Municipality Rogašovci

The municipality Rogašovci is part of north-eastern Slovenia and borders Austria. Organic wine growing, fruit growing, bee keeping and agriculture in general are main activities of the population in the municipality.

Rogašovci

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Municipality Rogašovci, which is part of the Pomurska statistical region, measures 40 km2; this ranks it 147th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2008 reveal the following:

At the end of 2008 about 3,300 people (about 1,600 men and 1,700 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Rogašovci 147th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 81 people per square kilometre, which was lower than the national average of 100 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 -5.2 (in Slovenia 1.7). 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 4.3. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -0.9 (in Slovenia 10.9).

The mean age of people in Rogašovci was 40.9 years, which was lower than the national average (41.3 years). 

As in most Slovene municipalities, in Rogašovci the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 116 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 118. It also shows that the mean age of people in Rogašovci 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 Rogašovci – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.

Rogašovci had 3 kindergartens. They were attended by 73 children. Of all children aged 1–5, 57% were included in kindergartens, which was less than the national average of 70%. In the school year 2008/09 elementary schools in Rogašovci were attended by about 240 pupils. About 140 pupils from the municipality attended various secondary schools. There were 40 students and 6 graduates per 1,000 people in the municipality; in Slovenia the averages were 55 per 1,000 and 8 per 1,000, respectively.

Among people aged 15–64 (i.e. working age population) about 45% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self-employed persons), which is less than the national average of 62%.

The registered unemployment rate was 19.6%, which is more than the national average (6.7%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Rogašovci, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 14% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 10% lower.

Every 10th person in the municipality was receiving at least one financial social assistance. In Slovenia as a whole every 28th person received at least one financial social assistance.

The value of gross investment in new fixed assets in the municipality (EUR 82 per capita) was lower than the national average (EUR 3,165 EUR per capita). 

In 2008, there were 357 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 60% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 88 m2.

Every other person in Rogašovci had a car (47 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 9 years old.

In 2008, 151 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Rogašovci, which is 268 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2008 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)81100
Total increase (per 1,000 population)-111
Mean age of population (years)4141
Registered unemployment rate (%)207
Average age of passenger cars (years)98
Data for year 2008 Municipality Slovenia
Area km24020,273
Population3,2402,032,362
Number of persons in paid employment224789,863
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)813900
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)14,52895,786,283