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Geographic indicators
Population (2019)16,629
County Vallès Oriental
Surface area (km2) 6.66
Altitude (m) 175
Longitude (º) 2.284628
Latitude (º) 41.619417

Population

Density of population. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 6.66735.0032,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 2,496.8557.3239.0
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Population. By sex. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 8,613204,2773,770,123
Women 8,016205,3613,905,094
Total 16,629409,6387,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 3,01567,6831,172,116
From 15 to 64 years 11,052273,6615,060,347
From 65 to 84 years 2,27558,0301,199,987
From 85 years and over 28710,264242,767
Total 16,629409,6387,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 1,56034,886603,175
From 15 to 64 years 5,874139,0212,548,305
From 65 to 84 years 1,07126,829538,769
From 85 years and over 1083,54179,874
Total 8,613204,2773,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 1,45532,797568,941
From 15 to 64 years 5,178134,6402,512,042
From 65 to 84 years 1,20431,201661,218
From 85 years and over 1796,723162,893
Total 8,016205,3613,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By place of birth. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Catalonia 8,788281,1544,932,849
Rest of Spain 3,62273,9181,273,935
Abroad 4,21954,5661,468,433
Total 16,629409,6387,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Spanish 13,597373,3536,515,790
Foreign 3,03236,2851,159,427
Total 16,629409,6387,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Spanish 6,831184,8433,174,342
Foreign 1,78219,434595,781
Total 8,613204,2773,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Spanish 6,766188,5103,341,448
Foreign 1,25016,851563,646
Total 8,016205,3613,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
No qualifications 2,51234,409623,324
Primary level 1,54339,876837,313
Secondary level 7,709197,8993,498,064
University education :51,6041,264,747
Total 12,830323,7886,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2020
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 2685,126167,794
Women 2224,556163,395
Total 4909,682331,189
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2018
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Resident population 16,317406,289:
AFTE seasonal population -1,251-14,837:
Total 15,066391,452:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 92.396.3:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2018/19
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Resident Students 3,07573,4851,227,695
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 66.376.083.1
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Boys 831,54231,133
Girls 701,51229,825
Total 1533,05460,958
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Deaths. By sex. 2018
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 631,61133,352
Women 461,55933,210
Total 1093,17066,562
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Marriages. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Total 2588325,895
Source: Idescat. Natural movement of population.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia -671,326:
Balance with Spain -55-243-2,455
Internal migratory net balance -1221,083-2,455
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Immigrations 4495,922203,843
Emigrations 2452,17087,491
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Rest of EU 1855130,002
Rest of the world 4315,371173,841
Total 4495,922203,843
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 3,01479,4691,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 20.92216.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 7.356.113.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 13.5515.913.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Main 5,584148,7102,944,944
Secondary :11,187470,081
Vacant 56816,489448,356
Total 6,343176,3863,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Owned :119,3272,188,657
Rented 68821,277582,701
Other type :8,106173,586
Total 5,584148,7102,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 ::538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 3,21171,4681,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 85031,098560,379
From 121 m2 and over 72627,394369,412
Total 5,584148,7102,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By size. 2011
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
One person 93027,895686,810
Two people 1,57745,411933,679
Three people 1,34334,999631,635
Four people and over 1,73440,405692,821
Total 5,584148,7102,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By type of nucleus. 2011
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
One person 93027,895686,810
Two people or more without nucleus :3,330100,637
Couple without children 1,34036,506725,737
Couple with children 2,29762,4761,059,975
Father or mother with children 70314,929308,995
Two nucleuses or more :3,57462,789
Total 5,584148,7102,944,944
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
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
GDP (millions of euros) 321.612,483.6234,680.0
GDP per capita (thousands of euros) 19.930.931.2
GDP per capita (Catalonia index=100) 63.799.1100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Gross value added (base 2010). By sectors. 2017
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Agriculture 0.244.82,318.7
Industry 132.14,464.345,202.1
Construction 20.3562.811,162.9
Services 142.36,377.0156,544.8
Total 294.911,448.9215,228.5
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross disposable household income. 2019 Benchmark revision. 2017
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
GDHI (thousands of euros) 224,1986,804,771129,395,921
GDHI per capita (thousands of euros) 13.916.917.2
GDHI per capita (Catalonia index=100) 80.598.0100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2017
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 19,60423,06423,760
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 4,6755,6706,513
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Number of receipts 9,218265,2365,841,008
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 72,953.868,653.868,666.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 536.2501.8480.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 434,392442,027516,035
Real assets (%) 43.940.837.4
Financial assets (%) 56.159.262.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Cultivated land 22511,085792,425
Permanent pasture 474,218355,107
Total 27115,3031,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 22410,261511,150
Fruit trees 0130110,819
Olives 1315101,236
Vines 014161,391
Others 02387,829
Total 22511,085792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Without land 1491,519
With land 1593459,320
Total 1698360,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Without livestock 950547,172
With livestock 747813,667
Total 1698360,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Bovine 4224,896544,135
Ovine 86620,686600,082
Caprine 612,80471,748
Porcine 997,4956,742,638
Avian 0338,22043,890,563
Female rabbits 514,705335,054
Equine 182919,352
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Housing construction. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 0581,884
Housing starts 587414,549
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
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Hotels 1673,065
Hotel beds 203,873317,129
Campsites 08354
Campsite places 02,739270,840
Rural tourism 0592,482
Rural tourism beds 048419,809
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Estate cars 7,868214,8363,560,228
Motorcycles 1,03037,692860,663
Industrial vehicles 1,61445,840783,421
Others 26910,025168,854
Total 10,781308,3935,373,166
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Employed population 5,272165,4493,033,916
Unemployed population 3,84860,5391,052,138
Active population 9,120225,9894,086,055
Inactive population 6,763172,8373,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 12,830323,7886,223,448
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
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 3,53894,4801,713,702
Women 2,55479,2171,471,123
Total 6,092173,6973,184,825
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q2/2020
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Total 6,325179,8543,324,941
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 06/2020
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Agriculture :2539,831
Industry 1,26438,444437,091
Construction 3076,722136,814
Services 1,13367,9512,085,202
Total 2,708113,3702,668,938
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Affiliations to S. S. self-employed system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 06/2020
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Agriculture 1348022,652
Industry 882,87438,499
Construction 1364,43968,341
Services 62021,395414,980
Total 85729,188544,472
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By size of centre. 06/2020
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 2,02363,1861,198,285
From 51 to 250 workers 68532,795628,584
From 251 workers and over 017,389842,069
Total 2,708113,3702,668,938
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 06/2020
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Total 36011,509238,880
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Total 3,29084,9311,720,098
Average pension (euros) 1,030.231,061.531,041.97
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 1,55738,512737,855
Women 1,43037,056775,829
Total 2,98775,5681,513,684
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Agriculture 21.1236.27,973.6
Industry 168.03,329.542,781.6
Construction 124.61,486.730,535.1
Services 750.214,923.6273,230.1
Without previous employment 144.91,486.926,243.2
Total 1,208.821,463.0380,763.6
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 532.88,705.8163,426.6
Women 675.912,757.2217,337.0
Total 1,208.821,463.0380,763.6
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
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Understand 14,059373,8746,949,344
Speak 9,800293,5735,345,484
Read 10,571310,9195,750,348
Write 7,354226,3984,069,219
Do not understand 1,32315,189356,728
Total 15,382389,0637,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Public 129459
Others 09391
Total 138850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2019
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Pavilions 254982
Multisport courts 104538,327
Multisport fields 21322,328
Sports halls 134037,970
Indoor swimming pools 3571,083
Athelitcs tracks 537434
Other facilities 561,35727,852
Total 912,49348,976
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Electors 10,301292,5805,376,553
Participation (%) 55.457.758.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Electors 10,519296,4745,554,455
Participation (%) 79.183.579.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Electors 10,343292,8265,519,912
Participation (%) 64.267.063.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Participation (%) 42.847.647.6
Electors 10,160291,5665,318,296
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2018
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.201.331.43
Selective collection (%) 25.340.941.7
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2018
CanovellesVallès OrientalCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 831,45414,949
Industrial waste (tonnes) 16,865.58381,222.493,802,966.84
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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