NEWS AND EVENTS
March 19, 2014
About 5.76 trln. soums directed to housing construction in 2013
Out of the total volume of investments utilized in the non-production sphere in Uzbekistan in 2013, some 5.767 trillion soums or 63.1% of their volume were used in housing construction, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said.
In January-December 2013, 82,100 buildings or 84,100 apartments with the total space of 10.611 million m2 (+4.4 year-on-year), including 8.038 million m2 (+4.3%) of the rural area, were built and put into operation.
For new construction and capital reconstruction of hospitals, outpatient departments and rural ambulances there were used 291.5 billion soums of investments, which made up 37.3% of investments in the public health sector.
About 232.8 billion soums of investments were used for construction and reconstruction of higher education establishments, lyceums and vocational colleges, which made up 2.5 percent of investments in the non-production sphere and 31.4 percent of investments in the education sector.
Some 154.2 billion soums of investments were used for construction and reconstruction of general education schools, which made up 1.7 percent of investments in the non-production sphere and 20.8 percent of investments in the education sector.
About 344 billion soums were used for construction of water-supply networks, of which 171.9 billion soums – means of republican budget (50 percent of their total volume), 145.4 billion soums – foreign investments and credits (42.3 percent), 16.7 billion soums – means of population (4.8 percent), 3.2 billion soums – means of enterprises and organizations (0.9 percent), 6.8 billion soums – other sources of financing (2 percent); 15.6 billion soums were used for construction of gas networks, of which 12.3 billion soums (78.9 percent) – means of population, 3 billion soums (19.2 percent) – means of enterprises and organizations, 0.3 billion soums (1.9 percent) – other sources of financing.
In January-December 2013 construction works were fulfilled to the amount of 15.081 trillion soums, which grew by 16.6 percent compared to January-December 2012.
Out of the total volume of construction works 79.5percent falls on new construction, reconstruction, expansion and technical re-equipment of enterprises, 19 percent – on capital and current repair, and 1.5 percent – on other contract works.