Thus, the investment bank JP Morgan in early March worsened the growth forecast of the Ukrainian economy in 2014. According to the Americans, instead of the previously expected growth of 0,5%, the Ukrainian economy is now waiting for a decline of 3,2%. However, the forecast JP Morgan is not the most pessimistic. In Raiffeisen Bank, for example, they believe that the decline can be even greater - from 3% to 7% per year. The experience of other countries that experienced similar upheavals says that as a result of a combination of change of power, problems in financial markets and conflicts (including local hostilities) at the domestic and foreign policy levels, the state’s economy falls by an average of 15% over two years. years old.
Places of Ukraine:
1 place in the world in children's alcoholism according to the World Health Organization (World Health Organization). The study was conducted in 2010.
1 is a place in Europe for the spread of HIV among adults according to the World Health Organization. Annual HIV incidence rates in Ukraine increased from 2001-2010. more than twice.
1 ranks in Europe in terms of HIV prevalence among pregnant women according to the World Health Organization. In 2010, this figure was 0,55%.
1 ranks in the world in terms of the amount of taxes paid according to a World Bank (The World Bank) survey based on 2011. The World Bank estimated that Ukrainian business pays 135 various taxes in one form or another. This is an absolute world record.
3 ranks in the world at the cost of credit default swaps (CDS) for government obligations at the end of 2013 - the beginning of 2014. Statistics are maintained by The International Swaps and Derivatives Association. CDS insures the lender against the debtor-state's default, and the higher the market estimates the value of CDS, the more likely it is that the state will default.
4 ranks among the world's worst economies in the world according to Forbes magazine (2011). Ukraine is on this rating between Guinea and Jamaica.
5 ranks among the countries with the largest number of expatriates in the world. According to the World Bank (The World Bank) at 2010, 6,6 is a million Ukrainians abroad (15% of the total current population of the country).
7 place in the world in terms of population decline. According to the World Factbook of the United States Central Intelligence Agency (Central Intelligence Agency), the situation is worse only in the Northern Mariana Islands, the Cook Islands, St. Pierre and Miquelon, Bulgaria, Montenegro and Estonia.
7 ranks in the world among the countries with the highest level of software piracy. According to the Business Software Alliance, the commercial value of unlicensed software installed on personal computers in Ukraine is $ 571 million.
24th place in Europe in terms of corruption according to the British audit company Ernst & Young (places are in reverse order, in first place is the country with the lowest level of corruption). Ukraine is in the penultimate place.
57 ranks in the world (from 59 countries in which the research was conducted) on the competitiveness of countries according to a report published by the International Institute for Management Development. The leaders of the rating are Hong Kong, Singapore, USA, Switzerland, Taiwan, Canada, Germany, etc.
61 place (from 68 countries for which the study was conducted) in the Quality of Life Index rating for the 2013-2014, which determines the countries with the most favorable conditions for living, which is annually compiled by the American magazine International Living. Ukraine is located immediately after Pakistan.
82 has a place in the world in the world competitiveness rating of the World Economic Forum (The World Economic Forum). Ukraine lies between Trinidad and Tobago and Namibia.
83 is ranked in the world in the ranking of countries' tourism competitiveness, compiled by the World Economic Forum. Ukraine was on the same level with Namibia.
111 ranks in the world in terms of per capita GDP (3 862 $) according to the International Monetary Fund (International Monetary Fund) for 2013. Ukraine is between Mongolia and Samoa for this indicator. Over the period of independence, Ukraine has not been able to achieve GDP figures of 1990, according to the State Statistics Service of Ukraine (State Statistics Service of Ukraine), according to the results of 2012, GDP amounted to 69,4% of Ukraine's GDP level, 1990.
112 ranks in the world in the World Bank Doing Business (The World Bank) and International Finance Corporation rankings for 2012. This rating allows you to objectively evaluate the ease of doing business in a particular country. Ukraine is located between Lebanon and Papua New Guinea.
134 ranks in the world from 180 in terms of corruption according to the global non-governmental organization Transparency International.
164 ranks in the world in terms of economic freedom, which make up the American Research Institute Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal. Ukraine is on this indicator between Uzbekistan and the Republic of Chad.
181 ranks among 183 countries in the world in terms of ease of paying taxes, according to analysts from the World Bank (The World Bank). Even the Republic of Chad and the Congo were higher than Ukraine in this ranking. On average, Ukrainian entrepreneurs spend 657 hours per year on tax returns and tax payments.
• World Health Organization.
• International Monetary Fund.
• The World Economic Forum.
• Heritage Foundation.
• Transparency International.
• The World Bank.
• Business Software Alliance.
• Central Intelligence Agency.
• Ernst & Young.
• International Living.
• The International Swaps and Derivatives Association.
• International Institute for Management Development.
• State Statistics Service of Ukraine