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Region lower Nitra river

consists of counties:

map of region lower Nitra river

Region of Podunajská lowland is situated in the southwest part of Slovakia, concretly in Podunajská heights. From the north of selected area, there spread the mountains Tribeč, Pohronský Inovec and Nitrianská height. In the west, the region joins Podunajská lowland, in the east Krupinská plateau. The region is bordered by Hungary frontier in the east. Districts of this region belonged to the famous historical region – Nitrianska župa, where they took south part. From the economical point of view is the situation in the region very specific, it is conditioned by different economical development in second half of 90`s years, after changes of administrative classification. Nowadays, native robust district of Nitra achieves above standard employment and trade market. Whereas new district, which were separated – Zlaté Moravce achieves less standard`s attributes and global economical level is lower than is standard.

Region lower Nitra river contains cities Dudince, Krupina, Levice, Nitra, Šahy, Tlmače, Vráble, Zlaté Moravce, Želiezovce and number of villages 211.

basic data

number of inhabitants338 421337 899337 492336 730336 291335 704336 635
number of unemployed23 42923 83121 41819 20415 16510 7117928
number of long-term unemployed10 62410 86310 3449326703842792581
number of people receiving social benefits20 33220 26617 41113 85211 22688257007
unemployment rate13.613.912.611.
long-term unemployment rate6.
assignation tax71 777 27772 808 21375 074 83782 973 83290 044 509100 195 479109 471 319
demographic pyramid lower Nitra river 2018 demographic pyramid lower Nitra river 2025

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Current statistics

February 2019: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 174028, of which 65365 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 6.3% (2.4% long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 19.9% (11.8%), Revúca 18.7% (9.7%), Kežmarok 17.4% (8.1%), Rožňava 16.8% (8.6%), Vranov nad Topľou 16.2% (7.4%)

Lowest unemployment:: Bratislava V 2.2%, Trenčín 2.4%, Hlohovec 2.5%, Galanta 2.6%, Trnava 2.7%