Basic social and economic development indicators

of Kherson region

As of November,2020 the highest salary in different economic sectors amounted to:

– electricity, gas, steam and conditioned air supply – UAH 15,081.0;

– public administration and defense, compulsory social insurance – UAH 13,793.0;

– financial and insurance activities – UAH 13,345.0;

– industry – UAH 10,647.0;

– health care and social assistance – UAH 10,155.0;

– professional, scientific and technical activities – UAH 9,826.0;

– information and telecommunications – UAH 9,811.0;

– transport, storage, postal and courier activities – UAH 9,210.0.

The average number of regular employees in January – September, 2020 was 147,022 people.

The average month salary of a regular employee in January – September, 2020 amounted to UAH 8,997.0 which is 1.8 times higher than the level of the minimum wage in Ukraine established by law as of September 01, 2020 (UAH 5,000).

The registered unemployment rate in the region calculated in accordance with the ILO methodology was 55.0 k people from January to September, 2020.

In January-November, 2020 the regional retail trade turnover amounted to UAH 22,509.7 mln (or 104.0% compared with the same figure for the analogue period in 2019).

In December, 2020 consumer price index (CPI) compared with the same figure in November, 2020 was 100.6% in Kherson region and 100.9%. in Ukraine. In the beginning of 2020 CPI reached 105.6% in Kherson region and 105.0% in Ukraine.

Industrial Production Index in January-November, 2020 (compared with the same period of 2019) was 102.4% in Kherson region and 93.8% in Ukraine.

Total volume of exported goods from the region in January-November, 2020 was USD 249.2 mln, and total volume of imported goods – USD 310.6 mln (comparing with the same figure in 2019 export increased for 4.9% and the volume of imported goods decreased for 14.6%).

Negative foreign trade balance of the region (goods) – USD 61.4 mln (USD 126.0 mln in January-November 2019).

The regional export-import ratio (goods) was 0.8 (in January-November, 2019 it was 0.65).

Total volume of exported services for 9 months of 2020 – USD 23.7 mln; and the volume of imported services – USD 12.4 mln. Comparing with the same figure in 2019 the exported services volume decreased for 14.4% and the imported goods volume – for 2.9%).

Positive foreign trade balance of the region (services) from January to October, 2020 – USD 11.3 mln.

Dynamics of export and import of goods, mln USD

Geographic structure of export (goods) in January-November 2020, %

Structure of export (goods) in January-November 2019, %

Structure of export (goods) in January-November 2020, %

Geographic structure of import (goods) in January-November 2020, %

Structure of import (goods) in January-November 2019, %

Structure of import (goods) in January-November 2020, %

Investment activity

As of December 31, 2019 total volume of attracted FDI to the regional economy is USD 245.4 mln, FDI per capita in the region – USD 237.9

Dynamics of FDI (capital stock) involvement into the regional economy in 2014– 2019

Dynamics of FDI inflow in Kherson region during 2015 – 2020

Geographical structure of attracted FDI (equity instruments of foreign investors) to the Kherson region’s economy as of September 30, 2020
(top countries-inverstors)

Specific gravity of FDI (equity instruments of foreign investors) attracted to different economic sectors, %

Total volume of used capital investments in January-September 2020 – UAH 2,455.8 mln which is 42.5% of the same figure in 2019, used capital investments per capita (excluding state budget investments) – UAH 2,250.

Dynamics of used capital investments by the regional enterprises, institutions and organizations during 2015 – 2020

Specific gravity of capital investments used in different economic sectors, %
(January-September, 2020)

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