Accommodation and food service activities

 

(Statistical data of the State Statistics Service of Ukraine for 2016 is used)

The type of economic activity "Accommodation and food service activities" includes the provision of places for short-term residence, as well as the provision of ready-made meals and drinks for on-site consumption. The scope and type of additional services included in this type of economic activity can vary considerably. Thus, this type of economic activity involves providing long-term residence for students, workers and similar groups of people, food and drink services provided that they consume food and beverages on-site in traditional restaurants, self-service restaurants or fast-food restaurants that work as a permanent one, And temporarily, with the provision of seats for or without provision of seats.

In this type of economic activity, 6,700 active enterprises of Ukraine are employed (1.1% of the total number of active enterprises). The leader in the number of active enterprises is Kyiv (23.2% of the number of active enterprises of this type of economic activity), followed by Odesa (9.8%) and Lviv (9.6%). These are the most attractive tourist destinations and holiday destinations.

The volume of sold products (goods, services) by enterprises of this type of economic activity - 21.9 billion UAH (0.4% of the total volume of sales). This is one of the lowest rates of economic activity in which most enterprises have a private ownership form.

The employed population at enterprises with a view of economic activity "Accommodation and food service activities" amounted to 276.7 thousand people (1.7% of the total employment of the country). The need for employers in employees according to the data of the State Employment Service at the end of 2016 amounted to 0.9 thousand people. In 2016, 11,200 people were employed in this type of economic activity from the total number of registered unemployed. It is 15,5% lower than in the previous year and accounts for 2.7% of the total number of unemployed.

The average monthly wage in this type of economic activity for 2016 is 3505 UAH, which is 32,4% lower than in the economy as a whole. This is one of the lowest average monthly wage rates by type of economic activity. Women are paid 13.8% lower than men.