The services sector occupies 7.7% of the region’s economy, bringing the region to the third place among the Ukrainian regions (6.6% of the Ukrainian indicator). The implementation of health care and social assistance services increased in 2.5 times compared to 2019 and amounted to $ 368 million. Services related to financial, insurance and administrative and support services also tended to grow by 21% and 16%, respectively.
A quarter of capital investments in 2020 were directed to the services sector and amounted $ 531.9 mln.
The service sector ranks third in the region’s foreign economic activity. The export of services to individuals, cultural and recreational services increased by almost 22 times compared to last year and is 25.6% of the all-Ukrainian indicator.
The export of transportation services has a positive trend, demonstrating an increase by 8 times compared to 2019.