This statistical region in the south-east of Slovenia is the largest region in the country and incorporates four distinct parts: the land of woodenware, of the brown bear, of light red wine Cviček and of Zeleni Jurij (Green George).
|Indicators for year 2014||Region||Slovenia|
|Density of population (per km2)||53||102|
|Total increase (per 1,000 population)||1|
|Mean age of population (years)||42||42|
|Registered unemployment rate (%)||14||13|
|Average age of passenger cars (years)||10||9|