The Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry reports that Ukraine in 11 months of 2016 cut natural gas consumption by 6.2% or by 1.825 billion cubic meters.
This data is compared to 27.596 billion cubic meters that were consumed during the period January-November 2015.
Industry consumed 8.538 billion cubic meters. That is 17.2% down compared to January-November 2015.
The population and government organizations consumed 10.297 billion cubic meters. That is 1.2% down compared to January-November 2015.
Heating companies used 5.789 billion cubic meters (0.6% down compared to January-November 2015).
Production and processing costs amounted to 2.972 billion cubic meters (3.8% up compared to January-November 2015).
In 2015 Ukraine decreased gas consumption by 20.9% compared to 2014, to 33.727 billion cubic meters.