Municipality Ravne na Koroškem, which is part of the Koroška statistical region, measures 63 km2; this ranks it 109th among Slovene municipalities.
Statistical data for 2013 reveal the following:
In the middle of 2013 about 11,450 people (about 5,750 men and 5,700 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Ravne na Koroškem 48th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 180 people per square kilometre, which was higher than the national average of 102 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 1.3 (in Slovenia 0.9). 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 -12.2. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -10.9 (in Slovenia 1.1).
The mean age of people in Ravne na Koroškem was 43.2 years, which was higher than the national average (42.2).
As in most Slovene municipalities, in Ravne na Koroškem the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 133 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 Ravne na Koroškem 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 Ravne na Koroškem – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was the same.
Ravne na Koroškem had 3 kindergarten. They were attended by 383 children or 74% of all children aged 1–5, which was less than the national average of 75%. In the school year 2013/2014 basic schools in Ravne na Koroškem were attended by about 840 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 460 pupils. There were 50 students and 9 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 54% 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 14.2%, which is more than the national average (13.1%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.
In Ravne na Koroškem, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 1% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings were approximately the same as the national average
In 2013, there were 397 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 52% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 77 m2.
Every other person in Ravne na Koroškem had a car (50 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 9 years old.
In 2013, 225 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Ravne na Koroškem, which is 95 kg less than on average in Slovenia.