Freiburg is one of the four Regierungsbezirke of Baden-Württemberg, Germany, located in the south-west of the country. It covers the Black Forest (Schwarzwald) hills as well as the Rhine valley. It is sub-divided into the three regions (Regionalverband) Hochrhein-Bodensee, Schwarzwald-Baar-Heuberg and Südlicher Oberrhein.
Map of Baden-Württemberg highlighting Freiburg
|• Total||9,347 km2 (3,609 sq mi)|
(31 December 2018)
|• Density||240/km2 (630/sq mi)|
The Gross domestic product (GDP) of the region was 86.9 billion € in 2018, accounting for 2.6% of German economic output. GDP per capita adjusted for purchasing power was 35,300 € or 117% of the EU27 average in the same year. The GDP per employee was 97% of the EU average.
- "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2018". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). July 2019.
- "Regional GDP per capita ranged from 30% to 263% of the EU average in 2018". Eurostat.