Municipality Hajdina

The municipality covers several terraces on the right side of the Drava river. It is an important crossing of roads from all directions. There is also the hydroelectric power station named Zlatoličje. It is a rather agricultural municipality.

Hajdina

Source: Municipality of Hajdina (http://www.hajdina.si, 23. 6. 2010), archives of the municipality of Hajdina

Municipality Hajdina, which is part of the Podravska statistical region, measures 22 km2; this ranks it 196th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2009 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2009 about 3,800 people (about 1,900 men and 1,900 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Hajdina 134th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 171 people per square kilometre, which was higher than the national average of 101 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 muncipality was negative. It was -0.3 (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 12.6. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 12.3 (in Slovenia 7.2).

The mean age of people in Hajdina was 41.8 years, which was higher than the national average (41.4 years). 

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

Hajdina had no kindergarten. However, of all children aged 1–5, 69% were included in kindergartens, which was less than the national average of 72%. In the school year 2009/10 elementary school in Hajdina was attended by about 250 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 130 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 59% 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 9.4%, which is more than the national average (9.1%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Hajdina, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 20% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 17% lower.

Every 18th 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.

The value of gross investment in new fixed assets in the municipality (EUR 7,543 per capita) was higher than the national average (EUR 2,564 per capita). 

In 2009, there were 368 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 63% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 84 m2.

About every other person in Hajdina had a car (54 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 8 years old.

In 2009, 196 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Hajdina, which is 208 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2009 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)171101
Total increase (per 1,000 population)127
Mean age of population (years)4241
Registered unemployment rate (%)99
Average age of passenger cars (years)88
Data for year 2009 Municipality Slovenia
Area km22220,273
Population3,7382,042,335
Number of persons in paid employment565767,373
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)768930
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)39,73383,060,213