Municipality Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah

The municipality was separated from the Lenart municipality. It belongs among smaller Slovenian municipalities and includes 8 settlements. On the top of a smaller hill in the municipality’s centre there is a baroque church.

Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah

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Municipality Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah, which is part of the Podravska statistical region, measures 26 km2; this ranks it 188th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2009 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2009 about 2,200 people (about 1,100 men and 1,100 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah 180th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 85 people per square kilometre, which was lower than the national average of 101 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 muncipality was zero (in Slovenia 1.5). 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 4.5. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 4.5 (in Slovenia 7.2).

The mean age of people in Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah was 40.4 years, which was lower than the national average (41.4 years). 

As in most Slovene municipalities, in Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 106 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 Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah 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 Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.

Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah had 1 kindergarten. It was attended by 56 children or 66% of all children aged 1–5, which was less than the national average of 72%. In the school year 2009/10 elementary school in Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah was attended by about 170 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 120 pupils. There were 50 students and 6 graduates per 1,000 people in the municipality; in Slovenia the averages were 56 per 1,000 and 9 per 1,000, respectively.

Among people aged 15–64 (i.e. working age population) about 58% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self-employed persons), which is less than the national average of 61%.

The registered unemployment rate was 8.3%, which is less than the national average (9.1%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 8% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 5% lower.

Every 24th person in the municipality was receiving at least one financial social assistance. In Slovenia as a whole every 23rd person received at least one financial social assistance.

In 2009, there were 363 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 71% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 89 m2.

About every third person in Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah had a car (41 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 8 years old.

In 2009, 263 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Sveta Trojica v Slov. goricah, which is 141 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2009 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)85101
Total increase (per 1,000 population)57
Mean age of population (years)4041
Registered unemployment rate (%)89
Average age of passenger cars (years)88
Data for year 2009 Municipality Slovenia
Area km22620,273
Population2,2252,042,335
Number of persons in paid employment142767,373
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)880930
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)10,56083,060,213