Slovenia

Slovenia

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

Official title:

Republic of Slovenia

 

General information:
Capital: Ljubljana
Population: 2,062,874 (2015)
Total area: 20,273 km2
Currency: Euro (EUR)
National holiday: Independence Day, 25th June (1991)
Official language: Slovene

 

Type of government:
Unitary parliamentary constitutional republic

 

Economy:
GDP (nominal): $43,362billion (2015 est.)
GDP (nominal) per capita: $23,258.12 (2015 est.)
GDP (PPP): $62.515 billion (2015 est.)
GDP (PPP) per capita: 30,266 (2015 est.)
GDP (official exchange rate): $49,57 billion (2014 est.)
GDP (real growth rate): 2,6% (2015 est.)

GDP per sector:
• Agriculture 2,2%
• Industry 32,7%
• Services 65,1% (2014)

Agriculture products: potatoes, hops, wheat, sugar beets, corn, grapes, cattle, sheep, poultry
Main industries: ferrous metallurgy and aluminum products, lead and zinc smelting, electronics (including military electronics), trucks, automobiles, electric power equipment, wood products, textiles, chemicals, tools

 

Trade - Export
Exported commodities: manufactured goods, machinery and transport equipment, chemicals, food
Main export partners:
• Germany 22,78%
• Italy 13,50%
• Austria 8,96%
• Croatia 8,40%
• France 7,80% (2014)

 

Trade - Import
Imported commodities: machinery and transport equipment, manufactured goods, chemicals, fuels and lubricants, food
Main import partners:
• Germany 20,56%
• Italy 20,39%
• Austria 13,08%
• France 5,45%
• Hungary 4,19% (2014)

 

Sources:
Banka Slovenije. 2016. Bilten. Available at: https://www.bsi.si/iskalniki/bilteni.asp?MapaId=229 (February 10th 2016).

 

Urad RS za markoanalize in razvoj. 2015. Ekonomsko ogledalo. Available at: http://www.umar.gov.si/fileadmin/user_upload/publikacije/eo/2015/EO1215s.pdf (February 10th 2016).

 

World Bank Group. 2016. A World Bank Group Flagship Report – Doing Business 2016: Economy Profile, Slovenia. Available at: http://www-wds.worldbank.org/external/default/WDSContentServer/WDSP/IB/2015/11/20/090224b0831ee61c/1_0/Rendered/PDF/Doing0business0fficiency000Slovenia.pdf (February 10th 2016).