The labour market

THE LABOUR MARKET OF THE KOROŠKA REGION:

  • a region with a high-quality workforce,
  • with experience in the processing industry;
  • a high level of ICT knowledge and foreign languages;
  • high employee loyalty;
  • the average wage is lower than in Austria, Germany, and Switzerland.

Labour market indicators 2018

Number of inhabitants (1.1.2018) 70.550
Number of Active Working Population 27.749
Unemployment rate 7,5 % (2.295)
Average Gross Monthly salary in EUR 1.589

 

Economy in figures

Companies Companies and private entrepreneurs
Number of Companies 3.202
Number of Employees 14.387

 

Operating revenues of companies in Koroska region in 2017 (in EUR 1000)

  • Net sales: EUR 2.114.932
  • Net sales on domestic markets: EUR 1.021.012
  • Net sales in foreign markets: EUR 1.093.920

 

Operating income between 2009 - 2017

Year Net sales Net sales on

domestic markets 

Net sales in

foreign markets

2009 1.535.350.000 916.413.000 618.937.000
2010 1.611.997.000 892.216.000 719.781.000
2011 1.841.672.000 990.600.000 851.072.000
2012 1.796.861.000 931.681.000 865.180.000
2013 1.737.579.000 928.384.000 809.195.000
2014 1.801.382.000 905.613.000 895.769.000
2015 1.847.974.000 898.661.000 949.313.000
2016 1.903.058.000 906.787.000 996.271.000
2017 2.114.932.000 1.021.012.000 1.093.920.000