NUTS statistical regions of Slovenia

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In the NUTS (Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics) codes of Slovenia (SI), the three levels are:

Slovenia republic in Central Europe

Slovenia, officially the Republic of Slovenia, is a sovereign state located in southern Central Europe at a crossroads of important European cultural and trade routes. It is bordered by Italy to the west, Austria to the north, Hungary to the northeast, Croatia to the southeast, and the Adriatic Sea to the southwest. It covers 20,273 square kilometers (7,827 sq mi) and has a population of 2.07 million. One of the successor states of the former Yugoslavia, Slovenia is a parliamentary republic and a member of the United Nations, of the European Union, and of NATO. The capital and largest city is Ljubljana.

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LevelSubdivisions#
NUTS 1 1
NUTS 2Macroregions (Kohezijske regije)2
NUTS 3 Statistical regions (Statistične regije)12

NUTS codes

SI0 Slovenia
SI03 Eastern Slovenia (Vzhodna Slovenija)
SI031 Mura Statistical Region (Pomurska statistična regija)
SI032 Drava Statistical Region (Podravska statistična regija)
SI033 Carinthia Statistical Region (Koroška statistična regija)
SI034 Savinja Statistical Region (Savinjska statistična regija)
SI035 Central Sava Statistical Region (Zasavska statistična regija)
SI036 Lower Sava Statistical Region (Spodnjeposavska statistična regija)
SI037 Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region (Jugovzhodna Slovenija statistična regija)
SI038 Inner Carniola–Karst Statistical Region (Notranjsko-kraška statistična regija)
SI04 Western Slovenia (Zahodna Slovenija)
SI041 Central Slovenia Statistical Region (Osrednjeslovenska statistična regija)
SI042 Upper Carniola Statistical Region (Gorenjska statistična regija)
SI043 Gorizia Statistical Region (Goriška statistična regija)
SI044 Coastal–Karst Statistical Region (Obalno-kraška statistična regija)


In the 2003 version, the codes were as follows:

SI0 Slovenia
SI00 Slovenia
SI001 Mura Statistical Region (Pomurska statistična regija)
SI002 Drava Statistical Region (Podravska statistična regija)
SI003 Carinthia Statistical Region (Koroška statistična regija)
SI004 Savinja Statistical Region (Savinjska statistična regija)
SI005 Central Sava Statistical Region (Zasavska statistična regija)
SI006 Lower Sava Statistical Region (Spodnjeposavska statistična regija)
SI009 Upper Carniola Statistical Region (Gorenjska statistična regija)
SI00A Inner Carniola–Karst Statistical Region (Notranjsko-kraška statistična regija)
SI00B Gorizia Statistical Region (Goriška statistična regija)
SI00C Coastal–Karst Statistical Region (Obalno-kraška statistična regija)
SI00D Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region (Jugovzhodna Slovenija statistična regija)
SI00E Central Slovenia Statistical Region (Osrednjeslovenska statistična regija)

Local administrative units

Below the NUTS levels, the two LAU (Local Administrative Units) levels are:

LevelSubdivisions#
LAU 1Administrative units (upravne enote)58
LAU 2 Municipalities (občine)210

The LAU codes of Slovenia can be downloaded here: Page white excel.png

See also

Subdivisions of Slovenia

Subdivisions of Slovenia:

ISO 3166-2:SI is the entry for Slovenia in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.

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Lower Sava Valley

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Coastal–Karst Statistical Region Statistical region

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Statistical regions of Slovenia administrative territorial entity of Slovenia

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Western Slovenia Region in Slovenia

Western Slovenia is one of the two NUTS-2 Regions of Slovenia. The region forms the western part of the country and includes the cities of Ljubljana, Koper, Kranj and Nova Gorica. It is the richer of the two regions of Slovenia and its GDP per capita is 105.4% of the European Union average.

Eastern Slovenia Region in Slovenia

Eastern Slovenia is one of the two NUTS-2 Regions of Slovenia. The region forms the eastern part of the country and includes the cities of Maribor, Celje and Velenje. It is the poorer of the two regions of Slovenia and its GDP per capita is 72.5% of the European Union average.

Upper Carniola Statistical Region Statistical region

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Mura Statistical Region Statistical region

The Mura Statistical Region is a statistical region in northeast Slovenia. It is predominantly agricultural with field crops representing over three-quarters of the total agricultural area. Climate and soil combined have made it the region with the highest crop production, but its geographical position and inferior infrastructure put it at a disadvantage and it is the region of Slovenia with the lowest GDP per capita and the highest rate of registered unemployment.

Gorizia Statistical Region Statistical region

The Gorizia Statistical Region is a statistical region in western Slovenia, along the border with Italy. It is named after the Italian town of Gorizia. The Julian Alps, the Soča River, and the Vipava Valley are the most prominent natural features of this region. It contributed just over 5% to total national GDP in 2012, but in terms of GDP per capita it ranked fourth in the country. In the same year, disposable income per capita in the region the highest, in second place behind the Central Slovenia Statistical Region. Housing stock estimates indicate that at the end of 2013 the region had the highest share of dwellings with three or more rooms. The share of single-room dwellings was less than 10%. Dwellings here are larger than the Slovenian average, with 37 m² of usable floor space per person on average. The number of cars per 1,000 population is also the highest in Slovenia, with an average of 100 cars more per 1,000 people than in the Central Sava Statistical Region. However, the cars here and in the Lower Sava Statistical Region are also the oldest.

Littoral–Inner Carniola Statistical Region Statistical region

The Littoral–Inner Carniola Statistical Region is a statistical region in southwest Slovenia. Until January 1, 2015 it was named the Inner Carniola–Karst Statistical Region.

Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region Statistical region

The Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region is a statistical region in southeast Slovenia. It is the largest statistical region. The development of this region is largely the result of industry, which generated nearly half of the gross value added in the region in 2012. According to the latest available data for 2013, 94% of waste water in the region was treated before it was discharged from the public sewage system. This is significantly more than in Slovenia as a whole (78%). The expenditure on research and development (R&D), which amounted to 5.2% of the regional GDP in 2012, highlights the importance of R&D in the region. Businesses accounted for 90% of the sources of financing. The population's age structure in this region is favourable. In mid-2013 the value of the ageing index was 105.2, which means that the ratio between the population 65 or older and the population 15 or less was 105 older people per 100 young people.

Carinthia Statistical Region Statistical region

The Carinthia Statistical Region is a statistical region in northern Slovenia along the border with Austria.

Central Slovenia Statistical Region Statistical region

The Central Slovenia Statistical Region is a statistical region in central Slovenia.

Savinja Statistical Region Statistical region

The Savinja Statistical Region is a statistical region in Slovenia. The largest town in the region is Celje. It is named after the Savinja River. The region is very diverse in natural geography; it mainly comprises the wooded mountainous terrain attractive to tourists, the fertile Lower Savinja Valley with good conditions for growing hops, the Kozje Hills, and the Velenje Basin with lignite deposits, used for electricity production. In 2013 the region invested more than EUR 127 million in environmental protection. In 2013, the region accounted for 14% of enterprises created and 8% of enterprises shut down. The region has good natural conditions for agriculture. In 2013 this region had more than 11,000 farms, which is 15% of all farms in Slovenia, ranking the region right behind the Drava Statistical Region. In agricultural area utilised and livestock, the region was also in second place. The region is a well-known and popular tourist destination. In 2012, tourist arrivals and overnight stays in the region represented 11.1% of all tourist arrivals in Slovenia and 15.0% of all overnight stays. On average, tourists spent four nights there.

Central Sava Statistical Region Statistical region

The Central Sava Statistical Region is a statistical region in Slovenia. This statistical region in the Sava Hills is the smallest region in the country in terms of both area and population. In mid-2013 almost 43,300 people lived on 264 km², meaning that together with the Central Slovenia Statistical Region it is the most densely populated statistical region. The natural and geographic features of this region create conditions for industrial activities and more than a third of gross value added is still generated by manufacturing, mining, and other industry. In 2013, the region once again recorded the highest negative annual population growth rate (−11.9‰), which was mainly a result of migration to other statistical regions. Among all statistical regions in 2013, this region had the highest negative net migration between regions; namely, −9.5. This region also stands out by age of mothers at childbirth. In 2013 first-time mothers in the region were on average 28.5 years old, whereas first-time mothers in the Central Slovenia Statistical Region were on average 1 year older. In the same year, the number of unemployed persons increased further. The registered unemployment rate was among the highest in the country (16.6%). In comparison with other regions, this is 7 percentage points more than in the region with the lowest registered unemployment rate, Upper Carniola, and almost 1 percentage point less than in the region with the highest unemployment rate, the Mura Statistical Region. According to the labour migration index, this is the most residential statistical region. In 2013, 60% of people in the region worked in their region of residence, and 40% worked in another region.

Lower Sava Statistical Region Statistical region

The Lower Sava Statistical Region is a statistical region in Slovenia. It has good traffic accessibility and is located in the Sava and Krka Valleys, with hilly areas with vineyards and an abundance of water. It is the second-smallest statistical region in Slovenia. The only nuclear power plant in the country and Čatež spa are located in the region. The region annually spends EUR 22 million on environmental protection. In 2013, the employment rate in the region was 57.5%. The region was characterized by the largest difference between the employment rate for men and for women. In 2013 this region also stood out in number of convicted persons per 1,000 population (8.3).