The level of informal employment in Ukraine in 2017 declined by 8% to 3.7 million from 4 million working illegally. This was stated by Minister of social policy Andrei Reva, UNIAN reports.
“In the shadow economy employed in 2016, 4 million people. Now the number of people employed in the shadow economy decreased by 300 thousand people”, – he said.
According to the Minister, as a result of inspections of the labour inspection in 2017 700 employers issued the employment relationship with its employees.
Earlier in the State service of Ukraine on issues of labour said that in January-October 2017 revealed 1605 workers without registration of labour relations.