Municipality Trnovska vas

Trnovska vas

Source: Municipality of Trnovska vas (, 28. 6. 2010), archives of the municipality of Trnovska vas

Municipality Trnovska vas, which is part of the Podravska statistical region, measures 23 km2; this ranks it 195th among Slovene municipalities.

Statistical data for 2021 reveal the following:

In the middle of 2021 about 1,380 people (about 700 men and 670 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Trnovska vas 198th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 60 people per square kilometre, which was lower than the national average of 104 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 3.6 (in Slovenia -2.0). 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 3.6. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -16.0 (in Slovenia -0.9).

The mean age of people in Trnovska vas was 40.6 years, which was lower than the national average (43.8).

In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, in Trnovska vas the number of young people was higher than the number of old people: there were 82 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 139. It also shows that the mean age of people in Trnovska vas is growing more slowly than in Slovenia as a whole. Data by sex show that the ageing index for women was in all municipalities except in five (Črna na Koroškem, Dobrovnik/Dobronak, Jezersko, Loški Potok in Mislinja) higher than the ageing index for men. In Trnovska vas – in contrast to most Slovene municipalities – less women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was the same.

Trnovska vas had 1 kindergarten, which was attended by 52 children. Of all children in the municipality aged 1–5, 79% were included in kindergartens, which was less than the national average of 81%. In the school year 2021/22 elementary school in Trnovska vas was attended by about 90 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 60 pupils. There were 32 students and 8 graduates per 1,000 people in the municipality; in Slovenia the averages were 39 per 1,000 and 8 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 less than the national average (67%).

In Trnovska vas, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 27% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; net earnings were about 23% lower.

Among 1,000 inhabitants in the municipality, 600 had a passenger car. The car was on average 12 years old.

In 2021, 302 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Trnovska vas, which is 63 kg less than on average in Slovenia.

Population pyramid for 2021

The population pyramid is a graphical illustration of the age and sex structure of the population. The length of an individual bar in the chart represents the share of population in an individual age group. If you position the cursor on a single line, the share is displayed. The share of the male population is shown on the left side and of the female population on the right side of the pyramid.

Surface area (sq. km) - 1 January 23 20,271
Population - Total - 1 July 1,375 2,107,007
Population density - 1 July 60 104
Mean age (years) - 1 July 40.6 43.8
Total increase per 1,000 population -16.0 -0.9
Number of persons in paid employment (by work place) 112 804,432
Employment rate (%) 62.9 66.7
Average monthly net earnings per person (EUR) 971.76 1,270.3
Turnover of enterprises (1,000 EUR) 7,037 137,819,826
Average age of passenger cars - 31 December 11.6 10.6

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