Over 2014-2015 years Ukraine has reduced its natural gas consumption by 31% in comparison with 2013 year, reported "Naftogaz".
"Partial reduction can be attributed to such negative factor as the industry fall", - said in a statement.
At the same time gas consumption fall dynamics in other categories "Naftogaz" explained as a more economical use of gas by population.
Thus, according to the company, Ukrainian population in two years has reduced gas consumption by 26% (without Crimea, Sevastopol, Donetsk and Lugansk regions).
Over the ten years before (2004-2013), Ukrainians have reduced gas consumption by only 1%.