Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region
|Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region
Jugovzhodna Slovenija statistična regija
|Largest city||Novo Mesto|
|• Total||2,675 km2 (1,033 sq mi)|
|• Density||52/km2 (130/sq mi)|
|• Registered unemployed||5198|
|• College/university students||7679|
|• Regional GDP:||EUR 2.326 bn
(EUR 16,315 per capita)
The Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region (Slovene: Jugovzhodna Slovenija statistična regija) is a statistical region in the south-east of Slovenia. The largest town in the region is Novo Mesto. It is the largest region in Slovenia. It has the highest share of young people (aged 0-14) with 15.8%. The population is on the increase due to a positive net migration rate as well as the natural increase.
The Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region comprises the following 21 municipalities:
The population in 2004 was 139,095. It has a total area of 2,675 km².
Employment structure: 41.5% services, 50.7% industry, 7.5% agriculture.
It attracts only 2.9% of the total number of tourists in Slovenia, most being from Slovenia (48.1%).
- Length of motorways: 6 km
- Length of other roads: 1,460 km