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Limburg-Weilburg - DE723

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


map of Limburg-Weilburg DE723
flag of Limburg-Weilburg DE723 coat of arms Limburg-Weilburg DE723
indicatorperiodvalue
GDP per capita in PPS of EU average201692
number of inhabitants2018171 971
population density2017233.1
old-age dependency ratio201832.4

* Limburg-Weilburg slovensky: DE723

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

September 2019: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 168240, of which 58340 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 6.1% (2.1% long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 19.1% (11.0%), Revúca 17.9% (9.4%), Kežmarok 16.4% (7.5%), Rožňava 14.6% (7.9%), Vranov nad Topľou 14.5% (7.1%)

Lowest unemployment:: Bratislava V 2.4%, Trenčín 2.5%, Hlohovec 2.8%, Nitra 2.8%, Ilava 2.8%