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Theme: Structural Business Statistics


Structural business statistics, 2016
-final data-


According to the final data of the State Statistical Office, in 2016, business entities within the structural business statistics generated 4.3% more turnover and 7.8% more value added than in the previous year.

55 469 enterprises with predominantly market activities with engaged 378 737 employees generated 1 121 197 million denars of
turnover and 248 289 million denars of value added.Enterprises in trade and manufacturing sector contribute with more than two
thirds of the total turnover (69.1%), followed by the Construction sector 8.2%, Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply and
Transport and storage with 5.9%.

The most employees 30,7 %, were engaged in the Manufacturing sector, which created 26.5% of the total value added. The wholesale and retail trade sector engaged 26,0 % of the total number of employees, which created 24,0% of total value added. Significant contribution to the value added had the Construction sector11.3%, Transport and storage 8.5% and Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 7.0% .

Micro enterprises with less than 10 employees dominated (90.3%), almost half of them in Trade sector. Engaging 32.6% of the total number of employees, they created 21,2% of the value added. On the other hand, the large companies (0.3%), (mostly in the Manufacturing sector) engaged 24,6 % of the total number of employed persons and generated 35,3% of the total value added in the business sector.

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