The cabinet of Ukraine in June, 2007 adopted the resolution according to which carrying out a complex assessment socially - economic development ARE the Crimea was introduced, areas of Ukraine, and also cities of Kiev and Sevastopol.
Quarterly the Ministry of Economics of Ukraine determines the corresponding place of each region by level it socially - economic development. 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.
So, following the results of 2007 the Nikolaev area took the 12th place, following the results of the first half of the year in 2008 - the 5th place, following the results of 9 months in 2008 - 1 place, as a whole for 2008 - the 2nd place.
Behind growth rate of industrial outputs in 2008 the Nikolaev area took the 14th place, whereas in 2007 - the 20th place.
The volume of direct foreign investments in 9 months in 2008 increased compared with the beginning of year by 37,9% that answers the 2nd place among country regions.
The volume of export of goods in 11 months in 2008 grew by 1,5 times that provided positive balance of foreign trade. The covering coefficient export of import to areas makes 1,89. On these indicators the Nikolaev area took the 4th place among regions of Ukraine.
Growth rate of volume of introduction in housing operation in 9 months in 2008 compared with the similar period of 2007 makes 124,9% that answers the 5th place to sulfur of regions of the country.
Also considerably improved - compared with last year - and there are steadily high indicators of payment for energy carriers. So, following the results of 2008, on level of payment for the electric power our area took 7-8 place, on level of payment for natural gas - the 8th place.
As for filling of the income of local budgets which are considered when determining About it reports a press - service Nikolaev YEAH. volumes of the interbudgetary transfers, the area following the results of 2008 took the 3rd place, whereas in 2007 - 25.