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Balaguer (250404)
Population (2019)17,162
County Noguera
Surface area (km2) 57.32
Altitude (m) 233
Longitude (º) 0.807586
Latitude (º) 41.791661

Population

Density of population. 2019
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 57.321,784.0732,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 299.421.7239.0
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Population. By sex. 2019
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Men 8,74620,0403,770,123
Women 8,41618,7303,905,094
Total 17,16238,7707,675,217
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Population. By age groups. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 2,9085,6651,177,134
From 15 to 64 years 10,96824,5605,001,510
From 65 to 84 years 2,3566,6651,185,318
From 85 years and over 6091,818236,103
Total 16,84138,7087,600,065
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 1,5012,913605,920
From 15 to 64 years 5,78013,2002,515,807
From 65 to 84 years 1,0353,122531,494
From 85 years and over 20369877,105
Total 8,51919,9333,730,326
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 1,4072,752571,214
From 15 to 64 years 5,18811,3602,485,703
From 65 to 84 years 1,3213,543653,824
From 85 years and over 4061,120158,998
Total 8,32218,7753,869,739
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Population. By place of birth. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Catalonia 11,20728,8884,917,988
Rest of Spain 1,8733,2501,301,357
Abroad 3,7616,5701,380,720
Total 16,84138,7087,600,065
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Population. By nationality. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Spanish 13,21432,4736,517,966
Foreign 3,6276,2351,082,099
Total 16,84138,7087,600,065
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Spanish 6,43616,3453,175,354
Foreign 2,0833,588554,972
Total 8,51919,9333,730,326
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Spanish 6,77816,1283,342,612
Foreign 1,5442,647527,127
Total 8,32218,7753,869,739
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
No qualifications 1,9713,541623,324
Primary level 2,0215,739837,313
Secondary level 8,06919,9013,498,064
University education 1,6584,3421,264,747
Total 13,71733,5236,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2019
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Men 3541,191160,078
Women 3631,222156,521
Total 7172,413316,599
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Resident population 16,84138,708:
AFTE seasonal population -626-1,137:
Total 16,21537,571:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 96.397.1:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2018/19
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Resident Students 3,0256,0401,227,695
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 90.976.383.1
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Boys 8915532,623
Girls 6814430,943
Total 15729963,566
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Deaths. By sex. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Men 8025233,352
Women 8523133,210
Total 16548366,562
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Marriages. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Total 5111327,738
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia 46-91:
Balance with Spain 2312-2,689
Internal migratory net balance 69-79-2,689
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Immigrations 498735177,216
Emigrations 22535778,003
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Rest of EU 14923129,029
Rest of the world 349504148,187
Total 498735177,216
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 3,5095,2131,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 23.2213.9616.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 3.1-1.723.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 20.1215.6813.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Main 6,30415,2882,944,944
Secondary 3713,638470,081
Vacant 1,5864,391448,356
Total 8,26123,3173,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Owned 4,59011,3052,188,657
Rented 1,4512,558582,701
Other type :1,424173,586
Total 6,30415,2882,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 ::538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 3,4566,4411,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 1,5734,590560,379
From 121 m2 and over :3,007369,412
Total 6,30415,2882,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By size. 2011
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
One person 1,3823,475686,810
Two people 1,8834,576933,679
Three people 1,3153,396631,635
Four people and over 1,7243,842692,821
Total 6,30415,2882,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By type of nucleus. 2011
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
One person 1,3823,475686,810
Two people or more without nucleus :512100,637
Couple without children 1,4763,788725,737
Couple with children 2,3415,7211,059,975
Father or mother with children 6861,369308,995
Two nucleuses or more :42262,789
Total 6,30415,2882,944,944
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
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
GDP (millions of euros) 359.4988.3234,680.0
GDP per capita (thousands of euros) 21.725.831.2
GDP per capita (Catalonia index=100) 69.682.8100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Gross value added (base 2010). By sectors. 2017
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Agriculture 8.5194.72,318.7
Industry 84.8211.945,202.1
Construction 25.268.611,162.9
Services 211.1431.2156,544.8
Total 329.6906.4215,228.5
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross disposable household income (base 2010). 2016
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
GDHI (thousands of euros) 216,918541,132126,837,019
GDHI per capita (thousands of euros) 13.214.117.0
GDHI per capita (Catalonia index=100) 77.983.1100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2017
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 20,99818,45023,760
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 6,4635,0846,513
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Number of receipts 12,37333,2065,806,207
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 42,559.941,076.069,999.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 452.0311.4483.3
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 398,355356,202516,035
Real assets (%) 31.434.737.4
Financial assets (%) 68.665.362.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Cultivated land 4,39466,288792,425
Permanent pasture 44618,768355,107
Total 4,84085,0561,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 3,90358,705511,150
Fruit trees 3265,424110,819
Olives 731,579101,236
Vines 7645961,391
Others 151207,829
Total 4,39466,288792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Without land 111041,519
With land 1612,95659,320
Total 1723,06060,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Without livestock 1162,11447,172
With livestock 5694613,667
Total 1723,06060,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Bovine 4,23631,583544,135
Ovine 17442,485600,082
Caprine 442,34771,748
Porcine 30,768919,3746,742,638
Avian 155,3643,366,36243,890,563
Female rabbits 80821,757335,054
Equine 125019,352
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Housing construction. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 881,394
Housing starts 01014,517
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
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Hotels 5223,040
Hotel beds 188646313,788
Campsites 03351
Campsite places 01,455271,908
Rural tourism 2522,465
Rural tourism beds 1440619,527
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Estate cars 7,62621,8143,527,529
Motorcycles 7712,727834,704
Industrial vehicles 2,0287,139789,515
Others 6312,155163,812
Total 11,05633,8355,315,560
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Employed population 5,80615,4043,033,916
Unemployed population 2,8104,9861,052,138
Active population 8,61620,3904,086,055
Inactive population 8,08519,2323,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 13,71733,5236,223,448
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. 09/2019
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Men 3,8699,3811,757,809
Women 2,8596,7141,535,400
Total 6,72816,0953,293,209
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. 09/2019
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Total 7,07316,9893,454,446
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 09/2019
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Agriculture 405729,494
Industry 6131,930440,328
Construction 284703138,259
Services 2,5815,8792,201,909
Total 3,5189,0842,789,990
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. 09/2019
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Agriculture 1501,39322,974
Industry 10630039,605
Construction 17550567,913
Services 8131,841418,169
Total 1,2444,039548,661
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. 09/2019
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 2,6936,5651,257,507
From 51 to 250 workers 8251,749663,852
From 251 workers and over 0770868,631
Total 3,5189,0842,789,990
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 09/2019
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Total 5751,434258,213
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Total 3,6099,4951,701,954
Average pension (euros) 858.64783.811,007.89
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Men 1,6304,339732,256
Women 1,6044,067765,940
Total 3,2348,4061,498,196
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2019
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Agriculture 152.5248.97,973.6
Industry 96.8186.542,781.6
Construction 97.2142.930,535.1
Services 681.41,053.8273,230.1
Without previous employment 129.3157.826,243.2
Total 1,157.21,789.8380,763.6
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2019
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Men 474.7758.4163,426.6
Women 682.51,031.4217,337.0
Total 1,157.21,789.8380,763.6
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
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Understand 15,58937,5556,949,344
Speak 12,35031,7665,345,484
Read 12,75332,2485,750,348
Write 9,25923,5484,069,219
Do not understand 6601,208356,728
Total 16,24938,7647,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Public 16459
Others 23391
Total 39850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2018
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Pavilions 416940
Multisport courts 16585,703
Multisport fields 1281,646
Sports halls 24557,227
Indoor swimming pools 24881
Athelitcs tracks 0092
Other facilities 3527324,895
Total 9353049,443
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Electors 10,80128,0245,376,553
Participation (%) 62.569.258.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Electors 10,58827,1095,554,455
Participation (%) 78.281.979.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Electors 10,54627,2415,519,912
Participation (%) 60.462.463.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Electors 10,67227,9465,318,296
Participation (%) 44.448.247.6
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2017
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.121.151.39
Selective collection (%) 26.827.839.9
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2017
BalaguerNogueraCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 3512215,166
Industrial waste (tonnes) 7,602.1218,393.883,793,347.50
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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