Western Slovakia


Western Slovakia (Slovak: Západné Slovensko) is one of the four NUTS-2 Regions of Slovakia. It was created at the same time as were the Nitra, Trnava and Trenčín regions. Western Slovakia is the most populated of the four regions of Slovakia and its GDP per capita is 69% of the European Union average (€20,600 per year).

Western Slovakia

Západné Slovensko
Region
Country Slovakia
Area
  Total14,992.4 km2 (5,788.6 sq mi)
Population
  Total1,826,145
  Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
NUTS codeSK02
GDP per capita (PPS)€20,600 (2018)[3]
HDI (2019)0.852[4]
very high · 2nd

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