.