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Nitra

Nitra


Size: 6,343 sq. kilometres
Population: 708,498
Density: 112 / sq. km
Unemployment rate: 12.8%
Average monthly wage: Sk15,395 (€608)
Average wage, Slovakia: Sk18,761 (€742)
Share of Slovak GDP creation: 10.5% *
FDI: Sk14.484 billion (€551.9 million)
Share of total Slovak FDI: 3.0%
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Sources: Statistics Bureau of the Slovak Republic, portal.statistics.sk, and the National Bank of Slovakia, www.nbs.sk. All figures current as of December 31, 2006, except for * Dec. 31, 2004. All euro conversions are based on current exchange rates.

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