Fast Facts

 


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  University

Amount of international students


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TU Bergakademie Freiberg: 22 % (12/2016)
Further information see here.

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 Companies

Corporate Structure: 78,5 % are small businesses in Central Saxony (1 to 9 Employees).

Dominant industries 

  • Mechanical and automotive and automotive supplier industries
  • Semiconductor industry; electrical engineering and electronics
  •  Metal and plastics industry
  • Mining, extraction of stones and earths
  • Manufacture of glassware and ceramics

 

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     Region

 

Economic growth (2014): 1,9 % Sachsen 1,6 % Deutschland

Unemployment rate (2014): 7,9 % Mittelsachsen 9,4 % Sachsen

Birth development Mittelsachsen:   2,1 (1990) → 1,4 (2014)

Demographics Mittelsachsen until 2025:   - 14,6 %