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Population

Density of population. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 145.7532,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 15,469.2236.7
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Population. By sex. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Men 1,075,9973,730,326
Women 1,178,6453,869,739
Total 2,254,6427,600,065
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Population. By age groups. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 300,2131,177,134
From 15 to 64 years 1,482,0805,001,510
From 65 to 84 years 388,4681,185,318
From 85 years and over 83,881236,103
Total 2,254,6427,600,065
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 154,554605,920
From 15 to 64 years 729,6512,515,807
From 65 to 84 years 165,704531,494
From 85 years and over 26,08877,105
Total 1,075,9973,730,326
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 145,659571,214
From 15 to 64 years 752,4292,485,703
From 65 to 84 years 222,764653,824
From 85 years and over 57,793158,998
Total 1,178,6453,869,739
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Population. By place of birth. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Catalonia 1,295,9074,917,988
Rest of Spain 418,4031,301,357
Abroad 540,3321,380,720
Total 2,254,6427,600,065
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Population. By nationality. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Spanish 1,852,3636,517,966
Foreign 402,2791,082,099
Total 2,254,6427,600,065
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Spanish 873,2783,175,354
Foreign 202,719554,972
Total 1,075,9973,730,326
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Spanish 979,0853,342,612
Foreign 199,560527,127
Total 1,178,6453,869,739
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
BarcelonèsCatalunya
No qualifications 180,541623,324
Primary level 247,905837,313
Secondary level 976,8333,498,064
University education 511,8661,264,747
Total 1,917,1456,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2019
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Men 81,909160,078
Women 82,210156,521
Total 164,119316,599
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2017
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Resident population 2,248,227:
AFTE seasonal population 36,842:
Total 2,285,069:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 101.6:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. 2017
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Resident Students 305,1281,218,873
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 93.283.3
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Births. By sex. 2017
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Boys 10,30434,462
Girls 9,51932,341
Total 19,82366,803
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Deaths. By sex. 2017
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Men 10,47033,075
Women 10,87633,090
Total 21,34666,165
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Marriages. 2017
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Total 8,52729,335
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2017
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia -9,945:
Balance with Spain 2,7764,216
Internal migratory net balance -7,1694,216
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2017
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Immigrations 75,320151,878
Emigrations 47,07294,582
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2017
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Rest of EU 14,64929,004
Rest of the world 60,671122,874
Total 75,320151,878
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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Population growth. 2017
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Crude Birth Rate 8.888.88
Crude Death Rate 9.568.80
Crude Rate of Natural Increase -0.680.08
Net Migration Rate 6.596.29
Total Growth Rate 5.866.32
Units: crude rate per 1,000 inhabitants
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 146,8521,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 6.7816.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 0.373.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 6.413.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Main 926,5832,944,944
Secondary 42,990470,081
Vacant 109,679448,356
Total 1,079,2523,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Owned 624,8882,188,657
Rented 251,347582,701
Other type 50,348173,586
Total 926,5832,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 272,366538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 484,4791,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 118,656560,379
From 121 m2 and over 51,083369,412
Total 926,5832,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By size. 2011
BarcelonèsCatalunya
One person 249,997686,810
Two people 308,382933,679
Three people 182,573631,635
Four people and over 185,630692,821
Total 926,5832,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By type of nucleus. 2011
BarcelonèsCatalunya
One person 249,997686,810
Two people or more without nucleus 46,421100,637
Couple without children 226,802725,737
Couple with children 278,2911,059,975
Father or mother with children 104,625308,995
Two nucleuses or more 20,44762,789
Total 926,5832,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main aggregates and taxes

Gross domestic product (base 2010). 2016
BarcelonèsCatalunya
GDP (millions of euros) 82,158.8234,651.4
GDP per capita (thousands of euros) 37.131.3
GDP per capita (Catalonia index=100) 123.2100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Gross value added (base 2010). By sectors. 2016
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Agriculture 17.11,987.3
Industry 6,834.343,515.0
Construction 2,867.49,806.2
Services 65,671.8150,927.5
Total 75,390.5206,236.0
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross value added (base 2010). Industry. By branches. 2016
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Mining industries, energy, water and waste 2,633.26,657.4
Food, textiles, wood, publishing, chemicals and rubber 2,431.322,226.9
Metallurgy, machinery, electrical and transport material 1,769.814,630.8
Total 6,834.343,515.0
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross value added (base 2010). Services. By branches. 2016
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Trade 11,222.731,080.7
Transport, information and communications 9,076.417,370.1
Hostelry 5,487.912,131.4
Financial and insurance activities 3,424.47,501.1
Real estate, technical and adm. activities 19,997.644,840.8
Public administration and other services 16,462.838,003.4
Total 65,671.8150,927.5
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross disposable household income (base 2010). 2016
BarcelonèsCatalunya
GDHI (thousands of euros) 42,467,074126,837,019
GDHI per capita (thousands of euros) 19.217.0
GDHI per capita (Catalonia index=100) 112.9100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2016
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 25,59823,074
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 7,6626,327
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Number of receipts 1,535,5555,806,207
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 91,979.569,999.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 607.5483.3
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 604,846516,035
Real assets (%) 35.037.4
Financial assets (%) 65.062.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Cultivated land 758792,425
Permanent pasture 27355,107
Total 7851,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 533511,150
Fruit trees 32110,819
Olives 98101,236
Vines 9361,391
Others 17,829
Total 758792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Without land 01,519
With land 7059,320
Total 7060,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Without livestock 6547,172
With livestock 513,667
Total 7060,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Bovine 0544,135
Ovine 5600,082
Caprine 2571,748
Porcine 06,742,638
Avian 2243,890,563
Female rabbits 0335,054
Equine 819,352
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Housing construction. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 6941,394
Housing starts 3,58914,517
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
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Hotels 7553,040
Hotel beds 83,071313,788
Campsites 0351
Campsite places 0271,908
Rural tourism 02,465
Rural tourism beds 019,527
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Estate cars 784,6993,527,529
Motorcycles 300,660834,704
Industrial vehicles 139,002789,515
Others 24,110163,812
Total 1,248,4715,315,560
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Employed population 918,9333,033,916
Unemployed population 290,3431,052,138
Active population 1,209,2764,086,055
Inactive population 1,020,3463,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 1,917,1456,223,448
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
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Men 484,7221,742,579
Women 464,6051,520,752
Total 949,3273,263,331
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. 03/2019
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Total 1,008,1083,434,533
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 06/2019
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Agriculture 3169,918
Industry 86,214449,820
Construction 37,614142,128
Services 1,019,0992,243,250
Total 1,143,2432,845,116
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. 06/2019
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Agriculture 24423,116
Industry 7,90641,567
Construction 13,16668,342
Services 137,172421,596
Total 158,488554,621
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. 06/2019
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 426,4981,291,022
From 51 to 250 workers 240,872676,945
From 251 workers and over 475,873877,149
Total 1,143,2432,845,116
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 06/2019
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Total 90,689264,106
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Total 545,7321,701,954
Average pension (euros) 1,091.271,007.89
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Men 224,257732,256
Women 257,953765,940
Total 482,2101,498,196
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Agriculture 511.19,105.7
Industry 9,156.944,929.4
Construction 8,548.933,585.7
Services 84,950.3278,823.7
Without previous employment 6,670.226,547.9
Total 109,837.4392,992.4
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Men 49,321.3169,755.2
Women 60,516.2223,237.2
Total 109,837.4392,992.4
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
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Understand 2,058,2686,949,344
Speak 1,487,9465,345,484
Read 1,653,6365,750,348
Write 1,092,6944,069,219
Do not understand 129,239356,728
Total 2,187,5087,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2016
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Public 61453
Others 171394
Total 232847
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2018
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Pavilions 124940
Multisport courts 8745,703
Multisport fields 1381,646
Sports halls 1,6667,227
Indoor swimming pools 196881
Athelitcs tracks 1392
Other facilities 2,23624,895
Total 6,26349,443
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Electors 1,597,4245,376,553
Participation (%) 59.058.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Electors 1,560,6645,554,455
Participation (%) 80.879.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Electors 1,570,6055,519,912
Participation (%) 66.763.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Electors 1,575,6705,318,296
Participation (%) 48.847.6
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2017
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.231.39
Selective collection (%) 32.639.9
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2017
BarcelonèsCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 1,42015,166
Industrial waste (tonnes) 216,727.863,793,347.50
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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