IndexMundi Home
Flag of Slovenia

Slovenia

Factbook > Countries

Introduction

Geography

Demographics

Government

Economy

Energy

Telecommunications

Transportation

Military

Transnational Issues

Environment

Health

Republic of Slovenia
Republika Slovenija  (Slovene)
Anthem: Zdravljica 
A Toast[i]

Location of  Slovenia  (dark green)– in Europe  (green & dark grey)– in the European Union  (green)
Location of  Slovenia  (dark green)

– in Europe  (green & dark grey)
– in the European Union  (green)

Capital
and largest city
Ljubljana
46°03′N14°30′E / 46.050°N 14.500°E / 46.050; 14.500
Official languagesSlovene[ii]
Ethnic groups(2002[4])
DemonymSlovene
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentary
constitutional republic
Borut Pahor
Miro Cerar
LegislatureParliament
National Council
National Assembly
Establishment
• State of Slovenes,
Croats and Serbs

becomes independent

29 October 1918

4 December 1918
• Yugoslavia becomes a republic
29 November 1945
• Independence from Yugoslavia
25 June 1991[5]
1 May 2004
Area
• Total
20,273 km2 (7,827 sq mi) (154th)
• Water (%)
0.7[6]
Population
• 2017 estimate
2,065,895[7] (144th)
• 2002 census
1,964,036
• Density
101.8[8]/km2 (263.7/sq mi) (106th)
GDP (PPP)2017 estimate
• Total
$69.358 billion[9] (97th)
• Per capita
$33,579[9] (38th)
GDP (nominal)2017 estimate
• Total
$43.503 billion[9]
• Per capita
$21,061[9]
Gini (2014)Negative increase 25.0[10]
low · 3rd
HDI (2015)Increase 0.890[11]
very high · 25th
CurrencyEuro ()[iii] (EUR)
Time zoneCET(UTC+1)
• Summer (DST)
CEST (UTC+2)
Date formatdd/mm/yyyy (AD)
Drives on theright
Calling code+386
ISO 3166 codeSI
Internet TLD.si[iv]
  1. ^Melody by Stanko Premrl.[Note 1]
  2. ^Hungarian and Italian are co-official in some municipalities.
  3. ^Slovenian tolar prior to 2007.
  4. ^Also .eu, shared with other European Union member states.

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of July 9, 2017


Home | About | Search | Site Map | Blog | Discussion Forums