Statistical Repertoire of Enterprises in Kosovo, Q2 2017

  • 31/07/2017

Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published the "Statistical Repertoire of Enterprises in Kosovo for the second quarter (Q2) 2017, which contains statistical data for businesses registered in the Kosovo Business Registration Agency (KBRA).

In the second quarter (Q2) of 2017, a total of 2 237 enterprises were registered. Compared to the previous quarter (Q1 2017), in this quarter (Q2) there was a decrease of 21.5% of registered enterprises. Also, a decrease of 20.1% of registered enterprises is observed even if compared to the same quarter last year (Q2 2016).

The most favored economic activities during this quarter were: Trade with 623 registered enterprises (28.0%); Accommodation and food service activities with 278 registered enterprises (12.0%); Manufacture with 234 registered enterprises (10.0%); Construction with 202 registered enterprises (9.0%); Professional, scientific and technical activities with 189 registered enterprises (8.0%); As well as other activities take part in the smaller scale.

The category of number of employees from 1 to 4 employees is 2 150 enterprises, or 96.1% of registered enterprises; Category of 5 to 9 employees with 62 registered enterprises (2.8%); 10 to 19 employees with 17 registered enterprises (0.8%); 20 to 249 employees with 8 registered enterprises (0.4%); And in category 250+ employees there are no enterprises registered during this quarter.

Regarding the geographic extent of enterprises registered at the municipal level, as in every quarter, Prishtina prevails with 613 registered enterprises (27.4%); Ferizaj with 202 registered enterprises (9.0%); Prizren with 175 registered enterprises (7.8%); Peja with 139 registered enterprises (6.2%); Gjilan with 135 registered enterprises (6.0%); Gjakova with 105 registered enterprises (4.7%); While other municipalities have smaller number of enterprises registered in this quarter.

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