ECONOMY IN FIGURES

THE LABOUR MARKET

  • a region with a high-quality workforce,
  • 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

Indicator/year

2018

2019

2020

2021

 

Population

Source: SURS

70,550

70,588

70,755

70,635

 

Employment rate

Source: SURS

61

62.2

63

64.4

Unemployment rate

(2018-2021; Source: ZRSZ)

7.6

7.5

8.8

7.1

Average monthly gross salary in EUR

Source: SURS

1,592.39

1,646.68

1,735.81

1,852.86

 

ECONOMY IN FIGURES

 

Indicator/year

2018

2019

2020

2021

 

Number of business entities

Source: SURS

5,480

5,555

5,552

/

The number of persons employed

Source: SURS

23,713

24,165

 

23,825

 

 

 

 

Indicator/year

2018

2019

2020

2021

COMPANIES

 

Operating income

2,078,084

2,104,256

1,913,368

2,229,879

Companies’ net income from sales on the domestic market

844,995

858,379

814,665

968,254

Companies’ net income from sales on the EU market

958,293

917,592

783,408

861,983

Companies’ net income from sales on markets other than the EU

238,476

289,426

289,416

334,334

 

SOLE TRADERS

Operating income

200,738

196,354

175,246

205,391

Traders’ net income from sales on the domestic market

168,569

163,516

139,734

163,933

Traders’ net income from sales on the EU market

28,548

28,967

25,812

30,845

Traders’ net income from sales on markets other than the EU.

990

1,105

1,059

882

Source: Ajpes