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Population

Density of population. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 735.0032,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 552.8236.7
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Population. By sex. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 202,4273,730,326
Women 203,8623,869,739
Total 406,2897,600,065
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Population. By age groups. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 68,5251,177,134
From 15 to 64 years 270,9875,001,510
From 65 to 84 years 56,9161,185,318
From 85 years and over 9,861236,103
Total 406,2897,600,065
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 35,253605,920
From 15 to 64 years 137,4952,515,807
From 65 to 84 years 26,314531,494
From 85 years and over 3,36577,105
Total 202,4273,730,326
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 33,272571,214
From 15 to 64 years 133,4922,485,703
From 65 to 84 years 30,602653,824
From 85 years and over 6,496158,998
Total 203,8623,869,739
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Population. By place of birth. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Catalonia 279,1224,917,988
Rest of Spain 75,3441,301,357
Abroad 51,8231,380,720
Total 406,2897,600,065
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Population. By nationality. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Spanish 372,0396,517,966
Foreign 34,2501,082,099
Total 406,2897,600,065
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Spanish 184,1003,175,354
Foreign 18,327554,972
Total 202,4273,730,326
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Spanish 187,9393,342,612
Foreign 15,923527,127
Total 203,8623,869,739
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
No qualifications 34,409623,324
Primary level 39,876837,313
Secondary level 197,8993,498,064
University education 51,6041,264,747
Total 323,7886,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2019
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 4,667160,078
Women 4,218156,521
Total 8,885316,599
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2017
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Resident population 403,259:
AFTE seasonal population -13,643:
Total 389,616:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 96.6:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2017/18
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Resident Students 73,2771,218,873
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 76.683.3
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Births. By sex. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Boys 1,71132,408
Girls 1,56030,766
Total 3,27163,174
Source: Idescat. Natural movement of population.
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Deaths. By sex. 2017
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 1,47733,075
Women 1,45033,090
Total 2,92766,165
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Marriages. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Total 1,66927,026
Source: Idescat. Natural movement of population.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia 956:
Balance with Spain -139-2,689
Internal migratory net balance 817-2,689
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Immigrations 5,318177,216
Emigrations 2,28578,003
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Rest of EU 61229,029
Rest of the world 4,706148,187
Total 5,318177,216
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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Population growth
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Crude Birth Rate. 2018 8.048.34
Crude Death Rate. 2017 7.258.80
Crude Rate of Natural Increase. 2017 1.500.08
Net Migration Rate. 2017 6.996.29
Total Growth Rate. 2017 8.476.32
Units: crude rate per 1,000 inhabitants
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 79,4691,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 2216.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 6.113.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 15.913.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Main 148,7102,944,944
Secondary 11,187470,081
Vacant 16,489448,356
Total 176,3863,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Owned 119,3272,188,657
Rented 21,277582,701
Other type 8,106173,586
Total 148,7102,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 :538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 71,4681,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 31,098560,379
From 121 m2 and over 27,394369,412
Total 148,7102,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By size. 2011
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
One person 27,895686,810
Two people 45,411933,679
Three people 34,999631,635
Four people and over 40,405692,821
Total 148,7102,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By type of nucleus. 2011
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
One person 27,895686,810
Two people or more without nucleus 3,330100,637
Couple without children 36,506725,737
Couple with children 62,4761,059,975
Father or mother with children 14,929308,995
Two nucleuses or more 3,57462,789
Total 148,7102,944,944
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
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
GDP (millions of euros) 12,315.8234,651.4
GDP per capita (thousands of euros) 30.831.3
GDP per capita (Catalonia index=100) 102.3100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Gross value added (base 2010). By sectors. 2016
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Agriculture 44.61,987.3
Industry 4,654.643,515.0
Construction 443.59,806.2
Services 6,158.5150,927.5
Total 11,301.2206,236.0
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross value added (base 2010). Industry. By branches. 2016
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Mining industries, energy, water and waste 195.96,657.4
Food, textiles, wood, publishing, chemicals and rubber 3,200.022,226.9
Metallurgy, machinery, electrical and transport material 1,258.714,630.8
Total 4,654.643,515.0
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross value added (base 2010). Services. By branches. 2016
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Trade 1,705.531,080.7
Transport, information and communications 421.417,370.1
Hostelry 311.312,131.4
Financial and insurance activities 317.87,501.1
Real estate, technical and adm. activities 1,972.344,840.8
Public administration and other services 1,430.238,003.4
Total 6,158.5150,927.5
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross disposable household income (base 2010). 2016
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
GDHI (thousands of euros) 6,646,514126,837,019
GDHI per capita (thousands of euros) 16.617.0
GDHI per capita (Catalonia index=100) 97.8100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2016
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 22,45623,074
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 5,5186,327
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Number of receipts 264,5455,806,207
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 68,300.769,999.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 502.9483.3
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 442,027516,035
Real assets (%) 40.837.4
Financial assets (%) 59.262.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Cultivated land 11,085792,425
Permanent pasture 4,218355,107
Total 15,3031,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 10,261511,150
Fruit trees 130110,819
Olives 315101,236
Vines 14161,391
Others 2387,829
Total 11,085792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Without land 491,519
With land 93459,320
Total 98360,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Without livestock 50547,172
With livestock 47813,667
Total 98360,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Bovine 24,896544,135
Ovine 20,686600,082
Caprine 2,80471,748
Porcine 97,4956,742,638
Avian 338,22043,890,563
Female rabbits 14,705335,054
Equine 82919,352
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Housing construction. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 991,394
Housing starts 82714,517
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
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Hotels 673,040
Hotel beds 3,873313,788
Campsites 8351
Campsite places 2,739271,908
Rural tourism 602,465
Rural tourism beds 47719,527
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Estate cars 211,5483,527,529
Motorcycles 36,287834,704
Industrial vehicles 45,933789,515
Others 9,651163,812
Total 303,4195,315,560
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Employed population 165,4493,033,916
Unemployed population 60,5391,052,138
Active population 225,9894,086,055
Inactive population 172,8373,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 323,7886,223,448
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. 06/2019
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 97,9281,800,381
Women 82,3081,556,197
Total 180,2363,356,578
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. 06/2019
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Total 187,3363,519,898
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 06/2019
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Agriculture 2749,918
Industry 39,135449,820
Construction 6,940142,128
Services 72,5942,243,250
Total 118,9432,845,116
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
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Agriculture 49023,116
Industry 3,01141,567
Construction 4,45668,342
Services 21,683421,596
Total 29,640554,621
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
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 66,4271,291,022
From 51 to 250 workers 34,528676,945
From 251 workers and over 17,988877,149
Total 118,9432,845,116
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 06/2019
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Total 12,582264,106
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Total 82,9591,701,954
Average pension (euros) 1,028.271,007.89
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 37,871732,256
Women 36,117765,940
Total 73,9881,498,196
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Agriculture 277.29,105.7
Industry 3,446.744,929.4
Construction 1,635.733,585.7
Services 14,971.8278,823.7
Without previous employment 1,454.326,547.9
Total 21,785.7392,992.4
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 8,956.3169,755.2
Women 12,829.4223,237.2
Total 21,785.7392,992.4
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
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Understand 373,8746,949,344
Speak 293,5735,345,484
Read 310,9195,750,348
Write 226,3984,069,219
Do not understand 15,189356,728
Total 389,0637,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2016
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Public 29453
Others 9394
Total 38847
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2018
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Pavilions 52940
Multisport courts 3215,703
Multisport fields 891,646
Sports halls 3797,227
Indoor swimming pools 45881
Athelitcs tracks 692
Other facilities 1,31224,895
Total 2,49349,443
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Electors 292,5805,376,553
Participation (%) 57.758.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Electors 296,4745,554,455
Participation (%) 83.579.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Electors 292,8265,519,912
Participation (%) 67.063.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Electors 291,5665,318,296
Participation (%) 47.647.6
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2017
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.261.39
Selective collection (%) 38.239.9
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2017
Vallès OrientalCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 1,47015,166
Industrial waste (tonnes) 358,107.483,793,347.50
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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