Municipality Cirkulane

Cirkulane

Source: SOkol ARSO (http://nfp-si.eionet.europa.eu/sokol, 23. 6. 2010), author Marjan Šenica

Municipality Cirkulane, which is part of the podravska statistical region, measures 32 km2; this ranks it 171th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2015 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2015 about 2,300 people (about 1,200 men and 1,100 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Cirkulane 175th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 72 people per square kilometre, which was lower than the national average of 102 people per square kilometre.

The number of live births was lower than the number of deaths, which means that natural increase per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was –3.5 (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 –18.6. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was –22.1 (in Slovenia 0.6).

The mean age of people in Cirkulane was 43 years, which was higher than the national average (42.6).

As in most Slovene municipalities, in Cirkulane the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 123 people, aged 65 or more, per 100 people aged 0–14. This ratio shows that the value of the ageing index was the same as the national average (123). It also shows that the mean age of people in Črenšovci is growing more slowly 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 Cirkulane – 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 school in Cirkulane was attended by about 150 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 100 pupils. There were 20 students and 7 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 56% 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 12.3%, which is the same as the national average. As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Cirkulane, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 16% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 19% lower.

In 2015, there were 637 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 34% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 57 m2.

Every other person in Cirkulane had a car (51 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 10.7 years old.

In 2015, 129 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Cirkulane, which is 186 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2015 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)72102
Total increase (per 1,000 population)-221
Mean age of population (years)4343
Registered unemployment rate (%)1212
Average age of passenger cars (years)1110
Data for year 2015 Municipality Slovenia
Area km23220,273
Population2,3122,063,077
Number of persons in paid employment231713,076
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)8771,013
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)11,24195,298,760