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Wages up almost 10 per cent

The average Slovak monthly wage in the first half of 2002 was Sk12,800 ($300), up almost 10 per cent in nominal terms and 5.5 per cent in real terms from the first half of 2001, with rates ranging from a high of Sk19,654 in one Bratislava district to an average Sk8,627 in east Slovakia’s Bardejov district.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

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