Municipality Radenci, which is part of the Pomurska statistical region, measures 34 km2; this ranks it 163rd among Slovene municipalities.
Statistical data for 2010 reveal the following:
In the middle of 2010 about 5,300 people (about 2,600 men and 2,700 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Radenci 98th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 155 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 municipality was negative. It was -2.7 (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 2.8. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 0.2 (in Slovenia 1.6).
The mean age of people in Radenci was 43.4 years, which was higher than the national average (41.6).
As in most Slovene municipalities, in Radenci the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 143 people, aged 65 or more, per 100 people aged 0–14. This ratio shows that the value of the ageing index was higher than the national average of 117. It also shows that the mean age of people in Radenci is growing more rapidly 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 Radenci – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was the same.
Radenci had 3 kindergartens. They were attended by 192 children or 81% of all children aged 1–5, which was more than the national average of 74%. In the school year 2010/2011 elementary schools in Radenci were attended by about 440 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 210 pupils. There were 38 students and 10 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 55% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self-employed persons), which is less than the national average of 59%.
The registered unemployment rate was 14.4%, which is more than the national average (10.7%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.
In Radenci, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 12% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 10% lower.
Every 18th 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 1,081 per capita) was lower than the national average (EUR 2,176 per capita).
In 2010, there were 432 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 64% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 97 m2.
About every other person in Radenci had a car (51 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 8 years old.
In tourist accommodations in the municipality around 30,500 arrivals and 118,200 overnight stays of tourist were recorded, which is approximately 1.0 % of all arrivals and 1.3 % of all overnight stays of tourist in Slovenia.
In 2010, 333 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Radenci, which is 56 kg less than on average in Slovenia.