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Region Kopanice

consists of counties:

map of region Kopanice

Region is situated in the west of Slovakia, at the frontier witch Czech republic. The relief is mostly upland. In the north spreads the mountain called Biele Karpaty, the eastern frontier is represented by the river Váh. In the south and west interfers the northern part of plain Záhorská. The western frontier is represented by the river Morava, which is at the same time a frontier with Czech republic.The region is characteristic especially by rural settlement, for the most part it is settled very sparsely. It represents special type of settlement, called Kopanice. It was one of the conditions which helped to select the region. Largely, the region is similar because of its geomorfological, cultural and social-economical conditions. It belongs to the middle developed regions. More developed county from selected seems to be Skalica. It achieves better coefficients in several social - economical characteristics, such as production activity, employment, business activities and in whole economical and social level. Senica and Skalica achieve similar level of economical and social level, in fact one grade smaller than Skalica. From the aspect of business activity, they belong to the worst out of all west of Slovakia. A situation in Myjava became more complicated when a biggest corporation which employed a quarter of economic active persons, get to bankrupt, it led to increase of unemployment.

Region Kopanice contains cities Brezová pod Bradlom, Gbely, Holíč, Myjava, Senica, Skalica, Šaštín-Stráže and number of villages 62.

basic data

rok2012201320142015201620172018
number of inhabitants134 806134 796134 733134 636134 511134 307134 862
number of unemployed7643807173826473506635922862
number of long-term unemployed335735013315277418761054637
number of people receiving social benefits5326526844053001217615841209
unemployment rate10.411.510.59.37.25.14.1
long-term unemployment rate4.65.04.74.02.71.50.9
assignation tax30 932 36330 661 37131 747 48234 973 70738 112 12042 072 96545 679 446
demographic pyramid Kopanice 2018 demographic pyramid Kopanice 2025

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Current statistics

August 2018: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 179343, of which 71742 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 6.5% (2.6% long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 20.4% (12.2%), Revúca 20.3% (10.3%), Kežmarok 16.5% (8.4%), Rožňava 16.3% (8.9%)

Lowest unemployment:: Trenčín 2.6%, Bratislava V 2.7%, Hlohovec 2.7%, Ilava 2.8%, Galanta 2.8%