Northern Hungary


Northern Hungary
Northern Hungary
Észak Magyaroszág
—  Region  —
Country  Hungary
Capital city Miskolc
Area
 - Total 13,428 km2 (5,184.6 sq mi)
Population
 - Total 1,209,142
 - Density 90/km2 (233.1/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 - Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
NUTS code HU31
GDP per capita (PPS) € 9,600 (2006)[1]

Northern Hungary is a region in Hungary. As a statistical region it includes the counties Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Heves and Nógrád, but in colloquial speech it usually also refers to Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg county. The region is actually in the north-eastern part of the country, but the northwestern part is usually referred to as Northern Transdanubian region. The region's centre and largest city is Miskolc.

Contents

Tourist sights

Elizabeth Square in Miskolc

Castles

Cities and major towns

Miskolc, Eger, Salgótarján, Ózd, Kazincbarcika, Mezőkövesd, Sárospatak, Sátoraljaújhely, Tiszaújváros, Tokaj, Gyöngyös, Hatvan, Balassagyarmat.

Some data

2000 : 6 774 € increase

2001 : 7 519 € increase 845 €

2002 : 8 028 € increase 509 €

2003 : 8 426 € increase 398 €

2004 : 9 064 € increase 638 €

2005 : 9 321 € increase 257 €

2006 : 9 572 € increase 251 €

2007 : 9 981 € increase 409 €

  • Fertility rate

2000 : 1,54 births/woman increase

2001 : 1,47 births/woman decrease

2002 : 1,45 births/woman decrease

2003 : 1,41 births/woman decrease

2004 : 1,42 births/woman increase

2005 : 1,44 births/woman increase

2006 : 1,49 births/woman increase

2007 : 1,45 births/woman decrease

2008 : 1,49 births/woman increase

2009 : 1,47 births/woman decrease

  • Unemployment rate, %

2000 : 10,1  % increase

2001 : 8,5 % decrease

2002 : 8,8% increase

2003 : 9,7 % increase

2004 : 9,7 % steady

2005 : 10,6 % increase

2006 : 11,0 % increase

2007 : 12,3 % increase

2008 : 13,4 % increase

2009 : 15,3 % increase

Men :

2000: 66,20 year increase

2001: 66,73 year increase

2002: 66,68 year decrease

2003: 66,68 year steady

2004: 66,97 year increase

2005: 66,84 year decrease

2006: 67,37 year increase

2007: 67,54 year increase

2008: 67,90 year increase

2009: 68,37 year increase

Women :

2000 : 75,25 year increase

2001 : 76,26 year increase

2002 : 76,00 year decrease

2003 : 75,84 year decrease

2004 : 75,80 year decrease

2005 : 75,93 year increase

2006 : 76,39 year increase

2007 : 76,43 year increase

2008 : 77,05 year increase

2009 : 76,70 year decrease

See also

References

External links


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