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Population (2020)1,456
County Alt Empordà
Surface area (km2) 16.45
Altitude (m) 78
Longitude (º) 3.150756
Latitude (º) 42.309636

Population

Density of population. 2020
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 16.451,357.5432,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 88.5105.1242.3
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Population. By sex. 2020
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 73871,5143,826,964
Women 71871,1103,953,515
Total 1,456142,6247,780,479
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 26322,7751,172,116
From 15 to 64 years 89192,7165,060,347
From 65 to 84 years 27421,6761,199,987
From 85 years and over 484,172242,767
Total 1,476141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 14011,624603,175
From 15 to 64 years 44847,4462,548,305
From 65 to 84 years 13710,280538,769
From 85 years and over 161,46479,874
Total 74170,8143,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 12311,151568,941
From 15 to 64 years 44345,2702,512,042
From 65 to 84 years 13711,396661,218
From 85 years and over 322,708162,893
Total 73570,5253,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By place of birth. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Catalonia 92683,9294,932,849
Rest of Spain 11218,4211,273,935
Abroad 43838,9891,468,433
Total 1,476141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 1,071107,1346,515,790
Foreign 40534,2051,159,427
Total 1,476141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 54053,1313,174,342
Foreign 20117,683595,781
Total 74170,8143,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 53154,0033,341,448
Foreign 20416,522563,646
Total 73570,5253,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
No qualifications :10,188623,324
Primary level 17818,803837,313
Secondary level 69068,0523,498,064
University education :17,3881,264,747
Total 1,162114,4306,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2020
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 173,362167,794
Women 103,275163,395
Total 276,637331,189
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2019/20
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Resident Students 24023,0801,240,690
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 54.277.482.9
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Boys 863531,453
Girls 356430,095
Total 111,19961,548
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Deaths. By sex. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 962832,498
Women 1255032,049
Total 211,17864,547
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Marriages. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 651026,939
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia -2-95:
Balance with Spain -6-45-2,455
Internal migratory net balance -8-140-2,455
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Immigrations 333,802203,843
Emigrations 181,95487,491
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Rest of EU 1374730,002
Rest of the world 203,055173,841
Total 333,802203,843
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 60939,7181,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 52.6533.3316.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 0.433.673.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 52.2229.6613.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Main 57654,6662,944,944
Secondary 19452,715470,081
Vacant :9,612448,356
Total 794116,9933,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Owned 45637,9032,188,657
Rented 9312,689582,701
Other type :4,072173,586
Total 57654,6662,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 :7,313538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 21022,9031,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 :13,452560,379
From 121 m2 and over :10,996369,412
Total 57654,6662,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main aggregates and taxes

Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2018
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 21,61720,15524,255
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 5,5025,5206,907
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Number of receipts 1,338170,5615,841,008
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 97,667.458,299.968,666.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 699.3425.8480.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 280,014412,751516,035
Real assets (%) 45.439.937.4
Financial assets (%) 54.660.162.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Cultivated land 62637,342792,425
Permanent pasture 35310,123355,107
Total 97947,4651,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 42430,637511,150
Fruit trees 02,084110,819
Olives 1802,185101,236
Vines 221,92361,391
Others 05137,829
Total 62637,342792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Without land 0511,519
With land 561,92259,320
Total 561,97360,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Without livestock 431,30947,172
With livestock 1366413,667
Total 561,97360,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Bovine 68642,179544,135
Ovine 1,00535,925600,082
Caprine 182,10671,748
Porcine 8,780406,8056,742,638
Avian 27,0831,698,32843,890,563
Female rabbits 145,294335,054
Equine 498219,352
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Housing construction. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 0161,884
Housing starts 834614,549
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
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Hotels 22293,065
Hotel beds 3014,865317,129
Campsites 033354
Campsite places 035,184270,840
Rural tourism 31482,482
Rural tourism beds 311,28419,809
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Estate cars 81281,4223,560,228
Motorcycles 19217,387860,663
Industrial vehicles 23323,950783,421
Others 264,176168,854
Total 1,263126,9355,373,166
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Employed population 59453,2283,033,916
Unemployed population 11821,9181,052,138
Active population 71275,1454,086,055
Inactive population 73963,1303,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 1,162114,4306,223,448
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. Q3/2020
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 28730,5621,715,714
Women 25024,9051,493,649
Total 53755,4673,209,363
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q3/2020
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 56457,7343,356,665
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 09/2020
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 01899,667
Industry 384,783436,451
Construction 152,662138,164
Services 9426,7632,119,734
Total 14734,3972,704,016
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
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 1176822,502
Industry 873138,386
Construction 232,02668,434
Services 988,702416,424
Total 14012,227545,746
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
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 14724,6081,194,835
From 51 to 250 workers 07,187637,515
From 251 workers and over 02,602871,666
Total 14734,3972,704,016
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 09/2020
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 365,503239,346
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 24325,5741,720,098
Average pension (euros) 744.76870.321,041.97
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 10211,079737,855
Women 10211,225775,829
Total 20422,3041,513,684
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2020
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 2.4380.29,381.9
Industry 4.3554.348,483.1
Construction 7.8722.335,505.6
Services 36.46,471.8339,775.8
Without previous employment 1.7529.228,272.9
Total 52.78,657.8461,419.2
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2020
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 24.23,885.6205,421.3
Women 28.54,772.2255,997.9
Total 52.78,657.8461,419.2
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
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Understand 1,334127,1286,949,344
Speak 1,12397,0185,345,484
Read 1,185103,6915,750,348
Write 82774,4544,069,219
Do not understand 1078,014356,728
Total 1,441135,1427,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Public 09459
Others 08391
Total 017850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2019
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Pavilions 023982
Multisport courts 42628,327
Multisport fields 11492,328
Sports halls 12117,970
Indoor swimming pools 0241,083
Athelitcs tracks 010434
Other facilities 81,18627,852
Total 141,86548,976
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 97688,4695,376,553
Participation (%) 70.357.658.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 80386,2265,554,455
Participation (%) 81.878.779.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 78685,2055,519,912
Participation (%) 65.860.763.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Participation (%) 43.744.847.6
Electors 93886,6205,318,296
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2018
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.462.251.43
Selective collection (%) 24.740.541.7
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2018
Palau-saverderaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 527414,949
Industrial waste (tonnes) 93.2618,264.983,802,966.84
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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