The size of the average daily allowance for pregnancy and childbirth, funded by the social insurance Fund of Ukraine (FSS), in January-April 2019 has grown by 25.6% compared to the same period in 2018 and amounted to UAH 245,1.

According to the press service FSS, the average duration of maternity leave and maternity leave is 126 calendar days. In this case, the average amount of assistance from the Fund is 30,9 thousand UAH.

In January-April 2019 Fund sent to Finance benefits for pregnancy and childbirth 1.1 billion UAH.