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Population (2019)24,187
County Vallès Occidental
Surface area (km2) 44.91
Altitude (m) 331
Longitude (º) 2.087986
Latitude (º) 41.616861

Population

Density of population. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 44.91583.1332,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 538.61,586.7239.0
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Population. By sex. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Men 11,948454,4823,770,123
Women 12,239470,7553,905,094
Total 24,187925,2377,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 4,044156,8831,172,116
From 15 to 64 years 16,218614,8215,060,347
From 65 to 84 years 3,300130,1091,199,987
From 85 years and over 62523,424242,767
Total 24,187925,2377,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 2,12380,735603,175
From 15 to 64 years 8,092307,7012,548,305
From 65 to 84 years 1,52558,373538,769
From 85 years and over 2087,67379,874
Total 11,948454,4823,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 1,92176,148568,941
From 15 to 64 years 8,126307,1202,512,042
From 65 to 84 years 1,77571,736661,218
From 85 years and over 41715,751162,893
Total 12,239470,7553,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By place of birth. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Catalonia 18,848627,4864,932,849
Rest of Spain 3,664165,3061,273,935
Abroad 1,675132,4451,468,433
Total 24,187925,2377,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Spanish 23,139825,8926,515,790
Foreign 1,04899,3451,159,427
Total 24,187925,2377,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Spanish 11,450405,0113,174,342
Foreign 49849,471595,781
Total 11,948454,4823,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Spanish 11,689420,8813,341,448
Foreign 55049,874563,646
Total 12,239470,7553,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
No qualifications 1,39076,650623,324
Primary level 2,25887,272837,313
Secondary level 11,279412,9903,498,064
University education 3,472144,7931,264,747
Total 18,398721,7066,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2020
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Men 15211,567167,794
Women 16811,249163,395
Total 32022,816331,189
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2018
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Resident population 24,036917,905:
AFTE seasonal population -2,013-22,340:
Total 22,023895,565:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 91.697.6:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2018/19
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Resident Students 4,545167,2451,227,695
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 80.784.983.1
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Boys 833,83331,133
Girls 743,82129,825
Total 1577,65460,958
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Deaths. By sex. 2018
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Men 743,44233,352
Women 1003,50333,210
Total 1746,94566,562
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Marriages. 2018
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Total 1133,48427,738
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2018
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia 1571,767:
Balance with Spain -75-680-2,689
Internal migratory net balance 821,087-2,689
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2018
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Immigrations 14614,778177,216
Emigrations 557,03778,003
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2018
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Rest of EU 221,64229,029
Rest of the world 12413,136148,187
Total 14614,778177,216
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 5,020158,0881,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 24.1819.3816.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 6.316.173.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 17.8613.2113.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Main 8,261337,5892,944,944
Secondary 50513,148470,081
Vacant 1,19043,929448,356
Total 9,956394,6663,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Owned 7,012276,8862,188,657
Rented 71844,646582,701
Other type :16,057173,586
Total 8,261337,5892,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 :43,657538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 3,465185,7711,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 2,24466,092560,379
From 121 m2 and over 2,21542,068369,412
Total 8,261337,5892,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By size. 2011
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
One person 1,31469,864686,810
Two people 2,314102,998933,679
Three people 2,04376,091631,635
Four people and over 2,59088,635692,821
Total 8,261337,5892,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By type of nucleus. 2011
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
One person 1,31469,864686,810
Two people or more without nucleus 2688,659100,637
Couple without children 1,70280,671725,737
Couple with children 3,979136,1311,059,975
Father or mother with children 81235,591308,995
Two nucleuses or more 1876,67162,789
Total 8,261337,5892,944,944
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
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
GDP (millions of euros) 563.227,778.5234,680.0
GDP per capita (thousands of euros) 23.630.531.2
GDP per capita (Catalonia index=100) 75.797.6100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Gross value added (base 2010). By sectors. 2017
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Agriculture 0.512.42,318.7
Industry 188.87,082.445,202.1
Construction 39.41,311.511,162.9
Services 287.817,069.7156,544.8
Total 516.525,476.0215,228.5
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross disposable household income. 2019 Benchmark revision. 2017
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
GDHI (thousands of euros) 422,19316,020,172129,395,921
GDHI per capita (thousands of euros) 17.717.617.2
GDHI per capita (Catalonia index=100) 102.9102.1100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2017
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 23,97324,77123,760
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 5,7896,5546,513
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2018
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Number of receipts 14,702590,4905,806,207
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 82,934.281,064.269,999.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 632.9482.5483.3
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 483,818549,239516,035
Real assets (%) 34.038.337.4
Financial assets (%) 66.061.762.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Cultivated land 2404,981792,425
Permanent pasture 11,113355,107
Total 2416,0941,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 2184,541511,150
Fruit trees 3194110,819
Olives 18209101,236
Vines 23061,391
Others 077,829
Total 2404,981792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Without land 1321,519
With land 1832559,320
Total 1935760,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Without livestock 1121647,172
With livestock 814113,667
Total 1935760,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Bovine 2514,934544,135
Ovine 1417,708600,082
Caprine 354471,748
Porcine 2,45018,1916,742,638
Avian 101144,69043,890,563
Female rabbits 103,899335,054
Equine 161,00719,352
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Housing construction. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 02931,884
Housing starts 512,21114,549
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
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Hotels 0533,065
Hotel beds 06,339317,129
Campsites 00354
Campsite places 00270,840
Rural tourism 032,482
Rural tourism beds 03019,809
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Estate cars 12,850444,4623,560,228
Motorcycles 2,66484,388860,663
Industrial vehicles 2,91283,978783,421
Others 59818,596168,854
Total 19,024631,4245,373,166
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Employed population 9,469364,4393,033,916
Unemployed population 3,135127,1081,052,138
Active population 12,604491,5474,086,055
Inactive population 10,524398,5163,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 18,398721,7066,223,448
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. Q1/2020
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Men 5,657202,5691,684,040
Women 5,092183,6661,487,555
Total 10,749386,2353,171,595
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q1/2020
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Total 11,257404,6433,328,454
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 06/2020
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Agriculture :2419,831
Industry 2,30372,720437,091
Construction 40916,760136,814
Services 3,069222,0622,085,202
Total 5,784311,7832,668,938
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
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Agriculture 1521122,652
Industry 2455,46138,499
Construction 3388,49668,341
Services 1,38646,600414,980
Total 1,98460,768544,472
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
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 4,225135,3121,198,285
From 51 to 250 workers 1,26378,628628,584
From 251 workers and over 29697,843842,069
Total 5,784311,7832,668,938
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 06/2020
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Total 71724,519238,880
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Total 5,317200,1691,720,098
Average pension (euros) 1,036.31,038.341,041.97
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Men 2,27285,609737,855
Women 2,37790,044775,829
Total 4,649175,6531,513,684
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Agriculture 3.4321.87,973.6
Industry 183.37,195.742,781.6
Construction 86.04,396.030,535.1
Services 657.633,463.1273,230.1
Without previous employment 46.54,098.926,243.2
Total 976.849,475.4380,763.6
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Men 378.320,417.2163,426.6
Women 598.529,058.3217,337.0
Total 976.849,475.4380,763.6
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
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Understand 22,303829,2896,949,344
Speak 18,701632,8515,345,484
Read 19,548684,1525,750,348
Write 14,716493,1014,069,219
Do not understand 38338,334356,728
Total 22,686867,6237,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Public 135459
Others 034391
Total 169850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2019
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Pavilions 391982
Multisport courts 368168,327
Multisport fields 21722,328
Sports halls 329277,970
Indoor swimming pools 2921,083
Athelitcs tracks 476434
Other facilities 882,43427,852
Total 1674,60848,976
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Electors 17,895655,1755,376,553
Participation (%) 59.755.958.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Electors 18,162657,8555,554,455
Participation (%) 85.683.479.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Electors 17,949653,1145,519,912
Participation (%) 67.667.563.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Participation (%) 49.147.747.6
Electors 17,634647,8895,318,296
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2018
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.281.181.43
Selective collection (%) 41.040.141.7
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2018
Castellar del VallèsVallès OccidentalCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 1462,72914,949
Industrial waste (tonnes) 6,240.78860,611.943,802,966.84
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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