The volume of sales of services by telecommunications and postal communications enterprises in Ukraine in 2017 amounted to UAH 66.04 billion, which in absolute prices is higher than the level of 2016 by 6.7%, according to the State Statistics Service of Ukraine.
According to its data, the volume of services provided to the population amounted to 57.6% of the total volume of services sold.
At the same time, in comparable prices compared to 2017 the volume of services sold as a whole decreased by 3.6% and in terms of providing services to the population grew by 3.7%.
In particular, in absolute prices over the past year the volume of sales of postal and courier services grew by 11.7%, to UAH 5.521 billion, of which services rendered to the population amounted to UAH 1.342 billion.
The volume of sales of mobile communications services last year grew by 3.3%, to UAH 35.217 billion, of which services provided to the public amounted to UAH 23.444 billion.
The volume of sales of Internet services in 2017 also rose by 18.9% and amounted to UAH 10.818 billion, of which the population was provided with services worth UAH 7.419 billion.