Municipality Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah

The municipality extends over the hilly area of the central Slovenske gorice hills. Population is occupied mostly with filed crop production, livestock production, fruit growing and wine growing; there is also some tourism.

Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah

Source: Municipality of Sveti Andraž v Slovenskih goricah (http://www.sv-andraz.si, 26. 6. 2010), archives of the municipality of Sv. Andraž v Slov. goricah

Municipality Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah, which is part of the Podravska statistical region, measures 18 km2; this ranks it 203rd among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2013 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2013 about 1,150 people (about 600 men and 550 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah 204th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 65 people per square kilometre, which was lower 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 7 (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 14.8. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 21.7 (in Slovenia 1.1).

The mean age of people in Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah was 40.0 years, which was lower than the national average (42.2).

In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, in Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah the number of young people was higher than the number of old people: there were 93 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 119. It also shows that the mean age of people in Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah 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 Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.

Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah had 1 kindergarten. It was attended by 33 children or 67% of all children aged 1–5, which was less than the national average of 75%. In the school year 2013/2014 basic school in Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah was attended by about 60 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 50 pupils. There were 50 students and 5 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 10.6%, which is less than the national average (13.1%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 8% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 6% lower.

In 2013, there were 386 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 67% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 85 m2.

About every other person in Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah had a car (53 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 10 years old.

In 2013, 153 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Sveti Andraž v Slov. goricah, which is 167 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2013 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)65102
Total increase (per 1,000 population)221
Mean age of population (years)4042
Registered unemployment rate (%)1113
Average age of passenger cars (years)99
Data for year 2013 Municipality Slovenia
Area km21820,273
Population1,1512,059,114
Number of persons in paid employment49698,724
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)935997
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)6,58990,625,516