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In 2018 the ICT sector generated by 3.9% higher turnover and by 4.7% higher value added. There were 27,680 persons employed, 5% more than in the previous year. 76% of all enterprises in the ICT sector were active in computer programming, consultancy and related activities (activity J62).
The ICT sector provides infrastructure necessary for the digital transformation of the economy (business processes, development of software solutions and new business models) and of the society. The sector is comprised of enterprises engaged in the production of information-communication technologies (the ICT manufacturing sector) or the provision of ICT services (the service ICT sector).
The growth of the ICT sector turnover lower than in the previous year
In 2018 the ICT sector generated around EUR 4,139 million of turnover or 3.9% more than in 2017. The generated turnover represented 4.0% of the turnover generated by all enterprises active in predominantly market activities. The growth of the ICT sector turnover was lower than in 2017, when ICT sector enterprises generated 6.4% more turnover in comparison with 2016.
68% of the ICT sector turnover was generated by enterprises in the activity J62 – Computer programming, consultancy and related activities (35% or EUR 1,441 million) and in the activity J61 – Telecommunications (33% or EUR 1,357 million).
Enterprises in the activity J61 – Telecommunications generated in comparison with 2017 2.7% less turnover and in the activity J62 – Computer programming, consultancy and related activities 8.3% more turnover.
Employment in the ICT sector continues to grow
In 2018 the ICT sector employed 27,680 persons employed, which is 5% more than in the previous year. They represented 4.2% of all persons employed in all enterprises active in predominantly market activities. The number of persons employed increased in the ICT manufacturing sector (by 10%) as well as in the service ICT sector (by 5%).
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