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Geographic indicators
Population (2020)241
County Alt Empordà
Surface area (km2) 10.02
Altitude (m) 81
Longitude (º) 2.896214
Latitude (º) 42.339181

Population

Density of population. 2020
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 10.021,357.5432,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 24.1105.1242.3
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Population. By sex. 2020
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 12571,5143,826,964
Women 11671,1103,953,515
Total 241142,6247,780,479
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 2322,7751,172,116
From 15 to 64 years 14292,7165,060,347
From 65 to 84 years 5521,6761,199,987
From 85 years and over 124,172242,767
Total 232141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 1111,624603,175
From 15 to 64 years 7247,4462,548,305
From 65 to 84 years 2910,280538,769
From 85 years and over 61,46479,874
Total 11870,8143,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 1211,151568,941
From 15 to 64 years 7045,2702,512,042
From 65 to 84 years 2611,396661,218
From 85 years and over 62,708162,893
Total 11470,5253,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By place of birth. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Catalonia 17983,9294,932,849
Rest of Spain 2418,4211,273,935
Abroad 2938,9891,468,433
Total 232141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 206107,1346,515,790
Foreign 2634,2051,159,427
Total 232141,3397,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 10853,1313,174,342
Foreign 1017,683595,781
Total 11870,8143,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 9854,0033,341,448
Foreign 1616,522563,646
Total 11470,5253,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2020
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 43,362167,794
Women 73,275163,395
Total 116,637331,189
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2019/20
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Resident Students 2523,0801,240,690
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 40.077.482.9
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Boys 063531,453
Girls 156430,095
Total 11,19961,548
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Deaths. By sex. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 262832,498
Women 055032,049
Total 21,17864,547
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Marriages. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 251026,939
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia 9-95:
Balance with Spain 1-45-2,455
Internal migratory net balance 10-140-2,455
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Immigrations 33,802203,843
Emigrations 11,95487,491
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Rest of EU 174730,002
Rest of the world 23,055173,841
Total 33,802203,843
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 1639,7181,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 6.633.3316.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 -4.573.673.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 11.1629.6613.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Main 10254,6662,944,944
Secondary 3652,715470,081
Vacant :9,612448,356
Total 144116,9933,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main aggregates · Public sector finance

Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2018
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 18,91520,15524,255
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 4,5385,5206,907
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Number of receipts 235170,5615,841,008
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 48,983.058,299.968,666.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 318.4425.8480.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
BiureAlt 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
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Cultivated land 21237,342792,425
Permanent pasture 5810,123355,107
Total 27047,4651,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 18430,637511,150
Fruit trees 02,084110,819
Olives 182,185101,236
Vines 91,92361,391
Others 05137,829
Total 21237,342792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Without land 0511,519
With land 121,92259,320
Total 121,97360,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Without livestock 81,30947,172
With livestock 466413,667
Total 121,97360,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Bovine 60042,179544,135
Ovine 1,12235,925600,082
Caprine 02,10671,748
Porcine 550406,8056,742,638
Avian 01,698,32843,890,563
Female rabbits 05,294335,054
Equine 098219,352
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Housing construction. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 0161,884
Housing starts 134614,549
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
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Hotels 02293,065
Hotel beds 014,865317,129
Campsites 033354
Campsite places 035,184270,840
Rural tourism 01482,482
Rural tourism beds 01,28419,809
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Estate cars 16681,4223,560,228
Motorcycles 5317,387860,663
Industrial vehicles 6723,950783,421
Others 114,176168,854
Total 297126,9355,373,166
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Contributors to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q3/2020
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 5430,5621,715,714
Women 3924,9051,493,649
Total 9355,4673,209,363
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q3/2020
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 9857,7343,356,665
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 09/2020
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 01899,667
Industry 04,783436,451
Construction 02,662138,164
Services 2126,7632,119,734
Total 2134,3972,704,016
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
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 576822,502
Industry 073138,386
Construction 82,02668,434
Services 98,702416,424
Total 2212,227545,746
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
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 2124,6081,194,835
From 51 to 250 workers 07,187637,515
From 251 workers and over 02,602871,666
Total 2134,3972,704,016
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 09/2020
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 75,503239,346
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Total 7025,5741,720,098
Average pension (euros) 809.52870.321,041.97
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2019
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 3011,079737,855
Women 3011,225775,829
Total 6022,3041,513,684
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2020
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 0.1380.29,381.9
Industry 0.0554.348,483.1
Construction 3.2722.335,505.6
Services 6.56,471.8339,775.8
Without previous employment 0.0529.228,272.9
Total 9.88,657.8461,419.2
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2020
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Men 6.23,885.6205,421.3
Women 3.54,772.2255,997.9
Total 9.78,657.8461,419.2
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Culture · Language

Population of 2 years and over. By knowledge of Catalan. 2011
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Understand 243127,1286,949,344
Speak 21997,0185,345,484
Read 216103,6915,750,348
Write 15074,4544,069,219
Do not understand :8,014356,728
Total 244135,1427,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Public 09459
Others 08391
Total 017850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2020
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Pavilions 124993
Multisport courts 22618,334
Multisport fields 01492,334
Sports halls 12188,257
Indoor swimming pools 0251,087
Athelitcs tracks 010433
Other facilities 41,19128,144
Total 81,87849,582
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 19288,4695,376,553
Participation (%) 73.457.658.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 18086,2265,554,455
Participation (%) 86.778.779.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 18285,2055,519,912
Participation (%) 63.260.763.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Participation (%) 53.444.847.6
Electors 18986,6205,318,296
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2018
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.282.251.43
Selective collection (%) 84.340.541.7
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2018
BiureAlt EmpordàCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 127414,949
Industrial waste (tonnes) 1.2618,264.983,802,966.84
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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