Environmental goods and services sector accounts, Slovenia, 2019

Total output of the environmental goods and services sector in 2019 0.4% higher than in 2018

The environmental goods and services sector employed 29,689 full-time equivalents and generated EUR 2.01 billion of total output in 2019.

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Most of the output generated by production activities
Total output of the environmental goods and services sector amounted to EUR 2.01 billion in 2019, which is 0.4% more than in 2018.

The largest share of total output was generated by production activities (EUR 985.5 million or 49.2%). The output of producers specialised for environmental services that are registered in water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation amounted to EUR 259.3 million or 12.9% of total output. The share of the public sector, which contributed EUR 88.3 million to total output, was 4.4%.

EUR 1,165.7 million or 58.1% of total output was generated by production of goods and services for environmental protection and EUR 839.5 million or 41.9% by resource management (e.g. renewable energy production, etc.).

In 2019, most of the environmental goods and services were produced in the environmental domain management of energy resources (40.1%), followed by production of these goods and services in the environmental domains waste management (18.5%), wastewater management (14.4%) and protection of ambient air and climate (14.2%).

Exports in 2019 lower than in 2018
In 2019, exports in the environmental goods and services sector amounted to EUR 773.4 million, which is 0.7% less than in 2018. 88.5% of the value came from production activities and 11.3% from specialised environmental activities (mostly export of non-hazardous waste for additional processing or recycling).

Employment in 2019 1.1% higher than in 2018
The number of employees in the environmental goods and services sector is defined in full-time equivalents. Full-time equivalent is equivalent for a person working full time at the workplace within the country’s economic territory.

In 2019, the output in this sector was generated by 29,689 full-time equivalents, which is 1.1% more than in 2018.



Output of environmental goods and services sector by environmental domains, Slovenia, 2019
Output of environmental goods and services sector by environmental domains, Slovenia, 2019
Source: SURS
Environmental goods and services sector, Slovenia
OutputExportsEmployment
201820192019
2018
201820192019
2018
201820192019
2018
EUR (mio.)indexEUR (mio.)indexPDM2)index
Total1)1,996.92,005.2100.4778.9773.399.329,370.329,689.2101.1
  specialised producers257.1259.3100.9101.987.385.76,317.26,445.4102.0
  production activities977.3985.5100.8675.1684.1101.38,403.18,413.2100.1
  other762.6760.399.71.92.0102.814,650.014,830.6101.2
1) Some totals do not add up due to rounding.
2) Full-time equivalents.
Source: SURS
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