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Figueres (170669)
Population (2018)46,381
County Alt Empordà
Surface area (km2) 19.30
Altitude (m) 39
Longitude (º) 2.962414
Latitude (º) 42.266500

Population

Density of population. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 19.301,357.5432,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 2,403.2103.5236.7
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Population. By sex. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 22,91770,4303,730,326
Women 23,46470,1393,869,739
Total 46,381140,5697,600,065
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Population. By age groups. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 8,36922,8681,177,134
From 15 to 64 years 30,98392,1125,001,510
From 65 to 84 years 5,78521,4661,185,318
From 85 years and over 1,2444,123236,103
Total 46,381140,5697,600,065
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 4,30111,636605,920
From 15 to 64 years 15,67947,1642,515,807
From 65 to 84 years 2,56010,181531,494
From 85 years and over 3771,44977,105
Total 22,91770,4303,730,326
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 4,06811,232571,214
From 15 to 64 years 15,30444,9482,485,703
From 65 to 84 years 3,22511,285653,824
From 85 years and over 8672,674158,998
Total 23,46470,1393,869,739
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Population. By place of birth. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Catalonia 26,04783,7134,917,988
Rest of Spain 6,33318,7671,301,357
Abroad 14,00138,0891,380,720
Total 46,381140,5697,600,065
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Population. By nationality. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 34,213106,9136,517,966
Foreign 12,16833,6561,082,099
Total 46,381140,5697,600,065
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 16,52753,0003,175,354
Foreign 6,39017,430554,972
Total 22,91770,4303,730,326
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 17,68653,9133,342,612
Foreign 5,77816,226527,127
Total 23,46470,1393,869,739
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
No qualifications 3,27910,188623,324
Primary level 6,48118,803837,313
Secondary level 21,25168,0523,498,064
University education 5,10317,3881,264,747
Total 36,116114,4306,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2019
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 1,0973,173160,078
Women 9673,067156,521
Total 2,0646,240316,599
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2017
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Resident population 45,961139,705:
AFTE seasonal population -48719,509:
Total 45,474159,214:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 98.9114.0:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2017/18
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Resident Students 8,10422,6691,218,873
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 92.777.583.3
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Births. By sex. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Boys 27468432,408
Girls 25061430,766
Total 5241,29863,174
Source: Idescat. Natural movement of population.
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Deaths. By sex. 2017
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 17860733,075
Women 17453433,090
Total 3521,14166,165
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Marriages. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 17053427,026
Source: Idescat. Natural movement of population.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia -176-163:
Balance with Spain -8-64-2,689
Internal migratory net balance -184-227-2,689
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Immigrations 1,2993,550177,216
Emigrations 8122,20078,003
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Rest of EU 17282829,029
Rest of the world 1,1272,722148,187
Total 1,2993,550177,216
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 11,42939,7181,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 29.4733.3316.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 6.033.673.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 23.4429.6613.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Main 17,59754,6662,944,944
Secondary 76952,715470,081
Vacant 2,5759,612448,356
Total 20,941116,9933,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Owned 10,85837,9032,188,657
Rented 5,75212,689582,701
Other type 9874,072173,586
Total 17,59754,6662,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 :7,313538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 9,61222,9031,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 4,35413,452560,379
From 121 m2 and over 1,60710,996369,412
Total 17,59754,6662,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By size. 2011
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
One person 4,39612,491686,810
Two people 5,67218,356933,679
Three people 3,75811,305631,635
Four people and over 3,77112,514692,821
Total 17,59754,6662,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By type of nucleus. 2011
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
One person 4,39612,491686,810
Two people or more without nucleus 9061,981100,637
Couple without children 4,38115,206725,737
Couple with children 5,78518,9031,059,975
Father or mother with children 1,7315,102308,995
Two nucleuses or more 39898262,789
Total 17,59754,6662,944,944
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
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
GDP (millions of euros) :3,084.7234,651.4
GDP per capita (thousands of euros) :22.631.3
GDP per capita (Catalonia index=100) :75.2100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Gross value added (base 2010). By sectors. 2016
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 2.5104.31,987.3
Industry 93.6364.343,515.0
Construction 48.6215.99,806.2
Services 798.12,146.1150,927.5
Total 942.92,830.6206,236.0
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross disposable household income (base 2010). 2016
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
GDHI (thousands of euros) 564,6151,781,022126,837,019
GDHI per capita (thousands of euros) 12.613.117.0
GDHI per capita (Catalonia index=100) 74.476.9100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2016
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 19,40819,39723,074
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 4,7644,9926,327
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Number of receipts 32,864147,4655,806,207
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 59,816.165,811.269,999.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 475.2487.8483.3
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 446,009412,751516,035
Real assets (%) 37.639.937.4
Financial assets (%) 62.460.162.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Cultivated land 93037,342792,425
Permanent pasture 6710,123355,107
Total 99747,4651,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 84930,637511,150
Fruit trees 182,084110,819
Olives 622,185101,236
Vines 11,92361,391
Others 05137,829
Total 93037,342792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Without land 3511,519
With land 401,92259,320
Total 431,97360,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Without livestock 271,30947,172
With livestock 1666413,667
Total 431,97360,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Bovine 1,55242,179544,135
Ovine 96035,925600,082
Caprine 72,10671,748
Porcine 11,601406,8056,742,638
Avian 43,4211,698,32843,890,563
Female rabbits 565,294335,054
Equine 1298219,352
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Housing construction. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 001,394
Housing starts 5932114,517
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
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Hotels 222313,040
Hotel beds 1,42414,673313,788
Campsites 133351
Campsite places 15035,322271,908
Rural tourism 01562,465
Rural tourism beds 01,32019,527
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Estate cars 22,99379,8573,527,529
Motorcycles 3,26516,658834,704
Industrial vehicles 5,13223,880789,515
Others 5694,029163,812
Total 31,959124,4245,315,560
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Employed population 17,12153,2283,033,916
Unemployed population 7,95621,9181,052,138
Active population 25,07775,1454,086,055
Inactive population 19,12363,1303,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 36,116114,4306,223,448
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
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 10,34833,0701,800,381
Women 8,48727,2601,556,197
Total 18,83560,3303,356,578
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. 06/2019
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 19,68962,9273,519,898
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 06/2019
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 171939,918
Industry 1,2125,071449,820
Construction 7113,033142,128
Services 9,14732,3522,243,250
Total 11,08740,6492,845,116
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
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 6379223,116
Industry 20478141,567
Construction 3892,08168,342
Services 2,3328,990421,596
Total 2,98812,644554,621
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
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 7,46428,6131,291,022
From 51 to 250 workers 2,1828,533676,945
From 251 workers and over 1,4413,503877,149
Total 11,08740,6492,845,116
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 06/2019
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 1,7006,276264,106
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 8,09125,2481,701,954
Average pension (euros) 880.1838.651,007.89
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 3,36810,978732,256
Women 3,72111,027765,940
Total 7,08922,0051,498,196
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 176.0338.79,105.7
Industry 186.8483.844,929.4
Construction 317.0760.033,585.7
Services 2,379.45,554.0278,823.7
Without previous employment 310.3510.426,547.9
Total 3,369.57,646.8392,992.4
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 1,524.13,436.9169,755.2
Women 1,845.44,209.9223,237.2
Total 3,369.57,646.8392,992.4
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
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Understand 40,595127,1286,949,344
Speak 29,05797,0185,345,484
Read 31,997103,6915,750,348
Write 22,61674,4544,069,219
Do not understand 2,4058,014356,728
Total 43,000135,1427,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2016
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Public 19453
Others 45394
Total 514847
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2018
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Pavilions 222940
Multisport courts 291705,703
Multisport fields 151011,646
Sports halls 561897,227
Indoor swimming pools 417881
Athelitcs tracks 1392
Other facilities 401,04024,895
Total 1781,87049,443
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 26,76788,4695,376,553
Participation (%) 48.657.658.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 27,12986,2265,554,455
Participation (%) 74.478.779.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 26,56285,2055,519,912
Participation (%) 57.360.763.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 26,14186,6205,318,296
Participation (%) 41.844.847.6
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2017
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.262.181.39
Selective collection (%) 24.537.039.9
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2017
FigueresAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 4128315,166
Industrial waste (tonnes) 4,079.9919,317.833,793,347.50
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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