From 455,4 thousand households in the Nikolaev area in 179,2 thousand households there are children.
Results of the past year spent in November bodies of the state statistics of basic interview within selective inspection of living conditions of households are that.
So, the specific weight of households with children in the region makes 39,3% and exceeds an average value on the state, report in statistics GU in the Nikolaev area. However it not the best result - our area takes the 9th place among regions of Ukraine. Thus considerable part of households in which there are children till 18 years, are observed in Zakarpatye, Chernovitsky, Volynsk, Rovno, Ivano - Frankovsky, Ternopol and Lvov areas (53-45%).
Our households in the majority (72,9%) are able to afford only 1 child, and quantity having many children (three and more families) at us very low - 2,9% that allowed our area to take only the 16th place among other regions of the country on this indicator.
We will add that 15,5% of households with children (27,7 thousand) have no one or both parents. It is the lowest indicator among regions of Black Sea Coast which, besides, concedes to an average across Ukraine (19,4%).
In general there are no children in everyone three of five households of area. It is more than a third of such households - people lonely, among which more than three quarters - persons of disabled age.