South Central Europe - Slovenia - Nationwide Newspapers

Slovenian
Telex
Times
Zurnal 24



Regional Newspapers

Slovenian
Kranj
Gorenjski Glas


Slovenian
Maribor
Mariborcan
Večer

Country Information

Location:  South Central Europe, Julian Alps between Austria and Croatia
Geographic Coordinates:   46 07 N, 14 49 E
Area:   20,273 sq km (land: 20,151 sq km water: 122 sq km)
Climate:  Mediterranean climate on the coast, continental climate with mild to hot summers and cold winters
Languages:  Slovenian (official) 91.1%, Serbo-Croatian 4.5%, other or unspecified 4.4% (2002 census)
Population:  1,992,690 (July 2013 est.)
Capital:  Ljubljana
Religion:  Catholic 57.8%, Muslim 2.4%, Orthodox 2.3%, other Christian 0.9%, unaffiliated 3.5% (2002 census)
Ethnic Groups:  Slovene 83.1%, Serb 2%, Croat 1.8%, Bosniak 1.1%, other or unspecified 12% (2002 census)
Independence:  25 June 1991 (from Yugoslavia)

Source:  CIA Factbook