On 1 October 2019 Slovenia had a population of 2,094,060 or 4,750 more than three months earlier. The number of Slovene citizens decreased while the number of foreign citizens increased and reached 7.3%.
Fewer citizens of Slovenia, more foreign citizens
According to the Statistical Office of Slovenia, the population of Slovenia increased by 4,750 in the third quarter of 2019. The number of citizens of Slovenia decreased by 124, while the number of foreign citizens increased by almost 4,900 (3.3%). On 1 October 2019 the 153,063 foreign citizens represented 7.3% of Slovenia’s population.
Decreasing share of women
On 1 October 2019 the population of Slovenia consisted of 1,049,277 men and 1,044,783 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 33.6% women (after several years of increase, their share decreased by 1.7 of a percentage point since 1 January 2018).
Population by groups and sex, Slovenia