Leningrad region for living

Housing construction

Leningrad region is one of the leaders in terms of growth rate of housing construction.  

Leningrad region is not only one of the largest industrial centres in Northwestern federal district, but also a large and rapidly developing region attractive for work and life. In 2019 2,930,200 mof housing was constructed (the planned index for the year – 2,917,000 m2).

Dynamics of housing construction in Leningrad region, thousand m

1,360
2013
1,787.6
2014
2,323
2015
2,171.7
2016
2,625.8
2017
2,643.3
2018
2,930.2
2019

Housing construction in Leningrad region in 2019 in municipal districts, thousand m

Boksitogorsky
8.3
Volosovsky
31.7
Volkhovsky
37.7
Vsevolozhsky
1,533.9
Vyborgsky
193.1
Gatchinsky
215.7
Kingiseppsky
46.6
Kirishsky
32.2
Kirovsky
105.0
Lodeynopolsky
14.9
Lomonosovsky
347.2
Luzhsky
42.4
Podporozhsky
10.5
Priozersky
113.4
Slantsevsky
4.9
Sosnovoborsky (urban district)
51.9
Tikhvinsky
18.6
Tosnensky
122.2

Education

Leningrad region is a large educational centre of Northwest Russia.

Preschool education

There are 382 independent organizations operating in the sphere of preschool education: 245 organizations in urban settlements and 137 organizations in rural area.

The number of children in preschool educational organizations is 85,150 people, including 60,121 people in urban settlements and 25,029 people in rural area.

The number of teachers in all types of preschool educational institutions is 8,501 people.

Basic general education

There are 381 general education institutions operating in the region, including:

  • 372 full-time public educational organizations, the number of students is 158,987 people
  • 9 full-time non-public educational organizations, the number of students is 949 people

There are also 4 part-time public educational organizations with 732 students.

Vocational secondary education

In 2018/2019 academic year 29 educational organizations (28 public and 1 private) implement secondary vocational education programmes.

The number of students in these institutions is 15,261 people: 15,024 students in public and 237 students in private organizations. 

Besides, secondary vocational education programmes are being implemented by 1 higher education institution with 3,928 students. 

Higher education

In 2018/2019 academic year specialists with higher education are prepared by 1 public educational institution of higher education and 7 branches of public and 2 branches of non-public higher education institutions with the total number of students 7,780 people.

12.6

11,3

2014/2015

14,0

9.9

2015/2016

17.8

8.93

2016/2017

18.1

8.0

2017/2018

15.3

7.8

2018/2019
(as of 1 October 2018)

12,6

2014/2015

14,0

2015/2016

17,8

2016/2017

18,1

2017/2018

15,3

2018/2019
(по состоянию на 1 октября 2018)

11,3

2014/2015

9,9

2015/2016

8,9

2016/2017

8,0

2017/2018

7,8

2018/2019
(по состоянию на 1 октября 2018)

vocational secondary education
higher education