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Compare Slovak Republic to OECD economies

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This chartbook compares the Slovak Republic to other OECD countries.

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Compare Slovak Republic to OECD economies

  1. 1. www.oecd.org/eco/surveys/economic-survey-slovak-republic.htm Follow us : OECD OECD Economics 2014 OECD ECONOMIC SURVEY OF SLOVAK REPUBLIC CHARTBOOK: BASIC STATISTICS This chartbook compares Slovak Republic to other OECD countries
  2. 2. INCOME: Slovakia’s GDP per capita is below the OECD average Slovakia • GDP per capita: USD 26 724 OECD average • GDP per capita: USD 39 274
  3. 3. POPULATION DEMOGRAPHICS: Slovakia has less youth and elderly people than the OECD average Slovakia • 13.5% are over 65 years old • 15.3% are under 15 years old OECD average • 15.6% are over 65 years old • 18.2% are under 15 years old
  4. 4. LENGTH OF LIFE: life expectancy in Slovakia is below the OECD average Slovakia • Life expectancy: 76.2 years-old OECD average • Life expectancy: 80.1 years-old
  5. 5. HEALTH CARE: Slovakia spends less on health care than the OECD average Slovakia • 8.1% of GDP OECD average • 9.2% of GDP
  6. 6. WOMEN IN GOVERNMENT: In Slovakia, women represent a lower share of parliament than in most OECD countries Slovakia • 19% of women in Parliament OECD average • 27% of women in Parliament
  7. 7. EDUCATION: Slovakia spends less than all other OECD countries on education (as % of GDP) Slovakia • 2.8% of GDP OECD average • 3.9% of GDP
  8. 8. EDUCATION: the Slovak PISA scores are below the OECD average Slovakia • Reading: 463 • Math: 482 • Science: 471 OECD average • Reading: 496 • Math: 494 • Science: 501
  9. 9. R&D: Slovakia spends below the OECD average on research and development (as % of GDP) Slovakia • 0.8% of GDP OECD average • 2.4% of GDP
  10. 10. PENSIONS: Slovakia spends less than the OECD average on pensions (as % of GDP) Slovakia • 7.4% of GDP OECD average • 8.7% of GDP
  11. 11. DEBT: Slovakia’s general government net financial debt is lower than the OECD average (as % of GDP) Slovakia • 27.8% of GDP OECD average • 69.6% of GDP
  12. 12. HOURS WORKED: Hours per year by those holding a job in Slovakia is close to the OECD average Slovakia • 1 770hours per year OECD average • 1 771 hours per year
  13. 13. EMPLOYMENT: Slovakia has a lower employment rate for both women and men than the OECD average Slovakia • Women: 53.3% • Men: 66.4% OECD average • Women: 57.4% • Men: 73.1%
  14. 14. UNEMPLOYMENT: Slovakia has a higher unemployment rate than the OECD average Slovakia • 14.2% OECD average • 7.9%
  15. 15. UNEMPLOYMENT: Slovakia has a higher youth unemployment rate than the OECD average Slovakia • 33.7% OECD average • 16.1%
  16. 16. ENVIRONMENT: Slovakia’s CO2 emissions per capita from fossil fuel combustion are lower than the OECD average Slovakia • 6 tonnes of CO2 OECD average • 11 tonnes of CO2
  17. 17. INEQUALITY: Slovakia has a lower inequality (as measured by the Gini index) than the OECD average Slovakia • 0.26 OECD average • 0.31
  18. 18. List of country abbreviations JPN Japan KOR Korea LUX Luxembourg MEX Mexico NLD Netherlands NZL New Zealand NOR Norway POL Poland PRT Slovakia SVK Slovak Republic SVN Slovenia ESP Spain SWE Sweden CHE Switzerland TUR Turkey GBR United Kingdom USA United States OECD OECD average AUS Australia AUT Austria BEL Belgium CAN Canada CHL Chile CZE Czech Republic DNK Denmark EST Estonia FIN Finland FRA France DEU Germany GRC Greece HUN Hungary ISL Iceland IRL Ireland ISR Israel ITA Italy JPN Japan
  19. 19. More Information… Compare your country data visualization tool OECD Economic Surveys: United States 2014 • Read this publication • Website with additional information www.oecd.org/eco/surveys/economic-survey-slovak-republic.htm OECD OECD Economics Disclaimers: The statistical data for Israel are supplied by and under the responsibility of the relevant Israeli authorities. The use of such data by the OECD is without prejudice to the status of the Golan Heights, East Jerusalem and Israeli settlements in the West Bank under the terms of international law. This document and any map included herein are without prejudice to the status of or sovereignty over any territory, to the delimitation of international frontiers and boundaries and to the name of any territory, city or area.

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