On 1 July 2016 Slovenia had a population of 2,064,241 or 870 more than three months earlier. The number of Slovene citizens decreased while the number of foreign citizens increased and reached 5.4%.
Increasing share of women among foreign citizens
On 1 July 2016 the population of Slovenia consisted of 1,023,872 men and 1,040,369 women. The share of women among citizens of Slovenia was 51.3% (this share has been slowly decreasing for a number of years); among foreign citizens there were 34.8% women (their share has increased by 3.4 percentage points in the last four years).
Table 1: Population by groups and sex, Slovenia