At the beginning of 2010, provision of housing in Belarus amounted to 23.6 sq.m total area per inhabitant. New housing for one thousand of the population last year reached almost 600 sq ft of total space. In 2009, the country has built about 70 thousand apartments.
"Currently, Belarus has the best statistical indicators of housing among the CIS countries. This was stated by Vice-Premier of Belarus Viktor Storm, says the League.
As reported by the governmental portal of Belarus, the changes in commissioning houses testifies to the sustained growth of this index over the past 5 years. So, if the 2005 entry homes of about 3.8 million square meters, in 2009 - 5,75 million m This year's task is to build 6 million square meters of housing 960 that 1.84 times more than in 2005.
Overall, in 2006-2010 in Belarus will be introduced about 26.6 million square meters of total housing area, which ensures that the upper parameters of the forecast set at five-year period for this indicator, said Deputy Prime Minister.
Deputy Prime Minister also said that in January-October this year to develop the economy and social sphere of Belarus sent Br41, $ 1 trillion. investment in fixed assets, which in comparable prices by 11,5% more compared to January-October 2009. Of this amount, Br21, 2 trillion., Or 51,6% focused on building and construction works.
President Gale noted that the annual volume of housing construction in Belarus in 2015 will grow up to 9,5-10 million m
"In accordance with the project's social and economic development of Belarus for 2011-2015, by 2015 the annual amount of housing will be increased to 9,5-10 million square meters", - informed the deputy prime minister.
In January-October this year, enterprises of all ownership constructed 65.3 thousand new apartments. From all sources of funding commissioned 5.2 million square meters of total living space, which makes 75,3% annual target. During the reporting period, compared with January-October 2009, new housing has almost 530 square meters, or 11.2%, stated Victor Storm.
During the same period for citizens who are registered in need of better housing conditions, entered 3.4 million square meters of total living space, or 64.9% of new housing, including in apartment buildings in urban areas - 2.5 million . sqm
In rural areas and small towns built over 2 million square meters of housing, or 40.4% of the total input of Belarus. This represents 110.8% of the corresponding period of 2009.
On assurances of regional executive committees and Minsk city executive committee in 2010, the task of housing construction will be done by all the regions and Minsk, concluded Deputy Prime Minister.