Slovenia

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General Information

 

The Republic of Slovenia  

Location

in Centraland Southeastern Europe

Border countries

Italy, Croatia, Hungary, Austriaand the Adriatic Sea

Area

20,273 km2

Population

2.018 million

Capital

Ljubljana

Official language

 Slovene

Administrative division

Slovenia is subdivided into 211 municipalities

Political system

Parliamentary democratic republic

President

Borut Pahor

Prime minister

Miro Cerar

Parliament

The executiveand administrativeauthority in Slovenia is held by the Government of Slovenia, headed by the Prime Minister and the council of ministersor cabinet, who are elected by the NationalAssembly

Currency

Euro (EUR)

Time

CET (UTC+1)

Calling code

386

Internet TLD

.si

Electricity

230 V

Religion

Catholic 57.8%, Orthodox 2.3%, other Christian 0.9%, Muslim 2.4%, unaffiliated 3.5%, other or unspecified 23%, none 10.1%

Ethnic groups

Slovene 83.1%, Serb 2%, Croat 1.8%, Bosniak 1.1%, other or unspecified 12%

International organisations

  • Member of the European Union;
  • NATO;
  • The Council of Europe;
  • The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) and others.

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