O.V. Honchar

Methodological Aspects of Aggregate Stratification in Sample Survey of Non-financial Services Small Enterprises

The article deals with the problem of stratification of small enterprises in the services sphere. It analyses the characteristics of population, the main and additional criteria of stratification and conditions for strata consolidation.


I.A. Zhukovych

Statistical Research of Material and Technical Base of Science in Ukraine

The paper analyses the problems of statistics of material and technical base of science in Ukraine and the key directions of its development.


A.M. Nazarenko

Elaborating Concept Principles for Interrelations of the State and Regional Levels

 in Information Processing of Demographic Statistics on the Database

The key issue of this publication is the development of concept principles of functional interrelations of the state and regional levels of demographic statistics information processing on the database.


Yu.M. Ostapchuk, O.M. Dragovoz

Changes in Methodology of the Consumer Price Index Calculation

The article analyses changes in the consumer price index calculation methodology, its problems and the ways of improvement.


M.V. Pugacheva

New Approaches to Methodology of Construction and Use of Synthetic Indicators

for Economic Tendencies Statistical Monitoring

The paper presents a short overview of composite indicators, which are used for economic tendencies monitoring, business-cycle determination, formation of short-term forecast of macroeconomic indicators, and designed on the conjuncture survey data. The author shows evolution of the economic sentiment indicator and its components – confidence indicators in sectors of economy, used by the EU Commission for macroeconomic analysis and forecasting. The system of indicators based on the Ukrainian consumer surveys are offered and their satisfactory quality shown.


V.F. Pikalo

Concept Approaches to Financial Result Estimation in the Enterprise Statistics System

The article presents the basic concepts of income – syntactic, semantic and pragmatic ones, that reflect accordingly structural, interpretative and behavior approaches to the estimation of account income, i.e. rules for its estimation, its structure, connections with other economic categories.


N.Yu. Skachek

Statistical Analysis of Groups of Enterprises in Agriculture of Ukraine

The article is devoted to the study of the role of separate groups of enterprises in agricultural statistics. In particular, the attention is given to the groups of enterprises with subdivisions engaged in hop-growing, vine growing, sugar beet growing, grain growing and pig-breeding. It is defined that the extension processes are characteristic both for plant growing and livestock-breeding. The accent is made on the necessity of methodological support development for statistics of groups of enterprises and carrying out further research of their activity.


Yu. M. Kharazishvili

Ukraine’s Black Economy by Main Economic Activities

The author proves the necessity of developing a scientifically grounded approach to quantitative measurement of the shadow economy value and payment for work by main economic activities of Ukraine. A macroeconomic approach is used for measurement of the shadow GDP and wage by the economic balance method based on optimal correlation of macrofactors in a Cobb-Douglas elasticity coefficient function, dependent on the Golden section law. Measurement of the shadow economy value by the main economic activities will give an opportunity to detect weak points in economic sectors and to work out the proper programs of socio-economic development.


V.I. Dyachek

Аnalysis of Financial Security Directions for Machine and Tractor Fleet Renovation

Renovation of machine and tractor fleet of agricultural enterprises needs large capital investments. Lack of financial resources causes worsening of fleet of motor vehicles that is a threat to provision security of the country. So, it’s necessary to analyze and find out the best economic mechanism of machine and tractor fleet renovation for its further use by agricultural commodity producers.


M.V. Schuryk, M.M. Schuryk

Investing Agriculture: Investment Priorities and Directions

Land resources are the basis for agriculture. Effective reproduction of land resources needs proper financial security by attracting investments for substantial improvement of lands. Investing lands in agriculture of Carpathian macroregion should be organized as a priority line of their financial security.

Ye.S. Dadonov, M.K. Gavrytska

Improving the Unified State Automated Register of Persons Enjoying Privileges

 in the Information-Analytical System of the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy of Ukraine

The article considers the existing system of the Unified State Automated Register of Persons Enjoying Privileges according to the current legislation. The author suggests the ways of introducing changes to the system in applied software in parts relating to checking information with data of service producing enterprises, information-searching system etc.


M G. Sydorenko

Analysis of Structural Changes in the Development of Manufacturing Economic Activities in Ukraine as a Whole in 2001–2005

The paper provides the issues of structural changes in the development of demography of Ukraine’s enterprises on KVED on the example of manufacturing economic activities. It also clears up the reasons of these main changes and analyses the tendencies of development in economic structure in the country as a whole in 2001–2005.


T.I. Byrkovych

Peculiarities of Forming Personnel Reserve of Diplomatic Service of Ukraine

The article focuses on the issues of organization – legislative principles of forming personnel reserve and activity of diplomatic service of Ukraine. It also analyses the current legislation of Ukraine.


I.O. Zhadan

Organization and Legal Aspect of Public Management of Innovations in Ukraine

The article provides a comprehensive analysis of organization and institutional component of the system of public management of innovations in Ukraine and offers the ways of rising its effectiveness. The investment innovative way of the development will guarantee a rise in competitiveness of national economy and overcoming of threats to national security.


O.M. Kravchenko

Motivation of the Ukraine’s Pension Fund Investment

The article shows the current situation in the three-level pension insurance system in Ukraine, emphasizing the role of motivation in the increase of revenues to the Pension Fund of Ukraine. The author suggests a complex approach to solution of pension reforming problems by motivation of employers and employers. It will promote further legalization and increase in wages which are the basis for extra charge to pension dues. So, it will help to increase the PFU income and the pension rate accordingly.


P.V. Matviyenko

Motivation as a Factor of Increase in Banking Efficiency

The paper presents the estimate of bank employee’s motivation, shows factors influencing it and offers a motivation concept based on philosophy of person’s priority and acknowledgement that employees are the main source of bank development. A dynamic model of payment for work is developed for a multi-branch bank. The author’s model is based on the dependence of the bank employee’s wage level on a branch performance. It encourages the personnel of the branch to increase productivity of labor in order to improve the financial results of a brunch and to achieve the higher level of payment for work.


I.G. Mikhalina

The Mortgage Crediting Mechanisms: Domestic and Foreign Experience

The mortgage lending modern system can be of multi-level character determined by the adequate state of branch development market demands. The development of agrarian branch mortgage is an urgent problem of state policy directed to recreation of extended production and renovation of material and technological basis of enterprises.


Yu.B. Molodozhen

Methodological Approaches to Developing the System of Estimation Indicators of Potential

and Development of Administrative-territorial Units

The paper discusses the issues relating to the development of the complex system of indicators for estimating self-sufficiency of territorial communities. The author offers the domestic experience of introducing the methods of comprehensive estimation of socio-economic state of regions. She also suggests methodological approaches to the development of the system of indicators for the socio-territorial systems.