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Living and working in Slovenia

Eurofound provides research, data and analysis on a wide range of social and work-related topics. This information is largely comparative, but also offers country-specific information for each of the EU Member States. This page contains information, research and data for Slovenia.

Country profile

Working life in Slovenia - Highlights

In 2023, the government and trade unions decided to launch a new pay system because no regulatory mechanism existed to automatically adjust wages in the public sector in line with inflation. The new system would address indexation and wage inequalities at the same time.



Life satisfaction

Data source: 2016 EQLS survey


Ability to choose or change methods of work

Data source: 2015 EWCS survey


Possibility to accumulate overtime for days off

Data source: 2013 ECS survey

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Eurofound's EU PolicyWatch database collects national level policy measures on various topics.

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Restructuring events in Slovenia

The restructuring events database contains factsheets with data on large-scale restructuring events reported in the principal national media and company websites in each EU Member State.


Correspondents in Slovenia

Correspondents report on topics related to developments in the country's  working life and inform Eurofound’s pan-European comparative analysis. Read more

University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Social Sciences (FDV)


Eurofound Management Board members from Slovenia

Eurofound's Management Board is made up of representatives of the social partners and national governments of all Member States, European Commission representatives and an independent expert appointed by the European Parliament. Read more

Vladka Komel Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities

Miroslav Smrekar Association of Employers of Slovenia (ZDS)

Maja Konjar Association of Free Trade Unions of Slovenia (ZSSS)


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