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The region battled continuing recession or, at best, slow growth, a tightening regulatory environment and country-specific banking taxes or fines for past misdemeanors.

 
 
Source
Central bank

Bank of Slovenia
Slovenia is part of the Eurosystem and the European Central Bank

International Reserves

US$ 986.895 million (Source: IMF; Data updated: 2012)

Source
Gross Domestic Product - GDP

US$ 46.883 billion (2011 estimate)

GDP (Purchasing Power Parity)

58.048 billion of International dollars (2011 estimate)

Real GDP growth
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
2.8% 4% 2.8% 4.3% 4.5% 5.8% 6.8% 3.6%
2009 2010 2011 2012*        
-8% 1.4% -0.2% -1%        

*Estimate

GDP per capita - current prices

US$ 23,184 (2011 estimate)

GDP per capita - PPP

$28,705 International Dollars (2011 estimate)

GDP (PPP) - share of world total
1980 1990 2000 2010 2015**
N/A N/A 0.08% 0.08% 0.07%

**Forecast

 
 
Source
GDP - composition by sector

(Data released on February 2012)

  • agriculture: 2.4% 
  • industry: 31.4% 
  • services: 66.2% (2011 estimate)
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D; (% of GDP)

2.11% (2010)

(Data released on March 2012)

Inflation
2009 2010 2011 2012*
0.9%(2008) 1.8% 1.8% 2.2%

*Estimate

Unemployment rate
2009 2010 2011 2012*
5.9% 7.3% 8.1%(2009) 8.7%

*Estimate

Household saving rates

10.1% (Net saving; 2012 forecast)

(Data released on December 2011)

Public debt (General government gross debt as a % of GDP)
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012*
21.9% 35.3% 38.8% 47.3% 52.5%

*Estimate

Public deficit (General government net lending/borrowing as a % of GDP)
2008 2009 2010 2011* 2012**
-0.3% -5.6% -5.4% -5.7% -4.7%

*Estimate    **Forecast

Government bond ratings

Standard & Poor's: A

Moody's rating: Baa2

Moody's outlook: NEG

(Foreign Currency Government Bond Ratings; Data last updated Dec 2011 and Nov 2012)

Market value of publicly traded shares
2009 2010 2011
US$11.77 billion US$9.428 billion US$6.326 billion
Largest companies in Slovenia

N/A