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Table 1 Commuting rate as percent of the employed population (in %), 2005-2010

From: In search of opportunities? The barriers to more efficient internal labor mobility in Ukraine

  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Total       
All commuters 10.5 10.8 11.6 13.0 13.2 13.2
Intra-regional 9.2 9.5 10.2 11.1 11.6 11.6
Inter-regional 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.9 1.7 1.6
Urban       
All commuters 6.7 7.0 7.2 7.5 7.0 7.2
Intra-regional 5.2 5.6 5.9 5.9 5.6 5.8
Inter-regional 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.6 1.4 1.4
Rural       
All commuters 18.8 19.2 21.2 25.2 26.3 26.0
Intra-regional 17.7 18.0 19.5 22.6 24.1 24.1
Inter-regional 1.1 1.2 1.7 2.6 2.2 1.9
  1. Notes: Respondents temporarily working abroad are excluded.
  2. Source: Authors, based on labor force survey data.