Hrastnik municipality

Hrastnik municipality in numbers

59 km2 površin
9140 prebivalcev
475 podjetij
1607 povp. bruto plača
61 % delovne aktivnosti
Hrastnik municipality is a part of the Zasavje development region. It extends on 59 km2. According to the area the Hrastnik municipality ranks 118th place among all the Slovenian municipalities.
The last available statistical data reveal the following image of the municipality Hrastnik:
  • the municipality had about 9.140 inhabitants (approximately 4.519 men and 4.612 women). According to the population municipality ranks 56th among Slovenian municipalities. On a square kilometre of the municipality area lived an average of 156 inhabitants. So the population density in the municipality is higher than in the whole Slovenia (103 inhabitants per km2).
  • The number of live births was lower than the number of deaths. Natural increase per 1000 inhabitants was negative, -4,7 (in whole Slovenia -0,6). The number of those who have moved out of the municipality, was higher than the number of people who have moved into the municipality. Net migration per 1.000 inhabitants in the municipality was positive, amounted to 0,4. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1.000 inhabitants in the municipality was negative, -4,3 (in Slovenia 7,2).
  • The average age of residents was 46,2 years, higher than the average age of people in Slovenia (43,3 years).
  • Among the municipality residents the number of elderly - as in the majority of Slovenian municipalities – was higher than the number of young people: per 100 people aged 0 to 14 years lived 179 people, aged 65 or more. This ratio shows that the value of the municipalities aging index is higher than the value of the Slovenian aging index (which was 131). It also shows that the average age of municipality inhabitants rises, on average, faster than in Slovenia. Data by gender show that the value of the aging index for women in all Slovenian municipalities is higher than the value of the aging index for men. In the municipality is – as in the majority of Slovenian municipalities – among women more women which were aged 65 years or more, than women who were aged less than 15 years; among men the picture is similar.
  • In the municipality 4 kindergartens are operating and are attended by 292 children. Of all the children, aged 1 – 5 years, in the municipality, 74,8% of them attend kindergarten, which is less than in all Slovenian kindergartens together (81,2%). The local elementary schools in the school year 2019/2020 educated about 671 pupils. Various secondary schools were attended by about 299 pupils. Among 1.000 inhabitants of the municipality there were on average 33 students and 7 graduates; in Slovenia there were among 1.000 inhabitants on average 37 students and 8 graduates.
  • Among people aged 15 to 64 years (ie. Working age population) approximately 60% are employed or self-employed (ie. Employment), which is less than the Slovenian average (65%).
  • Average monthly salary (gross earnings) per person, employed by legal persons, were in the municipality about 8,4% lower than the annual average monthly salary (gross earnings) in Slovenia, in net earnings about 6,3%.
  • In the year under review there were 452 apartments per 1.000 inhabitants in the municipality. About 45% of apartments had at least three rooms (ie. three or more). The average size of the apartment was 66 m2.
  • Every second person in the municipality had a car (516 cars per 1000 inhabitants); the cars were on average 10 years old.
  • During the year the municipality collected 314 kg of municipal waste per capita, which is 45 kg less than the Slovenian average.


Zasavje region