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Republic of Slovenia

Republika Slovenija  (Slovene)
Anthem: Zdravljica 
(English: "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)

Location of Slovenia
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])
Religion
73.2% Catholicism[5]
2.4% Islam[6]
2.2% Serbian Orthodoxy
0.9% Lutheranism[7]
Demonym(s)Slovene
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentary
constitutional republic
Borut Pahor
Marjan Šarec
LegislatureParliament
National Council
National Assembly
Establishment
• State of Slovenes,
Croats and Serbs

becomes independent

29 October 1918

4 December 1918
19 February 1944
• Yugoslavia becomes a republic
29 November 1945
• Independence from Yugoslavia
25 June 1991[8]
7 July 1991
23 December 1991
22 May 1992
1 May 2004
Area
• Total
20,273 km2 (7,827 sq mi) (151st)
• Water (%)
0.7[9]
Population
• 2019 estimate
Increase 2,089,310[10] (144th)
• 2002 census
1,964,036
• Density
102[10]/km2 (264.2/sq mi) (106th)
GDP (PPP)2019 estimate
• Total
$80 billion[11] (93rd)
• Per capita
$38,634[11] (37th)
GDP (nominal)2019 estimate
• Total
$55 billion[11] (80th)
• Per capita
$26,621[11] (34th)
Gini (2017)Positive decrease 23.7[12]
low · 1st
HDI (2017)Increase 0.896[13]
very high · 25th
CurrencyEuro ()[iii] (EUR)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
• Summer (DST)
UTC+2 (CEST)
Date formatdd.mm.yyyy (AD)
Driving sideright
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
This page was last updated on December 7, 2019


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