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Barcelona (080193)
Population (2018)1,620,343
County Barcelonès
Surface area (km2) 101.35
Altitude (m) 13
Longitude (º) 2.178389
Latitude (º) 41.383531

Population

Density of population. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 101.35145.7532,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 15,987.615,469.2236.7
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Population. By sex. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Men 765,9621,075,9973,730,326
Women 854,3811,178,6453,869,739
Total 1,620,3432,254,6427,600,065
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Population. By age groups. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 204,640300,2131,177,134
From 15 to 64 years 1,066,7131,482,0805,001,510
From 65 to 84 years 282,056388,4681,185,318
From 85 years and over 66,93483,881236,103
Total 1,620,3432,254,6427,600,065
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 105,162154,554605,920
From 15 to 64 years 521,437729,6512,515,807
From 65 to 84 years 118,939165,704531,494
From 85 years and over 20,42426,08877,105
Total 765,9621,075,9973,730,326
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 99,478145,659571,214
From 15 to 64 years 545,276752,4292,485,703
From 65 to 84 years 163,117222,764653,824
From 85 years and over 46,51057,793158,998
Total 854,3811,178,6453,869,739
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Population. By place of birth. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Catalonia 950,7411,295,9074,917,988
Rest of Spain 276,859418,4031,301,357
Abroad 392,743540,3321,380,720
Total 1,620,3432,254,6427,600,065
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Population. By nationality. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Spanish 1,326,5561,852,3636,517,966
Foreign 293,787402,2791,082,099
Total 1,620,3432,254,6427,600,065
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Spanish 619,602873,2783,175,354
Foreign 146,360202,719554,972
Total 765,9621,075,9973,730,326
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Spanish 706,954979,0853,342,612
Foreign 147,427199,560527,127
Total 854,3811,178,6453,869,739
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
No qualifications 104,138180,541623,324
Primary level 162,261247,905837,313
Secondary level 678,572976,8333,498,064
University education 444,364511,8661,264,747
Total 1,389,3361,917,1456,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2019
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Men 73,57181,909160,078
Women 74,17182,210156,521
Total 147,742164,119316,599
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Resident population 1,620,8092,248,227:
AFTE seasonal population 85,11336,842:
Total 1,705,9222,285,069:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 105.3101.6:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Resident Students 206,372305,1281,218,873
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 97.093.283.3
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Births. By sex. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Boys 7,29210,30434,462
Girls 6,7039,51932,341
Total 13,99519,82366,803
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Deaths. By sex. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Men 7,71810,47033,075
Women 8,53110,87633,090
Total 16,24921,34666,165
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Marriages. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Total 6,3518,52729,335
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia -9,222-9,945:
Balance with Spain 2,5392,7764,216
Internal migratory net balance -6,683-7,1694,216
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Immigrations 58,85575,320151,878
Emigrations 39,13647,07294,582
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Rest of EU 13,37314,64929,004
Rest of the world 45,48260,671122,874
Total 58,85575,320151,878
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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Population growth. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Crude Birth Rate 8.698.888.88
Crude Death Rate 10.099.568.80
Crude Rate of Natural Increase -1.40-0.680.08
Net Migration Rate 5.356.596.29
Total Growth Rate 3.915.866.32
Units: crude rate per 1,000 inhabitants
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 107,129146,8521,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 6.886.7816.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 -0.760.373.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 7.646.413.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Main 684,078926,5832,944,944
Secondary 38,76942,990470,081
Vacant 88,259109,679448,356
Total 811,1061,079,2523,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Owned 437,631624,8882,188,657
Rented 205,912251,347582,701
Other type 40,53450,348173,586
Total 684,078926,5832,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 192,917272,366538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 348,922484,4791,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 96,794118,656560,379
From 121 m2 and over 45,44551,083369,412
Total 684,078926,5832,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By size. 2011
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
One person 198,052249,997686,810
Two people 230,095308,382933,679
Three people 127,577182,573631,635
Four people and over 128,355185,630692,821
Total 684,078926,5832,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By type of nucleus. 2011
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
One person 198,052249,997686,810
Two people or more without nucleus 37,10946,421100,637
Couple without children 166,475226,802725,737
Couple with children 190,647278,2911,059,975
Father or mother with children 77,680104,625308,995
Two nucleuses or more 14,11520,44762,789
Total 684,078926,5832,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main aggregates and taxes

Gross domestic product (base 2010). 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
GDP (millions of euros) 72,354.582,158.8234,651.4
GDP per capita (thousands of euros) 45.137.131.3
GDP per capita (Catalonia index=100) 144.0123.2100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Gross value added (base 2010). By sectors. 2016
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Agriculture 16.817.11,987.3
Industry 5,409.86,834.343,515.0
Construction 2,263.72,867.49,806.2
Services 56,031.465,671.8150,927.5
Total 63,721.775,390.5206,236.0
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross value added (base 2010). Industry. By branches. 2016
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Mining industries, energy, water and waste 2,208.72,633.26,657.4
Food, textiles, wood, publishing, chemicals and rubber 1,938.82,431.322,226.9
Metallurgy, machinery, electrical and transport material 1,262.41,769.814,630.8
Total 5,409.86,834.343,515.0
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross value added (base 2010). Services. By branches. 2016
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Trade 8,616.611,222.731,080.7
Transport, information and communications 8,369.79,076.417,370.1
Hostelry 4,920.45,487.912,131.4
Financial and insurance activities 2,972.83,424.47,501.1
Real estate, technical and adm. activities 17,097.019,997.644,840.8
Public administration and other services 14,054.816,462.838,003.4
Total 56,031.465,671.8150,927.5
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross disposable household income (base 2010). 2016
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
GDHI (thousands of euros) 33,109,03442,467,074126,837,019
GDHI per capita (thousands of euros) 20.719.217.0
GDHI per capita (Catalonia index=100) 122.1112.9100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2016
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 27,64625,59823,074
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 8,5857,6626,327
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Number of receipts :::
Taxable base by receipt (euros) :::
Integral quota by receipt (euros) :::
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 631,040604,846516,035
Real assets (%) 34.835.037.4
Financial assets (%) 65.265.062.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Cultivated land 661758792,425
Permanent pasture 2027355,107
Total 6807851,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 480533511,150
Fruit trees 3032110,819
Olives 7598101,236
Vines 759361,391
Others 117,829
Total 661758792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Without land 001,519
With land 547059,320
Total 547060,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Without livestock 516547,172
With livestock 3513,667
Total 547060,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Bovine 00544,135
Ovine 05600,082
Caprine 02571,748
Porcine 006,742,638
Avian 222243,890,563
Female rabbits 00335,054
Equine 8819,352
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Housing construction. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 1503021,013
Housing starts 1,3733,23511,340
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Territori i Sostenibilitat. Secretaria d'Habitatge i Millora Urbana.
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Tourist accommodation. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Hotels 7257393,040
Hotel beds 78,46279,439313,788
Campsites 00351
Campsite places 00271,908
Rural tourism 562,465
Rural tourism beds 455619,527
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Estate cars 565,130784,0983,481,340
Motorcycles 242,336293,189807,080
Industrial vehicles 100,263138,850774,949
Others 17,59223,670159,406
Total 925,3211,239,8075,222,775
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Employed population 681,377918,9333,033,916
Unemployed population 188,958290,3431,052,138
Active population 870,3351,209,2764,086,055
Inactive population 731,5981,020,3463,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 1,389,3361,917,1456,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Contributors to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. 03/2019
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Men 348,523484,7221,742,579
Women 343,405464,6051,520,752
Total 691,928949,3273,263,331
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. 03/2019
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Total 735,9251,008,1083,434,533
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 03/2019
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Agriculture 2602659,465
Industry 68,28285,315443,755
Construction 26,55537,127140,930
Services 886,1061,009,7912,182,099
Total 981,2031,132,4982,776,249
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Affiliations to S. S. self-employed system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 03/2019
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Agriculture 20424723,162
Industry 5,9227,99443,278
Construction 8,45813,00767,962
Services 109,341135,959416,138
Total 123,925157,207550,540
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By size of centre. 03/2019
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 359,755423,6411,260,836
From 51 to 250 workers 209,061240,204655,066
From 251 workers and over 412,387468,653860,347
Total 981,2031,132,4982,776,249
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 03/2019
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Total 76,71790,510260,649
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Total 398,662545,7321,701,954
Average pension (euros) 1,121.381,091.271,007.89
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Agriculture 325.0511.19,105.7
Industry 5,319.99,156.944,929.4
Construction 4,612.98,548.933,585.7
Services 56,960.884,950.3278,823.7
Without previous employment 3,555.66,670.226,547.9
Total 70,774.2109,837.4392,992.4
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Men 32,017.549,321.3169,755.2
Women 38,756.760,516.2223,237.2
Total 70,774.2109,837.4392,992.4
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Culture and sports

Population of 2 years and over. By knowledge of Catalan. 2011
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Understand 1,501,2622,058,2686,949,344
Speak 1,137,8161,487,9465,345,484
Read 1,246,5551,653,6365,750,348
Write 835,0801,092,6944,069,219
Do not understand 72,056129,239356,728
Total 1,573,3182,187,5087,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2016
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Public 4161453
Others 163171394
Total 204232847
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2018
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Pavilions 82124940
Multisport courts 5758745,703
Multisport fields 881381,646
Sports halls 1,2331,6667,227
Indoor swimming pools 158196881
Athelitcs tracks 91392
Other facilities 1,6622,23624,895
Total 4,6426,26349,443
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Electors 1,161,1401,597,4245,376,553
Participation (%) 60.659.058.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Electors 1,125,8381,560,6645,554,455
Participation (%) 81.680.879.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Electors 1,136,3521,570,6055,519,912
Participation (%) 67.666.763.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Electors 1,145,4881,575,6705,318,296
Participation (%) 51.048.847.6
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.281.231.39
Selective collection (%) 35.532.639.9
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2017
BarcelonaBarcelonèsCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 7551,42015,166
Industrial waste (tonnes) 165,686.08216,727.863,793,347.50
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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