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An increasing proportion of the population are gaining a tertiary education.
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Unemployment rose substantially in the Slovak Republic as a result of the crisis and has only declined slowly since reaching a peak of 14.8% of the labour force in early 2010. At 13.3% in August 2014, the unemployment rate remains one of the highest among developed countries and is twice as high as the OECD average.
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Country profiles highlight some key findings from TALIS 2013 for individual countries and economies
The average worker in the Slovak Republic faced a tax burden on labour income (tax wedge) of 41.1% in 2013 compared with the OECD average of 35.9%. The Slovak Republic was ranked 13 of the 34 OECD member countries in this respect.
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This note presents key findings for Slovak Republic from Society at a Glance 2014 - OECD Social indicators. This 2014 publication also provides a special chapter on: the crisis and its aftermath: a “stress test” for societies and for social policies.
Drawing on the OECD’s expertise in comparing country experiences and identifying best practices, this book tailors the OECD’s policy advice to the specific and timely priorities of the Slovak Republic, focusing on how its government can make reform happen.
Is growth possible in all OECD regions? Evidence suggests that it is. This report argues that helping underdeveloped regions to catch up with more developed ones will have a positive impact on a country’s national growth overall, and that such growth helps to build a fairer society, in which no region’s citizens are left behind.
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Education at a Glance 2012: Key facts - Slovak Republic
20/06/2012 - La République slovaque doit de toute urgence remplir ses obligations en vertu de la Convention qu’elle a signée il y a douze ans et mettre en place un régime efficace de responsabilité des entreprises de façon à ce que les sociétés slovaques soient tenues de rendre des comptes en cas de corruption d’agents publics étrangers dans des transactions commerciales internationales, selon un nouveau rapport de l'OCDE.