Population, 1 October 2021

Population increase in the third quarter of 2021

The number of Slovene citizens increased by 181, and the number of foreign citizens by 1,520 in the third quarter of 2021. The share of foreigners in the population was 8.1% on 1 October 2021.

  • 28 January 2022 at 10:30
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More citizens of Slovenia, more foreign citizens

The population of Slovenia increased by 1,701 in the third quarter of 2021. The number of citizens of Slovenia increased by 181, while the number of foreign citizens increased by 1,520. The share of foreign citizens in the population was 8.1% on 1 October 2021.

Increased share of women among foreign citizens

On 1 October 2021, the population of Slovenia consisted of 1,058,527 men and 1,050,181 women. The share of women among citizens of Slovenia was 51.1% (this share has been slowly decreasing for a number of years) and among foreign citizens 35.3 % (after more than two years of decrease, their share has been increasing since 1 April 2020).

Table with the latest data is available in the SiStat Database.
Foreign citizens among population, Slovenia
Foreign citizens among population, Slovenia
Population by groups and sex, Slovenia
1. 10. 20201. 1. 20211. 4. 20211. 7. 20211. 10. 2021
Population2,111,4612,108,9772,107,1262,107,0072,108,708
     men1,061,2121,059,9381,058,5711,058,1281,058,527
     women1,050,2491,049,0391,048,5551,048,8791,050,181
  Citizens of the Republic of Slovenia1,944,6271,940,3261,938,0721,937,0691,937,250
     men950,897949,029947,965947,505947,654
     women993,730991,297990,107989,564989,596
  Foreign citizens166,834168,651169,054169,938171,458
     men110,315110,909110,606110,623110,873
     women56,51957,74258,44859,31560,585
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