Municipality Ig, which is part of the Osrednjeslovenska statistical region, measures 99 km2; this ranks it 71st among Slovene municipalities.
Statistical data for 2013 reveal the following:
In the middle of 2013 about 7,000 people (about 3,500 men and 3,500 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Ig 74th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 71 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 5.7 (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 -1.3. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 4.4 (in Slovenia 1.1).
The mean age of people in Ig was 39.9 years, which was lower than the national average (42.2).
In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, in Ig the number of young people was higher than the number of old people: there were 81 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 Ig 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 Ig – in contrast to most Slovene municipalities – fewer women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.
Ig had 6 kindergarten. They were attended by 326 children or 75% of all children aged 1–5, which was the same as the national average.. In the school year 2013/2014 basic schools in Ig were attended by about 530 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 230 pupils. There were 40 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 61% 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 8.7%, which is less than the national average (13.1%). In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, more men than women were unemployed.
In Ig, 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 376 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 67% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 92 m2.
About every other person in Ig had a car (53 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 9 years old.
In 2013, 200 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Ig, which is 120 kg less than on average in Slovenia.