Municipality Tabor

The municipality Tabor lies at the south edge of the Lower Savinja valley and includes 7 settlements. The prevailing activity of persons in employment is agriculture; many people work in the neighbouring municipalities.

Tabor

Source: Archives SURS, 2010

Municipality Tabor, which is part of the Savinjska statistical region, measures 35 km2; this ranks it 160th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2008 reveal the following:

At the end of 2008 about 1,600 people (about 800 men and 800 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Tabor 194th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 43 people per square kilometre, which was lower than the national average of 100 people per square kilometre.

The number of live births was the same as the number of deaths, which means that natural increase per 1,000 population in the municipality was zero (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 17.1. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 17.1 (in Slovenia 10.9).

The mean age of people in Tabor was 41.1 years, which was lower than the national average (41.3 years). 

As in most Slovene municipalities, in Tabor 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 Tabor 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 Tabor – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.

Tabor had 1 kindergarten. It was attended by 45 children. Of all children aged 1–5, 74% were included in kindergartens, which was more than the national average of 70%. In the school year 2008/09 elementary school in Tabor was attended by about 70 pupils. About 80 pupils from the municipality attended various secondary schools. There were 70 students and 4 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 57% 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 7.8%, which is more than the national average (6.7%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Tabor, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 11% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 6% lower.

Every 30th 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.

In 2008, there were 364 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 60% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 74 m2.

About every other person in Tabor had a car (52 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 10 years old.

In 2008, 215 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Tabor, which is 204 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

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Indicators for year 2008 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)43100
Total increase (per 1,000 population)1711
Mean age of population (years)4141
Registered unemployment rate (%)87
Average age of passenger cars (years)108
Data for year 2008 Municipality Slovenia
Area km23520,273
Population1,5102,032,362
Number of persons in paid employment73789,863
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)842900
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)8,11195,786,283