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Geographic indicators
Population (2019)416
County Alt Empordà
Surface area (km2) 43.55
Altitude (m) 124
Longitude (º) 3.001822
Latitude (º) 42.392364

Population

Density of population. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 43.551,357.5432,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 9.6104.1239.0
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Population. By sex. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 20370,8143,770,123
Women 21370,5253,905,094
Total 416141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 4722,7751,172,116
From 15 to 64 years 24592,7165,060,347
From 65 to 84 years 9721,6761,199,987
From 85 years and over 274,172242,767
Total 416141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 2711,624603,175
From 15 to 64 years 11647,4462,548,305
From 65 to 84 years 5210,280538,769
From 85 years and over 81,46479,874
Total 20370,8143,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 2011,151568,941
From 15 to 64 years 12945,2702,512,042
From 65 to 84 years 4511,396661,218
From 85 years and over 192,708162,893
Total 21370,5253,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By place of birth. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Catalonia 31783,9294,932,849
Rest of Spain 4018,4211,273,935
Abroad 5938,9891,468,433
Total 416141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 376107,1346,515,790
Foreign 4034,2051,159,427
Total 416141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 18153,1313,174,342
Foreign 2217,683595,781
Total 20370,8143,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 19554,0033,341,448
Foreign 1816,522563,646
Total 21370,5253,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2020
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 123,362167,794
Women 163,275163,395
Total 286,637331,189
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2018/19
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Resident Students 5522,9701,227,695
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 45.577.383.1
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Boys 163031,133
Girls 156029,825
Total 21,19060,958
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Deaths. By sex. 2018
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 158133,352
Women 156633,210
Total 21,14766,562
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Marriages. 2018
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 053227,738
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2018
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia -9-163:
Balance with Spain -3-64-2,689
Internal migratory net balance -12-227-2,689
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2018
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Immigrations 23,550177,216
Emigrations 02,20078,003
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2018
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Rest of EU 082829,029
Rest of the world 22,722148,187
Total 23,550177,216
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 4339,7181,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 11.133.3316.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 -8.193.673.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 19.2929.6613.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Main 17254,6662,944,944
Secondary 6252,715470,081
Vacant 439,612448,356
Total 277116,9933,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main aggregates and taxes

Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2017
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 20,22419,91323,760
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 4,9255,1386,513
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Number of receipts 413170,5615,841,008
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 82,893.558,299.968,666.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 414.5425.8480.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
EspollaAlt 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
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Cultivated land 54737,342792,425
Permanent pasture 1,07510,123355,107
Total 1,62247,4651,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 17830,637511,150
Fruit trees 02,084110,819
Olives 2002,185101,236
Vines 1691,92361,391
Others 05137,829
Total 54737,342792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Without land 0511,519
With land 661,92259,320
Total 661,97360,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Without livestock 561,30947,172
With livestock 1066413,667
Total 661,97360,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Bovine 47042,179544,135
Ovine 035,925600,082
Caprine 02,10671,748
Porcine 12,247406,8056,742,638
Avian 61,698,32843,890,563
Female rabbits 2505,294335,054
Equine 998219,352
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Housing construction. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 0161,884
Housing starts 034614,549
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
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Hotels 02293,065
Hotel beds 014,865317,129
Campsites 033354
Campsite places 035,184270,840
Rural tourism 31482,482
Rural tourism beds 271,28419,809
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Estate cars 24781,4223,560,228
Motorcycles 4917,387860,663
Industrial vehicles 13023,950783,421
Others 124,176168,854
Total 438126,9355,373,166
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Contributors to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q1/2020
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 8729,0851,684,040
Women 8123,6991,487,555
Total 16852,7843,171,595
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q1/2020
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 17855,0963,328,454
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 06/2020
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture :2019,831
Industry 204,874437,091
Construction :2,794136,814
Services 827,7722,085,202
Total 3135,6412,668,938
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
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 2176822,652
Industry :73938,499
Construction 52,04768,341
Services 168,663414,980
Total 4312,217544,472
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
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 3125,6141,198,285
From 51 to 250 workers 07,090628,584
From 251 workers and over 02,937842,069
Total 3135,6412,668,938
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 06/2020
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 95,612238,880
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 13525,5741,720,098
Average pension (euros) 840.91870.321,041.97
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 5011,079737,855
Women 5511,225775,829
Total 10522,3041,513,684
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 0.0303.07,973.6
Industry 2.2464.542,781.6
Construction 0.0645.830,535.1
Services 8.65,271.4273,230.1
Without previous employment 0.2484.326,243.2
Total 11.07,169.0380,763.6
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 2.83,172.2163,426.6
Women 8.23,996.8217,337.0
Total 11.07,169.0380,763.6
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
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Understand 404127,1286,949,344
Speak 36197,0185,345,484
Read 367103,6915,750,348
Write 27574,4544,069,219
Do not understand :8,014356,728
Total 409135,1427,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Public 09459
Others 08391
Total 017850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2019
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Pavilions 023982
Multisport courts 12628,327
Multisport fields 11492,328
Sports halls 02117,970
Indoor swimming pools 0241,083
Athelitcs tracks 010434
Other facilities 81,18627,852
Total 101,86548,976
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 34388,4695,376,553
Participation (%) 76.757.658.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 32786,2265,554,455
Participation (%) 91.178.779.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 32285,2055,519,912
Participation (%) 66.560.763.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Participation (%) 57.844.847.6
Electors 33986,6205,318,296
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2018
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.272.251.43
Selective collection (%) 35.840.541.7
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2018
EspollaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 127414,949
Industrial waste (tonnes) 728.5818,264.983,802,966.84
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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