Slovenia in Numbers
High anniversaries of Slovenia as a maritime country
European Maritime Day, 20. May 2017 ob 18:07 The EU proclaimed 20 May the European Maritime Day in 2008.
Slovenia has the most (almost 5) beekeepers per 1,000 population in EU
20. May 2017 ob 09:57 Do you know how many beekeepers there are in Slovenia, how much honey they produce, how much honey we eat, what the native bee in Slovenia is, and to produce 1 kg of honey how many kilometres do ...
The World Telecommunication and Information Society Day focuses on the meaning of big data
17. May 2017 ob 09:34 World Telecommunication and Information Society Day: in Slovenia big data are generated by 64% of persons aged 16–74 that use the Internet every or almost every day and by 2.3 million mobile network ...
Average temperatures in Slovenia higher – what about greenhouse gas emissions?
15. May 2017 ob 14:13 On 15 May the World Climate Change Day is commemorated, in order to draw attention also to the negative consequences the climate change has on the environment.
Every third family has children younger than 19 years
15. May 2017 ob 09:18 The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 15 May the International Day of Families in 1993. This year’s theme is "Families, education and well-being".
We don't learn for school but for life Lifelong Learning Week: a resident of Slovenia in lifelong learning is on average 25–34 years old, has tertiary education, and is studying in an institution providing non-formal education and ...
Europe Day - day of the citizens of the European union On the 67th anniversary of integration, cooperation and unification of the European countries and EU citizens, the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia prepared a brief comparison of data ...
A new edition of Better, Worse, Average On 9 May, which is celebrated in the European Union as the Europe Day, the Statistical Office prepared a publication presenting the position of Slovenia compared to other EU Member States.
On workers, labour and employers Labour Day: In 2016, there were 915,000 persons in employment in Slovenia; most of them were employed in manufacturing (25%). More than half of them commuted to work to other municipalities.
We prepared a number of themed stories regarding 212 Slovenian municipalities and 12 statistical regions In 2016, the 2.06 million people in Slovenia were living in 212 very diverse municipalities.
I’m writing you, book, who is reading you? Slovenian Book Days: book production in Slovenia was growing between 1991 and 2009 (when the record number of titles was issued; 6,953), but has since been falling; in 2015, 5,411 titles were issued.
The Earth is our common home. Its future depends on all of us. At the World Earth Day (22 April): In the past ten years the climate has been changing more rapidly than expected.
Water: it is life, it is equality, it is energy, it is industry, it is nature, it is food Water is an irreplaceable natural resource necessary for life and a source of many human activities. The quality of our life and the very existence of life depend on it.
International Day of Forests In 2012 the UN General Assembly proclaimed 21 March the International Day of Forests to encourage countries to raise awareness of the importance of sustainable forest and wood management as wood is ...
In 2015, 15% of theatrical performances were by professional puppet theatres The idea of proclaiming 21 March the World Puppetry Day was given by the Indian puppeteer Dadi Pudumjee in 2002 at the meeting of UNIMA, the International Puppetry Association.

Slovenia in Numbers

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