Facts and Figures

Facts and Figures of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Ample Space for your Investment

Total area: 8962,6 sq. mi (23,213 km²)

Coastline: 1,209 miles (1.945 km)

Population: 1,612,362

Population density: 69 people per sq. km

GDP: €41.4 billion

Unemployment rate: 8.8 % (March 2018)

Source: Statistical Yearbook 2017

Sailing MV groß

Germany's most investor friendly region*

Dynamic Ranking

  • First place for productivity: Increase to 2.6% (-0.6% nationwide)
  • 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% nationwide)
  • 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