The average salary in Ukraine in August amounted to UAH8,977, which is 2.4fold against the fixed by law minimum wage worth UAH3,723. According to data of the State Statistics Service of Ukraine, the growth of real wages (August 2017 - August 2018) amounted to 15.7%.
In a related move, the indicators of income and savings of the population have grown. Thus, in the second quarter of 2018, the growth of savings amounted to UAH13 billion (revenues - UAH758.6 billion). Available income per person made up UAH13,178.5.