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Population

Density of population. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 1,357.5432,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 104.1239.0
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Population. By sex. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 70,8143,770,123
Women 70,5253,905,094
Total 141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 22,7751,172,116
From 15 to 64 years 92,7165,060,347
From 65 to 84 years 21,6761,199,987
From 85 years and over 4,172242,767
Total 141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 11,624603,175
From 15 to 64 years 47,4462,548,305
From 65 to 84 years 10,280538,769
From 85 years and over 1,46479,874
Total 70,8143,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 11,151568,941
From 15 to 64 years 45,2702,512,042
From 65 to 84 years 11,396661,218
From 85 years and over 2,708162,893
Total 70,5253,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By place of birth. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Catalonia 83,9294,932,849
Rest of Spain 18,4211,273,935
Abroad 38,9891,468,433
Total 141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 107,1346,515,790
Foreign 34,2051,159,427
Total 141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 53,1313,174,342
Foreign 17,683595,781
Total 70,8143,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 54,0033,341,448
Foreign 16,522563,646
Total 70,5253,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
No qualifications 10,188623,324
Primary level 18,803837,313
Secondary level 68,0523,498,064
University education 17,3881,264,747
Total 114,4306,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2020
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 3,362167,794
Women 3,275163,395
Total 6,637331,189
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Resident population 141,339:
AFTE seasonal population 17,338:
Total 158,677:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 112.3:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2019/20
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Resident Students 23,0801,240,690
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 77.482.9
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Boys 63031,133
Girls 56029,825
Total 1,19060,958
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Deaths. By sex. 2018
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 58133,352
Women 56633,210
Total 1,14766,562
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Marriages. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 29625,895
Source: Idescat. Natural movement of population.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia -95:
Balance with Spain -45-2,455
Internal migratory net balance -140-2,455
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Immigrations 3,802203,843
Emigrations 1,95487,491
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Rest of EU 74730,002
Rest of the world 3,055173,841
Total 3,802203,843
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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Population growth
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Crude Birth Rate. 2019 8.607.94
Crude Death Rate. 2018 8.348.78
Crude Rate of Natural Increase. 2018 1.13:
Net Migration Rate. 2018 5.92:
Total Growth Rate. 2018 7.0614.01
Units: crude rate per 1,000 inhabitants
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 39,7181,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 33.3316.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 3.673.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 29.6613.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Main 54,6662,944,944
Secondary 52,715470,081
Vacant 9,612448,356
Total 116,9933,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Owned 37,9032,188,657
Rented 12,689582,701
Other type 4,072173,586
Total 54,6662,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 7,313538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 22,9031,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 13,452560,379
From 121 m2 and over 10,996369,412
Total 54,6662,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By size. 2011
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
One person 12,491686,810
Two people 18,356933,679
Three people 11,305631,635
Four people and over 12,514692,821
Total 54,6662,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By type of nucleus. 2011
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
One person 12,491686,810
Two people or more without nucleus 1,981100,637
Couple without children 15,206725,737
Couple with children 18,9031,059,975
Father or mother with children 5,102308,995
Two nucleuses or more 98262,789
Total 54,6662,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main aggregates and taxes

Gross domestic product (base 2010). 2017
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
GDP (millions of euros) 3,168.4234,680.0
GDP per capita (thousands of euros) 23.231.2
GDP per capita (Catalonia index=100) 74.2100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Gross value added (base 2010). By sectors. 2017
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 112.52,318.7
Industry 319.045,202.1
Construction 265.411,162.9
Services 2,208.9156,544.8
Total 2,905.8215,228.5
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross value added (base 2010). Industry. By branches. 2017
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Mining industries, energy, water and waste 92.66,714.0
Food, textiles, wood, publishing, chemicals and rubber 100.522,702.1
Metallurgy, machinery, electrical and transport material 125.815,785.9
Total 319.045,202.1
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross value added (base 2010). Services. By branches. 2017
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Trade 529.330,984.1
Transport, information and communications 133.919,355.2
Hostelry 376.914,524.5
Financial and insurance activities 90.97,404.9
Real estate, technical and adm. activities 534.844,489.3
Public administration and other services 543.039,786.8
Total 2,208.9156,544.8
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross disposable household income. 2019 Benchmark revision. 2017
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
GDHI (thousands of euros) 1,900,432129,395,921
GDHI per capita (thousands of euros) 13.917.2
GDHI per capita (Catalonia index=100) 80.8100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2017
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 19,91323,760
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 5,1386,513
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Number of receipts 170,5615,841,008
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 58,299.968,666.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 425.8480.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 412,751516,035
Real assets (%) 39.937.4
Financial assets (%) 60.162.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Cultivated land 37,342792,425
Permanent pasture 10,123355,107
Total 47,4651,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 30,637511,150
Fruit trees 2,084110,819
Olives 2,185101,236
Vines 1,92361,391
Others 5137,829
Total 37,342792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Without land 511,519
With land 1,92259,320
Total 1,97360,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Without livestock 1,30947,172
With livestock 66413,667
Total 1,97360,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Bovine 42,179544,135
Ovine 35,925600,082
Caprine 2,10671,748
Porcine 406,8056,742,638
Avian 1,698,32843,890,563
Female rabbits 5,294335,054
Equine 98219,352
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Housing construction. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 161,884
Housing starts 34614,549
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Territori i Sostenibilitat. Secretaria d'Habitatge i Millora Urbana.
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Tourist accommodation. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Hotels 2293,065
Hotel beds 14,865317,129
Campsites 33354
Campsite places 35,184270,840
Rural tourism 1482,482
Rural tourism beds 1,28419,809
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Estate cars 81,4223,560,228
Motorcycles 17,387860,663
Industrial vehicles 23,950783,421
Others 4,176168,854
Total 126,9355,373,166
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Employed population 53,2283,033,916
Unemployed population 21,9181,052,138
Active population 75,1454,086,055
Inactive population 63,1303,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 114,4306,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Contributors to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q2/2020
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 30,7001,713,702
Women 24,8591,471,123
Total 55,5593,184,825
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q2/2020
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 57,7583,324,941
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 09/2020
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 1899,667
Industry 4,783436,451
Construction 2,662138,164
Services 26,7632,119,734
Total 34,3972,704,016
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. 09/2020
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 76822,502
Industry 73138,386
Construction 2,02668,434
Services 8,702416,424
Total 12,227545,746
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. 09/2020
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 24,6081,194,835
From 51 to 250 workers 7,187637,515
From 251 workers and over 2,602871,666
Total 34,3972,704,016
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 09/2020
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 5,503239,346
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 25,5741,720,098
Average pension (euros) 870.321,041.97
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 11,079737,855
Women 11,225775,829
Total 22,3041,513,684
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 303.07,973.6
Industry 464.542,781.6
Construction 645.830,535.1
Services 5,271.4273,230.1
Without previous employment 484.326,243.2
Total 7,169.0380,763.6
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 3,172.2163,426.6
Women 3,996.8217,337.0
Total 7,169.0380,763.6
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
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Understand 127,1286,949,344
Speak 97,0185,345,484
Read 103,6915,750,348
Write 74,4544,069,219
Do not understand 8,014356,728
Total 135,1427,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Public 9459
Others 8391
Total 17850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2019
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Pavilions 23982
Multisport courts 2628,327
Multisport fields 1492,328
Sports halls 2117,970
Indoor swimming pools 241,083
Athelitcs tracks 10434
Other facilities 1,18627,852
Total 1,86548,976
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 88,4695,376,553
Participation (%) 57.658.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 86,2265,554,455
Participation (%) 78.779.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 85,2055,519,912
Participation (%) 60.763.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Participation (%) 44.847.6
Electors 86,6205,318,296
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2018
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 2.251.43
Selective collection (%) 40.541.7
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2018
Alt EmpordàCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 27414,949
Industrial waste (tonnes) 18,264.983,802,966.84
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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