Country profile



General Statistics:

  • Population: 2.05 million (2011 Register Based Census)
  • GDP: US$42.8 billion (2015, World Bank estimate)
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions: 18.9 million metric tons gross emissions in 2012 (14.6 million metric tons net, accounting for LUCF), on a carbon-dioxide equivalent basis. Slovenia’s National Inventory Report for 2015-2016 estimated 16.6 million metric tons gross emissions (9.7 net, accounting for carbon sinks).
  • Energy use per capita: 3,272 kg of oil equivalent, 2013

Important Initiatives related to Climate Change:

INDC: As an EU member nation, Slovenia’s commitment is contained within the larger European Union INDC, which commits its 28 members to a combined reduction of 40% below 1990 levels by 2030. The text of the European Union INDC can be viewed here.

NEEAP: Slovenia has produced a National Energy Efficiency Action Plan in 2015. The Action Plan may be found here.


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