Municipality Zreče

The municipality is part of Pohorje mountains and has in the central part very heterogeneous surface with ravines and sunless slopes. The municipality is an important tourist area because of the Rogla tourist resort and the Zreče spa.

Zreče

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Municipality Zreče, which is part of the Savinjska statistical region, measures 67 km2; this ranks it 102th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2012 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2012 about 6,400 people (about 3,300 men and 3,150 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Zreče 81th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 96 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 1.7 (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 -4.7. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -3 (in Slovenia 1.6).

The mean age of people in Zreče was 40.0 years, which was lower than the national average (42).

In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, in Zreče the number of young people was higher than the number of old people: there were 85 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 Zreče 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 Zreče – in contrast to most Slovene municipalities – fewer women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was the same.

Zreče had 3 kindergartens. They were attended by 260 children or 71% of all children aged 1–5, which was less than the national average of 75%. In the school year 2012/2013 basic schools in Zreče were attended by about 580 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 330 pupils. There were 50 students and 8 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 63% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self-employed persons), which is more than the national average of 57%.

The registered unemployment rate was 10.4%, which is less than the national average (12%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

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

In 2012, there were 414 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 63% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 81 m2.

About every other person in Zreče had a car (52 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 9 years old.

In 2012, 257 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Zreče, which is 70 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

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Indicators for year 2012 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)96101
Total increase (per 1,000 population)-32
Mean age of population (years)4042
Registered unemployment rate (%)1012
Average age of passenger cars (years)99
Data for year 2012 Municipality Slovenia
Area km26720,273
Population6,4072,056,262
Number of persons in paid employment3,746717,043
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)888991
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)306,05390,739,422