Litija municipality

Litija municipality in numbers

221 km2 površin
15429 prebivalcev
1236 podjetij
1476 povp. bruto plača
70 % delovne aktivnosti
Litija municipality is a part of the Zasavje development region. It extends on 221 km2. According to the area the Litija municipality ranks 24nd place among all the Slovenian municipalities.
Statistical data available reveal the following image of the municipality Trbovlje:
  • In the year under review, the municipality had about 15.429 inhabitants (approximately 7.768 men and 7.661 women). On a square kilometre of the municipality area lived an average of 70 inhabitants. So the population density in the municipality is lower 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, -0,3 (in Slovenia -0,6). The number of those who have moved out of the municipality, was lower than the number of people who have moved into the municipality. Net migration per 1.000 inhabitants in the municipality was pozitive, amounted to 9,8. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1.000 inhabitants in the municipality was positive, 9,5 (in Slovenia 7,2).
  • The average age of residents was 41,7 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 104 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 11 kindergartens are operating and are attended by 707 children. Of all the children, aged 1 – 5 years, in the municipality, 86,3 % of them attend kindergarten, which is more than in all Slovenian kindergartens together (81,2%). The local elementary schools in the school year 2019/2020 educated about 1.474 pupils. Various secondary schools were attended by about 494 pupils. Among 1.000 inhabitants of the municipality there were on average 35 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 63% 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 15,8 % lower than the annual average monthly salary (gross earnings) in Slovenia and in net earnings also about 13,4 % lower.
  • in the year under review there were 388 apartments per 1.000 inhabitants in the municipality. About 61% of apartments had at least three rooms (ie. three or more). The average size of the apartment was 82 m2.
  • Every second person in the municipality had a car (542 cars per 1000 inhabitants); the cars were on average 10 years old.
  • During the year the municipality collected 257 kg of municipal waste per capita, which is 102 kg less than the Slovenian average.


Zasavje region