Northern Hungary

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Northern Hungary

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Country Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary
Capital city Miskolc
  Total13,428 km2 (5,185 sq mi)
  Density90/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
NUTS codeHU31
GDP per capita (PPS)€13,700 (2017) [1]
HDI (2017)0.790 [2]
high · 7th

Northern Hungary (Hungarian : Észak-Magyarország) 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 in the north-eastern part of the country. The region's centre and largest city is Miskolc.


Tourist sights

Elizabeth Square in Miskolc Miskolc Erzsebet Spa.jpg
Elizabeth Square in Miskolc


Cities and major towns

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

Some data

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2001 : 7 519 € Increase2.svg 845 €

2002 : 8 028 € Increase2.svg 509 €

2003 : 8 426 € Increase2.svg 398 €

2004 : 9 064 € Increase2.svg 638 €

2005 : 9 321 € Increase2.svg 257 €

2006 : 9 572 € Increase2.svg 251 €

2007 : 9 981 € Increase2.svg 409 €

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2006 : 1,49 births/woman Increase2.svg

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2009 : 1,47 births/woman Decrease2.svg

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2001 : 8,5% Decrease2.svg

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2003 : 9,7% Increase2.svg

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2005 : 10,6% Increase2.svg

2006 : 11,0% Increase2.svg

2007 : 12,3% Increase2.svg

2008 : 13,4% Increase2.svg

2009 : 15,3% Increase2.svg

Men  :

2000: 66,20 year Increase2.svg

2001: 66,73 year Increase2.svg

2002: 66,68 year Decrease2.svg

2003: 66,68 year Steady2.svg

2004: 66,97 year Increase2.svg

2005: 66,84 year Decrease2.svg

2006: 67,37 year Increase2.svg

2007: 67,54 year Increase2.svg

2008: 67,90 year Increase2.svg

2009: 68,37 year Increase2.svg

Women  :

2000 : 75,25 year Increase2.svg

2001 : 76,26 year Increase2.svg

2002 : 76,00 year Decrease2.svg

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2005 : 75,93 year Increase2.svg

2006 : 76,39 year Increase2.svg

2007 : 76,43 year Increase2.svg

2008 : 77,05 year Increase2.svg

2009 : 76,70 year Decrease2.svg

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  1. Eurostat (26 February 2019). "GDP per capita in 281 EU regions in 2017". Europa web portal. Retrieved 27 February 2019.
  2. "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". Retrieved 2018-09-13.

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