Municipality Tišina

The municipality is part of the Pomurska region. The municipality is mostly rural, although there are few “pure” farms, as agriculture is a supplementary activity. In the area there are several gravel pits rich in fishes.

Tišina

Source: Municipality of Tišina (http://www.tisina.si, 7. 7. 2010), author Evelina Katalinić

Municipality Tišina, which is part of the Pomurska statistical region, measures 39 km2; this ranks it 151st among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2013 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2013 about 4,100 people (about 2,050 men and 2,100 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Tišina 119th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 106 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 -0.7 (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 -3.4. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -4.1 (in Slovenia 1.1).

The mean age of people in Tišina was 42.3 years, which was higher than the national average (42.2).

As in most Slovene municipalities, in Tišina the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 112 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 Tišina 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 Tišina – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.

Tišina had 2 kindergarten. They were attended by 122 children or 69% of all children aged 1–5, which was less than the national average of 75%. In the school year 2013/2014 basic schools in Tišina were attended by about 300 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 160 pupils. There were 40 students and 6 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 52% 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 16.5%, which is more than the national average (13.1%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Tišina, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 11% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 8% lower.

In 2013, there were 334 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 84% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 100 m2.

About every other person in Tišina had a car (52 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 10 years old.

In 2013, 211 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Tišina, which is 109 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2013 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)106102
Total increase (per 1,000 population)-41
Mean age of population (years)4242
Registered unemployment rate (%)1713
Average age of passenger cars (years)119
Data for year 2013 Municipality Slovenia
Area km23920,273
Population4,1212,059,114
Number of persons in paid employment260698,724
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)913997
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)13,23790,625,516