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Euro area economic growth has remained stable at the beginning of 2017; similar growth is also projected for the next two years. Favourable economic...

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Euro area economic growth has remained stable at the beginning of 2017; similar growth is also projected for the next two years. Favourable economic...

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Following the setback during the crisis, Slovenia has been making progress in terms of economic development and the welfare of its population in...

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  • Slovenian Economic Mirror: Export growth boosted by higher foreign demand and a favourable competitive position of the manufacturing sector

    Euro area economic growth has remained stable at the beginning of 2017; similar growth is also projected for the next two years. Favourable economic developments continued in Slovenia at the beginning...

  • Development Report: The welfare of the population is increasing amid economic development; pressures on the environment have eased

    Following the setback during the crisis, Slovenia has been making progress in terms of economic development and the welfare of its population in recent years; it has also reduced pressures on the...

  • Slovenian Economic Mirror: Economic indicators remain favourable at the beginning of the year

    Boosted by foreign and domestic demand, the favourable trends in economic activity continued in Slovenia at the turn of the year; the outlook also remains encouraging. Under the influence of rising...

  • Spring forecast: Economic growth expected to strengthen to 3.6% this year

    The Spring Forecast envisages GDP growth strengthening to 3.6% this year and then hovering around 3% in 2018 and 2019. Favourable labour market trends will persist, but towards the end of the...

Spring forecast of economic trends for 2017 in 2018

GDP and prices

 

2017

2018

Gross domestic product (growth in %)

3.6

3.2

Gross domestic product (in EUR m)

41,625

43,675

Gross domestic product pec capita (in EUR)

20,158

21.152

Inflation (annual average, in %)

1.8

1.6

Labour market

 

2017

2018

Employment (growth in %)

2.2

1.5

Registered unemployed (number in 1.000)

90.2

84.9

Registered unemployment (rate in %)

9.7

9.1

Earnings per employee  (growth in %)

1.5

1.7

External trade

 

2017

2018

Exports (real growth in %)

6.0

5.1

Imports (real growth in %)

6.5

5.6

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

1,911

1,906

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

4.6

4.4