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 2016 (in municipalities of Podvelka, Radlje ob Dravi, and Ribnica na Pohorju)

Number of inhabitants (1.1.2016) 9.766
Number of Active Working Population 3.422
Unemployment rate 507 (12,9 %)
Average Gross Monthly salary in EUR 1.349,68

 

Economy in figures

Companies in municipalities of Podvelka, Radlje ob Dravi, and Ribnica na Pohorju Companies and private entrepreneurs
Number of Companies 471
Number of Employees 1.290

 

Operating revenues of companies in the municipalities Radlje ob Dravi, Podvelka and Ribnica na Pohorju 2015 (in EUR 1000)

  • Net sales: EUR 148.010
  • Net sales on domestic markets: EUR 88.563
  • Net sales in foreign markets: EUR 59.447

 

Operating income between 2008 - 2015 (Podvelka, Radlje ob Dravi, and Ribnica na Pohorju)

Year Net sales Net sales on

domestic markets 

Net sales in

foreign markets

2008 86.811.398,00 62.128.872,00 24.682.526,00
2009 70.738.273,00 50.636.557,00 20.101.716,00
2010 76.251.666,00 52.678.694,00 23.572.972,00
2011 92.055.344,00 59.585.067,00 32.470.277,00
2012 85.023.858,00 48.711.130,00 36.312.728,00
2013 88.347.437,00 50.160.127,00 38.187.310,00
2014 104.061.724,00 54.352.916,00 49.708.808,00
2015 114.855.128,00 58.663.008,00 56.192.120,00

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