Statistical Repertoire on Economic Enterprises in Kosovo, Q2 2021

  • 30/07/2021

The Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published the Statistical Repertoire on Economic Enterprises in Kosovo in the second quarter of 2021 (Q2 2021).

In the second quarter of 2021, a total of 2 813 new enterprises were registered. Compared to the previous quarter (Q1 2021), there is a decrease by (-4.55%) of registered enterprises. Whereas, compared to Q2 2021 with the same quarter of the previous year (Q1 2020), there is an increase by 17.84% of registered enterprises.

The most preferred economic activities during this quarter were: Wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles, motorcycles with 791 registered enterprises (28.12%); Accommodation and food service activities with 360 registered enterprises (12.8%); Manufacturing with 303 registered enterprises (10.77%); Construction with 273 registered enterprises (9.7%); Professional, scientific and technical activities with 256 registered enterprises (9.1%), etc.

In this quarter, in the category with 1 to 4 employees are a total of 2 707 registered enterprises (96%); with 5 to 9 employees are 63 registered enterprises (2%); with 10 to 19 employees were 30 registered enterprises (1%); with 20 to 249 employees were 12 registered enterprises (0.4%); while in the category with 250 and more employees, there was only one (1) enterprise registered during this quarter.

Regarding the geographical distribution of registered enterprises at the municipal level, as in each quarter, the municipality of Prishtina dominates with 823 registered enterprises (29.26%); Prizren with 263 registered enterprises (9.35%); Ferizaj with 219 registered enterprises (7.79%); Gjilan with 151 registered enterprises (5.37%); Gjakova with 131 registered enterprises (4.66%) and Peja with 120 registered enterprises (4.27%), while other municipalities have a smaller number of registered enterprises in this quarter.