Municipality Trnovska vas

The municipality is part of the Podravska region where arable land offers good conditions for agriculture. The most important activities in agriculture are cattle and pig production, and growing of vegetables and plants.

Trnovska vas

Source: Municipality of Trnovska vas (http://www.trnovska-vas.si, 28. 6. 2010), archives of the municipality of Trnovska vas

Municipality Trnovska vas, which is part of the Podravska statistical region, measures 23 km2; this ranks it 195th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2013 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2013 about 1,350 people (about 700 men and 650 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Trnovska vas 198th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 59 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 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 -0.7. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was zero (in Slovenia 1.1).

The mean age of people in Trnovska vas was 39.1 years, which was lower than the national average (42.2).

In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, in Trnovska vas the number of young people was higher than the number of old people: there were 77 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 Trnovska vas 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 Trnovska vas – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.

Trnovska vas had 1 kindergarten. It was attended by 55 children or 72% of all children aged 1–5, which was less than the national average of 75%. In the school year 2013/2014 basic school in Trnovska vas was attended by about 80 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 50 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 53% 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 10.3%, which is less than the national average (13.1%). In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, more men than women were unemployed.

In Trnovska vas, 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 355 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 69% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 80 m2.

Every other person in Trnovska vas had a car (51 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 11 years old.

In 2013, 164 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Trnovska vas, which is 156 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2013 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)59102
Total increase (per 1,000 population)01
Mean age of population (years)3942
Registered unemployment rate (%)1013
Average age of passenger cars (years)99
Data for year 2013 Municipality Slovenia
Area km22320,273
Population1,3462,059,114
Number of persons in paid employment85698,724
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)893997
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)4,19490,625,516