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Population (2020)18,135
County Baix Empordà
Surface area (km2) 13.98
Altitude (m) 12
Longitude (º) 3.131300
Latitude (º) 41.850339

Population

Density of population. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 13.98701.6932,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 1,297.2193.5242.3
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Population. By sex. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 8,87367,6483,826,964
Women 9,26268,1573,953,515
Total 18,135135,8057,780,479
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 2,43820,6281,165,865
From 15 to 64 years 11,98188,6845,146,253
From 65 to 84 years 3,10722,3531,218,356
From 85 years and over 6094,140250,005
Total 18,135135,8057,780,479
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 1,27410,643600,199
From 15 to 64 years 5,99745,0232,596,461
From 65 to 84 years 1,40610,538547,441
From 85 years and over 1961,44482,863
Total 8,87367,6483,826,964
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 1,1649,985565,666
From 15 to 64 years 5,98443,6612,549,792
From 65 to 84 years 1,70111,815670,915
From 85 years and over 4132,696167,142
Total 9,26268,1573,953,515
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By place of birth. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Catalonia 11,67885,8194,947,418
Rest of Spain 2,85517,7151,248,206
Abroad 3,60232,2711,584,855
Total 18,135135,8057,780,479
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 15,503108,3686,519,860
Foreign 2,63227,4371,260,619
Total 18,135135,8057,780,479
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 7,54453,7223,176,668
Foreign 1,32913,926650,296
Total 8,87367,6483,826,964
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Spanish 7,95954,6463,343,192
Foreign 1,30313,511610,323
Total 9,26268,1573,953,515
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
No qualifications 1,58612,365623,324
Primary level 2,35517,338837,313
Secondary level 8,66063,8003,498,064
University education 2,29216,5751,264,747
Total 14,895110,0786,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 4002,874167,794
Women 3742,666163,395
Total 7745,540331,189
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2019
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Resident population 17,910134,359:
AFTE seasonal population 2,34128,475:
Total 20,251162,834:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 113.1121.2:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2019/20
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Resident Students 2,66021,1651,240,690
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 85.976.582.9
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2019
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Boys 7053831,453
Girls 6150430,095
Total 1311,04261,548
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Deaths. By sex. 2019
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 8864132,498
Women 8356732,049
Total 1711,20864,547
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Marriages. 2019
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total 7553926,939
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Households. By size. 2011
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
One person 1,97412,246686,810
Two people 2,32616,411933,679
Three people 1,49011,125631,635
Four people and over 1,56812,064692,821
Total 7,35851,8462,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By type of nucleus. 2011
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
One person 1,97412,246686,810
Couple without children 1,72112,946725,737
Couple with children 2,29618,1701,059,975
Father or mother with children 1,1105,247308,995
Two nucleuses or more 1561,27362,789
Total 7,35851,8462,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2019
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia 86169:
Balance with Spain -26-66-2,455
Internal migratory net balance 60103-2,455
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2019
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Immigrations 4083,326203,843
Emigrations 1291,55387,491
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2019
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Rest of EU 5764030,002
Rest of the world 3512,686173,841
Total 4083,326203,843
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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2001-2011 Intercensal Population Growth
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Population Growth. 2011 2,93229,7971,176,733
Population Growth (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 17.9825.3716.98
Natural Increase (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 2.313.23.04
Net Migration (annual average) (rate per 1,000 inhabitants). 2001-2011 15.6722.1613.94
Source: Idescat.
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Culture · Language

Population of 2 years and over. By knowledge of Catalan. 2011
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Understand 17,033121,6826,949,344
Speak 13,75097,2555,345,484
Read 14,574101,9895,750,348
Write 10,74675,9724,069,219
Do not understand 3807,089356,728
Total 17,413128,7717,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Public 111459
Others 05391
Total 116850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Pavilions 427993
Multisport courts 172378,334
Multisport fields 61142,334
Sports halls 162038,257
Indoor swimming pools 1321,087
Athelitcs tracks 06433
Other facilities 781,66528,144
Total 1222,28449,582
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 13,16191,1615,376,553
Participation (%) 55.656.258.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 12,92388,2575,554,455
Participation (%) 79.280.679.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Electors 12,71187,7165,519,912
Participation (%) 59.561.663.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Participation (%) 45.245.847.6
Electors 12,97390,6085,318,296
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Employed population 6,56048,6603,033,916
Unemployed population 3,24923,1391,052,138
Active population 9,80971,7994,086,055
Inactive population 7,94560,3023,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 14,895110,0786,223,448
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. 03/2021 (p)
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 3,86228,8481,715,233
Women 3,38023,8331,504,522
Total 7,24252,6813,219,755
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. 03/2021 (p)
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total 7,54454,8783,376,198
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 09/2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 101589,667
Industry 5293,130436,451
Construction 3534,206138,164
Services 4,40423,8612,119,734
Total 5,29631,3552,704,016
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
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 1153422,502
Industry 7164338,386
Construction 2822,29368,434
Services 9877,861416,424
Total 1,35111,331545,746
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
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 2,98322,7221,194,835
From 51 to 250 workers 9036,720637,515
From 251 workers and over 1,4101,913871,666
Total 5,29631,3552,704,016
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 09/2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total 6485,225239,346
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2019
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total 4,07327,1871,720,098
Average pension (euros) 893.07870.871,041.97
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2019
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 1,67611,694737,855
Women 1,83711,859775,829
Total 3,51323,5531,513,684
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 13.2227.59,381.9
Industry 97.7555.348,483.1
Construction 113.5873.735,505.6
Services 747.35,403.0339,775.8
Without previous employment 41.0354.328,272.9
Total 1,012.87,413.9461,419.2
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2020
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Men 444.73,395.6205,421.3
Women 568.14,018.3255,997.9
Total 1,012.77,413.9461,419.2
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Housing and dwellings

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Main 7,35851,8462,944,944
Secondary 3,84146,469470,081
Vacant 79511,840448,356
Total 11,994110,1553,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Owned 5,31137,7482,188,657
Rented 1,42310,002582,701
Total 7,35851,8462,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
From 61 to 90 m2 4,25921,4961,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 1,49912,180560,379
From 121 m2 and over 58410,806369,412
Total 7,35851,8462,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main aggregates · Public sector finance

Gross domestic product (2019 Benchmark revision). 2018
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
GDP (millions of euros) 441.03,058.2241,687.1
GDP per capita (thousands of euros) 25.023.231.9
GDP per capita (Catalonia index=100) 78.572.8100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Gross value added (2019 Benchmark revision). By sectors. 2018
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Agriculture 13.466.82,062.3
Industry 33.0231.143,603.6
Construction 37.9342.611,443.4
Services 319.22,157.7164,032.2
Total 403.52,798.2221,141.5
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross disposable household income. 2019 Benchmark revision. 2017
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
GDHI (thousands of euros) 262,7401,873,183129,395,921
GDHI per capita (thousands of euros) 15.014.317.2
GDHI per capita (Catalonia index=100) 87.183.1100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2018
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 20,02420,34924,255
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 5,0995,4756,907
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2019
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Number of receipts 21,298174,7585,841,008
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 61,497.663,286.468,666.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 418.2489.3480.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 423,841428,768516,035
Real assets (%) 29.534.937.4
Financial assets (%) 70.565.162.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Cultivated land 25519,875792,425
Permanent pasture 1796355,107
Total 25620,6721,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 23718,043511,150
Fruit trees 01,280110,819
Olives 10274101,236
Vines 717161,391
Others 01077,829
Total 25519,875792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Without land 0371,519
With land 1494759,320
Total 1498460,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Without livestock 759847,172
With livestock 738613,667
Total 1498460,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Bovine 10510,108544,135
Ovine 42819,873600,082
Caprine 61,87771,748
Porcine 2131,7726,742,638
Avian 89639,01043,890,563
Female rabbits 61,704335,054
Equine 739519,352
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Housing construction. 2019
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 001,884
Housing starts 7635014,549
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
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Hotels 132053,065
Hotel beds 1,06815,622317,129
Campsites 545354
Campsite places 5,23561,146270,840
Rural tourism 21102,482
Rural tourism beds 3094019,809
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2019
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Estate cars 10,58379,0163,560,228
Motorcycles 2,60420,170860,663
Industrial vehicles 2,34022,403783,421
Others 2603,021168,854
Total 15,787124,6105,373,166
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2018
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 2.052.271.43
Selective collection (%) 45.541.841.7
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2018
PalamósBaix EmpordàCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 2724114,949
Industrial waste (tonnes) 1,093.5920,147.103,802,966.84
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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