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VOLYN REGION

(main indicators of socio-economic development as of 01.04.2020)

 

Regional center - Lutsk

General information about the region:

Area 20 144 sq. km, 3.3% of the territory of Ukraine

 Distance from Lutsk to Kyiv:

  • railway 469 km;
  • 398 km of highways

Geographic data:

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On the territory of the region there are:

  • 267 lakes, one of the largest in Ukraine - Svityaz, with an area of ​​2750 hectares,
  • 137 137 rivers flow, the largest of which are:
  • Zahindyi Buh: on the border with Lviv region 30 km long, on the border with the Republic of Poland - 220 km;
  • Luga 89.1 km in the region;
  • Pripyat, 172 km long, in the region;
  • Stokhid with a length of 191 km in the region;
  • Turia with a length of 188 km in the region;
  • Styr 203 km long in the region.

The region is located in Polissya and forest-steppe natural-geographical zones.

Borders:

It borders on the east with the Rivne region, on the south with the Lviv region, on the north with the Brest region of the Republic of Belarus, and on the west with the Lublin Voivodeship of the Republic of Poland.

On the territory of the region is the state border with a length of 434.2 km, including the borders:

  • with the Republic of Poland with a length of 229.6 km;
  • with the Republic of Belarus 204.6 km long.

There are 12 checkpoints at the border:

  • international checkpoints for road transport - 5:
    • Ustilug
    • Yagodyn
    • Domanovo
    • Dolsk
    • Pulemets
  • international checkpoints for railway connections - 3:
    • Volodymyr-Volynskyi (Izov)
    • Yagodyn
    • Zabolottia
  • interstate checkpoints for road transport - 1:
    • Pishcha
  • local checkpoints - 3:
    • Guta
    • Samary
    • Tur 

Administrative-territorial units:

  • Number of districts - 16:
    • Volodymyr-Volynskyi
    • Gorokhiv
    • Ivanychivsky
    • Kamin-Kashirsky
    • Kivertsivsky
    • Kovel
    • Lokachinsky
    • Lutsk
    • Lyubeshivsky
    • Lyubomlsky
    • Manevychi
    • Ratnivsky
    • Rozhysche
    • Starovyzhivsky
    • Turiyskyi
    • Shatsky
  • Number of cities - 11, including 4 of regional importance:
    • Volodymyr-Volynskyi
    • Lutsk
    • Kovel
    • Novovolynsk
  • Number of urban settlements - 22
  • Number of rural settlements - 1054
  • Number of united territorial communities – 54

Local state administrations:

  • Volyn Regional State Administration
    • Chairman - Yuriy Mykhailovych Pohulyayko (since December 3, 2019)
    • The number of staff - 86, the actual - 81 (5 vacancies)
  • District State Administration - 16

Local councils:

  • Volyn Regional Council
    • Chairman -  Hryhoriy Viktorovych Nedopad
    • Number of deputies of the regional council - 64 (actual - 63)
    • The number of employees of the executive staff of the council - 49, the actual - 48 (1 vacancy)
  • City (cities of regional significance) councils - 4
  • District councils - 16

Population (as of 01.08.2020):

1029,9 thousand people, 2.5% of the population of Ukraine

including:

  • urban - 538.6 thousand people, 52.3%
  • rural - 491.3 thousand people, 47.7%

217.3 thousand people live in the regional center

Population density per 1 sq. Km. km 51.4 people

Employment (January-August 2020):

Average number of full-time employees:

  • in all spheres of economic activity - 155 667 people:
    • industry - 35,828 people, 23.0%
    • agriculture, forestry and fisheries - 7,780 persons, 5.0%
    • construction - 3,950 people, 2.5%
    • wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles - 19,812 people, 12,7%
    • education - 38,398 people, 24.7%
    • health care and social assistance - 19,367 people, 12.4%

Industrial complex (January-August 2020):

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In January-August 2020, the volume of sold industrial products (works, services) excluding VAT and excise amounted to UAH 19,336.8 million - 1.3% of the volume of sold industrial products of Ukraine.

The structure of sold industrial products by main activities in January-February as a percentage of the total regional volume:

  1. Mining industry and quarries development - 0.2%
  2. Manufacturing - 83.8%, of which:
    • production of food, beverages and tobacco - 26.6%
    • manufacture of wood products, paper production and printing - 17.8%
    • mechanical engineering, except repair and installation of machinery and equipment - 17.2%
    • production of rubber and plastic products, other non-metallic mineral products - 6.7%
    • metallurgical production, production of finished metal products, except machinery and equipment - 2.6%
    • textile production, production of clothing, leather, leather products and other materials - 2.2%
    • production of chemicals and chemical products - 2.1%
  3. Supply of electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning - 14.7%
  4. Water supply; sewerage, waste management - 1.3%.

Agriculture:

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Number of functioning agricultural enterprises of all forms of ownership - 360 units, farms - 640 units, personal farms - 147.1 thousand units

The share of the region in the volume of agricultural production of Ukraine in January-June 2020 is 2.9%.

The index of agricultural products, compared to the corresponding period of 2019, is 98.1%, including in agricultural enterprises - 102.6%, in households - 92.9%.

In January-March, farms of all forms of ownership produced agricultural products in the amount of UAH 1.1 million (at constant 2010 prices).

The main areas of production in the field of crop production: growing cereals and industrial crops, sugar beets, potatoes, vegetables, fruits and berries.

The main areas of production in the field of animal husbandry: milk production, meat.

Small business and its support infrastructure (as of January 1, 2019):

The number of small enterprises per 10 thousand population - 54 units.

Number of business entities - individuals - 37,150 people

The share of small enterprises in the total volume of sold products, works, services in the region (excluding VAT and excise duty) - 14.8%

Financial and credit institutions (credit unions) - 16 units.

Transport complex:

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Public transport network:

Operating length:

- railway tracks - 631.3 km (main tracks)

- trolleybus lines (in single-track calculation) - 109.2 km

- highways of state and local significance - 6191.4 km

including with a hard covering - 5798.9 km

The share of paved roads - 93.7%

Number of bridges

- automobile - 388 units.

- railway - 134 units.

Trade:

Retail trade turnover in January-August 2020 - 14.0 billion UAH

 The structure of retail trade in 2019:

  • non-food products - 63.6%
  • food products - 36.4%

Socio-cultural sphere:

Healthcare:

  • Number of hospitals - 40 units.
  • Number of hospital beds - 6,746 units.
  • Children's clinic - 1 unit.
  • Dental clinics - 5 units.
  • Rural outpatient clinics of family medicine - 94 units.
  • City outpatient clinics of family medicine - 55 units.
  • Medical and obstetric points - 676 ​​units.
  • Primary health care centers - 26 units (24 have the status of a legal entity).
  • Education

 

Educational institutions

As of October 1, 2019

As of April 1, 2020

Number of higher education institutions of III-IV levels of accreditation, units / students in them

7/15771

7/15771

Number of higher education institutions of I-II levels of accreditation, units / students in them

20/11037

20/11037

Number of vocational education institutions, units / students in them

20/8108

20/8054

Number of full-time general secondary education institutions, units * / students in them

613/140525

611/140525

Number of permanent preschool institutions, units / children in them

489/38640

489/38640

Number of inclusive resource centers, units / children in them

22/2365

25/2491

* - incl. 2 schools of other ministries and departments and 1 private

 

 

 Culture:

  • Regional academic theaters - 2 (musical-dramatic and puppet theater)
  • Regional Philharmonic - 1
  • Regional scientific and methodical center of culture - 1
  • Schools of aesthetic education - 38 (27 music, 3 art, 8 art schools)
  • Higher art educational institutions of I-II levels of accreditation - 1
  • Honored Song and Dance Ensemble of Ukraine "Kolos"
  • Club-type cultural institutions - 675
  • Libraries - 548
  • Museums - 106: state museums - 17, museums on a voluntary basis - 89
  • State Historical and Cultural Reserve in Lutsk
  • State Historical and Cultural Reserve "Starodavnyi Volodymyr" in Volodymyr-Volynskyi
  • Parks of culture and rest - 3
  • Zoo - 1
  • Cinemas - 8