Municipality Lukovica

Lukovica

Source: Gradovi.net (http://www.gradovi.net, 28. 6. 2010), author Gorazd Žagar

Municipality Lukovica, which is part of the osrednjeslovenska statistical region, measures 75 km2; this ranks it 92th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2015 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2015 about 5,700 people (about 2,900 men and 2,850 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Lukovica 93th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 76 people per square kilometre, which was lower 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 8.1 (in Slovenia 0.4). The number of people who moved from the municipality was lower than the number of people who moved into the municipality, so net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 1.9. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 10 (in Slovenia 0.6).

The mean age of people in Lukovica was 38.8 years, which was lower than the national average (42.6).

in contrast to most Slovene municipalities, in Lukovica the number of young people was higher than the number of old people: there were 77 people, aged 65 or more, per 100 people aged 0–14. This ratio shows that the value of the ageing index was lower than the national average of 123. It also shows that the mean age of people in Majšperk 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 Lukovica – in contrast to most Slovene municipalities – fewer women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.

In the school year 2015/2016 basic schools in Lukovica were attended by about 550 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 300 pupils. There were 40 students and 10 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 64% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self–employed persons), which is more than the national average (58%).

The registered unemployment rate was 7.3%, which is less than the national average (12.3%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Lukovica, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 3% higher than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 19% lower.

In 2015, there were 324 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 76% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 93 m2.

Every other person in Lukovica had a car (56 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 9.8 years old.

In 2015, 352 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Lukovica, which is 37 kg more than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2015 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)76102
Total increase (per 1,000 population)101
Mean age of population (years)3943
Registered unemployment rate (%)712
Average age of passenger cars (years)1010
Data for year 2015 Municipality Slovenia
Area km27520,273
Population5,7022,063,077
Number of persons in paid employment1,110713,076
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)1,0041,013
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)451,95895,298,760