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Limburg-Weilburg - DE723

EU regions: Germany > Hesse > Giessen Government Region > Limburg-Weilburg


map of Limburg-Weilburg DE723
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indicatorperiodvalue
GDP per capita in PPS of EU average201793
number of inhabitants2019172 083
population density2018233.1
old-age dependency ratio201933

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demographic pyramid DE723 Limburg-Weilburg

From wikipedia:

Limburg-Weilburg is a Kreis (district) in the west of Hesse, Germany. Neighboring districts are Lahn-Dill, Hochtaunuskreis, Rheingau-Taunus, Rhein-Lahn, Westerwaldkreis.

History

  • 1867 the Oberlahnkreis, capital Weilburg was created
  • 1886 the district Limburg an der Lahn, capital Limburg created.
  • 1974 both districts were merged due to the district reorganization in Hesse.

Geography

The district is located between the two mountain areas Westerwald and Taunus. The main river is the Lahn, a tributary of the Rhine.

other: Giessen Government Region, Gießen, Lahn-Dill-Kreis, Limburg-Weilburg, Marburg-Biedenkopf, Vogelsbergkreis

neighbours: Rhein-Lahn-Kreis, Westerwaldkreis, Hochtaunuskreis, Rheingau-Taunus-Kreis, Lahn-Dill-Kreis


https://www.iz.sk/en/projects/eu-regions/DE723

Current statistics

May 2020: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 219159, of which 62664 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 8.0 % (2.3 % long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 21.9 % (11.4 %), Revúca 21.1 % (9.9 %), Kežmarok 20.4 % (8.5 %)

Lowest unemployment:: Bratislava V 3.3 %, Bratislava I 3.6 %, Hlohovec 4.2 %, Trenčín 4.3 %, Bratislava IV 4.3 %