The national debt of Ukraine increased by 5%

Госдолг Украины вырос на 5%

For five months the country’s debt increased by $3.71 billion

In Ukraine increased public and publicly guaranteed debt. In January – may 2017 it grew in dollar terms by $3,71 billion USD. or 5.2%, to $74,68 billion as of may 31.

As reported on the website of the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine, the total public and publicly guaranteed debt in the hryvnia equivalent in the period increased by 38.22 billion, or 2%, to 1,968 trillion UAH.

According to the data, including government and government guaranteed debt in may grew by $0,13 billion, or 0.2% in dollar terms, but decreased by 11.34 billion, or 0.6%, in UAH equivalent.