Lower Sava Statistical Region
|Lower Sava Statistical Region
Posavska statistična regija
|• Total||885 km2 (342 sq mi)|
|• Density||79/km2 (200/sq mi)|
|• Registered unemployed||3926|
|• College/university students||3647|
|• Regional GDP:||EUR 1.070 bn
(EUR 15,259 per capita
The Lower Sava Statistical Region (Slovene: Posavska statistična regija; until December 31, 2014 Spodnjeposavska statistična regija) is a statistical region in Slovenia. It is almost identical with the Lower Sava Valley. The largest town in the region is Krško. It is the second-smallest region in Slovenia, but it has very good traffic connections. Slovenia's only nuclear power plant is located in the region.
The Lower Sava Statistical Region comprises four municipalities:
The population in 2004 was 69,826. It has a total area of 885 km².
Employment structure: 45.8% services, 42.8% industry, 11.4% agriculture.
It attracts 5.9% of the total number of tourists in Slovenia, most being from Slovenia (63.9%).
- Length of motorways: 0 km
- Length of other roads: 1,107 km