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The regional aspect of inclusive market

The long-term unemployment in Slovakia is concentrated, the highest is on south of middle of Slovakia and on east of east part of Slovakia.

In view of EU , long-term unemployment is 4,6%, in Slovakia according to LFS it is 9,4%

mapa dlhodobej nezamestnanosti dlhodoba-nezamestnanost-sr
  • value 25% means, that each 4th person with working potential is long-term unemployed
  • 16,1 percent is the rate of long-term unemployment in the worst area (district of Prešov)
  • value 12,5% means, that each 8th person with working potential is long-term unemployed
  • 6,8% je 6,8% is long-term unemployment rate in district of Žilina

In consideration of these high long-term unemployment is inevitably decreasing regional disparities. The optimal combination of local development impulses and migration will available long-term maintainable solution of problem with long-term unemployment.


https://www.iz.sk/en/projects/inklusive-growth/regions

Current statistics

July 2019: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 167357, of which 59436 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 6.1% (2.2% long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 19.2% (11.1%), Revúca 18.5% (9.6%), Kežmarok 16.7% (7.7%), Rožňava 14.6% (8.1%), Vranov nad Topľou 14.6% (7.1%)

Lowest unemployment:: Bratislava V 2.4%, Trenčín 2.5%, Nitra 2.7%, Piešťany 2.8%, Hlohovec 2.8%