Municipality Radovljica

The municipality covers the Radovljica basin, Dobrave and Jelovica. In the municipality some small enterprises are active in craft, trade and services. Radovljica is the birthplace of the writer Anton Tomaž Linhart.

Radovljica

Source: Wikipedija (http://sl.wikipedia.org, 22. 6. 2010), CC Lars Plougmann

Municipality Radovljica, which is part of the Gorenjska statistical region, measures 119 km2; this ranks it 52nd among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2011 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2011 about 18,950 people (about 9,100 men and 9,850 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Radovljica 21st among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 160 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 0.9 (in Slovenia 1.6). 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 3.1. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 4.0 (in Slovenia 2.6).

The mean age of people in Radovljica was 42.5 years, which was higher than the national average (41.8).

As in most Slovene municipalities, in Radovljica the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 130 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 Radovljica 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 Radovljica – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was the same.

Radovljica had 8 kindergartens. They were attended by 812 children or 76% of all children aged 1–5, which was the same as the national average. In the school year 2011/2012 basic schools in Radovljica were attended by about 1,400 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 730 pupils. There were 50 students and 10 graduates per 1,000 people in the municipality; in Slovenia the averages were 51 per 1,000 and 10 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 the same as the national average.

The registered unemployment rate was 8.4%, which is less than the national average (11.8%). In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, more men than women were unemployed.

In Radovljica, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 11% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 9% lower.

Every 53rd person in the municipality was receiving at least one financial social assistance. In Slovenia as a whole every 24th person received at least one financial social assistance.

In 2011, there were 378 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 71% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 90 m2.

About every other person in Radovljica had a car (52 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 8 years old.

In tourist accommodations in the municipality around 41,900 arrivals and 111,000 overnight stays of tourist were recorded, which is approximately 1.3% of all arrivals and 1.2% of all overnight stays of tourist in Slovenia.

In 2011, 315 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Radovljica, which is 37 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2011 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)160101
Total increase (per 1,000 population)43
Mean age of population (years)4342
Registered unemployment rate (%)812
Average age of passenger cars (years)88
Data for year 2011 Municipality Slovenia
Area km211920,273
Population18,9322,052,496
Number of persons in paid employment5,699729,050
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)897987
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)496,55990,789,676