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Location: Southeastern Europe, bordering the Adriatic Sea, between Croatia and Italy
Population: 2.1 million (1995 estimate)
Capital: Ljubljana
Comparative area: Slightly larger than New Jersey
Religions: Roman Catholic 96 percent (including 2 percent Uniate), Muslim 1 percent, other 3 percent
Landscape: Mostly mountainous; thick forests cover about half the land; hilly plains spread across central and eastern parts
Recognized by International Olympic Committee: 1993

Source: Knight-Ridder/Tribune

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