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Region Danube river

consists of counties:

map of region Danube river

Region is situated in the southwest of Slovakia, in the largest lowland of Slovakia, called Podunajská. Southern part of region spreads in the most fertile area of Slovakia, which is called Žitný ostrov. to the northern part interfere uplands. Through this region flows the second european largest river, Dunaj, with its inflows Malý Dunaj, Váh, Nitra, Žitava and Hron. The region touches border to Hungary. In general, it deals about the area very lowland, determined to agricultural production.

Region is very attractive because of its natural merits and offers the utilization not only for agriculture. but also for recreation, tourism, sport and others. It exceeds in density of fluvial system with many thermal sources. However, by the economical aspect, it belongs to the group af regions with measures less than average. More favorable situation is in county Dunajská Streda and Šaľa, where are the measures of economical level around average. By the aspect of production activity belongs this region to below standard in spite of its potencial.

Region Danube river contains cities Dunajská Streda, Gabčíkovo, Hurbanovo, Kolárovo, Komárno, Nové Zámky, Šaľa, Šamorín, Štúrovo, Šurany, Veľký Meder and 172 villages. Viac aj na oma.sk.

unemployment in LAU2 regions Danube river LAU2

Basic data

rok2012201320142015201620172018201920202021
number of inhabitants418 077417 455416 909416 354415 955415 652415 048414 473413 439413 423
number of unemployed33 79033 73329 24726 78221 47013 2109611846612 65613 895
number of long-term unemployed15 80916 53515 16913 58310 27851612880198724334411
number of people receiving social benefits26 39726 19622 60617 89614 20010 7308193664660495475
number of activational workers19992061201318031290762428264252235
unemployment rate15.615.613.512.5106.14.54.16.16.7
long-term unemployment rate7.37.77.06.34.82.41.41.01.22.1
assignation tax85 541 29586 313 56489 030 03198 247 089106 098 015118 676 476129 335 822145 582 558150 369 285144 347 652
demographic dependency20.821.422.023.024.125.326.427.728.829.3
demographic pyramid Danube river 2021 demographic pyramid Danube river 2035

Number of unemployed

rok2012201320142015201620172018201920202021
less than 24 years566555324609380826641475100491714831572
25 to 39 years12 29212 13210 2529303744143233046264841294378
40 to 54 years11 24011 32910 0129269753046443370295143994870
55 years and more4406473943744403383527682191195026453075
number of inhabitants – Danube river

Other regions

Danube river number of inhabitants, unemployed for longer than 4 years, low educated unemployed

Suggested citation: Michal Páleník: Regions of Slovakia - Region Danube river, IZ Bratislava, retrieved from: https://www.iz.sk/en/projects/regions-of-slovakia/danube-river


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Current statistics

April 2022: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 193409, of which 88066 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 7.2 % (3.3 % long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 21.8 % (14.0 %), Revúca 21.0 % (13.5 %), Kežmarok 18.8 % (10.1 %)

Lowest unemployment:: Bratislava V 2.9 %, Trenčín 3.0 %, Ilava 3.2 %, Bratislava I 3.3 %, Hlohovec 3.4 %