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Basic data on Slovak regions

namenumber of inhabitantsnumber of unemployednumber of long-term unemployednumber of people receiving social benefitsunemployment ratelong-term unemployment rateassignation tax
Bratislava and surroundings650 72613 858379821873.91.1259 874 524
Kopanice134 3073592105415845.11.542 072 965
Danube river415 59313 210516110 6846.12.4118 676 476
lower Vah river333 6495631101235503.20.698 987 692
middle Vár river531 54213 107419341824.81.5169 448 139
upper Nitra river287 7469598356036796.42.487 883 858
lower Nitra river335 70410 711427988256.32.5100 195 479
Mining cities89 6014171194126839.44.428 064 805
Kysuce a Orava261 1608816320427306.92.589 093 040
upper Vah river - Liptov241 6968089314043406.72.681 898 500
Spiš cities397 82623 83812 68029 650136.9133 782 810
upper Hron river274 04110 461473078137.43.388 624 595
Juhoslovenská kotlina326 07329 90318 59537 44319.512.195 689 701
Košice fold and Torysa river600 62429 39015 57930 75910.65.6200 454 408
upper Zemplín322 88024 88113 86021 50515.28.5100 723 458
lower Zemplín239 13618 28611 23820 1081710.469 053 563

data from 2017.

mapa regiónov Slovenska
https://www.iz.sk/en/projects/regions-of-slovakia/basic-data

Current statistics

October 2018: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 174171, of which 68700 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 6.4% (2.5% long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 20.2% (11.9%), Revúca 19.2% (9.9%), Kežmarok 17.0% (8.3%), Rožňava 15.8% (8.8%)

Lowest unemployment:: Trenčín 2.4%, Bratislava V 2.4%, Galanta 2.5%, Hlohovec 2.7%, Skalica 2.8%