Municipality Hajdina

The municipality covers several terraces on the right side of the Drava river. It is an important crossing of roads from all directions. There is also the hydroelectric power station named Zlatoličje. It is a rather agricultural municipality.

Hajdina

Source: Municipality of Hajdina (http://www.hajdina.si, 23. 6. 2010), archives of the municipality of Hajdina

Municipality Hajdina, which is part of the Podravska statistical region, measures 22 km2; this ranks it 196th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2013 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2013 about 3,750 people (about 1,850 men and 1,900 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Hajdina 135th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 171 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 2.9 (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 -4.8. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -1.9 (in Slovenia 1.1).

The mean age of people in Hajdina was 42.7 years, which was higher than the national average (42.2).

As in most Slovene municipalities, in Hajdina the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 121 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 Hajdina 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 Hajdina – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was the same.

Hajdina had 1 kindergarten. It was attended by 112 children or 73% of all children aged 1–5, which was less than the national average of 75%. In the school year 2013/2014 basic school in Hajdina was attended by about 230 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 160 pupils. There were 40 students and 7 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 57% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self-employed persons), which is the same as the national average.

The registered unemployment rate was 10.3%, which is less than the national average (13.1%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.

In Hajdina, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 28% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 25% lower.

In 2013, there were 359 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 71% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 92 m2.

About every other person in Hajdina had a car (56 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 10 years old.

In 2013, 189 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Hajdina, which is 131 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid
Indicators for year 2013 Municipality Slovenia
Density of population (per km2)171102
Total increase (per 1,000 population)-21
Mean age of population (years)4342
Registered unemployment rate (%)1013
Average age of passenger cars (years)109
Data for year 2013 Municipality Slovenia
Area km22220,273
Population3,7362,059,114
Number of persons in paid employment535698,724
Average monthly net earnings per person in paid employment (EUR)747997
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR)48,18090,625,516