Municipality Odranci

The municipality Odranci along the Mura river is the smallest Slovenian municipality by area. It is mostly oriented into agriculture, especially field crops farming and livestock production.

Odranci

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Municipality Odranci, which is part of the Pomurska statistical region, measures 7 km2; this ranks it 211th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2012 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2012 about 1,650 people (about 850 men and 800 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Odranci 190th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 239 people per square kilometre, which was higher than the national average of 101 people per square kilometre.

The number of live births was the same as the number of deaths, which means that natural increase per 1,000 population in the municipality was zero (in Slovenia 1.3). The number of people who moved from the municipality was higher than the number of people who moved into the municipality, so net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -16.3. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -16.3 (in Slovenia 1.6).

The mean age of people in Odranci was 40.4 years, which was lower than the national average (42).

In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, in Odranci the number of young people was higher than the number of old people: there were 98 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 118. It also shows that the mean age of people in Odranci 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 Odranci – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.

Odranci had 1 kindergarten. It was attended by 66 children or 72% of all children aged 1–5, which was less than the national average of 75%. In the school year 2012/2013 basic school in Odranci was attended by about 130 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 60 pupils. There were 50 students and 7 graduates per 1,000 people in the municipality; in Slovenia the averages were 47 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 57%.

The registered unemployment rate was 13.9%, which is more than the national average (12%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Odranci, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 28% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 24% lower.

In 2012, there were 310 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 84% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 114 m2.

Every other person in Odranci had a car (45 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 9 years old.

In 2012, 237 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Odranci, which is 90 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2012 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)239101
Total increase (per 1,000 population)-162
Mean age of population (years)4042
Registered unemployment rate (%)1412
Average age of passenger cars (years)99
Data for year 2012 Municipality Slovenia
Area km2720,273
Population1,6522,056,262
Number of persons in paid employment626717,043
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)754991
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)106,02890,739,422