Population, Slovenia, 1 July 2020

On 1 July 2020 Slovenia's population 2,100,126 or 4,300 more than six months earlier

On 1 July 2020 Slovenia's population was 2,100,126 or 4,300 more than three months earlier. The number of Slovene citizens decreased in the first half of 2020, while the number of foreign citizens increased and reached 7.7%.

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Fewer citizens of Slovenia, more foreign citizens

According to the Statistical Office of Slovenia, the population of Slovenia increased by 4,265 in the first half of 2020. The number of citizens of Slovenia decreased by about 1,900 (–0.1%), while the number of foreign citizens increased by 6,200 (4.0%). On 1 July 2020 the 162,536 foreign citizens represented 7.7% of Slovenia’s population.


Increasing share of women among foreign citizens 

On 1 July 2020 the population of Slovenia consisted of 1,054,483 men and 1,045,643 women. The share of women among citizens of Slovenia was 51.1% (this share has been slowly decreasing for a number of years); among foreign citizens there were 33.6% women (after more than two years of decrease, their share increased for the first time in the second quarter of 2020).
Foreign citizens among population, Slovenia
Foreign citizens among population, Slovenia
Vir: SURS
Population by groups and sex, Slovenia
1. 7. 20191. 10. 20191. 1. 20201. 4. 20201. 7. 2020
Population2,089,3102,094,0602,095,8612,097,1952,100,126
     men1,045,8351,049,2771,051,0661,052,6491,054,483
     women1,043,4751,044,7831,044,7951,044,5461,045,643
  Citizens of the Republic of Slovenia1,941,1211,940,9971,939,5101,937,6131,937,590
     men947,565947,680947,014946,366946,528
     women993,556993,317992,496991,247991,062
  Foreign citizens148,189153,063156,351159,582162,536
     men98,270101,597104,052106,283107,955
     women49,91951,46652,29953,29954,581
Source: SURS
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