Population, Slovenia, 1 April 2019

On 1 April 2019 Slovenia's population 2,084,301 or 3,400 more than on 1 January

On 1 April 2019 Slovenia had a population of 2,084,301 or 3,400 more than on 1 January. The number of Slovene citizens decreased while the number of foreign citizens increased and reached 6.9%.

  • 7/30/2019
  • |
  • final data

Fewer citizens of Slovenia, more foreign citizens

According to the Statistical Office of Slovenia, the population of Slovenia increased by almost 3,400 in the first quarter of 2019. The number of citizens of Slovenia decreased by 1,600, while the number of foreign citizens increased by 5,000 (3.6%). On 1 April 2019 the 143,192 foreign citizens represented 6.9% of Slovenia’s population.


Decreasing share of women among foreign citizens

On 1 April 2019 the population of Slovenia consisted of 1,041,965 men and 1,042,336 women. The share of women among citizens of Slovenia was 51.2% (this share has been slowly decreasing for a number of years); among foreign citizens there were 33.9% women (after several years of increase, their share decreased by 1.4 of a percentage point since 1 January 2018).

Foreign citizens among population, Slovenia
Foreign citizens among population, Slovenia
Source: SURS
Population by groups and sex, Slovenia
1. 4. 20181. 7. 20181. 10. 20181. 1. 20191. 4. 2019
Population2,067,2842,070,0502,076,5952,080,9082,084,301
     men1,028,0141,030,2341,034,9661,038,6561,041,965
     women1,039,2701,039,8161,041,6291,042,2521,042,336
  Citizens of the Republic of Slovenia1,943,4411,943,1271,943,0751,942,7151,941,109
     men947,657947,569947,657947,826947,302
     women995,784995,558995,418994,889993,807
  Foreign citizens123,843126,923133,520138,193143,192
     men80,35782,66587,30990,83094,663
     women43,48644,25846,21147,36348,529
Source: SURS
Visit our SiStat database.