The number of civil servants in Ukraine compared with other countries of the world more or less optimal: on one official account for 170 citizens. In an interview with UKRINFORM reported doctor of science in public administration, Professor, head of Department of state management of National Academy of public administration under the President of Ukraine Svetlana Hajiyeva.
The question of how much should be public servants per 100 citizens, or a thousand — discussion stated Hardradio.
Hajiyeva also напомн6ила that research to determine optimalnoe the number of civil servants to ensure the public administration system in Ukraine was not conducted and that the 2015 international experts presented the results of the comparative analysis of public service systems in more than 20 countries, among which was Ukraine.
Professor cited data for some countries. For example, in Belarus, where the population is 9,503 million, 1 officer has 176 citizens (the total number of officials — 53 703); in Estonia (population 1.3 million) — 50 people (total number of officials — 26 000); in China (a population of 1340 million) 1 official have 19 citizens (the total number of officials — 70 million); in Latvia (population 2.3 million) -26 citizens to odnalezienia (total number of officials 88 300); Lithuania (population 3.3 million) 1 official have 165 citizens (the total number of officials to 20 000); in Germany (population of 83.2 million) 1 official accounts 163 citizen (the total number of officials 520 507); Russia (population 141.9 million) 1 official accounts 140 citizens (the total number of officials 996 596); the US (population 309 million) 147 citizens per officer (total number of officials 2 101 200); Ukraine (population 46 million) 1 official have 170 citizens (the total number of officials 283 400), in France (population 61 million) 1 190 official accounts of citizens (the total number of officials — 320 000).
«As you can see, the number of civil servants in Ukraine on the average on 1 thousand citizens compared to other countries of the world more or less optimally — said Hajiyeva. — Can also conclude that the civil service system of China, Estonia, Latvia more bureaucratic than in Ukraine from the point of view of this criterion — the number of officials relative to number of citizens of this state. Please note that small territory and population of countries — Latvia, Estonia — we have, respectively, 26 and 50 people per 1 officer, and neighboring Lithuania 165 people».
Recall that in 2015 in Ukraine held a massive reduction officials. May 1, 2016 came into force a new law «On civil service».
In Ukraine, one official has 170 citizens 10.01.2017