The average salary in Ukraine fell by 22.2% in January-December 2015, compared to the same period last year, and totals now 79.8%, according to the State Statistics Committee.


The State Statistics Committee reports that the lowest level of salary over the last year was registered in Lugansk region – 71.7%, Rovno region – 76.7%, and Ternopol region – 77.2%.


In 2015, the least decline in salaries was observed in Donetsk region – to 89.6%, the city of Kiev – 84.2%, and Vinnitsia region – 81.3%.