The deficit of Ukraine`s consolidated budget in January-October 2016 amounted to UAH 26.866 billion (US$1.044 billion), against a surplus of UAH 26.792 billion ($1.042 billion) registered in the same period of 2015, according to Ukraine`s State Treasury Service.
The deficit of the national budget in the ten months of 2016 was estimated at UAH 60.303 billion, against a surplus of UAH 2.768 billion in the same period of 2015.
The local budget posted a surplus of UAH 33.437 billion in the period under review.
As UNIAN reported earlier, the deficit of Ukraine`s consolidated budget in January-September 2016 was UAH 31.692 billion. The deficit of the national budget was UAH 63.401 billion.
The official forex rate as of November 28 is UAH 25.72 per U.S. dollar.