Municipality Radenci

The municipality covers mostly the area by the right bank of the Mura river and it is mostly hilly. It is known by the mineral water called Radenska, health resort and tourism, wines from Kapela hills and local food.

Radenci

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Municipality Radenci, which is part of the Pomurska statistical region, measures 34 km2; this ranks it 164th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2013 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2013 about 5,250 people (about 2,550 men and 2,650 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Radenci 99th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 154 people per square kilometre, which was higher than the national average of 102 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 -7.4 (in Slovenia 0.9). 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 0.2. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -7.3 (in Slovenia 1.1).

The mean age of people in Radenci was 44.7 years, which was higher than the national average (42.2).

As in most Slovene municipalities, in Radenci the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 160 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 119. It also shows that the mean age of people in Radenci 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 Radenci – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was the same.

Radenci had 3 kindergarten. They were attended by 180 children or 75% of all children aged 1–5, which was the same as the national average.. In the school year 2013/2014 basic schools in Radenci were attended by about 410 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 180 pupils. There were 40 students and 7 graduates per 1,000 people in the municipality; in Slovenia the averages were 44 per 1,000 and 9 per 1,000, respectively.

Among people aged 15–64 (i.e. working age population) about 51% 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 14.9%, which is more than the national average (13.1%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Radenci, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 12% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 10% lower.

In 2013, there were 413 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 71% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 88 m2.

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

In 2013, 333 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Radenci, which is 13 kg more than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2013 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)154102
Total increase (per 1,000 population)-71
Mean age of population (years)4542
Registered unemployment rate (%)1513
Average age of passenger cars (years)109
Data for year 2013 Municipality Slovenia
Area km23420,273
Population5,2362,059,114
Number of persons in paid employment1,052698,724
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)897997
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)69,33190,625,516