Public administration and defence; compulsory social security
(Statistical data of the State Statistics Service of Ukraine for 2016 is used)
Type of economic activity "Public administration and defence; compulsory social security" includes activities of a state nature, which are usually carried out in the field of public administration. It covers activities for the adoption and judicial interpretation of laws and their norms, legislative activity, taxation, state defense, public order and security, migration services, foreign policy and government programs. This type of economic activity also includes activities in the field of compulsory social insurance.
In this type of economic activity employed 43,5 thousand active enterprises of Ukraine (7,2% of the total number of active enterprises). The leaders in the number of active enterprises are Vinnytsya and Lviv regions - 2415 and 2439 enterprises respectively (5.6% of the number of active enterprises of this type of economic activity), Cherkassy region - 2386 enterprises (5.5%), Dnipropetrovsk region - 2310 enterprises (5.3%).
Employed population in Public administration and defence; compulsory social security amounted to 973.1 thousand people (6% of the total employment of the country). The state's demand for employees according to the data of the state employment service at the end of 2016 amounted to 2.9 thousand people. In 2016, 27.4 thousand people were employed in this type of economic activity from the total number of registered unemployed. It is 1.9% higher than the previous year and makes 6.7% of the total number of employed unemployed.
The average monthly wage in this type of economic activity for 2016 is UAH 5953, which is 14.9% higher than in the economy as a whole. In the field of public administration and defense; Compulsory social insurance women receive wages 6.7% lower than men.