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Table 12 Potential employment effects of a decline in UK import demand for final goods from the EU (no-deal Brexit) by NUTS-2 region (30 most affected regions)

From: International trade barriers and regional employment: the case of a no-deal Brexit

No. NUTS-2 Country Region Affected persons (1000 pers.) Total employment (1000 pers.) Share of affected persons (%)
1 MT0 MLT Malta 6.478 190 3.409
2 IE4 IRL Northern and Western 8.009 335 2.385
3 IE5 IRL Southern 13.961 634 2.202
4 IE6 IRL Eastern and Midland 13.553 944 1.436
5 BE25 BEL Prov. West-Vlaanderen 3.477 503 0.691
6 BE22 BEL Prov. Limburg (BE) 2.401 362 0.662
7 BE23 BEL Prov. Oost-Vlaanderen 4.293 650 0.660
8 BE21 BEL Prov. Antwerpen 5.005 762 0.656
9 BE34 BEL Prov. Luxembourg (BE) 0.717 113 0.632
10 BE32 BEL Prov. Hainaut 2.726 455 0.598
11 BE31 BEL Prov. Brabant wallon 0.960 165 0.581
12 BE24 BEL Prov. Vlaams-Brabant 2.859 494 0.579
13 BE33 BEL Prov. Liège 2.286 397 0.575
14 SK2 SVK Západné Slovensko 4.479 785 0.570
15 CZ5 CZE Severovýchod 3.986 717 0.556
16 PL92 POL Mazowiecki regionalny 6.256 1,136 0.551
17 CZ7 CZE Strední Morava 3.113 566 0.549
18 PL72 POL Swietokrzyskie 3.077 562 0.547
19 PL41 POL Wielkopolskie 7.076 1,310 0.540
20 BE10 BEL Région de Bruxelles-Capitale 2.417 448 0.538
21 BE35 BEL Prov. Namur 1.035 193 0.535
22 PL82 POL Podkarpackie 4.076 763 0.534
23 CZ8 CZE Moravskoslezsko 2.994 562 0.532
24 PL84 POL Podlaskie 2.408 453 0.531
25 CZ3 CZE Jihozápad 3.165 596 0.531
26 PL71 POL Lódzkie 6.638 1,256 0.528
27 PL61 POL Kujawsko-Pomorskie 4.000 767 0.521
28 PL81 POL Lubelskie 5.014 966 0.519
29 PL52 POL Opolskie 1.835 355 0.516
30 CZ6 CZE Jihovýchod 4.178 813 0.513
  1. Ordered by share of affected persons. Source: World Input–Output Database, Eurostat (regional employment data) and own calculations