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Geographic indicators
Population (2020)1,116
County Alt Empordà
Surface area (km2) 13.13
Altitude (m) 31
Longitude (º) 3.095272
Latitude (º) 42.327256

Population

Density of population. 2020
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 13.131,357.5432,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 85.0105.1242.3
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Population. By sex. 2020
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 55871,5143,826,964
Women 55871,1103,953,515
Total 1,116142,6247,780,479
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 15622,7751,172,116
From 15 to 64 years 76092,7165,060,347
From 65 to 84 years 16421,6761,199,987
From 85 years and over 244,172242,767
Total 1,104141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 7311,624603,175
From 15 to 64 years 38647,4462,548,305
From 65 to 84 years 7810,280538,769
From 85 years and over 121,46479,874
Total 54970,8143,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 8311,151568,941
From 15 to 64 years 37445,2702,512,042
From 65 to 84 years 8611,396661,218
From 85 years and over 122,708162,893
Total 55570,5253,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By place of birth. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Catalonia 81683,9294,932,849
Rest of Spain 13318,4211,273,935
Abroad 15538,9891,468,433
Total 1,104141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 967107,1346,515,790
Foreign 13734,2051,159,427
Total 1,104141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 47753,1313,174,342
Foreign 7217,683595,781
Total 54970,8143,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 49054,0033,341,448
Foreign 6516,522563,646
Total 55570,5253,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
No qualifications :10,188623,324
Primary level 13918,803837,313
Secondary level 55168,0523,498,064
University education :17,3881,264,747
Total 937114,4306,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2020
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 413,362167,794
Women 443,275163,395
Total 856,637331,189
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2019/20
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Resident Students 19023,0801,240,690
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 44.777.482.9
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Boys 163531,453
Girls 356430,095
Total 41,19961,548
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Deaths. By sex. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 762832,498
Women 355032,049
Total 101,17864,547
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Marriages. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt 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
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia 23-95:
Balance with Spain 2-45-2,455
Internal migratory net balance 25-140-2,455
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Immigrations 83,802203,843
Emigrations 111,95487,491
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Rest of EU 374730,002
Rest of the world 53,055173,841
Total 83,802203,843
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 16839,7181,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 15.7433.3316.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 3.473.673.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 12.2729.6613.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Main 45754,6662,944,944
Secondary :52,715470,081
Vacant :9,612448,356
Total 555116,9933,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Owned 32837,9032,188,657
Rented 7712,689582,701
Other type :4,072173,586
Total 45754,6662,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 :7,313538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 20422,9031,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 12313,452560,379
From 121 m2 and over :10,996369,412
Total 45754,6662,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main aggregates and taxes

Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2018
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 20,94920,15524,255
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 5,2535,5206,907
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Number of receipts 774170,5615,841,008
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 89,794.658,299.968,666.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 538.8425.8480.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 271,730412,751516,035
Real assets (%) 34.139.937.4
Financial assets (%) 65.860.162.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Cultivated land 29937,342792,425
Permanent pasture 1510,123355,107
Total 31447,4651,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 5530,637511,150
Fruit trees 02,084110,819
Olives 512,185101,236
Vines 1941,92361,391
Others 05137,829
Total 29937,342792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Without land 1511,519
With land 191,92259,320
Total 201,97360,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Without livestock 181,30947,172
With livestock 266413,667
Total 201,97360,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Bovine 95742,179544,135
Ovine 035,925600,082
Caprine 02,10671,748
Porcine 0406,8056,742,638
Avian 01,698,32843,890,563
Female rabbits 05,294335,054
Equine 098219,352
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Housing construction. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt 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
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Hotels 12293,065
Hotel beds 6014,865317,129
Campsites 033354
Campsite places 035,184270,840
Rural tourism 11482,482
Rural tourism beds 81,28419,809
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Estate cars 69881,4223,560,228
Motorcycles 13917,387860,663
Industrial vehicles 20323,950783,421
Others 244,176168,854
Total 1,064126,9355,373,166
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Employed population 46853,2283,033,916
Unemployed population 15821,9181,052,138
Active population 62675,1454,086,055
Inactive population 52463,1303,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 937114,4306,223,448
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
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 27130,5621,715,714
Women 22624,9051,493,649
Total 49755,4673,209,363
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q3/2020
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 51857,7343,356,665
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 09/2020
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture :1899,667
Industry 634,783436,451
Construction 62,662138,164
Services 30526,7632,119,734
Total 37634,3972,704,016
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
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 876822,502
Industry 1173138,386
Construction 152,02668,434
Services 668,702416,424
Total 10012,227545,746
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
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 17424,6081,194,835
From 51 to 250 workers 2027,187637,515
From 251 workers and over 02,602871,666
Total 37634,3972,704,016
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 09/2020
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 345,503239,346
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 23725,5741,720,098
Average pension (euros) 922.59870.321,041.97
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 10611,079737,855
Women 9911,225775,829
Total 20522,3041,513,684
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2020
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 4.8380.29,381.9
Industry 3.8554.348,483.1
Construction 4.9722.335,505.6
Services 45.36,471.8339,775.8
Without previous employment 0.3529.228,272.9
Total 59.28,657.8461,419.2
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2020
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 26.73,885.6205,421.3
Women 32.54,772.2255,997.9
Total 59.28,657.8461,419.2
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
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Understand 1,100127,1286,949,344
Speak 96297,0185,345,484
Read 973103,6915,750,348
Write 69574,4544,069,219
Do not understand :8,014356,728
Total 1,128135,1427,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Public 19459
Others 08391
Total 117850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2019
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Pavilions 123982
Multisport courts 32628,327
Multisport fields 21492,328
Sports halls 12117,970
Indoor swimming pools 0241,083
Athelitcs tracks 010434
Other facilities 91,18627,852
Total 161,86548,976
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 84388,4695,376,553
Participation (%) 71.957.658.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 81086,2265,554,455
Participation (%) 82.778.779.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 80185,2055,519,912
Participation (%) 64.460.763.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Participation (%) 47.744.847.6
Electors 82886,6205,318,296
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2018
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.302.251.43
Selective collection (%) 75.340.541.7
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2018
VilajuïgaAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 727414,949
Industrial waste (tonnes) 125.4418,264.983,802,966.84
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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