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General and Regional Statistics   
25436km2Surface area01.01.2021
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
2 068 808 Population2020
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
9.2live births per 1000 inh.Birth rate2020
- 3.2per 1000 inh.Rate of natural increase2020
1.31live births per womanTotal fertility rate2020
12.4deaths per 1000 inh.Crude mortality rate2020
5.7infant deaths per 1000 inh.Infant mortality rate2020
5.0marriages per 1000 inh.Nuptiality rate2020
0.8divorces per 1000 inh.Divorciality rate2020
766 Net migration2020
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
150.6per 1000 inhAdult mortality rate between 15 and 59 years, male2020
84.5per 1000 inhAdult mortality rate between 15 and 59 years, female2020
6.0per 1000 live birthsUnder 5 mortality rate2020
4.2per 1000 live birthsNeonatal mortality rate2020
Incomes, Expenditures and Prices   
811197 Active populationI.2022
691498 Employed I.2022
119699 Unemployed I.2022
47,1%Employment rateI.2022
14.8%Unemployment rateI.2022
31 525denarsAverage monthly net wage04.2022
110.9 Index of the average monthly net wage04.2022/04.2021
47 092denarsAverage monthly gross wage04.2022
111.0 Index of the average monthly gross wage04.2022/04.2021
318273denarsAverage annual labour costs2008
121.7 Industrial producer price indices on the domestic market05.2022/05.2021
100.8 Industrial producer price indices on the domestic market05.2022/04.2022
101.5 Retail Price Index05.2022/ 04.2022
102.0 Consumer Price Index05.2022/ 04.2022
111.9 Consumer Price Index05.2022/ 05.2021
121.9 Price index in agriculture - input05.2022 / 05.2021
107.2 Price index in agriculture - output05.2022 / 05.2022
503 442denarsTotal available assets, average per household2021
350 553denarsTotal used assets, average per household 2021
109.8 Catering price index04.2022 / 04.2021
123.8 Construction costs indices for new residential buildingsI.2022/I.2021
105.6 Industrial producer price indices on the non-domestic market04.2022/03.2022
124.4 Industrial producer price indices on the non-domestic market04.2022/04.2021
21.8%%Laeken indicator of at risk of poverty rate2020
103.7 Industrial producer price indices, total04.2022/03.2022
123.3 Industrial producer price indices, total04.2022/04.2021
31.4 Inequality of income distribution, Gini coefficient2020
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
316488denars (Preliminary Data)Gross domestic product per capita2020
43.4% (preliminary data)The biggest share in total GDP has Skopje region2020
4.8% (preliminary data)The lowest share in total GDP has Northeast region2020
59.4% (preliminary data)The biggest share in the total GFCF has Skopje region2020
2.9% (preliminary data)The lowest share in the total GFCF has Northeast region2020
2.4 % % (estimated data)Gross Domestic ProductI.2022
692683milion denars (final data)GDP at current prices2019
655 931 milion denars (Final Data)GDP at current prices2020
60.3(EU27_2020=100)Price level index for investment 2021
42(EU27_2020=100)Volume index of GDP per capita2021
51.5(EU27_2020=100)Price level index for Household final consumption expenditure2021
64(EU27_2020=100)Price level index for food and non-alcoholic beverages2021
154996milion denars (estimated data)Value addedI.2022
102.7%% (Estimated data)Value added, volume indices, compared to the corresponding period of the previous year (%)I. 2022
Industry, Construction and Energy   
103.2 Industrial production index03.2022/03.2021
103.5 Industrial production index01-03.2022/01-03.2021
98.5 Index of the number of employees in industry03.2022/03.2021
1463.67kWh - preliminary dataFinal electricity consumption in households per capita2019
19.8% - preliminary dataParticipation of hydro production in terms of total gross production of electricity 2019
76.5% - preliminary dataShare of domestic production in the gross national electricity consumption2019
36.4% - preliminary dataShare of solids in gross inland consumption2019
59.1% - preliminary dataEnergy dependency2019
373 Number of issued building permits03.2022
+10.4%Percentage change03.2022/03.2021
2 362 656thousand denarsValue of completed construction works04.2022
117.5 Turnover indices in industry, total03.2022/03.2021
119.6 Turnover indices in industry on domestic market03.2022/03.2021
116.2 Turnover indices in industry on non-domestic market03.2022/03.2021
Foreign Trade   
3 690 755thousand US dollarsExport value of goods01-05 2022
5 470 165thousand US dollarsImport value of goods01-05 2022
67.5%Import coverage by export01-05 2022
Transport, Tourism, Internal Trade and Other Services   
35 642 Number of tourists02.2022
129.3 Number of tourists02.2022 / 02.2021
76 536 Number of nights spent02.2022
127.5 Number of nights spent02.2022 /02.2021
106.3 Number of domestic tourists (index)02.2022 /01.2021
159.8 Number of foreign tourists (index)02.2022 /01.2021
164260milion denarsWholesale turnover by articles2015
126965milion denarsRetail turnover by products20135
762thousandPassengers carried in road passenger transportI.2022
61thousandPassengers carried in rail transportI.2022
377thousand tonnesGoods carried in rail transportI.2022
15 704thousand tonnesGoods carried in road freight transportI.2022
348 494 Passengers carried in air transportI.2022
83.7%Households with Internet access2021
86.4%Internet users (aged 15-74)2021
94.1%Enterprises with 10 or more persons employed with access to the Internet2021
101.7 Turnover index in the Trade sector5.2022/5.2021
267327 Retail turnover by product type2017
408433 Wholesale turnover by product type2017
Multi-domain Statistics   
72 922 Active business entities2021
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
456kg per personGenerated municipal waste per person2019
+ 10,7%Generated municipal waste per person2019/2018
698 829, 85tonnesGenerated waste from industry2018
11 811,69tonnesHazardous waste from industry2018
13.4%Consumer confidence inicator in manufacturing industry05.2022
57853 Number of active business entities in the non-financial business economy 2020
387938 Number of employees in the non-financial business economy2020
1307934milion denars Turnover in the non-financial business economy2020
282158milion denarsValue added at factor cost2020
 favorablePresent orders (contracts) for construction worksII.2019/II.2018
65.4%Average level of capacity utilization of the business entities05.2022
 more favorableAssesment of the present busines situation of the business entities in retail tradeIV.2018/IV.2017
12.7%Customer confidence indicator in constructionIV.2019
19.1%Customer confidence indicator in retail saleIV.2019
4 401 807thousand denarsInvestments in Environmental Protection2019
3 177 978thousand denarsExpenditures on maintenance of assets for environmental protection 2019
12 760,56milion denarsEnviromental Taxes2018
23 101thousand tonsDirect Raw Materials2019
19 380thousand tonsDomestic Material Consumption2019
48977milion denarsGross value added in agriculture2019
-8.3%Gross value added in agriculture2019/2018
86401milion denarsOutput of the agricultural "industry"2019
37 424milion denarsIntermediate consumption2019
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
1 836 713 Total Population2021
598 632 Total number of Households2021
839 174 Total number of Dwellings2021
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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