23 January 2015, Friday, 12:45

Bashkiria is leading in housing construction in Volga Federal District in 2014


UFA, 23 January 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Elvira Latypova/. Bashkortostan is the leader in the Volga Federal District in terms of housing commissioned in 2014. In the past year in the republic 15.3 thousand residential buildings were put into operation, where 32.7 thousand apartments were located. The total area of new housing stock amounted to 2.651 million sq m, which was by 6.7 percent more than in 2013. It is reported by Bashkortostan Statistics Agency.

Tatarstan takes the second place in absolute terms in the Volga Federal District: 2 million 404.2 thousand sq m. Samara Region is the third: 1 million 889.2 thousand sq m.

Bashkortostan occupies the third position in the Volga Federal District (652 sq m) in relative terms — commissioning of housing per 1000 inhabitants. Chuvash Republic (695 sq m) and Penza region (663 sq m) are the leaders.