The share of unprofitable enterprises in Russia for 11 months decreased to 29.3%

3The share of unprofitable organizations in the Russian Federation in January-November of 2015 decreased by 0.4 percentage points compared with the same period of 2014 and amounted to 29.3%, said Wednesday Rosstat.

The share of unprofitable enterprises in construction rose 1.7 percentage points to 27.6%, in the segment of real estate operations – by 2.2 percentage points to 31.5%. In the production and distribution of electricity, gas and water the share of loss-making companies increased by 1 percentage points to 51.9%.

2In other industries this indicator has decreased. Thus, in agriculture the share of unprofitable enterprises has decreased by 2.9 percentage points to 16.7%, in manufacturing — by 2.2 percentage points to 27.7%, in wholesale and retail trade by 1 p. p. to 20.5%, in transport and communication by 0.3 percentage points to 37.4%.

In the reporting period according to operational data, balanced financial result (profit minus loss) of organizations of the Russian Federation in current prices amounted to 8,337 trillion rubles against 5,612 trillion rubles in the same period last year.

Profit 10,233 trillion rubles received 38,5 thousand organizations, 16 thousand organisations had a loss for the amount 1,896 trillion rubles.