Current Structural Data for the Leipzig Chamber District

Structural CharacteristicsYear 2010Year 2011Percentage Change
in %
Population
(As of: December)
996.5161.001.103*0,5
Workers paying social insurance
contributions (as of June)
345.015351.8422,0
Number of unemployed
(annual average)
67.14662.204-7,4
Unemployment rate** in %
(annual average)
13,112,1-
CCI companies incl. plants
(as of December)
68.12570.0122,8
Gross domestic product (GDP) in millions
of euros (whole year)
23.347
(Year 2008)
23.203
(Year 2009)
-0,5
Workers in mining / processing industry ***
(annual average)
36.44438.9456,9
Turnover in mining / processing industry***
in thousands Euro (annual total)
11.017.88612.158.85010,4
Export rate** in %41,140,6-
Workers in main construction trades***
(annual average)
8.0428.4124,6
Turnover in main construction trades*** in
thousands Euro (annual total)
955.3511.093.83814,5
Number of business registrations
(annual total)
10.72110.532-1,8
Number of business deregistrations
(annual total)
9.0188.729-3,2
Number of business failures
(annual total)
567558-1,6
Number of building permits
(annual total)
2.1242.3259,5
Number of visitor nights
(annual total)
3.378.6593.493.9933,4
Purchasing power per inhabitant in EUR
for the year (BBE forecast values)
15.99916.5923,7

Sources: Statistical Office / Federal Employment Agency / Leipzig CCI / GfK GeoMarketing GmbH / our own calculations

AA = annual average

*
data status: November 2011

**
Unemployment rate based on all members of economically active civil population (base figure recalculated annually)

***
Figures relate to business with 20 or more employees required to submit reports


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Matthias Feige

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Phone 0341 1267-1324
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