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Region lower Vah river

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map of region lower Vah river

Region Dolné Považie is situated in the west part of Slovakia and spread in Podunajska lowland, specificely in the Podunajská heights.To the selected region interfers lowerparts of the mountains - Považský Inovec in the north-east, Biele Karpaty in the north, Malé Karpaty in the west. The region is the part of the spur of the Podunajská lowland and spreads on the flat of the river Váh, which is the longest river in Slovakia. The region is situated in medium warm to warm climat area, which is favourable for planting agricultural products. The region can be characterised as a tributary area of the town Trnava, with good transfer availability to important travel connenctions (highway D1, railway and air connections). Developing center of this region is the town Trnava, mainly because of its historical status and also of its standing during the modern period of Slovak republic advancement. The region Dolné Považie belongs to the regions with above standard economical base, with strong travel infrastructure. District of Galanta is an exception in this sence, it belongs to regions with standart economical level.

Region lower Vah river contains cities Galanta, Hlohovec, Leopoldov, Piešťany, Sereď, Sládkovičovo, Trnava, Vrbové and number of villages 124.

basic data

rok201220132014201520162017
number of inhabitants331 689332 117332 481335 489336 625337 647
number of unemployed14 33114 75313 21811 76187605817
number of long-term unemployed429748034490386222481073
unemployment rate8.28.67.775.13.3
long-term unemployment rate2.52.82.62.31.30.6
long-term unemployment rate in comparisson to country level0.350.350.330.290.180.13
demographic pyramid lower Vah river 2017 demographic pyramid lower Vah river 2025

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