Sustainable Development Gals
Average gross salaries and wages calculated for November 2019 amounted to 77 879 RSD, while average net salaries and wages amounted to 56 331 RSD.
In the period January - November 2019, average net salaries and wages increased by 10.3% in nominal terms and by 8.2% in real terms compared to the same period last year.
Median net salaries and wages for November 2019 amounted to 43 511 RSD, meaning that 50% of employees realised wages and salaries up to the mentioned amount.
As of 01.01.2020
Pursuant to the Statute of the City of Novi Sad ("Official Gazette of the City of Novi Sad", No. 36/11, as of March 27, 2019), the City of Novi Sad has abolished its city municipalities (Novi Sad and Petrovaradin), i.e. The city of Novi Sad no longer has any city municipalities, and the former registration code number (89010) has been retained. Registration code numbers for the City Municipality of Novi Sad (80284) and the City Municipality of Petrovaradin (80519) were abolished.
On the territory of the Republic of Serbia, during 2019, there were no administrative - territorial changes in settlements, municipalities, city municipalities and cities.
In November 2019, 1 931 building permits were issued, presenting the increase of 15.5% related to November 2018. Index of anticipated value of works in November 2019 increased by 40.8% relative to November 2018.
Producer prices of agricultural and fishing products in November 2019, compared to the same month of 2018, were increased by 1.5% average.
Prices of goods and services used for personal consumption in December 2019 in relation to November 2019 increased by 0.5% on average.
During 2019, 67 692 thous. m3 of water were abstracted for irrigation, 24.1% less than in the previous year. Water was mostly pumped from water currents (90.2%), while the rest of quantities were abstracted from the groundwater, lakes and reservoirs and from public water supply network.
The estimates on the overall economic activity in the Republic of Serbia in 2019, measured by the real trends of Gross domestic product (GDP), indicate a growth of 4.0% when related to the year 2018.
According to estimations, the gross fixed capital formation in 2019, if related to 2018, expressed a real growth that equals 14.2%.
The overall external trade in the Republic of Serbia for the period January - November 2019 amounted to:
- USD 42315.2 million - which was an increase of 1.7% compared to the same period 2018;
- EUR 37765.8 million - which was an increase of 7.6% compared to the same period 2018.