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Population, Slovenia, 1 April 2020

On 1 April 2020 Slovenia's population 2,097,195 or 1,300 more than three months earlier

On 1 April 2020 Slovenia's population 2,097,195 or 1,300 more than three months earlier. The number of Slovene citizens decreased while the number of foreign citizens increased and reached 7.6%.

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Fewer citizens of Slovenia, more foreign citizens

According to the Statistical Office of Slovenia, the population of Slovenia increased by 1,334 in the first quarter of 2020. The number of citizens of Slovenia decreased by about 1,900 or 0.1%, while the number of foreign citizens increased by 3,200 (2.1%). On 1 April 2020 the 159,582 foreign citizens represented 7.6% of Slovenia’s population.


Decreasing share of women among foreign citizens

On 1 April 2020 the population of Slovenia consisted of 1,052,649 men and 1,044,546 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 33.4% women (after several years of increase, their share decreased by 1.9 of a percentage point since 1 January 2018).

Foreign citizens among population, Slovenia
Foreign citizens among population, Slovenia
Vir: SURS
Population by groups and sex, Slovenia
1. 4. 20191. 7. 20191. 10. 20191. 1. 20201. 4. 2020
Population2,084,3012,089,3102,094,0602,095,8612,097,195
     men1,041,9651,045,8351,049,2771,051,0661,052,649
     women1,042,3361,043,4751,044,7831,044,7951,044,546
  Citizens of the Republic of Slovenia1,941,1091,941,1211,940,9971,939,5101,937,613
     men947,302947,565947,680947,014946,366
     women993,807993,556993,317992,496991,247
  Foreign citizens143,192148,189153,063156,351159,582
     men94,66398,270101,597104,052106,283
     women48,52949,91951,46652,29953,299
Source: SURS
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