Area: 223 km²
Unemployment: 16.63 %
Per Capita GDP: 2,355,251 AMD
GDP change 2015-2017: 7.58%
Banking & Finance certificate program sponsored by HSBC.
Hospitality Certificate program for Ayrian Armenian sponsored by SARF.
Project management & PMP education program for the development of the IT
INDUSTRIES: Brandy, wine, beer, IT, hospitality and restaurants.
EDUCATION: 152 schools
NATURAL RESOURCES: Mineral water
DESTINATIONS: Republic Square, Matenadaran, Cascade Complex, Tsitsernakaberd, Zvartnots Cathedral, Mother see of Holy Etchmiadzin, Mother Armenia Monument, Erebuni Fortress
STRENGTHS: Educated and diverse market, developing private and public sector
WEAKNESS: Lack of economic opportunities and understanding of continuous education
OPPORTUNITIES: lebanese-armenian and syrian-armenian migration enrich the market with new skills and knowhow.
THREATS: Competition and too many informal education providers with questionable quality, not regulated market, COVID-19