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General and Regional Statistics   
25713km2Surface area01.01.2014
80 Number of municipalities01.01.2014
1767 Number of settlements01.01.2014
34 Number of cities01.01.2014
1733 Number of villages01.01.2014
Population and Social Statistics   
15473 Juveniles recipients of social welfare2016
42549 Adult recipients of social welfare2016
29215 Recipients of Social cash benefit (households)2016
12955 Recipients of child care allowances2016
7346 Children recipients of special allowances2016
989Number of SchoolsNumber of regular elementary schoolsyear. 2017/2018
131Number of SchoolsNumber of regular secondary schoolsyear 2017/2018
192 448Number of PersonsNumber of students in the regular elementary schoolsyear 2017/2018
71 458Number of PersonsNumber of students in the regular secondary schoolsyear 2017/2018
18 291Number of PersonsNumber of teachers in the regular elementary schoolsyear 2017/2018
7445Number of PersonsNumber of teachers in the regular secondary schoolsyear 2017/2018
58083 Enrolled students at higher schools and facultiesyear 2016/2017
8247 Number of graduated students at higher schools and faculties - first cycle of studies2016
1977 Number of persons who obtained the title "Master of Science" and "Specialist"2017
209 Number of persons who have obtained the title "Doctor of Science"2017
124 Number of research organizations2016
2 073 702 Population31.12.2016
20502 Reported adult perpetrators of crimes2016
9320 Accused adult perpetrators of crimes2016
8172 Convicted adult perpetrators of crimes2016
587 Reported juvenile perpetrators of crimes2016
702 Accused juvenile perpetrators of crimes2016
468 Convicted juvenile perpetrators of crimes2016
34386 Children in kindergartens2016
11.1live births per 1000 inh.Birth rate2016
1.2per 1000 inh.Rate of natural increase2016
1.50live births per womanTotal fertility rate2016
9.9deaths per 1000 inh.Crude mortality rate2016
11.9infant deaths per 1000 inh.Infant mortality rate2016
6.4marriages per 1000 inh.Nuptiality rate2016
1.0divorces per 1000 inh.Divorciality rate2016
2 144 Net migration2016
1165 Total number of performances in professional theaters 2015/2016
35 Number of concerts of the Macedonian Philharmonic2015/2016
587 Organized fine art exhibitions2016
4130 Number of teachers and supporting staff in the tertiary education institutionsyear 2017/2018
Incomes, Expenditures and Prices   
953692 Active populationIV.2017
745206 Employed IV.2017
208486 Unemployed IV.2017
44.3%Employment rateIV.2017
21.9%Unemployment rateIV.2017
23 694denarsAverage monthly net wage03.2018
105.6 Index of the average monthly net wage03.2018/03.2017
34 764denarsAverage monthly gross wage03.2018
105.3 Index of the average monthly gross wage03.2018/03.2017
318273denarsAverage annual labour costs2008
99.5 Industrial producer price indices on the domestic market03.2018/03.2017
98.7 Industrial producer price indices on the domestic market03.2018/02.2018
100.3 Retail Price Index04.2018 / 03.2018
100.3 Consumer Price Index04.2018 / 03.2018
101.4 Consumer Price Index04.2018 / 04.2017
103,2 Price index in agriculture - input04.2018 / 04.2017
113,3 Price index in agriculture - output04.2018 / 04.2017
374701denarsTotal available assets, average per household2016
333399denarsTotal used assets, average per household 2016
101.6 Catering price index04.2018 / 04.2017
97.7 Construction costs indices for new residential buildingsIII 2016 / III 2015
98.3 Industrial producer price indices on the non-domestic market03.2018/02.2018
102.6 Industrial producer price indices on the non-domestic market03.2018/03.2017
21.9%%Laeken indicator of at risk of poverty rate2016
98.4 Industrial producer price indices, total03.2018/02.2018
101.5 Industrial producer price indices, total03.2018/03.2017
33.6 Inequality of income distribution, Gini coefficient2016
1.27 Job vacancy rateIII.2016
Economy and Finances   
133254milion denars (preliminary data)Value of Gross Fixed Capital Formation-current prices2015
7.9% (preliminary data)Value of Gross Fixed Capital Formation-current prices2015 / 2014
288967denarsGross domestic product per capita2016
42.9%The biggest share in total GDP has Skopje region2015
5.2%The lowest share in total GDP has Northeast region2015
52.4%The biggest share in the total GFCF has Skopje region2015
2.4%The lowest share in the total GFCF has Northeast region2015
1.2%Gross Domestic ProductIV.2017
619788milion denars (Preliminary Data)GDP at current prices2017
558954milion denarsGDP at current prices2015
57(EU28=100)Price level index for investment 2016
37(EU28=100)Volume index of GDP per capita2016
46(EU28=100)Price level index for Household final consumption expenditure2016
58(EU28=100)Price level index for food and on-alcoholic beverages2016
144 911milion denarsValue addedIV.2017
101.3 Value added, volume indices, compared to the corresponding period of the previous year (%)IV.2017
Industry, Construction and Energy   
104.6 Industrial production index03.2018/03.2017
105.2 Industrial production index01-03.2018/01-03.2017
108.0 Index of the number of employees in industry03.2018/03.2017
1475.3kWhFinal electricity consumption in households per capita2016
33.7 %Participation of hydro production in terms of total gross production of electricity 2016
73,5%Share of domestic production in the gross national electricity consumption2016
32.4%Share of solids in gross inland consumption2016
58.8%Energy dependency2016
211 Number of issued building permits03.2018
- 45.1%Percentage change03.2018 / 03.2017
993 367thousand denarsValue of completed construction works02.2018
107.4 Turnover indices in industry02.2018/02/2017
Foreign Trade   
1 598 560thousand US dollarsExport value of goods01-03.2018
2 191 146thousand US dollarsImport value of goods01-03.2018
73.0%Import coverage by export01-03.2018
Transport, Tourism, Internal Trade and Other Services   
53 836 Number of tourists03.2018
125.1 Number of tourists03.2018 / 03.2017
108 638 Number of nights spent03.2018
118.7 Number of nights spent03.2018 / 03.2017
118.5 Number of domestic tourists (index)03.2018 / 03.2017
128.4 Number of foreign tourists (index)03.2018 / 03.2017
164260milion denarsWholesale turnover by articles2015
126965milion denarsRetail turnover by products20135
1 886thousandPassengers carried in road passenger transportIV.2017
142thousandPassengers carried in rail transportIV.2017
432thousand tonnesGoods carried in rail transportIV.2017
12 600thousand tonnesGoods carried in road freight transportIV.2017
478 251 Passengers carried in air transportIV.2017
75.3%Households with Internet access2016
72.2%Internet users (aged 15-74)2016
93.8%Enterprises with 10 or more persons employed with access to the Internet2016
103.1 Turnover index in the Trade sector03.2018/03.2017
Multi-domain Statistics   
71 419 Active business entities2017
0.0% (estimated data)Growth rate of real GDP per capita2017
425.5kgoe/1000 euroEnergy intensity of the economy2013
38.6%Employment rate of persons aged 55-642014
380kg per personGenerated municipal waste per person2015
+2,7%Generated municipal waste per person2015/2014
725 911,44tonnesGenerated waste from industry2014
38 561,54tonnesHazardous waste from industry2014
19.1%Consumer confidence inicator in manufacturing industry03.2018
55469 Number of active business entities in the non-financial business economy 2016
378737 Number of employees in the non-financial business economy2016
1121017milion denars Turnover in the non-financial business economy2016
248289milion denarsValue added at factor cost2016
 favorablePresent orders (contracts) for construction worksIV.2017/IV.2016
67.0%%Average level of capacity utilization of the business entities03.2018
 more favorableAssesment of the present busines situation of the business entities in retail tradeIV.2017/IV.2016
10.9%Customer confidence indicator in constructionI.2018
18.0 %Customer confidence indicator in retail saleI.2018
2 944 369thousand denarsInvestments in Environmental Protection2014
3 677 672thousand denarsExpenditures on maintenance of assets for environmental protection 2014
51 524milion denarsGross value added in agriculture2016
-0.6%%Gross value added in agriculture2016/2015
87 802milion denarsOutput of the agricultural "industry"2016
36 277milion denarsIntermediate consumption2016
890082m3Gross felled timber2016
4.8%Gross felled timber2016/2015
1001665hectaresForest area2016
254 768 Number of cattle2016
202 758 Number of pigs2016
723 295 Number of sheep2016
463 446thousand litersMilk production2016
21 994tonnesMeat production2016
170 885 Number of agricultural holdings2013
315 863hectaresTotal utilised agricultural area2013
516thousand hectaresCultivated area2016
1267thousand hectaresAgricultural area2016
417thousand hectaresArable land and gardens2016
239 362 Number of cattle2013
42 192 Agricultural holdings specialised in field crops2007
58.22%Agricultiral holdings classified in I class - up to 2000 euro2007
2.14Livestock unitsLivestock units per agricultural holding2013
4 948 Total number of the catering trade capacities2016
334226hectaresArea of utilised agricultural land2007
241257 Number of cattle2007
192675 Number of agricultural holdings2007
471069 Household members who work at individual agricultural holdings,2007
79637.94hectaresIrrigated area2007
233702 Number of pigs2007
794053 Number of sheep2007
132924 Number of goats2007
2022547 Total Population2002
564296 Total number of Households2002
698143 Total number of Dwellings2002
4 378 Catering trade establishment2016
570 Accommodation establishment2016
18 749  Total number of capacities in retail trade2016
18 266 Stores2016
483 Gas stations2016

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