Municipality Bloke, which is part of the Primorsko-notranjska statistical region, measures 75 km2; this ranks it 91th among Slovene municipalities.
Statistical data for 2016 reveal the following:
In the middle of 2016 about 1,540 people (about 820 men and 720 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Bloke 194th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 20.5 people per square kilometre, which was lower than the national average 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 -3.2 (in Slovenia 0.3). 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 negative. It was -7.1. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -10.4 (in Slovenia 0.8).
The mean age of people in Bloke was 43.2 years, which was higher than the national average (42.9).
As in most Slovene municipalities, in Bloke the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 133 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 125. It also shows that the mean age of people in Bloke 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 Bloke – in contrast to most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was exactly the opposite.
In the school year 2016/2024 basic school in Bloke was attended by about 130 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 50 pupils. There were 44 students and 13 graduates per 1,000 people in the municipality; in Slovenia the averages were 39 per 1,000 and 15 per 1,000, respectively.
Among people aged 15–64 (i.e. working age population) about 66% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self-employed persons), which is more than national average (60%).
The registered unemployment rate was 9.5%, which is less than the national average (11.2%). In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, more men than women were unemployed.
In Bloke, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 23% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 19% lower.
In 2015, there were 511 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 72% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 89 m2.
Every other person in Bloke had a car (58 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 10 years old.
In 2016, 241 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Bloke, which is 106 kg less than on average in Slovenia.