Unlike the prompt growth of addresses of the unemployed in the centers of employment and reduction of quantity of vacancies which happened in the last quarter 2008, in March the situation starts being stabilized gradually. Growth of number of unoccupied citizens stopped, also, as well as reduction of quantity of vacancies a little.
If in January, 2008 in the basic centers of employment 4373 people, in February, 2009 - 3167 people, in March, 2009 - 3027 people (in March, 2008 3152 persons addressed) addressed. At the end of March in the centers of employment 148 people whereas at the beginning of February there were 172 competitors were registered.
On - former, women (1486 persons), 54% - young people aged till 35 years (1640 people) in most cases address; 77 - citizens with limited physical capacities; 455 people - the people needing special guarantees of social protection; 168 people - the dismissed workers.
Thus, since the beginning of year till March on the account in an employment service 37055 faces that is nearly 5 thousand more, than for the same period of last year consisted. 33268 people had the status of the unemployed, and this figure exceeds last year's value for 16,3%. The help with unemployment was received by 24966 people.
At the end of March, 2009 on the account in an employment service there were 27163 persons. 26685 people from whom 18516 (69,4%) received the help with unemployment had the status of the unemployed.
The average extent of the help with unemployment in March, 2009 made 547,9 hryvnias.
For January - March, 2009:
• it is employed - 5270 people,
• passed professional training - 2320 unemployed;
• took part in paid public works - 2231 persons;
• were struck off the register - 4622 persons
It should be noted that by the estimate of expenses for 2009, approved by the resolution of board of Fund of obligatory state social insurance of Ukraine on a case of unemployment, funds for one-time payment of the help with unemployment for occupation by business activity and for providing grants to employers - aren't provided that influences employment volumes.