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Economy of Slovenia

Population: 2.1 million in 20131

GDP: $47 billion in 20132

GDP per capita: $23,289 nominal3 ($28,298 PPP4) in 2013

GDP growth rate: -1.0% in 20135


GDP by Industry 20126

Industry sectorValue added ($ millions) 2012Percent of total
Other activities18,50442.2%
Wholsale, retail trade, restaurants and hotels6,39914.6%
Transport, storage and communication4,38210.0%
Mining and utilities1,8524.2%
Agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing1,2192.8%
Total value added43,833100%


Unemployment rate: 10.2% in 20137

Employment by Industry 20138

Employment sector Employees (thousands) 2013Percent of total
Wholesale trade, retail trade and repair of motor vehicles11512.7%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing778.5%
Human health and social work566.1%
Public administration and defence556.0%
Transportation and storage495.4%
Professional, scientific and technical424.7%
Accommodation and food service384.2%
Information and communication293.2%
Finance and insurance252.8%
Administrative and support service212.3%
Arts, entertainment and recreation192.1%
Other service141.6%
Water supply, sewerage and waste management91.0%
Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning91.0%
Not elsewhere classified40.5%
Real estate40.4%
Mining and quarrying40.5%
Activities of households as employers00.0%
Total employment906100%


Top 10 Corporations by Revenue 20139



Household Wealth: $119 billion (253% of GDP) in 201410

Household Wealth per Adult: $71,955 in 201410

Gini Coefficient: .237 in 201211


Central Government

Central Government Revenue: $19.6 billion (43% of GDP) in 201312

Central Government Expenditure: $21.6 billion (47% of GDP) in 201312

Central Government Budget Balance: -$2 billion (-4% of GDP) in 201312

Central Government Public Debt: $33 billion (70% of GDP) in Q3 2014* 13

Central Government 10 Year Bond Interest Rate: 1.47% on Feb 5, 201514

* Public debt calculated using the exchange rate .871 EUR = 1 USD

Government Funds


Tax Structure

Individual Income Tax Rates and Thresholds in 2013* 15

Corporate Tax Rate: 17% in 201416

* Individual tax thresholds calculated using the exchange rae 0.871 EUR = 1 USD

Monetary Policy

Money Supply (Euro area, M1): $6.67 trillion in Nov 2014*17

Benchmark Interest Rate (Euro area): Main Refinancing rate = 0.05% in Sept 201418

Total Reserves: $922 million (2% of GDP) in 201319

Exchange Rate: 0.871 Euros = 1 U.S. Dollar on Feb 5, 201520

Inflation: 1.8% in 201321

* Money supply calculated using the exchange rate .871 EUR = 1 USD

Financial Institutions

Top 10 Financial Institutions by Assets 201322

N/A (data not available at Relbanks.com)

International Accounts

Exports: $28.7 billion (61% of GDP) in 201323

Imports: $29.5 billion (63% of GDP) in 201323

Trade Balance: -$0.8 billion (-2% of GDP) in 201323

Foreign Direct Investment Inflow: -0.7 billion (-1% of GDP) in 201324

Foreign Direct Investment Outflow: 0.1 billion (0.2% of GDP) in 201324

Foreign Aid Inflow: N/A

Foreign Aid Outflow: $62 million (0.1% of GDP) in 201325


1. Source: World Bank Indicators (Population) Go back
2. Source: World Bank Indicators (GDP) Go back
3. Source: World Bank Indicators (GDP per capita) Go back
4. Source: World Bank Indicators (GDP per capita PPP) Go back
5. Source: World Bank Indicators (GDP growth rate) Go back
6. Source: United Nations Statistics Division (GDP by industry) Go back
7. Source: World Bank Indicators (Unemployment rate) Go back
8. Source: International Labor Organization, ILOSTAT, Downloads (Employment by economic activity) Go back
9. Source: Annual reports (Corporate data) Go back
10. Source: Credit Suisse Global Wealth Databook (Household wealth) Go back
11. Source: CIA World Factbook (Gini coefficient) Go back
12. Source: CIA World Factbook (Government budget) Go back
13. Source: OECD Statisitics, National Accounts, Quarterly Public Sector Debt (Public debt) Go back
14. Source: Investing.com (Government bond yield) Go back
15. Source: OECD Statistics, Public Sector, Taxation, Tax Database (Individual tax rates) Go back
16. Source: Tax Foundation (Corporate tax rate) Go back
17. Source: ECB Monetary developments (Money supply) Go back
18. Source: ECB Key interest rates (Benchmark interest rate) Go back
19. Source: World Bank Indicators (Total reserves) Go back
20. Source: Yahoo Finance (Exchange rate) Go back
21. Source: World Bank Indicators (Inflation rate) Go back
22. Source: Relbanks.com (Financial institutions by assets) Go back
23. Source: CIA World Factbook (Trade data) Go back
24. Source: OECD FDI in Figures (FDI data) Go back
25. Source: OECD Aid Statistics (Aid data) Go back