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Population (2019)10,860
County Baix Empordà
Surface area (km2) 21.75
Altitude (m) 5
Longitude (º) 3.068206
Latitude (º) 41.818556

Population

Density of population. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 21.75701.6932,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 499.3191.5239.0
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Population. By sex. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 5,35766,8973,770,123
Women 5,50367,4623,905,094
Total 10,860134,3597,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 1,61720,7461,172,116
From 15 to 64 years 7,17387,6745,060,347
From 65 to 84 years 1,84521,8671,199,987
From 85 years and over 2254,072242,767
Total 10,860134,3597,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 83810,714603,175
From 15 to 64 years 3,55844,4692,548,305
From 65 to 84 years 88610,301538,769
From 85 years and over 751,41379,874
Total 5,35766,8973,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 77910,032568,941
From 15 to 64 years 3,61543,2052,512,042
From 65 to 84 years 95911,566661,218
From 85 years and over 1502,659162,893
Total 5,50367,4623,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By place of birth. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Catalonia 5,40985,5404,932,849
Rest of Spain 1,60717,9981,273,935
Abroad 3,84430,8211,468,433
Total 10,860134,3597,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 7,495108,0096,515,790
Foreign 3,36526,3501,159,427
Total 10,860134,3597,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 3,69253,5783,174,342
Foreign 1,66513,319595,781
Total 5,35766,8973,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 3,80354,4313,341,448
Foreign 1,70013,031563,646
Total 5,50367,4623,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
No qualifications 1,02312,365623,324
Primary level 1,13517,338837,313
Secondary level 5,04163,8003,498,064
University education 1,62716,5751,264,747
Total 8,827110,0786,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2020
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 2072,874167,794
Women 1862,666163,395
Total 3935,540331,189
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2018
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Resident population 10,585133,461:
AFTE seasonal population 6,64731,262:
Total 17,232164,723:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 162.8123.4:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2018/19
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Resident Students 1,34020,9601,227,695
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 75.476.483.1
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Boys 4753631,133
Girls 3850229,825
Total 851,03860,958
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Deaths. By sex. 2018
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 3757833,352
Women 3359033,210
Total 701,16866,562
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Marriages. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total 2232225,895
Source: Idescat. Natural movement of population.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia 2169:
Balance with Spain 1-66-2,455
Internal migratory net balance 3103-2,455
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Immigrations 4673,326203,843
Emigrations 2621,55387,491
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Rest of EU 9464030,002
Rest of the world 3732,686173,841
Total 4673,326203,843
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 3,61729,7971,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 41.9825.3716.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 4.933.23.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 37.0522.1613.94
Source: Idescat.
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Main 4,54251,8462,944,944
Secondary 10,03846,469470,081
Vacant 65911,840448,356
Total 15,239110,1553,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Owned :37,7482,188,657
Rented 1,15810,002582,701
Other type 4224,096173,586
Total 4,54251,8462,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 :7,363538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 1,79221,4961,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 71512,180560,379
From 121 m2 and over :10,806369,412
Total 4,54251,8462,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By size. 2011
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
One person 1,51212,246686,810
Two people 1,40816,411933,679
Three people 78311,125631,635
Four people and over 83812,064692,821
Total 4,54251,8462,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By type of nucleus. 2011
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
One person 1,51212,246686,810
Two people or more without nucleus :1,964100,637
Couple without children 1,17612,946725,737
Couple with children 1,25418,1701,059,975
Father or mother with children 3435,247308,995
Two nucleuses or more :1,27362,789
Total 4,54251,8462,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main aggregates and taxes

Gross domestic product (base 2010). 2017
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
GDP (millions of euros) 335.33,004.2234,680.0
GDP per capita (thousands of euros) 32.222.931.2
GDP per capita (Catalonia index=100) 103.173.5100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Gross value added (base 2010). By sectors. 2017
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 0.564.62,318.7
Industry 9.4246.345,202.1
Construction 35.0330.311,162.9
Services 262.72,114.0156,544.8
Total 307.52,755.2215,228.5
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross disposable household income. 2019 Benchmark revision. 2017
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
GDHI (thousands of euros) 135,7341,873,183129,395,921
GDHI per capita (thousands of euros) 13.014.317.2
GDHI per capita (Catalonia index=100) 75.783.1100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2017
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 21,38519,72423,760
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 6,1825,2586,513
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Number of receipts 25,179174,7585,841,008
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 70,243.063,286.468,666.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 591.4489.3480.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 532,570428,768516,035
Real assets (%) 34.634.937.4
Financial assets (%) 65.465.162.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Cultivated land 13419,875792,425
Permanent pasture 0796355,107
Total 13420,6721,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 12318,043511,150
Fruit trees 01,280110,819
Olives 5274101,236
Vines 617161,391
Others 01077,829
Total 13419,875792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Without land 0371,519
With land 1194759,320
Total 1198460,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Without livestock 659847,172
With livestock 538613,667
Total 1198460,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Bovine 010,108544,135
Ovine 11419,873600,082
Caprine 01,87771,748
Porcine 14131,7726,742,638
Avian 105639,01043,890,563
Female rabbits 01,704335,054
Equine 339519,352
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Housing construction. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 001,884
Housing starts 3535014,549
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
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Hotels 322053,065
Hotel beds 5,09415,622317,129
Campsites 645354
Campsite places 11,24761,146270,840
Rural tourism 11102,482
Rural tourism beds 994019,809
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Estate cars 7,03179,0163,560,228
Motorcycles 1,61720,170860,663
Industrial vehicles 1,83022,403783,421
Others 1533,021168,854
Total 10,631124,6105,373,166
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Employed population 3,44748,6603,033,916
Unemployed population 2,38823,1391,052,138
Active population 5,83571,7994,086,055
Inactive population 4,57760,3023,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 8,827110,0786,223,448
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. Q2/2020
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 2,29529,9711,713,702
Women 2,02124,6631,471,123
Total 4,31654,6343,184,825
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q2/2020
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total 4,51456,7583,324,941
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 09/2020
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 121589,667
Industry 603,130436,451
Construction 3554,206138,164
Services 3,48823,8612,119,734
Total 3,91531,3552,704,016
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
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 1753422,502
Industry 3564338,386
Construction 1732,29368,434
Services 6877,861416,424
Total 91211,331545,746
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
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 3,00722,7221,194,835
From 51 to 250 workers 9086,720637,515
From 251 workers and over 01,913871,666
Total 3,91531,3552,704,016
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 09/2020
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total 6945,225239,346
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total 1,80527,1871,720,098
Average pension (euros) 891.46870.871,041.97
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 75611,694737,855
Women 84411,859775,829
Total 1,60023,5531,513,684
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 5.5191.57,973.6
Industry 19.5457.242,781.6
Construction 43.7732.530,535.1
Services 322.24,446.5273,230.1
Without previous employment 13.3353.626,243.2
Total 404.26,181.3380,763.6
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 180.72,732.5163,426.6
Women 223.53,448.7217,337.0
Total 404.26,181.2380,763.6
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
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Understand 9,147121,6826,949,344
Speak 6,71697,2555,345,484
Read 7,177101,9895,750,348
Write 4,74875,9724,069,219
Do not understand 8347,089356,728
Total 9,981128,7717,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Public 111459
Others 05391
Total 116850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2019
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Pavilions 228982
Multisport courts 322368,327
Multisport fields 81132,328
Sports halls 282007,970
Indoor swimming pools 10321,083
Athelitcs tracks 16434
Other facilities 2931,65827,852
Total 3742,27348,976
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 6,76891,1615,376,553
Participation (%) 50.456.258.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 6,26288,2575,554,455
Participation (%) 77.180.679.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 6,24187,7165,519,912
Participation (%) 61.461.663.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Participation (%) 41.245.847.6
Electors 6,79490,6085,318,296
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2018
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 3.572.271.43
Selective collection (%) 26.441.841.7
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2018
Castell-Platja d'AroBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 524114,949
Industrial waste (tonnes) 1,133.6520,147.103,802,966.84
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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