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Short-term economic activity and confidence indicators indicate a continuation of euro area GDP growth in the second quarter; uncertainty in the...

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After the interruption early in the year, Slovenia has recorded a continuation of slightly more favourable GDP developments in the last few months....

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Economic growth in the euro area slowed in the first quarter; owing to uncertainties in the international environment, prospects are less optimistic...

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  • Slovenian Economic Mirror: After the interruption in the first quarter, a continuation of more favourable trends in the last few months

    After the interruption early in the year, Slovenia has recorded a continuation of slightly more favourable GDP developments in the last few months. The labour market situation continues to improve....

  • Slovenian Economic Mirror: A slowdown of economic activity in Slovenia and in the euro area in the first quarter

    Economic growth in the euro area slowed in the first quarter; owing to uncertainties in the international environment, prospects are less optimistic than in the autumn. Economic growth in Slovenia...

  • Slovenian Economic Mirror: A slowdown in export-oriented sectors of the economy; further growth in construction and private consumption

    At the beginning of the year, activity in export-oriented sectors of the economy was slowed by developments in the international environment, while construction activity and private consumption...

  • Development Report: Slovenia back on track to convergence with more developed member states; the main development challenges related to demographics and productivity

    Back on track to convergence with more developed Member States, Slovenia has been moving towards an inclusive society in the last few years; it has also reduced pressures on the environment. In...

Spring forecast of economic trends for 2018 and 2019

GDP and prices

 

2018

2019

Gross domestic product (growth in %)

5.1

3.8

Gross domestic product (in EUR mrd)

46.6

49.7

Gross domestic product pec capita (in EUR)

22,563

24,035

Inflation (annual average, in %)

1.5

1.9

Labour market

 

2018

2019

Employment (growth in %)

2.4

1.5

Registered unemployed (number in 1.000)

75.6

68.8

Registered unemployment (rate in %)

8.0

7.2

Earnings per employee  (growth in %)

4.0

4.5

External trade

 

2018

2019

Exports (real growth in %)

9.2

7.5

Imports (real growth in %)

9.3

8.1

Current account of the balance of payments 
(in EUR mrd)

3.2

3.4

Current account of the balance of payments (as a % of BDP)

6.9

6.8