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Western Slovakia - SK02

EU regions: SLOVENSKO > Slovakia > Western Slovakia

map of Western Slovakia SK02
long term unemployment20201.4
GDP per capita in PPS of EU average201965
unemployment rate20204.8
employment rate202069.6
number of inhabitants20201 823 792
population density2019123
percentage of part time workers, men20202.35
percentage of part time workers, women20207.04
life long learning participation20202
youth unemployment rate202013
unemployment rate of youth with elementary education201564.9
old-age dependency ratio202026.4
gender gap in employment rate202083.38
gender gap in unemployment rate2020118.18

more on wikipedia * more on wikidata Q696333 * on OpenStreetMap * Western Slovakia slovensky: _hSK02

demographic pyramid SK02 Western Slovakia based on economic activity – employed, unemploye, inactive

Composition of population according to age group, education and economic activity, Western Slovakia

age grouplow educationmiddle educationhigh education

note: in thousands, according to labour force sample survey. P – total population, E – employed, U – unemployed, I – number of ecnomically inactive

demographic pyramid SK02 Western Slovakia

other: Slovakia, Western Slovakia, Bratislava Region, Eastern Slovakia, Central Slovakia

neighbours: Lower Austria, Jihovýchod, Northern Hungary, Central Transdanubia, Pest County, Western Transdanubia, Central Slovakia, Bratislava Region, Central Moravia

subregions: Trnava Region, Trenčín Region, Nitra Region

Suggested citation: Michal Páleník: EU regions - Western Slovakia - SK02, IZ Bratislava, retrieved from: https://www.iz.sk/en/projects/eu-regions/SK02


Current statistics

November 2021: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 198327, of which 92941 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 7.3 % (3.4 % long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 21.4 % (13.8 %), Revúca 21.3 % (13.9 %), Kežmarok 18.5 % (10.2 %), Rožňava 16.7 % (10.6 %)

Lowest unemployment:: Trenčín 3.6 %, Nitra 3.6 %, Hlohovec 3.6 %, Trnava 3.6 %, Ilava 3.7 %