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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 %

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  • 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

December 2019: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 165455, of which 57364 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 6.0 % (2.1 % long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 18.8 % (11.1 %), Revúca 18.1 % (9.3 %), Kežmarok 16.8 % (7.7 %), Vranov nad Topľou 14.7 % (7.1 %), Rožňava 14.7 % (7.7 %)

Lowest unemployment:: Bratislava V 2.2 %, Trenčín 2.4 %, Hlohovec 2.6 %, Nitra 2.7 %, Galanta 2.7 %