Ukraine Basic Facts

 
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Population 1999 .........................................................49,811,174
GNP per capita 1997 (Atlas method, US$)........... 1,040
GNP 1997 (Atlas method, US$ billions)................ 52.6
Unemployment.....................................................................3.7%

Average annual growth 1991-97
Population (%) ....... -.4
Labor force (%) ....... -.4

Total Area...................................................................233,089 sq. mi.
Poverty (% of population below national poverty line)......32
Urban population (% of total population) ...............................71
Life expectancy at birth (years)..................................................... 67
Infant mortality (per 1,000 live births)........................................14
Access to safe water (% of population) .....................................55
Illiteracy (% of population age 15+) .............................................-