Municipality Naklo

The municipality is situated on the Kranj plain in the centre of the Naklo valley. Due to its good traffic connections, the area can boast well-developed small businesses, intensive farming and tourism.

Naklo

Source: STO (http://www.slovenia.info, 18. 6. 2010), author Mirko Kunšič

Municipality Naklo, which is part of the Gorenjska statistical region, measures 28 km2; this ranks it 185th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2010 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2010 about 5,250 people (about 2,600 men and 2,650 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Naklo 100th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 185 people per square kilometre, which was higher than the national average of 101 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 4.2 (in Slovenia 1.8). 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 0.8. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 5.0 (in Slovenia 1.6).

The mean age of people in Naklo was 40.2 years, which was lower than the national average (41.6).

In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, in Naklo the number of young people was higher than the number of old people: there were 97 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 117. It also shows that the mean age of people in Naklo 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 Naklo – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.

Naklo had 2 kindergartens. They were attended by 183 children or 62% of all children aged 1–5, which was less than the national average of 74%. In the school year 2010/2011 elementary schools in Naklo were attended by about 540 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 260 pupils. There were 57 students and 9 graduates per 1,000 people in the municipality; in Slovenia the averages were 52 per 1,000 and 10 per 1,000, respectively.

Among people aged 15–64 (i.e. working age population) about 60% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self-employed persons), which is more than the national average of 59%.

The registered unemployment rate was 7.5%, which is less than the national average (10.7%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Naklo, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 7% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 6% lower.

Every 58th person in the municipality was receiving at least one financial social assistance. In Slovenia as a whole every 22nd person received at least one financial social assistance.

The value of gross investment in new fixed assets in the municipality (EUR 1,253 per capita) was lower than the national average (EUR 2,176 per capita).

In 2010, there were 341 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 75% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 97 m2.

About every other person in Naklo had a car (55 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 8 years old.

In 2010, 353 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Naklo, which is 36 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

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Indicators for year 2010 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)185101
Total increase (per 1,000 population)52
Mean age of population (years)4042
Registered unemployment rate (%)811
Average age of passenger cars (years)88
Data for year 2010 Municipality Slovenia
Area km22820,273
Population5,2322,049,261
Number of persons in paid employment2,112747,194
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)911967
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)515,20986,705,208