Facts and Figures

Facts and Figures of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Ample Space for your Investment

  • Total area: 8951,8 sq. mi (23,185 km²)
  • Coastline: 1,209 miles (1.945 km)
  • Population: 1,600,599
  • Population density: 72 people per sq. mi.
  • GDP: €39.869 billion
  • Unemployment rate: 11.0% (March 2016)
 
Source: Statistical Yearbook 2015
Sailing MV groß

Germany's most investor friendly region*

Dynamic Ranking

  • First place for productivity: Increase to 2.6% (-0.6% region-wide)
  • First place for economic growth
  • First place for training excellence
  • Second place for family-friendliness: over 50% of children under the age of 3 go to a nursery (25% nationwide)
  • Fifth place for decline in unemployment: -1.6% (-0.7% region-wide)
  • Fifth place nationally among all German states

 

Source: Die Initiative Neue Soziale Marktwirtschaft (INSM) in Kooperation mit WiWo
*Awarded by the association of the Russian Economy in Germany 2012