Municipality Tišina

The municipality is part of the Pomurska region. The municipality is mostly rural, although there are few “pure” farms, as agriculture is a supplementary activity. In the area there are several gravel pits rich in fishes.

Tišina

Source: Municipality of Tišina (http://www.tisina.si, 7. 7. 2010), author Evelina Katalinić

Municipality Tišina, which is part of the Pomurska statistical region, measures 39 km2; this ranks it 151st among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2011 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2011 about 4,150 people (about 2,050 men and 2,100 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Tišina 120th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 107 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 -0.7 (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 2.4. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 1.7 (in Slovenia 2.6).

The mean age of people in Tišina was 41.9 years, which was higher than the national average (41.8).

As in most Slovene municipalities, in Tišina the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 112 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 Tišina 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 Tišina – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.

Tišina had 1 kindergarten. It was attended by 94 children or 84% of all children aged 1–5, which was more than the national average of 76%. In the school year 2011/2012 basic schools in Tišina were attended by about 300 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 170 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 54% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self-employed persons), which is less than the national average of 58%.

The registered unemployment rate was 18.7%, which is more than the national average (11.8%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Tišina, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 6% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 4% lower.

Every 14th 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 330 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 84% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 99 m2.

Every other person in Tišina had a car (51 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 9 years old.

In 2011, 207 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Tišina, which is 145 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2011 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)107101
Total increase (per 1,000 population)23
Mean age of population (years)4242
Registered unemployment rate (%)1912
Average age of passenger cars (years)98
Data for year 2011 Municipality Slovenia
Area km23920,273
Population4,1582,052,496
Number of persons in paid employment286729,050
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)946987
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)14,60590,789,676