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Pensions and other income maintenance benefits (PPSR). Contributory Social Security Pensions. 2015 [+]

12.07.2016 | New data | Social protection

In 2015, in Catalonia a total of 1,668,604 contributory pensions were received, with an annual total of 21,465 million euros. This economic volume represented more than 10% of the GDP of Catalonia and an increase of 3% with respect to 2014.

Foreign tourism Expenditure (TURDEST). October 2016 [+]

12.05.2016 | New data | Tourism

The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 1,459 million euro for October 2016, which represents a year-over-year increase of 4.8%.

Industrial Production Index (IPI). October 2016 [+]

12.05.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The IPI adjusted by working days increased by 2.1% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in October 2016.

Large store sales index (IVGS). October 2016 [+]

12.02.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The Large Store Sales Index at current prices in Catalonia decreased by 1.5% on year-over-year data for Octobber 2016.

Contributors and affiliations to Social Security based on Contributors' Registered Place of Residence (AFI). September 2016 [+]

12.01.2016 | New data | Labour

The number of contributors to Social Security in Catalonia increased by 3.8% in September 2016, with respect to the same period of the previous year, standing at 3.032.136 individuals.

Audiovisual statistics for Catalonia (EAUVI). 2014 [+]

12.01.2016 | New data | Culture · Language

The turnover of companies in the audiovisual sector in Catalonia in 2014 was 1,537 million euros, 18% of the total for Spain, three percentage points lower than the previous year.

Retail Commerce Indexes (ICD). October 2016 [+]

11.30.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The General Index of Retail Commerce without service stations, at current prices, increases by 0.7% on a year-over-year basis; in Catalonia in October 2016.

Foreign Tourism (TUREST). October 2016 [+]

11.30.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 2.6% on the year-over-year data for October 2016.

Competitive Position of the Industrial Sector (PCSI). 2Q 2016 [+]

11.30.2016 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

The Index of Competitive Position in Prices of the Catalan manufacturing industry in the second quarter of 2016 in relation to the industrialized countries, shows a decline of 2 percentage points year-over-year.

Industrial price index (IPRI). October 2016 [+]

11.25.2016 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Products Price Index remained stable (0.0%) in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in October 2016.

Survey on ICT Equipment and Use in Households (TICL). 2016 [+]

11.25.2016 | New data | Research · Technology

78.9% of the population between 16 and 74 years of age in Catalonia regularly use the Internet, a figure which lies 2.5 points above the Spanish mean, according to the 2016 Survey on ICT Equipment and Use in Households.

Hotel activity indicators (TURHOT). October 2016 [+]

11.24.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 3.0% year-over-year for the month of October, 2016, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

Seasonal population estimates (EPE). 2015 [+]

11.24.2016 | New data | Commuting and seasonal population

Three of every four Catalan counties registered seasonal population increases in 2015, according to the Seasonal Population Estimates. The county with the highest seasonal population in absolute terms was El Tarragonès, with 53,531 people, the equivalent of annual full time equivalents (AFTE).

Profitability indicators of the hotel sector (ADR). October 2016 [+]

11.24.2016 | New data | Tourism

The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 4.8% in Catalonia in October 2016 and stood at 93.72 euros.

Indicators for activity in the services sector (IASS). September 2016 [+]

11.23.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The general activity index for the service sector (IASS) increased by a year-over-year 3.5% in Catalonia in September 2016.

Turnover Index on Industry (IVNI). September 2016 [+]

11.23.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 5.2% in Catalonia in September 2016.

Industrial New Orders Received Index (IECI). September 2016 [+]

11.23.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an inter-annual increases of 8.1% in Catalonia in September 2016.

Industrial products survey (EIP). 2015. Provisional data [+]

11.22.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The value of the sales of industrial products in Catalonia was 87,326 million euros in 2015, 2.9% more than last year, according to the provisional data of Industrial products survey (EIP).

Maps of the census sections of Catalonia. 2015 [+]

11.21.2016 | New data

Idescat has published the map of the census sections or the geometry of municipal sectioning of Catalonia in shape format which correspond to the Population Register for 2015.

Statistics on Commuting for Study Reasons. University Education (EMOUNIV). Academic year 2014-2015 [+]

11.16.2016 | New data | Commuting and seasonal population

In the 2014-2015 academic year, 11.8% (22,681) of the 191,547 students enrolled at in-class university education centres in Catalonia lived outside Catalonia.

Consumer Price Index (IPC). October 2016 [+]

11.15.2016 | New data

The CPI increased by 0.9% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in October 2016.

Personal income tax (IRPF). 2014 [+]

11.14.2016 | New data | Public sector finance

El Barcelonès and El Garraf were the counties with the highest personal income tax rates (IRPF) in 2014, with 23,103 and 22,022 euros respectively.

Statistics on Commuting for Study Reasons. School age (EMOESC). Academic Year 2015-2016 [+]

11.09.2016 | New data | Commuting and seasonal population

In the 2015-2016 academic year, there were 1,205,764 student who lived and studied in Catalonia and were registered in non-university education, according to the Statistics on Commuting for Study Reasons (school age). 84.0% of these students (1,013,202) studied in the same municipality where they lived.

Statistics on the information and communication technologies sector (ETIC). 2014 [+]

11.08.2016 | New data | Research · Technology

The turnover of companies in the ICT sector in Catalonia in 2014 was 14,650 million euros, 3.6% more than the year before.

Industrial Production Index (IPI). September 2016 [+]

11.07.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The IPI adjusted by working days increased by 2.0% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in September 2016.

Advance of the GDP growth rate (PIBAVN). 3Q 2016 [+]

11.07.2016 | New data | Macromagnitudes

Catalonia's gross domestic product grew by 3.3%, on a year-over-year basis, during the third quarter of 2016 - according to the Advance of the GDP prepared by the Ministry of the Vice-presidency and of the Economy and Finance in collaboration with Idescat.

Foreign tourism Expenditure (TURDEST). September 2016 [+]

11.04.2016 | New data | Tourism

The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 2,038 million euro for September 2016, which represents a year-over-year increase of 10.6%.

Foreign trade (COMEST). August 2016 [+]

11.04.2016 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

Exports grew by a year-over-year 13.8% and imports by a year-over-year 5.1% in Catalonia in August 2016.

Rural tourism activity indicators (TURUR). 3Q 2016 [+]

11.04.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in rural tourism establishments in Catalonia grew by 5.5% year-over-year in the third quarter of 2016, according to provisional data from the Rural tourism accommodation occupancy survey.

Large store sales index (IVGS). September 2016 [+]

11.03.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The Large Store Sales Index at current prices in Catalonia decreased by 0.2% on year-over-year data for September 2016.

Campsite activity indicators (TURCAM). 3Q 2016 [+]

11.03.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays spent at campsites in Catalonia increased by 2.5% in the third quarter of 2016 on the year-over-year data, according to the provisional data from the Campsite Occupancy Survey.

Retail Commerce Indexes (ICD). September 2016 [+]

11.02.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The General Index of Retail Commerce without service stations, at current prices, increases by 4.0% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in September 2016.

Foreign Tourism (TUREST). September 2016 [+]

11.02.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 4.7% on the year-over-year data for Setember 2016.

Employed population in the tourism sector. EPA. 3Q 2016 [+]

10.27.2016 | New data | Labour

The population employed in the tourism sector in Catalonia was 431,300 in the third quarter of 2016, some 6.1% higher than the same quarter of 2015, according to the EPA.

Employed population in the cultural sector. EPA. 3Q 2016 [+]

10.27.2016 | New data | Labour

The population employed in the cultural sector in Catalonia in the third quarter of 2016 was 158,500, which was 5.2% higher than the same quarter of 2015, according to the EPA.

Active population survey (EPA). 3Q 2016 [+]

10.27.2016 | New data | Labour

The unemployment rate stood at 14.63% in Catalonia in the third quarter of 2016, with a total of 552,500 unemployed, 107,100 fewer than a year ago, according to the Active Population Survey. The employed population increased by 113,100 people, 3.6% more than in the same period last year, and stands at 3,223,900 people.

Industrial price index (IPRI). September 2016 [+]

10.25.2016 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Products Price Index decreased by 0.4% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in September 2016.

Hotel activity indicators (TURHOT). September 2016 [+]

10.25.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 5.5% year-over-year for the month of Septembre, 2016, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

Indicators for activity in the services sector (IASS). August 2016 [+]

10.24.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The general activity index for the service sector (IASS) increased by a year-over-year 5.4% in Catalonia in August 2016.

Turnover Index on Industry (IVNI). August 2016 [+]

10.24.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 10.8% in Catalonia in August 2016.

Industrial New Orders Received Index (IECI). August 2016 [+]

10.24.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an inter-annual increases of 13.5% in Catalonia in August 2016.

Profitability indicators of the hotel sector (ADR). September 2016 [+]

10.24.2016 | New data | Tourism

The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 4.0% in Catalonia in September 2016 and stood at 88.23 euros.

Marriages Statistics (MAT). 2015. Provisional data [+]

10.24.2016 | New data | Households, families and marriages

In 2015, the number of marriages with residence in Catalonia and registered in Catalan civil registries totalled 26,873, a very similar figure to the previous year's, according to the provisional data on the Marriages Statistics.

Statistics and Accounts of Tourism Companies (EMPTUR). 2014 [+]

10.21.2016 | New data | Tourism

In 2014, there were 100,058 tourism companies in Catalonia and the turnover of these companies was 27,470 million euros, according to the Statistics and Accounts of Tourism Companies.

II International Workshop on Proximity Data, Multivariate Analysis and Classification [+]

10.19.2016 | News

On 20th and 21st October, 2016, the offices of Idescat will be host to the II International Workshop on Proximity Data, Multivariate Analysis and Classification. The workshop will include the annual meeting of the Multivariate Analysis and Classification work group, part of the Society of Statistics and Operations Research (SEIO).

European Statistics Day 2016 [+]

10.19.2016 | News

Tomorrow, 20th October 2016, European Statistics Day shall be held for the first time.

Business climate survey (CLEM). 3Q 2016 [+]

10.19.2016 | New data | Companies · Finances

The growth forecast of Catalan businesses for the fourth quarter of 2016 register a balance of 11.7 points, according to the Business Climate Survey.

Annual Survey of Services (EAS). 2014 [+]

10.18.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The turnover generated by wholesale companies in Catalonia was 78,808 million euros in 2014, according to the Annual Survey of Services.

Names and Surnames of the Population (NCP). 2016 [+]

10.14.2016 | New data | Names and surnames

Antonio and José and Maria/María and Montserrat are the most common given names for males and females in the Catalan population on January 1, 2016. Meanwhile, Garcia and Martinez are at the top of the list of surnames.

Business Confidence Index (ICEH). 4Q 2016 [+]

10.14.2016 | New data | Companies · Finances

The Harmonized Business Confidence Index for the fourth quarter of 2016 in Catalonia decreases by 0.5% from the previous quarter, while for the whole of Spain the index has increased slightly (0.2%).

Consumer Price Index (IPC). September 2016 [+]

10.14.2016 | New data

The CPI increased by 0.4% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in September 2016.

Companies and establishments (EE). 2016 [+]

10.11.2016 | New data | Companies · Finances

The number of companies in Catalonia was 606.512 on January 1, 2016, which is 2.0% more than a year earlier.

Names of Newborn Children (NOMS). 2015 [+]

10.10.2016 | New data | Names and surnames

Marc and Martina were again the most common names amongst newborns in 2015.

Births Statistics (NAIX). 2015. Provisional data [+]

10.10.2016 | New data | Births and deaths

There was a total of 70,138 live births registered in Catalonia in 2015.

Industrial Production Index (IPI). August 2016 [+]

10.07.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The IPI adjusted by working days increased by 5.5% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in August 2016.

Survey about Use of ICT and e-commerce in companies (ETICCE). 2015-2016 [+]

10.06.2016 | New data | Research · Technology

23.8% of Catalan companies with 10 employees or more traded by means of electronic commerce in 2015. This figure represents an increase of 3.5 points compared to the previous year, according to the Survey on the Use of ICT and e-Commerce in Companies 2015-2016.

Foreign trade (COMEST). July 2016 [+]

10.06.2016 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

Exports fell by a year-over-year 5.1% and imports dropped by a year-over-year 9.5% in Catalonia in July 2016.

Foreign tourism Expenditure (TURDEST). August 2016 [+]

10.05.2016 | New data | Tourism

The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 2,399 million euro for Agost 2016, which represents a year-over-year increase of 0.2%.

Contributors and affiliations to Social Security based on Contributors' Registered Place of Residence (AFI). June 2016 [+]

10.05.2016 | New data | Labour

The number of contributors to Social Security in Catalonia increased by 3.5% in June 2016, with respect to the same period of the previous year, standing at 3.059.096 individuals.

Estadística de l'audiovisual a Catalunya 2013 (PDF) [+]

10.04.2016 | News

Idescat presents the publication "Statistics on audiovisuals for Catalonia 2013".

Statistics and Accounts of Cultural Enterprises (EMPCULT). 2014 [+]

10.04.2016 | New data | Culture · Language

The turnover carried out by cultural enterprises in Catalonia amounted to 10,614 million euros in 2014.

Large store sales index (IVGS). August 2016 [+]

10.03.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The Large Store Sales Index at current prices in Catalonia increased by 1.0% on year-over-year data for August 2016.

Foreign Tourism (TUREST). August 2016 [+]

09.30.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 3.0% on the year-over-year data for August 2016.

Retail Commerce Indexes (ICD). August 2016 [+]

09.29.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The General Index of Retail Commerce without service stations, at current prices, increases by 4.2% -on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in August 2016.

Migratory Movements. (MM). 2015 [+]

09.29.2016 | New data | Migrations

In 2015, migratory movements in Catalonia stabilized, according to the Residential Variation Statistics. 56.7% of migratory movements within Catalonia are inter-counties and 17 counties registered a positive balance.

Population Estimates 2014. Postcensal Data (PDF) [+]

09.28.2016 | New data

Idescat presents the publication "Estimacions de població 2014. Dades postcensals".

Hotel activity indicators (TURHOT). August 2016 [+]

09.26.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 3.7% year-over-year for the month of August, 2016, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

Industrial price index (IPRI). August 2016 [+]

09.23.2016 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Products Price Index decreased by 0.9% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in August 2016.

Profitability indicators of the hotel sector (ADR). August 2016 [+]

09.23.2016 | New data | Tourism

The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 3.0% in Catalonia in August 2016 and stood at 101.59 euros.

Competitive Position of the Industrial Sector (PCSI). 1Q 2016 [+]

09.22.2016 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

The Index of Competitive Position in Prices of the Catalan manufacturing industry in the first quarter of 2016 in relation to the industrialized countries, shows a decline of 1.8 percentage points year-over-year.

Indicators for activity in the services sector (IASS). July 2016 [+]

09.21.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The general activity index for the service sector (IASS) decreased by a year-over-year 0.5% in Catalonia in July 2016.

Turnover Index on Industry (IVNI). July 2016 [+]

09.21.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year decrease of 4.9% in Catalonia in July 2016.

Industrial New Orders Received Index (IECI). July 2016 [+]

09.21.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an inter-annual decreases of 4.5% in Catalonia in July 2016

Statistics Day of Catalonia 2016 [+]

09.20.2016 | News

The programme for Statistics Day of Catalonia 2016 is now available. This year's edition will be organised by the Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal), and will take place on 7 October at the Marie Curie room (inner square), in Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona (PRBB).

Quarterly Labour Cost Survey (ECL). 2Q 2016 [+]

09.16.2016 | New data | Labour

The labour cost per worker and month stands at 2,777.24 euros in Catalonia as of the second quarter of 2016, 0.2% more than the same quarter in 2015.

Gross domestic product (PIB). Base 2010. 2Q 2016 [+]

09.15.2016 | New data | Macromagnitudes

The gross domestic product of Catalonia recorded a year-over-year increase of 3.4% and a quarter over quarter rise of 0.8% in the second quarter of 2016.

Indicators of the Production and the Activity of the Service Sector (IPROSS). 2Q 2016 [+]

09.15.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The Indicators of Service Sector Production (IPROSS) increased by 4.1% on year-over-year data in Catalonia in the second quarter of 2016.

Active Population Projections (PROJPA). 2015-2051. County update due to the creation of El Moianès [+]

09.14.2016 | New data | Projections

Idescat has updated the Active Population Projections 2015-2026 to include the results for the county of El Moianès, which was created by Law 4/2015, of 23 April, creating the county of El Moianès.

Population projections (PROJ). 2013-2051. County update due to the creation of El Moianès [+]

09.14.2016 | New data | Projections

Idescat has updated the Population Projections 2013-2026 to include the results for the county of El Moianès, which was created by Law 4/2015, of 23 April, creating the county of El Moianès.

Consumer Price Index (IPC). August 2016 [+]

09.13.2016 | New data

The CPI increased by 0.1% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in August 2016.

Industrial Production Index (IPI). July 2016 [+]

09.09.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The IPI adjusted by working days increased by 4.5% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in July 2016.

Foreign Trade according to Technological Content (COMTEC). 2Q 2016 [+]

09.07.2016 | New data

Catalonia's exports of industrial products reached a value of 16,237.9 million euros in the second quarter of 2016, which represents a year-over-year increase of 5.7%. Exports of high technological increase of 19.4% on a year-over-year basis.

Foreign tourism Expenditure (TURDEST). July 2016 [+]

09.06.2016 | New data

The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 2,528 million euro for July 2016, which represents a year-over-year increase of 3.0%.

Foreign trade (COMEST). June 2016 [+]

09.06.2016 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

Exports grew by a year-over-year 2.7% and imports rose by a year-over-year 1.3% in Catalonia in June 2016.

Large store sales index (IVGS). July 2016 [+]

08.31.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The IVGS at current prices in Catalonia decreased by 1.1% on year-over-year data for July 2016.

Foreign Tourism (TUREST). July 2016 [+]

08.30.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia creased by 3.8% on the year-over-year data for July 2016.

Retail Commerce Indexes (ICD). July 2016 [+]

08.26.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The General Index of Retail Commerce without service stations, at current prices, increases by 1.0% -on a year-over-year basis-; in Catalonia in July 2016.

Industrial price index (IPRI). July 2016 [+]

08.25.2016 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Products Price Index decreased by 0.9% -on a year-over-year basis-; in Catalonia in July 2016.

Hotel activity indicators (TURHOT). July 2016 [+]

08.24.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 7.1% year-over-year for the month of July, 2016, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

Profitability indicators of the hotel sector (ADR). July 2016 [+]

08.23.2016 | New data | Tourism

The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 4.8% in Catalonia in July 2016 and stood at 96.46 euros.

Indicators for activity in the services sector (IASS). June 2016 [+]

08.12.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The general activity index for the service sector (IASS) increased by a year-over-year 4.4% in Catalonia in June 2016.

Turnover Index on Industry (IVNI). June 2016 [+]

08.12.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 2.2% in Catalonia in June 2016.

Industrial New Orders Received Index (IECI). June 2016 [+]

08.12.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an inter-annual increases of 0.7% in Catalonia in June 2016.

Consumer Price Index (IPC). July 2016 [+]

08.12.2016 | New data | Prices

The CPI decreased by 0.4% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in July 2016.

Foreign tourism Expenditure (TURDEST). June 2016 [+]

08.05.2016 | New data | Tourism

The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 1,746 million euro for June 2016, which represents a year-over-year increase of 3.9%.

Industrial Production Index (IPI). June 2016 [+]

08.05.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The IPI adjusted by working days increased by 6,1% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in June 2016.

Labour Cost Statistics (ECL). 2015 [+]

08.05.2016 | New data | Labour

The total gross labour cost per worker was 32,514.1 euros in Catalonia for the year 2015, a figure that represents a increase of 0.8% compared to 2014 according to the Annual Labour Cost Survey.

Rural tourism activity indicators (TURUR). 2Q 2016 [+]

08.02.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in rural tourism establishments in Catalonia fell by 10.3% year-over-year in the second quarter of 2016, according to provisional data from the Rural tourism accommodation occupancy survey.

Campsite activity indicators (TURCAM). 2Q 2016 [+]

08.01.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays spent at campsites in Catalonia decreased by 2.8% in the second quarter of 2016 on the year-over-year data, according to the provisional data from the Campsite Occupancy Survey.

Foreign Tourism (TUREST). June 2016 [+]

07.29.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia creased by 7.9% on the year-over-year data for June 2016.

Large store sales index (IVGS). June 2016 [+]

07.29.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The IVGS at current prices in Catalonia increased by 2.5% on year-over-year data for June 2016.

Foreign trade (COMEST). May 2016 [+]

07.29.2016 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

Exports grew by a year-over-year 4.1% and imports rose by a year-over-year 5.4% in Catalonia in May 2016.

Employed population in the tourism sector. EPA. 2Q 2016 [+]

07.28.2016 | New data | Labour

The population employed in the tourism sector in Catalonia was 404,300 in the second quarter of 2016, some 1.5% higher than the same quarter of 2015, according to the EPA.

Employed population in the cultural sector. EPA. 2Q 2016 [+]

07.28.2016 | New data | Labour

The population employed in the cultural sector in Catalonia in the second quarter of 2016 was 149,300, which was 0.5% higher than the same quarter of 2015, according to the EPA.

Advance of the GDP growth rate (PIBAVN). II/2016 [+]

07.28.2016 | New data | Macromagnitudes

Catalonia's gross domestic product grew by 3,5%, on a year-over-year basis, during the second quarter of 2016, according to the Advance of the GDP prepared by the Ministry of the Vice-presidency and of the Economy and Finance in collaboration with Idescat.

Active population survey (EPA). 2Q 2016 [+]

07.28.2016 | New data | Labour

The employed population increased by 106,200 people in Catalonia in the second quarter of 2016, 3.5% more than the same period of the previous year, and stands at 3,181,300 persons, according to the Active Population Survey. The unemployment rate dropped 3.16 points year-over-year and stands at 15.95%, with a total of 603,600 persons, 122,500 less than one year ago.

Compte satèl·lit del turisme de Catalunya. Proposta d'elaboració (PDF) [+]

07.27.2016 | New product

Idescat presents the publication of the "Compte satèl·lit del turisme de Catalunya. Proposta d'elaboració"(PDF) (Tourism Satellite Account of Catalonia. Development Proposal) which analyses the methodological considerations to be taken into account for the future development of this satellite account.

Retail Commerce Indexes (ICD). June 2016 [+]

07.27.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The General Index of Retail Commerce without service stations, at current prices, increases by 5.1% -on a year-over-year basis-; in Catalonia in June 2016.

Statistics on Household Consumer Expenditures (EDCL). 2015 [+]

07.27.2016 | New data | Living conditions

The average annual expenditure on consumption of Catalan households was 30,175 euros per household in 2015, an increase of 1.3% over the previous year, according to the Statistics on Household Consumer Expenditures.

Industrial price index (IPRI). June 2016 [+]

07.26.2016 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Products Price Index decreased by 1.1% -on a year-over-year basis-; in Catalonia in June 2016.

Innovation (IN). 2014 [+]

07.26.2016 | New data | Research · Technology

The expenditure on technological innovation was 3,118 million euros in Catalonia in the year 2014

Research and Development (R&D). 2014 [+]

07.26.2016 | New data | Research · Technology

The Gross domestic expenditure on R&D relative to the GDP was 1.47% in Catalonia in the year 2014.

Hotel activity indicators (TURHOT). June 2016 [+]

07.25.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 9.3% year-over-year for the month of June, 2016, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

Indicators of Rural Tourism Activity (TURUR). 2015. Definitive data [+]

07.25.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in rural tourism establishments increased by 15.3% in Catalonia in 2015, according to definitive data from the Rural Tourism Accommodation Occupancy Survey.

Profitability indicators of the hotel sector (ADR). June 2016 [+]

07.22.2016 | New data | Tourism

The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 1.6% in Catalonia in June 2016 and stood at 86,47 euros.

Indicators of Campsite Activity. 2015. Definitive data [+]

07.22.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in the camping sites grew 4.3% in Catalonia in the year 2015, according to definitive data of the Campsite Occupancy Survey.

Indicators for activity in the services sector (IASS). May 2016 [+]

07.15.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The general activity index for the service sector (IASS) increased by a year-over-year 4.1% in Catalonia in May 2016.

Turnover Index on Industry (IVNI). May 2016 [+]

07.15.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 2.6% in Catalonia in May 2016.

Industrial New Orders Received Index (IECI). May 2016 [+]

07.15.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an inter-annual increases of 4.0% in Catalonia in May 2016.

Business climate survey (CLEM). Q2 2016 [+]

07.15.2016 | New data | Companies · Finances

The growth forecast of Catalan businesses for the third quarter of 2016 register a balance of 13.2 points, according to the Business Climate Survey.

Comerç amb l'estranger 2014 (PDF) [+]

07.14.2016 | New product

Idescat has published Comerç amb l'estranger 2014 with information on the Catalan economy's imports and exports abroad.

Population of Catalonia georeferenced to January 1, 2014 [+]

07.13.2016 | New data

Idescat offers for the first time, georeferenced data population from the Population Register of Catalonia on the 1st of January 2014, with the variables of sex, age, nationality and place of birth, with files in Shapefile format, and the methodology in PDF.

Consumer Price Index (IPC). June 2016 [+]

07.13.2016 | New data

The CPI decreases by 0.5% in Catalonia in June 2016.

Business Confidence Index (ICEH). 3Q 2016 [+]

07.12.2016 | New data | Companies · Finances

The Harmonized Business Confidence Index for the third quarter of 2016 in Catalonia increased by 0.3% over the previous quarter, similar to the 0.5% increase recorded for Spain as a whole.

Indicators of Hotel Activity (TURHOT). 2015. Definitive data [+]

07.08.2016 | New data | Tourism

Overnight stays in hotel establishments increased by 3.5% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in 2015, according to definitive data from the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

Industrial Production Index (IPI). May 2016 [+]

07.06.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The IPI adjusted by working days increased by 2,5% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in May 2016.

Annual Wage Structure Survey (EAES). 2014 [+]

07.06.2016 | New data | Labour

The gross annual salary per worker in Catalonia was 23,927.17 euros in 2014, 1.3% less than the previous year, according to provisional data of Wage Structure Survey.

Foreign tourism Expenditure (TURDEST). May 2016 [+]

07.05.2016 | New data | Tourism

The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 1,541 million euro for May 2016, which represents a year-over-year increase of 3.6%.

Research promoted by Idescat has won an honourable mention in the Protection of Data by Design Award 2016, organized by APDCAT [+]

07.04.2016 | News

The work Preservation of Statistical Secret in the dissemination of georeferenced population data, commissioned by Idescat, has won an honourable mention at the 4th edition of the Protection of Data by Design award, organized by the Catalan Data Protection Authority (APDCAT).

Foreign trade (COMEST). April 2016 [+]

07.04.2016 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

Exports grew by a year-over-year 7.3% and imports rose by a year-over-year 5.0% in Catalonia in April 2016.

Large store sales index (IVGS). May 2016 [+]

07.01.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The IVGS at current prices in Catalonia decreased by 3,6% on year-over-year data for May 2016.

Foreign Tourism (TUREST). May 2016 [+]

06.30.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia creased by 1.1% on the year-over-year data for May 2016.

Survey on Living Conditions (ECV). 2015 [+]

06.30.2016 | New data | Living conditions

The risk-of-poverty fell in 2015, affecting 19.0% of the population of Catalonia, 1.9 points fewer than the previous year (20.9% in 2014).

Property tax (IBI). 2015 [+]

06.30.2016 | New data | Public sector finance

Idescat provides information on real estate cadastre and property tax (IBI), based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.

Contributors and affiliations to Social Security based on Contributors' Registered Place of Residence (AFI). March 2016 [+]

06.29.2016 | New data | Labour

Idescat published the results of affiliations in March 2016 and for the first time, published municipal and regional data of contributors to Social Security by sex, age and nationality, based on Contributors' Registered Place of Residence.

Publication of the Order establishing the codificationof system of the local public sector of Catalonia, for statistical purposes [+]

06.29.2016 | New data

The Government of Catalonia's Official Gazette published, on 29 June, the Order VEH/169/2016, of 17 June, establishing the codification system of the local public sector of Catalonia, for statistical purposes.

Indicators of Life Expectancy and Health of the Population (IEV). Standardised death rate. 2012 (2010-2014) [+]

06.28.2016 | New data | Health

Idescat publishes the standardised mortality rate by age for 2012, calculated using information on deaths and populations of the five-year period 2010-2014. The distribution used to adjust the mortality rate is the European Standard Population published by Eurostat in 2013.

Indicators of Life Expectancy and Health of the Population (IEV). Life table. 2012 (2010-2014) [+]

06.28.2016 | New data | Health

Idescat presents the complete life table 2012 for the population of Catalonia, which offers the life expectancy by sex for each ages, and the abridged life table, for Catalonia and the provinces, with five-yearly.

Retail Commerce Indexes (ICD). May 2016 [+]

06.28.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The General Index of Retail Commerce without service stations, at current prices, decreases by 0.6% -on a year-over-year basis-; in Catalonia in May 2016.

Industrial price index (IPRI). May 2016 [+]

06.27.2016 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Products Price Index decreased by 1.1% -on a year-over-year basis-; in Catalonia in May 2016.

Statistics of the Productivity of the Catalan Economy (PTF). 2015 [+]

06.27.2016 | New data | Macromagnitudes

The contribution of total factor productivity to the growth of the Catalan economy was 1.7 percentage points in 2015.

Hotel activity indicators (TURHOT). May 2016 [+]

06.27.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia have increased 6.1% year-over-year for the month of May, 2016, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey

Profitability indicators of the hotel sector (ADR). May 2016 [+]

06.23.2016 | New data | Tourism

The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 0.6% in Catalonia in May 2016 and stood at 84,75 euros.

Publication of journal SORT [+]

06.21.2016 | News

Journal SORT Volume 40 Number 1 has been published for the period January-June 2016 with the edition of nine articles.

Indicators for activity in the services sector (IASS). April 2016 [+]

06.21.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The general activity index for the service sector (IASS) increased by a year-over-year 5.7% in Catalonia in April 2016.

Turnover Index on Industry (IVNI). April 2016 [+]

06.21.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 6.2% in Catalonia in April 2016.

Industrial New Orders Received Index (IECI). April 2016 [+]

06.21.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an inter-annual increases of 5.5% in Catalonia in April 2016.

Idescat training activities on statistical procedures. Second semester 2016 [+]

06.21.2016 | News

The technical sessions that Idescat has designed for the second semester of 2016 can now be consulted, as well as the schedule of other training and promotional activities in the field of statistics that have been organised to date.

Quarterly Labour Cost Survey (ECL). 1Q 2016 [+]

06.16.2016 | New data | Labour

Idescat is to issue the results of the Quarterly Labour Cost Survey for the first quarter of 2016, publishing for the first time specific sector information for tourism, culture and ICT, along with data from the first quarter of 2015.

Gross domestic product (PIB). Base 2010. 1Q 2016 [+]

06.16.2016 | New data | Macromagnitudes

The gross domestic product of Catalonia has registered a year-over-year increase of 3.6% and a quarter over quarter rise of 0.7% during the fourth quarter of 2016.

Consumer Price Index (IPC). May 2016 [+]

06.14.2016 | New data | Prices

The CPI decreases by 0.7% in Catalonia in May 2016.

Competitive Position of the Industrial Sector (PCSI). 4Q 2015 [+]

06.10.2016 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

The Index of Competitive Position in Prices of the Catalan manufacturing industry with respect to the other industrialised countries shows a favourable growth in interannual terms, with an increase of 1.2 percentage points in the fourth quarter of 2015.

Presentation of the awards for the 7th Nursery Competition for Surveys and Experiments [+]

06.10.2016 | News

The ceremony for presenting the awards and diplomas of the 7th Nursery competition for Surveys and Experiments, was held on the 3rd. June.

At Risk of Poverty and Social Exclusion Territorial Indicators (INTPOBR). Non-Economic Indicators. 2013 [+]

06.09.2016 | New data | Living conditions

Idescat updates the Non-Economic At Risk of Poverty and Social Exclusion Territorial Indicators with data from 2013.

Indicators of the Production and the Activity of the Service Sector (IPROSS). 1Q 2016 [+]

06.09.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The Indicators of Service Sector Production (IPROSS) increased by 3.3% on year-over-year data in Catalonia in the first quarter of 2016.

Idescat Annual Report 2015 [+]

06.09.2016 | New product

Idescat publishes its 2015 Report, with detailed information on its activity throughout the year.

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