Municipality Zavrč, which is part of the Podravska statistical region, measures 19 km2; this ranks it 198th among Slovene municipalities.
Statistical data for 2011 reveal the following:
In the middle of 2011 about 1,650 people (about 900 men and 750 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Zavrč 189th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 85 people per square kilometre, which was lower 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 2.4 (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 23.8. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 26.3 (in Slovenia 2.6).
The mean age of people in Zavrč was 38.7 years, which was lower than the national average (41.8).
In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, in Zavrč the number of young people was higher than the number of old people: there were 77 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 Zavrč 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 Zavrč – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.
Zavrč had 1 kindergarten. It was attended by 36 children or 60% of all children aged 1–5, which was less than the national average of 76%. Various upper secondary schools were attended by about 70 pupils. There were 30 students and 5 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 46% 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 15.3%, which is more than the national average (11.8%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.
In Zavrč, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 25% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 21% lower.
Every 15th 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 506 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 34% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 60 m2.
Every other person in Zavrč had a car (46 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 10 years old.
In 2011, 143 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Zavrč, which is 209 kg less than on average in Slovenia.