Business Dynamics

A dynamic, "young" and diversified economic fabric.

11.9

Companies per km2
(2015)

52269

Headquartered companies
(2016)

9758 milhões de €

Turnover
(2016)

2437 milhões de €

Gross Added Value (GAV)
(2016)

123521

People employed by companies
(2016)

17.5%

Working population with higher education
(2016)

988

Average monthly salary
(2016)

2.14%

Investment in I&D in GDP
(2016)

With more than 50 thousand companies and 120 thousand jobs distributed over several industry sectors, trade (Section G), human health and social support industries (Section Q) and Transportation and Storage (Section H) stand out,for their contribution to gross added value (GAV).

The economic performance of companies in the Region is showing positive dynamics in recent years, with a turnover representing 17 % of the total NUTS II Centre Region.