Upper Carniola Statistical Region
|Upper Carniola Statistical Region
Gorenjska statistična regija
|• Total||2,137 km2 (825 sq mi)|
|• Density||93/km2 (240/sq mi)|
|• Registered unemployed||6,642|
|• College/university students||11,740|
|• Regional GDP:||EUR 10,830 per capita|
The Upper Carniola Statistical Region comprises the following 18 municipalities:
The estimated population in 2004 was 198,342. It has a total area of 2,137 km².
Employment structure: 49.3% services, 47.6% industry, 3.1% agriculture.
It is the second most popular tourist destination of all the regions (21.6%), the tourists being from: 23.6% Slovenia, 5.2% Austria, 6.2% Croatia, 11.6% Italy, 24.0% Germany, 8.0% UK, 44.9% other countries.
- Length of motorways: 52 km (32 mi)
- length of other roads: 1,606 km (998 mi); also railways.
Slovenia's main international airport is also in the region.