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Survey on Living Conditions (ECV). 2016 [+]

05.25.2017 | New data | Living conditions

The relative indicator of the risk of poverty totalled 19.2% in 2016. The rate was similar to that of 2015, but this stability did not translate to all age groups, as the rate of the risk of poverty for the under 16s improved by 3.9 percentage points, while that of the over 65s worsened by 2.9 points.

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Industrial price index (IPRI). April 2017 [+]

05.24.2017 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 2.6% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in April 2017.

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Hotel activity indicators (TURHOT). April 2017 [+]

05.24.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 23.2% year-over-year for the month of April 2017, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

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Profitability indicators of the hotel sector (ADR). April 2017 [+]

05.23.2017 | New data | Tourism

The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 7.6% in Catalonia in April 2017 and stood at 92.47 euros.

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At Risk of Poverty and Social Exclusion Territorial Indicators (INTPOBR). Non-Economic Indicators. 2014-2015 [+]

05.23.2017 | New data | Living conditions

Idescat updates the Non-Economic At Risk of Poverty and Social Exclusion Territorial Indicators with data from 2014 and 2015.

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Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover index (IASSVN). March 2017 [+]

05.22.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The Turnover index for the service sector (IASSVN) increased by a year-over-year 9.6% in Catalonia in March 2017.

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Industrial New Orders Received Index (IECI). March 2017 [+]

05.22.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an inter-annual increases of 15.0% in Catalonia in March 2017.

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Turnover Index on Industry (IVNI). March 2017 [+]

05.22.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial business volume index (IVNI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 15.2% in Catalonia in March 2017.

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Competitive Position of the Industrial Sector (PCSI). Q4 2016 [+]

05.19.2017 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

In the fourth quarter of 2016, the Index of Competitive Position in Prices of the Catalan manufacturing industry with respect to industrialised countries showed a decline of 0.6 percentage points year-over-year.

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Territorial Gross Disposable Household Income (RFDBC). 2014 [+]

05.18.2017 | New data | Macromagnitudes

La Segarra, El Pla de l'Estany and El Barcelonès are the counties that registered the highest rise in income per capita in 2014, of around 3%. The increase in income was registered in a total of 33 counties and Aran, while El Montsià saw the largest decrease of the 8 counties with reduced per capita income, with 2.6%.

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Consumer Price Index (IPC). April 2017 [+]

05.12.2017 | New data | Prices

The CPI (base 2016=100) increased by 2.8% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in April 2017.

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Population estimates (EP). 2017. Advance. Provisional data [+]

05.09.2017 | New data | Population figures

The population of Catalonia on 1 January 2017 amounted to 7,477,131 inhabitants, according to the advance of Population Estimates put together by Idescat.

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Active Population Survey (EPA). Training and working conditions. 2016 [+]

05.08.2017 | New data | Labour

25.6% of the employed population of Catalonia stated that they had worked at least one Saturday each month in 2016, according to the Active Population Survey.

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Industrial Production Index (IPI). 2016. Definitive results [+]

05.05.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial Products Production Index rose by 3.3% in Catalonia in 2016, according to definitive figures.

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Industrial Production Index (IPI). March 2017 [+]

05.05.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The IPI adjusted by working days increased by 2.8% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in March 2017.

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Foreign trade (COMEST). February 2017 [+]

05.05.2017 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

Exports grew by a year-over-year 7.9% and imports by a 8.7% in Catalonia in February 2017.

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Foreign tourism Expenditure (TURDEST). March 2017 [+]

05.04.2017 | New data | Tourism

The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 1.053 million euro for March 2017, which represented a year-over-year increase of 13.5%.

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Advance of the GDP growth rate (PIBAVN). Q1 2017 [+]

05.04.2017 | New data | Macromagnitudes

Catalonia's gross domestic product grew by 2.5%, on a year-over-year basis, during the first quarter of 2017 - 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.

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Large store sales index (IVGS). March 2017 [+]

05.03.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The IVGS at current prices in Catalonia increased by 4.7% on year-over-year data for March 2017.

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Rural tourism activity indicators (TURUR). Q1 2017 [+]

05.03.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in rural tourism establishments in Catalonia decreased by 18.9% year-over-year in the first quarter of 2017, according to provisional data from the Rural tourism accommodation occupancy survey.

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Campsite activity indicators (TURCAM). 1Q 2017 [+]

05.02.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays spent at campsites in Catalonia decreased by 48.2% in the first quarter of 2017 on the year-over-year data, according to the provisional data from the Campsite Occupancy Survey.

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Foreign Tourism (TUREST). March 2017 [+]

04.28.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 7.0% on the year-over-year data for March 2017.

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Retail Commerce Indexes (ICD). March 2017 [+]

04.28.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The General Index of Retail Commerce without service stations, at current prices, increased by 3.9% -on a year-over-year basis-; in Catalonia in March 2017.

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Active population survey (EPA). Q1 2017 [+]

04.27.2017 | New data | Labour

Unemployment fell in Catalonia by 83,300 people in the 1st quarter of 2017 with respect to the previous year (-12.6%), standing at 576,700 unemployed persons, with an unemployment rate of 15.28%, according to the APS. The employement rose 2.3% compared to the same period in 2016, totalling 3,197,900 people. Idescat publishes first data from the population employed in the ICT sector which employs 102,100 people in the first quarter of 2017, 3.2% of total employment.

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Household projections (PROJL). 2016-2036 [+]

04.27.2017 | New data | Projections

The number of households will continue to increase in Catalonia in the upcoming years, until it reaches a figure of 3.37 million in the year 2036, which represents some 406,000 households more than in 2016, according to the Household Projections 2016-2036.

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Municipal Population Register (PMH). Statistical exploitation. 2017. Advance. Provisional data [+]

04.26.2017 | New data | Population figures

The registered population in Catalonia on 1 January 2017 was 7,551,285 inhabitants, according to provisional data from the Municipal Population Register. This figure represents a growth of 28,689 people (0.4%) with respect to 1 January 2016.

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Start of the fieldwork for the Survey on Living Conditions (ECV). 2017 [+]

04.26.2017 | News

Work has begun on the collection of information for Survey on Living Conditions 2017.

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Industrial Price Index (IPRI). 2016. Definitive data [+]

04.25.2017 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Products Price Index fell by 0.6% in Catalonia in 2016, according to definitive data.

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Industrial price index (IPRI). March 2017 [+]

04.25.2017 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 2.9% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in March 2017.

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Hotel activity indicators (TURHOT). March 2017 [+]

04.25.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia decreased by 8.5% year-over-year for the month of March 2017, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

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Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover index (IASSVN). February 2017 [+]

04.24.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The Turnover index for the service sector (IASSVN) increased by a year-over-year 2.1% in Catalonia in Febrary 2017.

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Turnover Index on Industry (IVNI). February 2017 [+]

04.24.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial business volume index (IVNI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 2.4% in Catalonia in February 2017.

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Industrial New Orders Received Index (IECI). February 2017 [+]

04.24.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an inter-annual increases of 3.3% in Catalonia in February 2017.

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Profitability indicators of the hotel sector (ADR). March 2017 [+]

04.24.2017 | New data | Tourism

The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 9.9% in Catalonia in March 2017 and stood at 90.76 euros.

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Business climate survey (CLEM). 1Q 2017 [+]

04.13.2017 | New data | Companies · Finances

The growth forecast of Catalan businesses for the second quarter of 2017 register a balance of 23.2 points, according to the Business Climate Survey.

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Consumer Price Index (IPC). March 2017 [+]

04.12.2017 | New data | Prices

The CPI (base 2016=100) increased by 2.5% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in March 2017.

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Business Confidence Index (ICEH). 2Q 2017 [+]

04.11.2017 | New data | Companies · Finances

The Harmonized Business Confidence Index for the second quarter of 2017 in Catalonia rose by 2.6% from the previous quarter.

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Industrial Production Index (IPI). February 2017 [+]

04.07.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The IPI adjusted by working days increased by 1.0% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in February 2017.

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Foreign trade (COMEST). January 2017 [+]

04.07.2017 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

Exports grew by a year-over-year 15.6% and imports by a 13.5% in Catalonia in January 2017.

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Register of Inhabitants Residing Abroad (PHRE). 2017 [+]

04.06.2017 | New data | Population figures

The number of citizens of Catalonia who habitually reside abroad is 284,374 people as of 1 January 2017, amounting to an increase of 7.7% in comparison with the previous year, according to the Register of Inhabitants Residing Abroad.

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Large store sales index (IVGS). February 2017 [+]

04.05.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The IVGS at current prices in Catalonia decreased by 2.3% on year-over-year data for February 2017.

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Foreign tourism Expenditure (TURDEST). February 2017 [+]

04.04.2017 | New data | Tourism

The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 926 million euro for February 2017, which represented a year-over-year increase of 11.3%.

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New web interface for the interactive consultation (under test) for statistics results [+]

04.03.2017 | New product

Idescat launches a new web interface (under test) for the interactive consultation for statistical results, in which it disseminates the Statistics on Foreign Tourism, with an increase of results compared to the ones offered up to now.

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Foreign Tourism (TUREST). February 2017 [+]

03.31.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 6.0% on the year-over-year data for February 2017.

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Retail Commerce Indexes (ICD). February 2017 [+]

03.31.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The General Index of Retail Commerce without service stations, at current prices, decreased by 2.1% -on a year-over-year basis-; in Catalonia in February 2017.

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Longitudinal Statistics on Working Lives (MCVL). 2015 [+]

03.30.2017 | New data | Labour

The number of people in Catalonia who had some sort of administrative relationship with Social Security was 5,094,825 in 2015, whether as contributors, pensioners or residents. Of these 3,549,500 were registered for paid employment for at least one day, a figure which is 0.3% less than the previous year.

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Change of reference date of the Population Estimates and the Demographic Structure Indicators [+]

03.28.2017 | New data

Idescat has modified the reference date of the Population Estimates and the Demographic Structure Indicators (structure by age, ageing, dependency and average age), replacing 31 December for 1 January.

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Industrial price index (IPRI). February 2017 [+]

03.24.2017 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 2.5% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in February 2017.

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Hotel activity indicators (TURHOT). February 2017 [+]

03.24.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 1.1% year-over-year for the month of February 2017, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

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Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover index (IASSVN). January 2017 [+]

03.23.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The Turnover index for the service sector (IASSVN) increased by a year-over-year 6.5% in Catalonia in January 2017.

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Turnover Index on Industry (IVNI). January 2017 [+]

03.23.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial business volume index (IVNI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 11.4% in Catalonia in January 2017.

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Industrial New Orders Received Index (IECI). January 2017 [+]

03.23.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an inter-annual increases of 11.8% in Catalonia in January 2017.

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Profitability indicators of the hotel sector (ADR). February 2017 [+]

03.23.2017 | New data | Tourism

The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments decreased by a year-over-year 5.9% in Catalonia in February 2017 and stood at 99.38 euros.

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Comerç amb l'estranger 2015 (PDF) [+]

03.22.2017 | New product

Idescat has published Comerç amb l'estranger 2015 with information on the Catalan economy's imports and exports abroad.

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Nomenclature of territorial units for statistics (NUTS). December 2016 [+]

03.21.2017 | News

Idescat publishes the Nomenclature of territorial units for statistics (NUTS), standardised in Catalan, corresponding to Regulation (EU) No. 2066/2016 of the European Commission of 21 November 2016, amending the Annexes to Regulation (EU) No. 1059/2003 of the European Parliament and the Council of Europe, which establishes a nomenclature of territorial statistical units (DOUE L322 of 29 November 2016).

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Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Indexes of Production (IPROSS) and Turnover (IASSVN). Q4 2016 [+]

03.20.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The Indicators of Service Sector Production (IPROSS) increased by 4.6% on year-over-year data in Catalonia in the fourth quarter of 2016. Furthermore, the Indicators of Turnover (IASSVN) also showed a 3.0% increased with respect to one year ago.

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Quarterly Labour Cost Survey (ECL). Q4 2016 [+]

03.16.2017 | New data | Labour

The labour cost per worker and month stood at 2,821.18 euros in Catalonia as of the fourth quarter of 2016, 0.7% more than the same quarter in 2015.

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Quarterly Accounts (PIBT). Base 2010. Q4 2016 [+]

03.16.2017 | New data | Macromagnitudes

The gross domestic product of Catalonia registered a year-over-year increase of 2.8% and a quarter-over-quarter increase of 0.5% in the fourth quarter of 2016. Idescat has expanded upon the results of the Quarterly Accounts by disseminating for the first time GDP aggregates at current prices and in indexes by volumen, and by disaggregating in three branches the activity of the services in Catalonia.

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Annual economic accounts in Catalonia (PIBA). Base 2010. 2016 [+]

03.16.2017 | New data | Macromagnitudes

The gross domestic product of Catalonia registered an increase of 3.5% in 2016, reaching a total of 223,629 million euros, according to the Annual Economic Accounts in Catalonia.

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Large store sales index (IVGS). January 2017 [+]

03.15.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The IVGS at current prices in Catalonia decreased by 0,3% on year-over-year data for January 2017.

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Idescat participates at the conference New Techniques and Technologies for Statistics (NTTS 2017) [+]

03.14.2017 | News

Idescat participates at the conference New Techniques and Technologies for Statistics (NTTS 2017), which is held in Brussels from 14 to 16 March, with two communications.

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Consumer Price Index (IPC). February 2017 [+]

03.14.2017 | New data | Prices

The CPI (base 2016=100) increased by 3.1% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in February 2017.

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Retail Commerce Indexes (ICD). January 2017 [+]

03.10.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The General Index of Retail Commerce without service stations, at current prices, increased by 1.0% -on a year-over-year basis-; in Catalonia in January 2017.

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Start of the fieldwork for the Library Statistics 2016 [+]

03.08.2017 | News

Work has begun on collecting the information for the Library Statistics 2016. Field work will be carried out during the second quarter of 2017.

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Industrial Production Index (IPI). January 2017 [+]

03.08.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The IPI adjusted by working days decreased by 0.1% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in January 2017.

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The Government approves the sample extension of the Survey on Living Conditions in Catalonia for the year 2017 [+]

03.07.2017 | News

The Government has approved to extend the collaboration agreement between INE and Idescat to extend the sample of the Survey on Living Conditions in Catalonia for the year 2017.

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Foreign trade by technological content (COMTEC). Q4 2016 and 2016. Provisional data [+]

03.06.2017 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

The exported industrial products of high technology level increased by 6.4% year-over-year in Catalonia in the fourth quarter of 2016 and overall in 2016 the growth of foreign sales was at 8,9%, according to provisional data from the Spanish Central Tax Authority (AEAT).

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Foreign tourism Expenditure (TURDEST). January 2017 [+]

03.03.2017 | New data | Tourism

The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 823 million euro for January 2017, which represented a year-over-year decrease of 0.9%.

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Foreign trade (COMEST). December 2016 and 2016. Provisional data [+]

03.03.2017 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

Exports rose by 0.6% and imports by 2.4% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in December 2016. In 2016, both exports and imports increased by 2.0%, according to provisional data from the State Tax Administration Agency.

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

03.02.2017 | New data | Labour

The number of contributors to Social Security in Catalonia increased by 3.6% in December 2016, with respect to the same period of the previous year, standing at 3.035.442 individuals.

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Foreign Tourism (TUREST). January 2017 [+]

02.28.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia decreased by 1.8% on the year-over-year data for January 2017.

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Municipal Population Register (PMH). Foreign population. 2016 [+]

02.27.2017 | New data | Population figures

On 1 January 2015, the foreign people living in Catalonia, amounted to 1,028,069 people, according to definitive data from the Municipal Population Register, which was a 5.6% decrease when compared to the previous year.

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Municipal Population Register (PMH). Statistical exploitation. 2016. Definitive data [+]

02.27.2017 | New data | Population figures

In 2016, the registered population in Catalonia was 7,522,596 inhabitants. By place of birth, 4,880,987 inhabitants (64.9%) were born in Catalonia, 1,348,713 inhabitants (17.9%) in the rest of Spain, and 1,292,896 inhabitants (17.2%) abroad, according to statistics from the Municipal Population Register, on 1 January 2016.

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Industrial price index (IPRI). January 2017 [+]

02.24.2017 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 1.7% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in January 2017.

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Hotel activity indicators (TURHOT). January 2017 [+]

02.24.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 3.7% year-over-year for the month of January, 2017, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

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Profitability indicators of the hotel sector (ADR). January 2017 [+]

02.23.2017 | New data | Tourism

The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments decreased by a year-over-year 0.4% in Catalonia in January 2017 and stood at 81.37 euros.

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Territorial Statistics of TIC in Households (TICLT). 2015 [+]

02.23.2017 | New data | Research · Technology

In 2015, the proportion of households with Internet access exceeded 75% in all counties and Aran, according to the Territorial Statistics on ICT in Households.

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Llars i famílies a Catalunya. 2011 (PDF) [+]

02.22.2017 | News

Idescat presents the publication Llars i famílies a Catalunya 2011, which analyses the characteristics of households and families, and incorporates a specific analysis of households for the elderly, those formed by foreigners and households with children.

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Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover index (IASSVN). December 2016 [+]

02.21.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The Turnover index for the service sector (IASSVN) increased by a year-over-year 3.4% in Catalonia in December 2016.

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

02.21.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial business volume index (IVNI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year decrease of 0.8% in Catalonia in December 2016.

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

02.21.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an inter-annual increases of 0.3% in Catalonia in December 2016.

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Competitive Position of the Industrial Sector (PCSI). Q3 2016 [+]

02.17.2017 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

The Index of Competitive Position in Prices of the Catalan manufacturing industry in the third quarter of 2016 in relation to the industrialized countries, shows a decline of 0.8 percentage points year-over-year.

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Consumer Price Index (IPC). January 2017 [+]

02.15.2017 | New data | Prices

The CPI (base 2016=100) increased by 3.1% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in January 2017.

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Active population survey (EPA). 2016 [+]

02.10.2017 | New data | Labour

The unemployment rate in Catalonia stood at a mean of 15.7% in 2016, with a total of 593,600 unemployed, 15.6% less than in 2015, according to the Labour Force Survey. The number of households with all their active members unemployed totalled 186,800 representing a year-over-year drop of 16.0%.

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Industrial Production Index (IPI). December 2016 and 2016 provisional data [+]

02.08.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The IPI adjusted by working days grew by 3.2% for the year-over-year variation in Catalonia in December 2016. In 2016, the annual average of the Industrial Production Index also rose by 3.2%, according to provisional data.

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Indicators of Rural Tourism Activity (TURUR). 2016. Provisional data [+]

02.08.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in rural tourism establishments increased by 3.9% in Catalonia in 2016, according to provisional data from the Rural Tourism Accommodation Occupancy Survey.

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The Government approved the Annual Programme for Statistical Action (PAAE) 2017 [+]

02.07.2017 | News

The Government has approved the Annual Programme for Statistical Action (PAAE) for the year 2017. The aim of the programme is to establish and provide a standardised description of the 311 statistical actions of interest to the Government that must be conducted next year. This is the first program that deploys the Statistical Plan for Catalonia 2017-2020, approved by Law 5/2016, of 23 December.

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Indicators of Campsite Activity (TURCAM). 2016. Provisional data [+]

02.07.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in campsites grew 4.0% in Catalonia in 2016, according to provisional data from the Survey of Employment in Campsites.

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Advance of the GDP growth rate (PIBAVN). Q4 2016 and 2016 [+]

02.06.2017 | New data | Macromagnitudes

The GDP of Catalonia has recorded a year-over-year growth of 3.1% in the fourth quarter of 2016 and a growth of 3.5% throughout 2016, according to the advance of the GDP, prepared by the Ministry of the Vice-presidency and of the Economy and Finance jointly with Idescat.

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Foreign trade (COMEST). November 2016 [+]

02.06.2017 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

Exports grew by a year-over-year 6.8% and imports by a 9.8% in Catalonia in November 2016.

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Foreign tourism Expenditure (TURDEST). December 2016 and 2016 provisional data [+]

02.03.2017 | New data | Tourism

The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia increased by 8.4% on the year-over-year data for December 2016. In 2016 as a whole, this total expenditure increased by 3.7% with respect to 2015, according to provisional data.

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Rural tourism activity indicators (TURUR). Q4 2016 [+]

02.02.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in rural tourism establishments in Catalonia grew by 3.8% year-over-year in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to provisional data from the Rural tourism accommodation occupancy survey.

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Large Store Sales Index (IVGS). December 2016 and 2016 [+]

02.01.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The Large Store Sales Index at current prices (IVGS) in Catalonia increased by 3.2% year-over-year data for December 2016.In 2016 the IVGS at current prices in Catalonia increased by 0.8% in relation to the previous year.

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Campsite activity indicators (TURCAM). Q4 2016 [+]

02.01.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays spent at campsites in Catalonia increased by 4.0% in the fourth quarter of 2016 on the year-over-year data, according to the provisional data from the Campsite Occupancy Survey.

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Foreign Tourism (TUREST). December 2016 and 2016 provisional data [+]

01.31.2017 | New data | Tourism

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 7.4% on the year-over-year data for December 2016. In 2016 as a whole, the number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 4.0% compared to 2015, according to provisional data.

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Statistical nomenclature of population entities in Catalonia (NOMESCAT). 2016 [+]

01.31.2017 | New data | Population figures

The Statistical Nomenclature of Population Entities in Catalonia has been updated with the data from the Population Register on the date of January 1, 2016, which enables consultation of all of the population data by sex for the infra-municipal population entities of Catalonia.

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Announcement of the 8th Nursery Competition for Surveys and Experiments [+]

01.27.2017 | News

The eighth edition has been announced of the Nursery Competition for Surveys and Experiments, aimed at pupils in secondary, pre-university and vocational education. The competition is organised by the Faculty of Mathematics and Statistics at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, the Faculty of Economics and Business at the Universitat de Barcelona and the Faculty of Science at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, and which is supported by Idescat.

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

01.27.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The General Index of Retail Commerce without service stations, at current prices, increased by 2.1% -on a year-over-year basis-; in Catalonia in December 2016.

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Active population survey (EPA). Q4 2016 [+]

01.26.2017 | New data | Labour

Unemployment fell in Catalonia by 110,200 people in the 4th quarter of 2016 with respect to the previous year (-16.5%), standing at 558,500 unemployed persons, with an unemployment rate of 14.85%, according to the Active Population Survey. The employed persons rose by 100,800 individuals, 3.2% higher than the same period in 2015, totalling 3,202,600 people; the sectors of culture and tourism increased above the Catalan mean (12.4% and 6.6%, respectively).

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Industrial price index (IPRI). December 2016 and 2016 provisional data [+]

01.25.2017 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Price Index increased by 0.9% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in December 2016. On the other hand, in 2016, Industrial Price Index, in annual average terms, decreased by 0,6% with respect to the previous year, according to provisional data.

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Hotel activity indicators (TURHOT). December 2016 and 2016 provisional data [+]

01.24.2017 | New data | Tourism

Overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 8.5% year-over-year for the month of December, 2016, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey. In 2016 as a whole, overnight stays in hotel establishments increased by 6.5% in Catalonia according to provisional data from the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

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Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover index (IASSVN). November 2016 [+]

01.23.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The Turnover index for the service sector (IASSVN) increased by a year-over-year 5.0% in Catalonia in November 2016.

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

01.23.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial business volume index (IVNI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 6.7% in Catalonia in November 2016.

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

01.23.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an inter-annual increases of 8.8% in Catalonia in December 2016.

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

01.23.2017 | New data | Tourism

The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 5.6% in Catalonia in December 2016 and stood at 88.37 euros.

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Foreign trade by technological content (COMTEC). 2015. Definitive data [+]

01.20.2017 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

In 2015, Catalonia's exports of high technology-level industrial products increased by 9.8% with respect to the previous year, according to data from the State Tax Agency.

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Foreign trade (COMEST). 2015. Definitive data [+]

01.20.2017 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

In 2015, exports increased by 6.0% and imports by 5.6% in comparison with the previous year, according to definitive data from the State Tax Administration Agency.

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Business climate survey (CLEM). 4Q 2016 [+]

01.20.2017 | New data | Companies · Finances

The growth forecast of Catalan businesses for the first quarter of 2017 register a balance of 10.2 points, according to the Business Climate Survey.

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Figures of Catalonia 2017 [+]

01.19.2017 | New product

Idescat has published the booklet Figures on Catalonia 2017, which presents a selection of basic statistics on Catalonia compared to those on Spain and the European Union.

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Births, deaths and marriages Statistics. 2015. Definitive data [+]

01.19.2017 | New data

Idescat has published the definitive data of the Statistics for births, deaths and marriages for 2015. That year in Catalonia, 70,450 live births and 64,866 deaths were registered, resulting in a natural growth of 5,584 persons; in addition, 27,592 marriages were registered.

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Business Confidence Index (ICEH). 1Q 2017 [+]

01.18.2017 | New data | Companies · Finances

The Harmonized Business Confidence Index for the first quarter of 2017 in Catalonia rose by 0.3% from the previous quarter, the same variation registered for the whole of Spain.

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

01.13.2017 | New data | Prices

The CPI increased by 1.9% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in Desember 2016.

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Foreign trade (COMEST). October 2016 [+]

01.13.2017 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

Exports decreased by a year-over-year 1.8% and imports by a 1.2% in Catalonia in October 2016.

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

01.11.2017 | New data | Industry · Energy

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

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

01.11.2017 | New data | Trade · Services

The Large Store Sales Index at current prices in Catalonia increased by 0.6% on year-over-year data for November 2016.

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

01.09.2017 | New data | Tourism

The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 982 million euro for November 2016, which represented a year-over-year increase of 1.9%.

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Prize presentation for the 5th Nursery Competition for Surveys and Experiments [+]

12.31.2016 | News

El 6 de juny es va celebrar l'acte de lliurament de premis i diplomes del 5è concurs Planter de Sondeigs i Experiments.

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Foreign Tourism (TUREST). November 2016 [+]

12.30.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia decreased by 1.4% on the year-over-year data for November 2016.

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

12.28.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The General Index of Retail Commerce without service stations, at current prices, increases by 3.1% on a year-over-year basis; in Catalonia in November 2016.

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Advance Release Calendar. 2017 [+]

12.23.2016 | News

The calendar for the release of the results of Idescat's statistical production for the year 2017 is now available.

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

12.23.2016 | New data | Prices

The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 0.8% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in November 2016.

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

12.23.2016 | New data | Tourism

The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 4.0% year-over-year for the month of November, 2016, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

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Parliament has passed the Law on the Statistical Plan for Catalonia 2017-2020 and amends the Law 23/1998, dated 30th December 1998, on statistics in Catalonia [+]

12.22.2016 | News

The Catalan Parliament passed the Law on the Statistical Plan for Catalonia 2017-2020 (PEC 2017-2020) on the 22th December. The Plan is the instrument that will govern and plan statistics of interest to the Government of Catalonia over the next four years.

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Social Protection Accounts (CPS). 2010-2014 [+]

12.22.2016 | New data | Social protection

Current expenditure on social protection in Catalonia totalled 42,503 million euros in 2013, a figure which represented yearly expenditure per resident totalling 5,710 euros, 21.5% of the Catalan GDP.

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

12.22.2016 | New data | Tourism

The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 0.2% in Catalonia in November 2016 and stood at 87.59 euros.

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

12.21.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The general activity index for the service sector (IASS) increased by a year-over-year 0.9% in Catalonia in October 2016.

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

12.21.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The Industrial business volume index (IVNI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 1.1% in Catalonia in October 2016.

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

12.21.2016 | New data | Industry · Energy

The index of new orders for industry (IECI) for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an inter-annual increases of 3.8% in Catalonia in October 2016.

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Population estimates (EP). 2015. Definitive data [+]

12.21.2016 | New data | Population figures

The resident population of Catalonia rose by 3.2 per thousand in 2015 to reach a total of 7,448,332 inhabitants, according to postcensal population estimates. The increase is the result of natural growth of 5,584 persons (70,450 births minus 64,866 deaths), a migratory balance with the rest of Spain of 5,103 persons and a migratory balance with foreign countries of 12,891 persons.

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Publication of journal SORT [+]

12.20.2016 | News

Journal SORT Volume 40 Number 2 has been published for the period July-December 2016 with the inclusion of seven articles.

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Continuous Household Survey (ECLL). 2014-2015 [+]

12.20.2016 | New data | Households, families and marriages

For the first time, Idescat is publishing the results of the Continuous Household Survey for 2014 and 2015. The number of households in Catalonia in 2015 was 2,948,900. The most common type of household was that of a single nucleus, which represented 70.0%.

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Municipal Population Register (PMH). January 1, 2016. Official figures [+]

12.19.2016 | New data | Population figures

The official population of Catalonia on January 1, 2016 is 7,522,596 people, which was broken down into 3,825,228 women and 3,697,369 men.

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Wage Structure Survey (EES). 2014 [+]

12.19.2016 | 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 the Wage Structure Survey. The gross annual salary of women fell by 2.0% year-over-year, standing at 20,324.88 euros, while for men it was 27,447.71 euros, 0.9% less than in 2013.

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Gross domestic product. Counties and municipalities. (PIBC). 2013-2014 and 2015 advance [+]

12.19.2016 | New data | Macromagnitudes

Martorell, with 80,100 euros, was the municipality with the highest per capita GDP in Catalonia in 2014 (among municipalities with more than 5,000 inhabitants), followed by Castellbisbal (70,700 euros) and Vandellòs i l'Hospitalet de l'Infant (66,500 euros).

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Quarterly Labour Cost Survey (ECL). 3Q 2016 [+]

12.16.2016 | New data | Labour

The labour cost per worker and month stands at 2,544.55 euros in Catalonia as of the third quarter of 2016, 0.6% less than the same quarter in 2015.

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Gross domestic product (PIB). Base 2010. Q4 2016 [+]

12.15.2016 | New data | Macromagnitudes

The gross domestic product of Catalonia has registered a year-over-year increase of 3.4% and a quarter-over-quarter increase of 0.7% during the third quarter of 2016.

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Indicators of the Production and the Activity of the Service Sector (IPROSS). 3Q 2016 [+]

12.15.2016 | New data | Trade · Services

The Indicators of Service Sector Production (IPROSS) increased by 3.8% on year-over-year data in Catalonia in the third quarter of 2016.

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Foreign Trade according to Technological Content (COMTEC). 3Q 2016 [+]

12.14.2016 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

Catalan exports of industrial products of high technological content reached a value of 1,599.7 million euros in the third quarter of 2016, representing an increase of 5.6% on a year-over-year basis.

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

12.13.2016 | New data | Prices

The CPI increased by 1.0% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in November 2016.

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Dossier: "Els centres de serveis socials a Catalunya. 2014" [+]

12.13.2016 | New product

Idescat has published the dossier "Els centres de serveis socials a Catalunya. 2014", which is number 20 in the "Dossiers Idescat" collection.

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Foreign trade (COMEST). September 2016 [+]

12.12.2016 | New data | Foreign investment and trade

Exports grew by a year-over-year 2.40% and imports by a 1.4% in Catalonia in September 2016.

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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.

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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%.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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