As of February 1, 2009 of 5,2 thousand employees of economically active enterprises suffered from untimely payment of a salary. Thus to each of them, on the average, it isn't paid on 2677 UAH that is 1,7 times more than a size of the average salary added in January, 2009 to one permanent member of staff. Total amount of an unpaid salary in area for February 1, 2009 made 25,7 million UAH and in relation to January 1, 2009 increased by 11,9%. About it reports GU of statistics of the Nikolaev area.
In January - February, 2009 34 thousand citizens not occupied with work that is 15,3% more, than in the same period of 2008 used services of public service of employment. From among unoccupied, 92,1% got the official status of the unemployed.
In comparison with March 1, 2008, the number of the registered unemployed increased for 23,1% and made 28 thousand people, from which 14,8 thousand - inhabitants of rural areas. Level of the registered unemployment for the beginning of March, 2009 made 3,8% of number of resident population of able-bodied age and in comparison with a last year's indicator increased by 0,7 items
For February 1, 2009 the settlement number of the cash population of area made 1195 thousand people. For January, 2009 population decreased by 0,8 thousand people.