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General and Regional Statistics   
25713km2Surface area01.01.2014
80 Number of municipalities01.07.2019
1783 Number of settlements01.07.2019
34 Number of cities01.07.2019
1749 Number of villages01.07.2019
Population and Social Statistics   
14758 Juveniles recipients of social welfare2017
43040 Adult recipients of social welfare2017
26160 Recipients of Social cash benefit (households)2017
11300 Recipients of child care allowances2017
7301 Children recipients of special allowances2017
987Number of SchoolsNumber of regular elementary schoolsyear. 2018/2019
132Number of SchoolsNumber of regular secondary schoolsyear 2018/2019
188 102Number of PersonsNumber of students in the regular elementary schoolsyear 2018/2019
71 650Number of PersonsNumber of students in the regular secondary schoolsyear 2018/2019
18 272Number of PersonsNumber of teachers in the regular elementary schoolsyear 2018/2019
7479Number of PersonsNumber of teachers in the regular secondary schoolsyear 2018/2019
56941 Enrolled students at higher schools and facultiesyear 2017/2018
7698 Number of graduated students at higher schools and faculties - first cycle of studies2018
1885 Number of persons who obtained the title "Master of Science" and "Specialist"2018
243 Number of persons who have obtained the title "Doctor of Science"2018
124 Number of research organizations2016
2 077 132 Population31.12.2018
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
37615 Children in kindergartens2018
10.3live births per 1000 inh.Birth rate2018
0.8per 1000 inh.Rate of natural increase2018
1.42live births per womanTotal fertility rate2018
9.5deaths per 1000 inh.Crude mortality rate2018
5.7infant deaths per 1000 inh.Infant mortality rate2018
6.5marriages per 1000 inh.Nuptiality rate2018
0.8divorces per 1000 inh.Divorciality rate2018
2 549 Net migration2018
1285 Total number of performances in professional theaters 2016/2017
30 Number of concerts of the Macedonian Philharmonic2016/2017
575 Organized fine art exhibitions2017
4323 Number of teachers and supporting staff in the tertiary education institutionsyear 2018/2019
Incomes, Expenditures and Prices   
962463 Active populationII.2019
794283 Employed II.2019
168180 Unemployed II.2019
47.1%Employment rateII.2019
17.5%Unemployment rateII.2019
25 127denarsAverage monthly net wage08.2019
103.8 Index of the average monthly net wage08.2019/08.2018
37 322denarsAverage monthly gross wage08.2019
104.9 Index of the average monthly gross wage08.2019/08.2018
318273denarsAverage annual labour costs2008
101.0 Industrial producer price indices on the domestic market06.2019/06.2018
100.2 Industrial producer price indices on the domestic market06.2019/05.2019
99.5 Retail Price Index10.2019 / 09.2019
99.9 Consumer Price Index10.2019 / 09.2019
99.8 Consumer Price Index10.2019 / 10.2018
98.3 Price index in agriculture - input09.2019 / 09.2018
100.3 Price index in agriculture - output09.2019 / 09.2018
405 487denarsTotal available assets, average per household2017
359 861denarsTotal used assets, average per household 2017
100.0 Catering price index10.2019 / 10.2018
97.7 Construction costs indices for new residential buildingsIII 2016 / III 2015
101.6 Industrial producer price indices on the non-domestic market08.2019/07.2019
105.6 Industrial producer price indices on the non-domestic market08.2019/08.2018
22.2%%Laeken indicator of at risk of poverty rate2017
99.9 Industrial producer price indices, total06.2019/05.2019
101.4 Industrial producer price indices, total06.2019/06.2018
32.5 Inequality of income distribution, Gini coefficient2017
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
297228denars (Preliminary Data)Gross domestic product per capita2017
43.1%The biggest share in total GDP has Skopje region2016
5.0%The lowest share in total GDP has Northeast region2016
51.9%The biggest share in the total GFCF has Skopje region2016
1.7%The lowest share in the total GFCF has Northeast region2016
3.1%Gross Domestic ProductII.2019
658053milion denars (Preliminary Data)GDP at current prices2018
618106milion denars (Final Data)GDP at current prices2017
57(EU28=100)Price level index for investment 2017
38(EU28=100)Volume index of GDP per capita2018
48(EU28=100)Price level index for Household final consumption expenditure2018
62(EU28=100)Price level index for food and on-alcoholic beverages2018
146 068milion denarsValue addedII.2019
103.2 Value added, volume indices, compared to the corresponding period of the previous year (%)II.2019
Industry, Construction and Energy   
106.1 Industrial production index09.2019/09.2018
105.6 Industrial production index01-09.2019/01-09.2018
98.4 Index of the number of employees in industry09.2019/09.2018
1444.4kWh - preliminary dataFinal electricity consumption in households per capita2018
31.9% - preliminary dataParticipation of hydro production in terms of total gross production of electricity 2018
74.5% - preliminary dataShare of domestic production in the gross national electricity consumption2018
33.3% - preliminary dataShare of solids in gross inland consumption2018
58.1% - preliminary dataEnergy dependency2018
210 Number of issued building permits08.2019
+9.4%Percentage change08.2019/08.2018
2 862 640thousand denarsValue of completed construction works8.2019
98.2 Turnover indices in industry, total08.2019/08.2018
93.4 Turnover indices in industry on domestic market08.2019/08.2018
99.5 Turnover indices in industry on non-domestic market08.2019/08.2018
Foreign Trade   
5 377 820thousand US dollarsExport value of goods01-09.2019
6 910 889thousand US dollarsImport value of goods01-09.2019
77.8%Import coverage by export01-09.2019
Transport, Tourism, Internal Trade and Other Services   
216 321 Number of tourists08.2019
102.2 Number of tourists08.2019 / 08.2018
904 740 Number of nights spent08.2019
102.6 Number of nights spent08.2019 / 08.2018
100.1 Number of domestic tourists (index)08.2019 / 08.2018
104.7 Number of foreign tourists (index)08.2019 / 08.2018
164260milion denarsWholesale turnover by articles2015
126965milion denarsRetail turnover by products20135
2 119thousandPassengers carried in road passenger transportIV.2018
137thousandPassengers carried in rail transportIV.2018
320thousand tonnesGoods carried in rail transportIV.2018
15 336thousand tonnesGoods carried in road freight transportIV.2018
519 955 Passengers carried in air transportIV.2018
81.8%Households with Internet access2019
81.4%Internet users (aged 15-74)2019
95.6%Enterprises with 10 or more persons employed with access to the Internet2019
109.8 Turnover index in the Trade sector09.2019/09.2018
267327 Retail turnover by product type2017
408433 Wholesale turnover by product type2017
Multi-domain Statistics   
72 315 Active business entities2018
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
379kg per personGenerated municipal waste per person2017
-1.3%Generated municipal waste per person2017/2016
1358602,9tonnesGenerated waste from industry2016
56409,31tonnesHazardous waste from industry2016
21.7%Consumer confidence inicator in manufacturing industry09.2019
55359 Number of active business entities in the non-financial business economy 2017
388972 Number of employees in the non-financial business economy2017
1202551milion denars Turnover in the non-financial business economy2017
261796milion denarsValue added at factor cost2017
 favorablePresent orders (contracts) for construction worksII.2019/II.2018
69.8%Average level of capacity utilization of the business entities08.2019
 more favorableAssesment of the present busines situation of the business entities in retail tradeIV.2018/IV.2017
11.8%Customer confidence indicator in constructionII.2019
18.8%Customer confidence indicator in retail saleIII.2019
6979128thousand denarsInvestments in Environmental Protection2017
3059073thousand denarsExpenditures on maintenance of assets for environmental protection 2017
44 907milion denarsGross value added in agriculture2017
-12.8%%Gross value added in agriculture2017/2016
79 429milion denarsOutput of the agricultural "industry"2017
34 522milion denarsIntermediate consumption2017
801947m3Gross felled timber2018
- 0.7%Gross felled timber2018/2017
1007095hectaresForest area2018
256 181 Number of cattle2018
195 538 Number of pigs2018
726 990 Number of sheep2018
463 635thousand litersMilk production2018
22 255tonnesMeat production2018
170 885 Number of agricultural holdings2013
315 863hectaresTotal utilised agricultural area2013
517thousand hectaresCultivated area2017
1266thousand hectaresAgricultural area2017
417thousand hectaresArable land and gardens2017
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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