The resolution of the Cabinet of Ukraine of June 20, 2007 No. 833 "About introduction of a complex assessment socially - economic development of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, areas, Kiev and Sevastopol" with changes and additions introduced carrying out a complex assessment socially - economic development of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, areas, Kiev and Sevastopol.
On implementation of this resolution and for the purpose of an objective assessment of level socially - economic development of regions, quarterly Goskomstat of Ukraine defines a place of the respective region. To carrying out an assessment it is applied approved by the resolution Technique of a Rating Assessment and indicators socially - economic development of regions of Ukraine are used.
Following the results of 9 months 2008 the Nikolaev area according to a rating assessment took 1 place whereas following the results of the II half-year 2008 the area took the 5th place.
Increase of a rating of the Nikolaev area among regions of Ukraine was promoted first of all by improvement of indicators in real sector of economy, indicators of social sector, the sphere of ecology and the consumer market, realization in full powers in branch of the price policy directed on stabilization of a price situation.
In real sector of economy are provided: growth of industrial outputs and gross output of agriculture; higher the sredneukrainskikh of indicators calculations for the electric power and natural gas, is reported on a site Nikolaev YEAH.