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Population (2019)2,411
County Baix Empordà
Surface area (km2) 25.83
Altitude (m) 55
Longitude (º) 3.149953
Latitude (º) 41.971003

Population

Density of population. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 25.83701.6932,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 93.3191.5239.0
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Population. By sex. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 1,22266,8973,770,123
Women 1,18967,4623,905,094
Total 2,411134,3597,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 32720,7461,172,116
From 15 to 64 years 1,51687,6745,060,347
From 65 to 84 years 47321,8671,199,987
From 85 years and over 954,072242,767
Total 2,411134,3597,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 16710,714603,175
From 15 to 64 years 77944,4692,548,305
From 65 to 84 years 24510,301538,769
From 85 years and over 311,41379,874
Total 1,22266,8973,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 16010,032568,941
From 15 to 64 years 73743,2052,512,042
From 65 to 84 years 22811,566661,218
From 85 years and over 642,659162,893
Total 1,18967,4623,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By place of birth. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Catalonia 1,61385,5404,932,849
Rest of Spain 20717,9981,273,935
Abroad 59130,8211,468,433
Total 2,411134,3597,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 1,926108,0096,515,790
Foreign 48526,3501,159,427
Total 2,411134,3597,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 97753,5783,174,342
Foreign 24513,319595,781
Total 1,22266,8973,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 94954,4313,341,448
Foreign 24013,031563,646
Total 1,18967,4623,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
No qualifications :12,365623,324
Primary level 21017,338837,313
Secondary level :63,8003,498,064
University education :16,5751,264,747
Total 2,267110,0786,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2020
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 272,874167,794
Women 312,666163,395
Total 585,540331,189
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2018
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Resident population 2,461133,461:
AFTE seasonal population 2,67831,262:
Total 5,139164,723:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 208.8123.4:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2018/19
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Resident Students 34520,9601,227,695
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 49.376.483.1
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Boys 753631,133
Girls 750229,825
Total 141,03860,958
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Deaths. By sex. 2018
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 857833,352
Women 1559033,210
Total 231,16866,562
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Marriages. 2018
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total 2049427,738
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia 25169:
Balance with Spain -7-66-2,455
Internal migratory net balance 18103-2,455
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Immigrations 573,326203,843
Emigrations 271,55387,491
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Rest of EU 1464030,002
Rest of the world 432,686173,841
Total 573,326203,843
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 62529,7971,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 26.4825.3716.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 -0.853.23.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 27.3322.1613.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Main 1,04351,8462,944,944
Secondary 2,63246,469470,081
Vacant 38311,840448,356
Total 4,058110,1553,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Owned 76237,7482,188,657
Rented 15510,002582,701
Other type :4,096173,586
Total 1,04351,8462,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 :7,363538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 30821,4961,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 31812,180560,379
From 121 m2 and over :10,806369,412
Total 1,04351,8462,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main aggregates and taxes

Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2017
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 22,55319,72423,760
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 6,2975,2586,513
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Number of receipts 5,195174,7585,841,008
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 71,919.963,286.468,666.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 527.5489.3480.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 460,186428,768516,035
Real assets (%) 25.834.937.4
Financial assets (%) 74.265.162.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Cultivated land 1,49819,875792,425
Permanent pasture 17796355,107
Total 1,51520,6721,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 1,48518,043511,150
Fruit trees 41,280110,819
Olives 4274101,236
Vines 417161,391
Others 11077,829
Total 1,49819,875792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Without land 1371,519
With land 5894759,320
Total 5998460,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Without livestock 4159847,172
With livestock 1838613,667
Total 5998460,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Bovine 910,108544,135
Ovine 26219,873600,082
Caprine 361,87771,748
Porcine 7,773131,7726,742,638
Avian 389639,01043,890,563
Female rabbits 01,704335,054
Equine 3339519,352
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Housing construction. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 001,884
Housing starts 035014,549
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
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Hotels 82053,065
Hotel beds 64215,622317,129
Campsites 545354
Campsite places 7,73461,146270,840
Rural tourism 61102,482
Rural tourism beds 4694019,809
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Estate cars 1,73679,0163,560,228
Motorcycles 39520,170860,663
Industrial vehicles 62322,403783,421
Others 1273,021168,854
Total 2,881124,6105,373,166
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Employed population 1,16348,6603,033,916
Unemployed population 26223,1391,052,138
Active population 1,42571,7994,086,055
Inactive population 1,24660,3023,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 2,267110,0786,223,448
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
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 53427,3751,684,040
Women 38422,4241,487,555
Total 91849,7993,171,595
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q1/2020
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total 95751,8623,328,454
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 06/2020
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture :1809,831
Industry 193,158437,091
Construction 1034,493136,814
Services 90326,4462,085,202
Total 1,02834,2772,668,938
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
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 2754122,652
Industry 1664738,499
Construction 402,31568,341
Services 2357,870414,980
Total 31811,373544,472
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
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 83824,6851,198,285
From 51 to 250 workers 1907,356628,584
From 251 workers and over 02,236842,069
Total 1,02834,2772,668,938
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 06/2020
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total 1555,434238,880
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total 48127,1871,720,098
Average pension (euros) 872.33870.871,041.97
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 22211,694737,855
Women 19811,859775,829
Total 42023,5531,513,684
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 1.1191.57,973.6
Industry 2.0457.242,781.6
Construction 5.9732.530,535.1
Services 50.34,446.5273,230.1
Without previous employment 1.5353.626,243.2
Total 60.86,181.3380,763.6
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 26.92,732.5163,426.6
Women 33.93,448.7217,337.0
Total 60.86,181.2380,763.6
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
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Understand 2,476121,6826,949,344
Speak 1,98797,2555,345,484
Read 2,177101,9895,750,348
Write 1,54775,9724,069,219
Do not understand 1347,089356,728
Total 2,610128,7717,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Public 011459
Others 05391
Total 016850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2019
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Pavilions 128982
Multisport courts 102368,327
Multisport fields 51132,328
Sports halls 92007,970
Indoor swimming pools 1321,083
Athelitcs tracks 06434
Other facilities 1131,65827,852
Total 1392,27348,976
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 1,86591,1615,376,553
Participation (%) 63.256.258.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 1,61788,2575,554,455
Participation (%) 82.480.679.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 1,60787,7165,519,912
Participation (%) 63.961.663.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Participation (%) 49.545.847.6
Electors 1,81090,6085,318,296
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2018
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 4.842.271.43
Selective collection (%) 46.041.841.7
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2018
PalsBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 324114,949
Industrial waste (tonnes) 60.5420,147.103,802,966.84
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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