Outline of Slovenia

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The location of Slovenia
An enlargeable map of the Republic of Slovenia

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Slovenia:

Sloveniasovereign country located in southern Central Europe bordering Italy to the west, the Adriatic Sea to the southwest, Croatia to the south and east, Hungary to the northeast, and Austria to the north.[1] The capital of Slovenia is Ljubljana. At various points in Slovenia's history, the country has been part of the Roman Empire, the Byzantine Empire, the Republic of Venice, the Duchy of Carantania (only modern Slovenia's northern part), the Holy Roman Empire, the Habsburg Monarchy, the Austrian Empire (later known as Austria-Hungary), the State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs, the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes (renamed to Kingdom of Yugoslavia in 1929) between the two World Wars, and the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia from 1945 until gaining independence in 1991. Slovenia is the only former communist state to be at the same time a member of the European Union, the Eurozone, the Schengen area, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, the Council of Europe and NATO.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable relief map of Slovenia

Geography of Slovenia[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Slovenia
Main article: Geography of Slovenia
 Croatia 455 km
 Austria 330 km
 Italy 199 km
 Hungary 102 km

Environment of Slovenia[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Slovenia

Natural geographic features of Slovenia[edit]

Regions of Slovenia[edit]

Ecoregions of Slovenia[edit]

Administrative divisions of Slovenia[edit]

Demography of Slovenia[edit]

Politics of Slovenia[edit]

Main article: Politics of Slovenia

Branches of the government of Slovenia[edit]

Executive branch of the government of Slovenia[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Slovenia[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Slovenia[edit]

Main article: Judiciary of Slovenia

Foreign relations of Slovenia[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Republic of Slovenia is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Slovenia[edit]

Main article: Law of Slovenia

Military of Slovenia[edit]

Main article: Military of Slovenia

Local government in Slovenia[edit]

History of Slovenia[edit]

Culture of Slovenia[edit]

Main article: Culture of Slovenia

Art in Slovenia[edit]

Sports in Slovenia[edit]

Main article: Sports in Slovenia

Economy and infrastructure of Slovenia[edit]

Main article: Economy of Slovenia

Education in Slovenia[edit]

Main article: Education in Slovenia

See also[edit]

Main article: Slovenia


  1. ^ a b "Slovenia". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 2, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Slovenia