Municipality Dol pri Ljubljani

The municipality lies in the far east of the Ljubljana basin between the River Sava and the hills just north of the Ljubljana-Litija road. The area has been settled since old times. Several piers for boats and rafts were built on the river.

Dol pri Ljubljani

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Municipality Dol pri Ljubljani, which is part of the Osrednjeslovenska statistical region, measures 33 km2; this ranks it 167th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2013 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2013 about 5,750 people (about 2,850 men and 2,850 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Dol pri Ljubljani 90th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 172 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 5.6 (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 13.8. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 19.4 (in Slovenia 1.1).

The mean age of people in Dol pri Ljubljani was 38.7 years, which was lower than the national average (42.2).

In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, in Dol pri Ljubljani the number of young people was higher than the number of old people: there were 73 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 Dol pri Ljubljani 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 Dol pri Ljubljani – in contrast to most Slovene municipalities – fewer women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.

Dol pri Ljubljani had 2 kindergarten. They were attended by 292 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 schools in Dol pri Ljubljani were attended by about 570 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 220 pupils. There were 50 students and 12 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 63% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self-employed persons), which is more than the national average of 57%.

The registered unemployment rate was 8.8%, which is less than the national average (13.1%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Dol pri Ljubljani, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 8% higher than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 8% higher.

In 2013, there were 372 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 74% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 96 m2.

About every other person in Dol pri Ljubljani had a car (53 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 8 years old.

In 2013, 186 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Dol pri Ljubljani, which is 134 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2013 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)172102
Total increase (per 1,000 population)191
Mean age of population (years)3942
Registered unemployment rate (%)913
Average age of passenger cars (years)89
Data for year 2013 Municipality Slovenia
Area km23320,273
Population5,7352,059,114
Number of persons in paid employment1,040698,724
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)1,076997
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)185,73990,625,516