Municipality Lovrenc na Pohorju, which is part of the Podravska statistical region, measures 84 km2; this ranks it 82nd among Slovene municipalities.
Statistical data for 2013 reveal the following:
In the middle of 2013 about 3,100 people (about 1,550 men and 1,550 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Lovrenc na Pohorju 153rd among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 37 people per square kilometre, which was lower 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 -1 (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 7.7. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was positive. It was 6.7 (in Slovenia 1.1).
The mean age of people in Lovrenc na Pohorju was 43.0 years, which was higher than the national average (42.2).
As in most Slovene municipalities, in Lovrenc na Pohorju the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 126 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 Lovrenc na Pohorju 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 Lovrenc na Pohorju – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was the same.
Lovrenc na Pohorju had 1 kindergarten. It was attended by 94 children or 62% of all children aged 1–5, which was less than the national average of 75%. In the school year 2013/2014 basic school in Lovrenc na Pohorju was attended by about 230 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 110 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 56% 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 13.1%, which is the same as the national average. As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.
In Lovrenc na Pohorju, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 22% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 19% lower.
In 2013, there were 401 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 57% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 81 m2.
Every other person in Lovrenc na Pohorju had a car (48 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 9 years old.
In 2013, 196 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Lovrenc na Pohorju, which is 124 kg less than on average in Slovenia.