Banská Bystrica Region general facts

Capital: Banská Bystrica

Capital: Banská Bystrica


Total area: 9,454.7 square kilometres


Population: 653,697 inhabitants (as of December 31, 2008)


Unemployment rate: 19.19 percent (as of December 31, 2009)



Source: The Slovak Statistics Office; National Labour, Social Affairs and


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