Almost 20% of Ukrainians who have worked abroad for a long time do not want to repeat the experience. This is one finding in of an OLX Work survey.
- The main reasons: psychological discomfort associated with moving and feeling detached from relatives — 42%; no need to travel abroad to work again, because people earning enough money in Ukraine — 29%; high expenses for accommodation and meals in other countries — 16%; feelings of disappointment after working abroad.
- Ukrainians leave to work abroad because of low salaries in Ukraine, the lack of jobs, because they want to see the world and due to conflicts with employers.
- The main areas of labor migration for people who decided to stay in Ukraine: Poland — 33%, Russia — 35% and Germany — 11%.
- About 50% of Ukrainians abroad were not employed in their specialty. The most popular professions are construction, transport and logistics, as well as manufacturing.