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General and Regional Statistics   
25713km2Surface area01.01.2014
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
2 076 255 Population31.12.2019
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
9.6live births per 1000 inh.Birth rate2019
- 0.3per 1000 inh.Rate of natural increase2019
1.3live births per womanTotal fertility rate2019
9.8deaths per 1000 inh.Crude mortality rate2019
5.6infant deaths per 1000 inh.Infant mortality rate2019
6.7marriages per 1000 inh.Nuptiality rate2019
1.0divorces per 1000 inh.Divorciality rate2019
2 349 Net migration2019
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
Incomes, Expenditures and Prices   
964248 Active populationIII.2019
799546 Employed III.2019
164702 Unemployed III.2019
47.4%Employment rateIII.2019
17.1%Unemployment rateIII.2019
27 231denarsAverage monthly net wage07.2020
108.5 Index of the average monthly net wage07.2020/07.2019
40 640denarsAverage monthly gross wage07.2020
109.0 Index of the average monthly gross wage07.2020/07.2019
318273denarsAverage annual labour costs2008
100.8 Industrial producer price indices on the domestic market08.2020/08.2019
100.8 Industrial producer price indices on the domestic market08.2020/07.2020
98.9 Retail Price Index09.2020 / 08.2020
99.8 Consumer Price Index09.2020 / 08.2020
101.9 Consumer Price Index09.2020 / 09.2019
94,7 Price index in agriculture - input09.2020 / 09.2019
103,9 Price index in agriculture - output09.2020 / 09.2019
451 359denarsTotal available assets, average per household2019
349 990denarsTotal used assets, average per household 2019
100.3 Catering price index08.2020 / 08.2019
99.4 Construction costs indices for new residential buildingsII 2020 / II 2019
100.1 Industrial producer price indices on the non-domestic market07.2020/06.2020
99.2 Industrial producer price indices on the non-domestic market07.2020/07.2019
21.9%Laeken indicator of at risk of poverty rate2018
99.8 Industrial producer price indices, total07.2020/06.2020
99.6 Industrial producer price indices, total07.2020/07.2019
31.9 Inequality of income distribution, Gini coefficient2018
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
297954denarsGross domestic product per capita2017
42.8%The biggest share in total GDP has Skopje region2017
5.0%The lowest share in total GDP has Northeast region2017
55.3%The biggest share in the total GFCF has Skopje region2017
1.9%The lowest share in the total GFCF has Northeast region2017
3.1%Gross Domestic ProductII.2019
658053milion denars (Preliminary Data)GDP at current prices2018
618106milion denars (Final Data)GDP at current prices2017
55(EU27=100)Price level index for investment 2019
38(EU27=100)Volume index of GDP per capita2019
50(EU27=100)Price level index for Household final consumption expenditure2019
61(EU27=100)Price level index for food and on-alcoholic beverages2019
146 068milion denarsValue addedII.2019
103.2 Value added, volume indices, compared to the corresponding period of the previous year (%)II.2019
Industry, Construction and Energy   
90.5 Industrial production index07.2020/07.2019
86.2 Industrial production index01-07.2020/01-07.2020
93.8 Index of the number of employees in industry07.2020/07.2019
1444.4kWh - preliminary dataFinal electricity consumption in households per capita2018
31.9% - preliminary dataParticipation of hydro production in terms of total gross production of electricity 2018
74.5% - preliminary dataShare of domestic production in the gross national electricity consumption2018
33.3% - preliminary dataShare of solids in gross inland consumption2018
58.1% - preliminary dataEnergy dependency2018
184 Number of issued building permits08.2020
- 12.4%Percentage change08.2020/08.2019
2 477 062thousand denarsValue of completed construction works07.2020
92.5 Turnover indices in industry, total07.2020/07.2019
97.8 Turnover indices in industry on domestic market07.2020/07.2019
92.0 Turnover indices in industry on non-domestic market07.2020/07.2019
Foreign Trade   
3 890 018thousand US dollarsExport value of goods01-08 2020
5 225 717thousand US dollarsImport value of goods01-08 2020
74.4%Import coverage by export01-08 2020
Transport, Tourism, Internal Trade and Other Services   
133 704 Number of tourists08.2020
61.8 Number of tourists08.2020 / 08.2019
684 719 Number of nights spent08.2020
75.7 Number of nights spent08.2020 / 08.2019
108.9 Number of domestic tourists (index)08.2020 / 08.2019
7.2 Number of foreign tourists (index)08.2020 / 08.2019
164260milion denarsWholesale turnover by articles2015
126965milion denarsRetail turnover by products20135
2 119thousandPassengers carried in road passenger transportIV.2018
137thousandPassengers carried in rail transportIV.2018
320thousand tonnesGoods carried in rail transportIV.2018
15 336thousand tonnesGoods carried in road freight transportIV.2018
519 955 Passengers carried in air transportIV.2018
81.8%Households with Internet access2019
81.4%Internet users (aged 15-74)2019
95.6%Enterprises with 10 or more persons employed with access to the Internet2019
88.1 Turnover index in the Trade sector07.2020/07.2019
267327 Retail turnover by product type2017
408433 Wholesale turnover by product type2017
Multi-domain Statistics   
75 914 Active business entities2019
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
412kg per personGenerated municipal waste per person2018
-1.2%Generated municipal waste per person2018/2017
1358602,9tonnesGenerated waste from industry2016
56409,31tonnesHazardous waste from industry2016
13.0%Consumer confidence inicator in manufacturing industry09.2020
58231 Number of active business entities in the non-financial business economy 2018
396629 Number of employees in the non-financial business economy2018
1312068milion denars Turnover in the non-financial business economy2018
281656milion denarsValue added at factor cost2018
 favorablePresent orders (contracts) for construction worksII.2019/II.2018
67.5%Average level of capacity utilization of the business entities09.2020
 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
8 394 466thousand denarsInvestments in Environmental Protection2018
2 837 955thousand denarsExpenditures on maintenance of assets for environmental protection 2018
53 389milion denarsGross value added in agriculture2018
18.9%Gross value added in agriculture2018/2017
90 793milion denarsOutput of the agricultural "industry"2018
37 404milion denarsIntermediate consumption2018
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
2022547 Total Population2002
564296 Total number of Households2002
698143 Total number of Dwellings2002
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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