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Slovenia

Slovenia
  • Capital

    Capital

    Ljubljana

  • Local time

    Local time

    18:12

  • Population

    Population

    2.07 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +386

  • Currency

    Currency

    € EUR (euro)

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Slovenia

Slovenia
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Ljubljana

  • Local time

    Local time

    18:12

  • Population

    Population

    2.07 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +386

  • Currency

    Currency

    € EUR (euro)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 1 789

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 1.78 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    1 162mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    20 273 km2

  • Protected Area

    Protected Area

    54%

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    62%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    30%

  • Railways

    Railways

    1209km

  • Annual air passengers

    Annual air passengers

    1.01 m

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Slovene - 93 %
    Croat - 1 %
    Serb - 2 %

  • Religion

    Religion

    Catholic - 58 %
    other Christian - 1 %
    other Christian - 1 %

  • Languages

    Languages

    Slovenian
    Serbo-Croatian
    other or unspecified

  • Armed Forces

    Armed Forces

    13 200

  • Murders

    Murders

    1 per 100k

  • Alcohol consumption

    Alcohol consumption

    10.9 l/person

  • Smoking

    Smoking

    22.3%

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    7.8%

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis

    7 per 100k

  • HIV

    HIV

    0.1%

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    metallurgy and aluminum products, lead and zinc smelting, electronics, trucks, automobiles, electric power equipment, wood products, textiles, chemicals

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    potatoes, hops, wheat, sugar beets, corn, grapes, cattle, sheep, poultry

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    lignite coal, lead, zinc, building stone, hydropower, forests

  • Energy Import

    Energy Import

    44%

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    lignite coal, lead, zinc, building stone, hydropower, forests

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    22%

  • CO2 Emissions

    CO2 Emissions

    12 812kt

  • Ease of Business

    Ease of Business

    37 (Best=1, Worst=200)

  • ATMs per 100k people

    ATMs per 100k people

    95

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What not to do when visiting Slovenia

1/9
Marker Slovenia
Business & Communication

Don't mix up Slovakia vs Slovenia vs Slavonia. Slovakia is a Danubian country that was part of former Czechoslovakia. Slovenia is a country on Balkan Peninsula. Slavonia is a region in Croatia. The common thing among them is their Slavic-ness.

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Business & Communication

Don’t block or walk in the bike lanes - cities have well-developed bicycling networks with marked lanes and many rules governing cycling.

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Business & Communication

Don’t forget to ask about another person’s general matters when greeting.

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Did you know

Did you know?

Slovenia is one of only two countries besides the U.S where an American first lady has been born (Melania Trump), the other being the U.K (Louisa Adams).

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Street & Behavioral

Don't smoke everywhere - there are one of the strictest smoking laws in Europe. Make sure you are in a smoking area, otherwise you expect a fine.

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Business & Communication

Don’t forget to handshake when greeting (men). Women usually greet with light kisses on both cheeks (”air kisses” where you just touch cheeks and kiss the air), a handshake is common on first meeting. Eye contact is important.

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Business & Communication

Don't smack or slurp - it's not appreciated.

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Business & Communication

Don't avoid eye contact business and personal conversations. It's a sign of courtesy.

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Street & Behavioral

Don't enter buses, trains or similar before everyone who wants to get out has done so.

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Don't forget to wear reflectors when riding a bike or walking at dark.

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