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Population (2019)10,650
County Vallès Oriental
Surface area (km2) 36.90
Altitude (m) 123
Longitude (º) 2.327692
Latitude (º) 41.589600

Population

Density of population. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 36.90735.0032,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 288.6557.3239.0
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Population. By sex. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 5,319204,2773,770,123
Women 5,331205,3613,905,094
Total 10,650409,6387,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 1,86667,6831,172,116
From 15 to 64 years 7,162273,6615,060,347
From 65 to 84 years 1,41158,0301,199,987
From 85 years and over 21110,264242,767
Total 10,650409,6387,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 94134,886603,175
From 15 to 64 years 3,652139,0212,548,305
From 65 to 84 years 65226,829538,769
From 85 years and over 743,54179,874
Total 5,319204,2773,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 92532,797568,941
From 15 to 64 years 3,510134,6402,512,042
From 65 to 84 years 75931,201661,218
From 85 years and over 1376,723162,893
Total 5,331205,3613,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By place of birth. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Catalonia 8,135281,1544,932,849
Rest of Spain 1,77473,9181,273,935
Abroad 74154,5661,468,433
Total 10,650409,6387,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Spanish 10,192373,3536,515,790
Foreign 45836,2851,159,427
Total 10,650409,6387,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Spanish 5,097184,8433,174,342
Foreign 22219,434595,781
Total 5,319204,2773,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Spanish 5,095188,5103,341,448
Foreign 23616,851563,646
Total 5,331205,3613,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
No qualifications :34,409623,324
Primary level 91139,876837,313
Secondary level 4,786197,8993,498,064
University education :51,6041,264,747
Total 8,080323,7886,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2020
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 595,126167,794
Women 634,556163,395
Total 1229,682331,189
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2018
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Resident population 10,666406,289:
AFTE seasonal population -146-14,837:
Total 10,520391,452:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 98.696.3:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2018/19
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Resident Students 2,00573,4851,227,695
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 66.676.083.1
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Boys 441,54231,133
Girls 321,51229,825
Total 763,05460,958
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Deaths. By sex. 2018
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 491,61133,352
Women 341,55933,210
Total 833,17066,562
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Marriages. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Total 1888325,895
Source: Idescat. Natural movement of population.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia 1031,326:
Balance with Spain -28-243-2,455
Internal migratory net balance 751,083-2,455
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Immigrations 645,922203,843
Emigrations 402,17087,491
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Rest of EU 1155130,002
Rest of the world 535,371173,841
Total 645,922203,843
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 2,60679,4691,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 28.792216.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 7.836.113.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 20.9615.913.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Main 3,622148,7102,944,944
Secondary :11,187470,081
Vacant 44216,489448,356
Total 4,200176,3863,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Owned 3,026119,3272,188,657
Rented 38321,277582,701
Other type :8,106173,586
Total 3,622148,7102,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 ::538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 1,18771,4681,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 89031,098560,379
From 121 m2 and over 1,06627,394369,412
Total 3,622148,7102,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By size. 2011
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
One person 63227,895686,810
Two people 96645,411933,679
Three people 86834,999631,635
Four people and over 1,15740,405692,821
Total 3,622148,7102,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By type of nucleus. 2011
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
One person 63227,895686,810
Two people or more without nucleus :3,330100,637
Couple without children 84536,506725,737
Couple with children 1,66862,4761,059,975
Father or mother with children 26314,929308,995
Two nucleuses or more 1483,57462,789
Total 3,622148,7102,944,944
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
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
GDP (millions of euros) 471.412,483.6234,680.0
GDP per capita (thousands of euros) 44.630.931.2
GDP per capita (Catalonia index=100) 142.999.1100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Gross value added (base 2010). By sectors. 2017
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Agriculture 8.544.82,318.7
Industry 88.84,464.345,202.1
Construction 19.6562.811,162.9
Services 315.56,377.0156,544.8
Total 432.411,448.9215,228.5
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross disposable household income. 2019 Benchmark revision. 2017
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
GDHI (thousands of euros) 192,8916,804,771129,395,921
GDHI per capita (thousands of euros) 18.316.917.2
GDHI per capita (Catalonia index=100) 106.198.0100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2017
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 25,10323,06423,760
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 6,4535,6706,513
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Number of receipts 7,091265,2365,841,008
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 95,571.768,653.868,666.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 737.0501.8480.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 465,123442,027516,035
Real assets (%) 37.440.837.4
Financial assets (%) 62.659.262.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Cultivated land 86711,085792,425
Permanent pasture 1614,218355,107
Total 1,02715,3031,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 69110,261511,150
Fruit trees 0130110,819
Olives 1315101,236
Vines 4914161,391
Others 1252387,829
Total 86711,085792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Without land 2491,519
With land 5693459,320
Total 5898360,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Without livestock 3150547,172
With livestock 2747813,667
Total 5898360,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Bovine 1,08424,896544,135
Ovine 3,28520,686600,082
Caprine 2812,80471,748
Porcine 1,27897,4956,742,638
Avian 45,956338,22043,890,563
Female rabbits 1,56514,705335,054
Equine 3582919,352
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Housing construction. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 0581,884
Housing starts 1587414,549
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
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Hotels 0673,065
Hotel beds 03,873317,129
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
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Estate cars 6,200214,8363,560,228
Motorcycles 1,11237,692860,663
Industrial vehicles 1,33745,840783,421
Others 35910,025168,854
Total 9,008308,3935,373,166
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Employed population 4,798165,4493,033,916
Unemployed population 1,16560,5391,052,138
Active population 5,963225,9894,086,055
Inactive population 4,224172,8373,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 8,080323,7886,223,448
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
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 2,71994,4801,713,702
Women 2,23279,2171,471,123
Total 4,951173,6973,184,825
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q2/2020
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Total 5,127179,8543,324,941
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 06/2020
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Agriculture 162539,831
Industry 74438,444437,091
Construction 2306,722136,814
Services 3,09667,9512,085,202
Total 4,086113,3702,668,938
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
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Agriculture 2948022,652
Industry 1142,87438,499
Construction 1514,43968,341
Services 64921,395414,980
Total 94329,188544,472
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
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 2,29963,1861,198,285
From 51 to 250 workers 1,13232,795628,584
From 251 workers and over 65517,389842,069
Total 4,086113,3702,668,938
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 06/2020
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Total 31811,509238,880
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Total 2,14684,9311,720,098
Average pension (euros) 1,036.431,061.531,041.97
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 94338,512737,855
Women 94937,056775,829
Total 1,89275,5681,513,684
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Agriculture 2.7236.27,973.6
Industry 75.83,329.542,781.6
Construction 24.31,486.730,535.1
Services 332.314,923.6273,230.1
Without previous employment 37.41,486.926,243.2
Total 472.521,463.0380,763.6
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Men 176.38,705.8163,426.6
Women 296.312,757.2217,337.0
Total 472.521,463.0380,763.6
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
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Understand 9,702373,8746,949,344
Speak 8,291293,5735,345,484
Read 8,446310,9195,750,348
Write 6,436226,3984,069,219
Do not understand 17515,189356,728
Total 9,876389,0637,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Public 129459
Others 29391
Total 338850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2019
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Pavilions 254982
Multisport courts 174538,327
Multisport fields 41322,328
Sports halls 184037,970
Indoor swimming pools 2571,083
Athelitcs tracks 037434
Other facilities 431,35727,852
Total 862,49348,976
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Electors 7,907292,5805,376,553
Participation (%) 56.457.758.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Electors 7,928296,4745,554,455
Participation (%) 84.483.579.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Electors 7,887292,8265,519,912
Participation (%) 65.767.063.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Participation (%) 47.147.647.6
Electors 7,819291,5665,318,296
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2018
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.441.331.43
Selective collection (%) 42.040.941.7
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2018
Roca del Vallès, laVallès OrientalCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 431,45414,949
Industrial waste (tonnes) 3,900.88381,222.493,802,966.84
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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