Municipality Ravne na Koroškem

Ravne na Koroškem

Source: Slovenija, kam na izlet (http://www.kam.si, 28. 6. 2010), author tone

Municipality Ravne na Koroškem, which is part of the koroška statistical region, measures 63 km2; this ranks it 109th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2015 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2015 about 11,350 people (about 5,700 men and 5,650 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Ravne na Koroškem 48th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 179 people per square kilometre, which was higher than the national average of 102 people per square kilometre.

The number of live births was higher than the number of deaths, which means that natural increase per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 2.4 (in Slovenia 0.4). The number of people who moved from the municipality was higher than the number of people who moved into the municipality, so net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was –2.6. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was –0.3 (in Slovenia 0.6).

The mean age of people in Ravne na Koroškem was 43.8 years, which was higher than the national average (42.6).

As in most Slovene municipalities, in Ravne na Koroškem the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 137 people, aged 65 or more, per 100 people aged 0–14. This ratio shows that the value of the ageing index was higher than the national average of 123. It also shows that the mean age of people in Rečica ob Savinji is growing more rapidly than in Slovenia as a whole. Data by sex show that the ageing index for women was in all Slovene municipalities higher than the ageing index for men. In Ravne na Koroškem – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was the same.

In the school year 2015/2016 basic schools in Ravne na Koroškem were attended by about 900 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 450 pupils. There were 40 students and 9 graduates per 1,000 people in the municipality; in Slovenia the averages were 39 per 1,000 and 9 per 1,000, respectively.

Among people aged 15–64 (i.e. working age population) about 57% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self–employed persons), which is less than the national average (58%).

The registered unemployment rate was 11.2%, which is less than the national average (12.3%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Ravne na Koroškem, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 2% higher than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 26% lower.

In 2015, there were 398 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 52% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 76 m2.

Every other person in Ravne na Koroškem had a car (50 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 9.2 years old.

In 2015, 245 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Ravne na Koroškem, which is 70 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2015 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)179102
Total increase (per 1,000 population)1
Mean age of population (years)4443
Registered unemployment rate (%)1112
Average age of passenger cars (years)910
Data for year 2015 Municipality Slovenia
Area km26320,273
Population11,3552,063,077
Number of persons in paid employment4,435713,076
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)1,0321,013
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)512,44595,298,760