Every minute two people from Ukraine go to work. Such statistics released the Internet site ukrainianpeopleleaks.com. So, from the end of March from the Ukraine left almost 440 thousand Ukrainians. For the calculation of this category of migrants resource used figure announced by foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin, who noted that “every month from the Ukraine, leaving about 100,000 workers.”
According to the expert on economic issues the International centre for the prospects of Yegor Kiyan, from Ukraine leaves mostly highly qualified strength and may increase the number of low-skilled forces.
“In General, it is believed that emigrants migrant workers do not allow the country to increase production rates, since they work on the GDP of another country,” said Kiyan.
The increase in the number of employees who left may affect the Ukrainian demographics. According to the UN, by 2050 Ukraine’s population could shrink by 36%.
“If this trend will continue for 3-5-10 years there, all migrant workers turn into labour migrants. As well as the students who study there, there they will get education and will remain there to work,” said economic expert Viktor Skarshevsky.
Earlier, the Ministry of social policy announced that labour migration has affected 9 million Ukrainians.