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Average age of mothers

Average age of mothers at the birth of the first child: in 1991 24, 1 years, in 2020 29,6 years. Source: SURS.

 Average age of mothers at the birth of the first child: in 1991 24, 1 years, in 2020 29,6 years. Source: SURS.

Average age of mothers at the birth of the first child: in 1991 24, 1 years, in 2020 29,6 years. Source: SURS. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Coverage with the fields

The fields cover 9% of the surface of Slovenia. Source: SURS

The fields.

Coverage with the fields. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Germany has been 30 years most important trading partner

In all the years since 1991, Germany has been Slovenia's most important trading partner. Source: SURS.

In all the years since 1991, Germany has been Slovenia's most important trading partner. Source: SURS.

Germany has been 30 years most important trading partner. | Author Irena Kogoj, Ukom

Vegetables

In 2020 it was growing vegetables in its garden for their own use almost 60 % of homeholds in Slovenia. Source: SURS.

The fields.

Coverage with the fields. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Higher education between 26 and 29 years of age

achieved at least higher education among young people between 26 and 29 years of age, in 1991 14,1 %, in 2020 39,9%. Source: SURS

achieved at least higher education among young people between 26 and 29 years of age in 1991 14,1 % in 2020 39,9 % Source: SURS

Higher education between 26 and 29 years of age. Source: SURS:

Number of young people (15 - 29 years)

Number of young people (15 - 29 years) in 1991 429.800, in 2021 310.600. Source: SURS.

Number of young people (15 - 29 years) in 1991 429.800, in 2021 310.600. Source: SURS

Number of young people (15 - 29 years) | Author Irena Kogoj, Ukom

Number of first graders

Number of first graders in 1991 26,316; in 2021 21,123. Source: SURS

Number of first graders 1991 26,315 in 2021 21,123. Source: SURS.

Number of first graders 1991 26,315 in 2021 21,123. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

7.5 years older in 2021

From 1991 to 2021 the average age of the inhabitant of Slovenia increased by 7,5 years. Source: SURS

From 1991 to 2021 the average age of the inhabitant of Slovenia increased by 7,5 years.

7.5 years older in 2021. | Author Irena kogoj, UKOM

Slovenia hides the word love in its name

Slovenia is the only country that hides the word love in its name. Source: SURS.

Slovenia is the only country that hides the word love in its name. Source: SURS.

Slovenia hides the word love in its name | Author Irena Kogoj, Ukom

Olimpic Games Tokyo 2021

Slovenia won 3 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze medal on the Olimpic Games in Tokyo.

Source: SURS.

Slovenia won 3 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze medal on the Olimpic Games in Tokyo. Source: SURS.

Olimpic Games in Tokyo 2021. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Until the Olympic Games in Tokyo 7 gold, 13 silver and 20 bronze medals since 1991

Until the Olympic Games in Tokyo, Slovenians have won 7 gold, 13 silver and 20 bronze medals since 1991.

Source: SURS

Until the Olympic Games in Tokyo, Slovenians have won 7 gold, 13 silver and 20 bronze medals since 1991. Vir: SURS

Until the Olympic Games in Tokyo 7 gold, 13 silver and 20 bronze medals since 1991

The number of men exceeded the number of women

In 2019, the number of men in Slovenia exceeded the number of women for the first time.

Source: Statistical office RS

In 2019, the number of men in Slovenia exceeded the number of women for the first time. Source: Statistical office RS.   .

The number of men exceeded the number of women | Author Irena Kogoj, Ukom

Number of book titles published in Slovenia

  • in 1991 2,459
  • in 2021 4,010

Source: SURS

Number of book titles published in Slovenia: in 1991 2,459, in 2021 4,010. Source: SURS.

Number of book titles published in Slovenia | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Born in 1991

There were 24,111 inhabitants of Slovenia born in 1991.

Source: SURS

There were 24,111 inhabitants of Slovenia born in 1991. Source: SURS.

Born in 1991. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Average size of dwelling

Average size of dwelling in Slovenia has increased by 14m² since 1991.

Source: SURS

Average size of dwelling in Slovenia has increased by 14m² since 1991. Source: SURS

Average size of dwelling. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Names

There are 59,309 different names among residents of Slovenia.

Source: SURS

There are 59,309 different names among residents of Slovenia. Source: SURS.

Names. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Cherry trees

The number of cherry trees in Slovenia has increased by 16x from 1991 to 2020.

Source: SURS

The number of cherry trees in Slovenia has increased by 16x from 1991 to 2020. Source: SURS

Cherry trees. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Students enrolled in primary school

  • 1991/92 222.000
  • 2020/21 193.000

Source: SURS

Students enrolled in primary school. 1991/92 222.000, 2020/21 193.000 Source: SURS.

Students in primary school. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Tractors

Tractors in Slovenia:

  • in 1994 40.500
  • in 2019 115.600

Source: SURS

Tractors in Slovenia: in 1994 40.500, in 2019 115.600. Source: SURS

Tractors. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Bees

To date, 564 bee species have been found in Slovenia.

Source: worldbeeday.org

To date, 564 bee species have been found in Slovenia. Source: worldbeeday.org

Bees | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Inhabitants

Slovenia exceeded 2 million inhabitants for the first time in 2005.

Source: SURS

Slovenia exceeded 2 million inhabitants for the first time in 2005. Source: SURS

Inhabitants. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Vegetables and fruit

In 2019, the resident of Slovenia ate an average of 118 kg of vegetables and 128 kg of fruit.

Source: SURS

In 2019, the resident of Slovenia ate an average of 118 kg of vegetables and 128 kg of fruit. Source: SURS

Vegetables and fruit. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Marriages

Marriages in Slovenia:

  • in 1991 8,173
  • in 2019 6,672

Source: SURS

Marriages in Slovenia: in 1991 8,173, in 2019 6,672.  Source: SURS.

Marriages. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Settlements

There are 17 settlements in Slovenia with only one inhabitant.

Source: SURS

There are 17 settlements in Slovenia with only one inhabitant. Source: SURS

Settlements. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

The most populated city

Piran is the most populated city in Slovenia, with 5,360 inhabitants per km².

Source: SURS

Piran is the most populated city in Slovenia, with 5,360 inhabitants per km². Source: SURS.

The most populated city. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Recycled waste

Amount of recycled municipal waste in Slovenia is increasing every day.

Source: SURS

Amount of recycled municipal waste in Slovenia is increasing every day. Source: SURS

Recycled waste. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Water

All across Slovenia the water is delicious and safe to drink.

Source: SURS

All across Slovenia the water is delicious and safe to drink. Source: SURS

Water | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Protected territory

1/10 of Slovenia's territory is protected under nature conservation laws.

Source: SURS

1/10 of Slovenia's territory is protected under nature conservation laws. Source: SURS.

Protected territory. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Inhabitants per square kilometer

On average, there are 104 inhabitants per square kilometer in Slovenia.

Source: SURS

On average, there are 104 inhabitants per square kilometer in Slovenia. Source: SURS.

Inhabitants per square kilometer. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Beekeepers in Slovenia

Slovenia has as many as 5 beekeepers per every 1,000 people.

Source: SURS

Slovenia has as many as 5 beekeepers per every 1,000 people. Source: SURS.

Beekeepers in Slovenia. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Forests in Slovenia

Slovenia is the third most forested country in Europe after Finland and Sweden.

Source: SURS

 Slovenia is the third most forested country in Europe after Finland and Sweden. Source: SURS.

Forests in Slovenia. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Statistical regions and municipalities

Slovenia is divided into 12 statistical regions and 212 municipalities.

Source: SURS

Slovenia is divided into 12 statistical regions and 212 municipalities. Source: SURS

Statistical regions and municipalities. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

The most common name in Slovenia

The most common name in Slovenia is Marija, owned by 51,659 (female) residents.

Source: SURS

 The most common name in Slovenia is Marija, owned by 51,659 (female) residents. Source: SURS.

The most common name in Slovenia. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Children in kindergartens

82.7% of all preschool children are enrolled in kindergartens.

Source: SURS

 82.7% of all preschool children are enrolled in kindergartens. Source: SURS.

Children in kindergartens. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Number of centenarians in Slovenia

  • in 1991 26
  • in 2020 252

Source: SURS

Number of centenarians in Slovenia: in 1991 26, in 2020 252. Source: SURS.

Number of centenarians in Slovenia. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Women in Slovenia

1,045,000 women live in Slovenia and account for 49.8% of total population.

Source: SURS

1,045,000 women live in Slovenia and account for 49.8% of total population. Source: SURS

Women in Slovenia. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Theatre performances

!/3 of all cultural events in Slovenia are theatre performances.

Source: SURS

!/3 of all cultural events in Slovenia are theatre performances. Source: SURS.

Theatre performances. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Visiting libraries

38% of Slovenians visit the library at least once a mounth.

Source: SURS

38% of Slovenians visit the library at least once a mounth. Source: SURS

Visiting libraries. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Older population

20% of the population of Slovenia is over 65 years of age.

Source: SURS

20% of the population of Slovenia is over 65 years of age. Source: SURS

Older population. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Life satisfaction

75% of the population of Slovenia is generally satisfied with their lives.

Source: SURS

Life satisfaction. 75% of the population of Slovenia is generally satisfied with their lives. Source: SURS.

Life satisfaction. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Number of births

  • in 1991 21,583
  • in 2020 18,363

Source: SURS

Number of births: in 1991 21,583, in 2020 18,363. Source: SURS.

Number of births. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Time of work needed to buy 1 kg of flour

  • in 1991 16 minutes
  • in 2019 6 minutes

Source: SURS

Time of work needed to buy 1 kg of flour: in 1991 16 minutes, in 2019 6 minutes. Source: SURS.

Time of work needed to buy 1 kg of flour. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Number of tourists who visited Slovenia

  • in 1991 1,4 mio
  • in 2019 6,2 mio

Source: SURS

Number of tourists who visited Slovenia: in 1991 1,4 mio, in 2019 6,2 mio. Source: SURS.

Number of tourists who visited Slovenia. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

The Slovene Cultural Holiday

8 February, Prešeren Day, has been a work-free day since 1991.

Source: SURS

The Slovene Cultural Holiday: 8 February, Prešeren Day, has been a work-free day since 1991. Source: SURS

The Slovene Cultural Holiday | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Households with dishwasher

  • in 1990 10 %
  • in 2018 62 %

Source: SURS

Households with dishwasher: in 1990 10 %, in 2018 62 %. Source: SURS.

Households with dishwasher. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Households with color TV

  • in 1990 72 %
  • in 2018 96 %

Source: SURS

Households with color TV: in 1990 72 %, in 2018 96 %. Source: SURS

Households with color TV. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Households with a personal computer

  • in 1993 14 %
  • in 2018 76 %

Source: SURS

Households with a personal computer: in 1993 14 %, in 2018 76 %. Source: SURS

Households with a personal computer. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

The most common names among boys and girls

  • born in 1991 Rok and Maja
  • born in 2019 Luka and Zala

Source: SURS

The most common names among boys and girls: born in 1991 Rok and Maja, born in 2019 Luka and Zala. Source: SURS.

The most common names among boys and girls. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Time needed to buy 1 l of oil

  • in 1991 46 minutes
  • in 2019 13 minutes

Source: SURS

Time needed to buy 1 l of oil: in 1991 46 minutes, in 2019 13 minutes. Source: SURS.

Time needed to buy 1 l of oil. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Time needed to buy 1 kg of bread

  • in 1991 27 minutes
  • in 2019 20 minutes

Source: SURS

Time needed to buy 1 kg of bread: in 1991 27 minutes, in 2019 20 minutes. Source: SURS.

Time needed to buy 1 kg of bread. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Number of vehicles in Slovenia

  • in 1992 784.550
  • in 2019 1.607.854

Source: SURS

Number of vehicles in Slovenia: in 1992 784.550, in 2019 1.607.854.

Number of vehicles in Slovenia. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

GDP per capita

  • in 1991 5.000 euros
  • in 2019 23.165 euros

Source: SURS

GDP per capita: in 1991 5.000 euros, in 2019 23.165 euros. Source: SURS

GDP per capita. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM

Population

  • in 1991 2.000.000
  • in 2020 2.100.126

Source: SURS

Population: in 1991 2.000.000, in 2020 2.100.126. Source: SURS.

Population. | Author Irena Kogoj/UKOM