Western Slovakia

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Western Slovakia
Západné Slovensko
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Country  Slovakia
 • Total 14,992.4 km2 (5,788.6 sq mi)
Population [2]
 • Total 1,866,500
 • Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
NUTS code SK02
GDP per capita (PPS) € 16,100 (2009)[3]

Western Slovakia is one of the four NUTS-2 Regions of Slovakia. It was created at the same time as were the Bratislava, Nitra, Trnava and Trenčín regions. Western Slovakia is the most populated of the four regions of Slovakia and its GDP per capita is 68,4% of the European Union average (€16,100 per year).