Municipality Dol pri Ljubljani

The municipality lies in the far east of the Ljubljana basin between the River Sava and the hills just north of the Ljubljana-Litija road. The area has been settled since old times. Several piers for boats and rafts were built on the river.

Dol pri Ljubljani

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Municipality Dol pri Ljubljani, which is part of the Osrednjeslovenska statistical region, measures 33 km2; this ranks it 167th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2010 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2010 about 5,400 people (about 2,700 men and 2,700 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Dol pri Ljubljani 93rd among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 162 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 5.4 (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 15.2. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 20.6 (in Slovenia 1.6).

The mean age of people in Dol pri Ljubljani was 38.5 years, which was lower than the national average (41.6).

In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, in Dol pri Ljubljani the number of young people was higher than the number of old people: there were 71 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 Dol pri Ljubljani 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 Dol pri Ljubljani – in contrast to most Slovene municipalities – fewer women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was the same.

Dol pri Ljubljani had 2 kindergartens. They were attended by 229 children or 75% of all children aged 1–5, which was more than the national average of 74%. In the school year 2010/2011 elementary schools in Dol pri Ljubljani were attended by about 510 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 240 pupils. There were 52 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 64% 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 6.0%, which is less than the national average (10.7%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Dol pri Ljubljani, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 14% higher than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 10% higher.

Every 78th 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 656 per capita) was lower than the national average (EUR 2,176 per capita).

In 2010, there were 346 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 65% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 86 m2.

About every other person in Dol pri Ljubljani had a car (53 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 8 years old.

In 2010, 315 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Dol pri Ljubljani, which is 74 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2010 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)162101
Total increase (per 1,000 population)212
Mean age of population (years)3942
Registered unemployment rate (%)611
Average age of passenger cars (years)88
Data for year 2010 Municipality Slovenia
Area km23320,273
Population5,3992,049,261
Number of persons in paid employment941747,194
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)1,066967
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)183,78686,705,208