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Population (2019)134,515
County Tarragonès
Surface area (km2) 57.88
Altitude (m) 68
Longitude (º) 1.252094
Latitude (º) 41.117478

Population

Density of population. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Surface area (km2) 57.88319.3732,108.00
Density (inh./km2) 2,324.0803.9239.0
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Population. By sex. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Men 65,505127,2643,770,123
Women 69,010129,4663,905,094
Total 134,515256,7307,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 21,11342,2861,172,116
From 15 to 64 years 89,022171,5305,060,347
From 65 to 84 years 20,47236,4601,199,987
From 85 years and over 3,9086,454242,767
Total 134,515256,7307,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Men. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 10,79421,680603,175
From 15 to 64 years 44,38286,6732,548,305
From 65 to 84 years 9,02416,756538,769
From 85 years and over 1,3052,15579,874
Total 65,505127,2643,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By age groups. Women. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
From 0 to 14 years 10,31920,606568,941
From 15 to 64 years 44,64084,8572,512,042
From 65 to 84 years 11,44819,704661,218
From 85 years and over 2,6034,299162,893
Total 69,010129,4663,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By place of birth. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Catalonia 79,239152,2054,932,849
Rest of Spain 28,23852,5891,273,935
Abroad 27,03851,9361,468,433
Total 134,515256,7307,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Spanish 111,066212,2786,515,790
Foreign 23,44944,4521,159,427
Total 134,515256,7307,675,217
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Men. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Spanish 53,433104,4003,174,342
Foreign 12,07222,864595,781
Total 65,505127,2643,770,123
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population. By nationality. Women. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Spanish 57,633107,8783,341,448
Foreign 11,37721,588563,646
Total 69,010129,4663,905,094
Source: Idescat, from the Continuous Register Statistic of INE.
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Population of 16 years and over. By level of education. 2011
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
No qualifications 11,10719,413623,324
Primary level 13,73426,233837,313
Secondary level 58,313114,8613,498,064
University education 26,96844,8341,264,747
Total 110,123205,3416,223,448
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Population resident abroad on 1 January. By sex. 2020
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Men 3,1244,677167,794
Women 2,8804,337163,395
Total 6,0049,014331,189
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AFTE population (annual full time equivalents). 2018
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Resident population 132,299252,790:
AFTE seasonal population 10,15044,531:
Total 142,449297,321:
AFTE population / resident population (%) 107.7117.6:
Source: Idescat. Estimacions de població estacional (base 2016).
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Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2018/19
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Resident Students 22,77044,2001,227,695
Resident Students who study in the same municipality (%) 92.883.383.1
Source: Idescat, a partir de les dades de la matrícula del Departament d'Educació.
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Births. By sex. 2018
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Boys 6311,20332,623
Girls 5771,12430,943
Total 1,2082,32763,566
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Deaths. By sex. 2018
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Men 55599933,352
Women 51990633,210
Total 1,0741,90566,562
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Marriages. 2018
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Total 41691127,738
Source: Idescat, a partir del Moviment natural de la població de l'INE.
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Internal migrations. Destination-origin balances. 2018
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Balance with Catalonia -352212:
Balance with Spain -107-157-2,689
Internal migratory net balance -45955-2,689
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External migrations. 2018
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Immigrations 3,6706,163177,216
Emigrations 8922,05478,003
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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External immigrations. By place of origin. 2018
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Rest of EU 41286229,029
Rest of the world 3,2585,301148,187
Total 3,6706,163177,216
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Residential Variation Statistics.
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Population growth
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Crude Birth Rate. 2018 8.979.118.38
Crude Death Rate. 2018 7.977.468.78
Crude Rate of Natural Increase. 2019 :1.65:
Net Migration Rate. 2019 :13.52:
Total Growth Rate. 2019 :15.1514.01
Units: crude rate per 1,000 inhabitants
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Dwellings and households

Family dwellings. By type. 2011
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Main 52,39198,2602,944,944
Secondary 5,54848,609470,081
Vacant 7,77217,258448,356
Total 65,711164,1273,863,381
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By type of tenancy. 2011
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Owned 41,00376,9822,188,657
Rented 9,20216,383582,701
Other type 2,1864,894173,586
Total 52,39198,2602,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Main family dwellings. By useful surface area. 2011
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Up to 60 m2 6,32312,846538,966
From 61 to 90 m2 29,82250,5381,476,187
From 91 to 120 m2 11,39622,904560,379
From 121 m2 and over 4,85011,971369,412
Total 52,39198,2602,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By size. 2011
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
One person 12,90924,097686,810
Two people 15,91829,689933,679
Three people 10,61021,057631,635
Four people and over 12,95423,416692,821
Total 52,39198,2602,944,944
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Households. By type of nucleus. 2011
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
One person 12,90924,097686,810
Two people or more without nucleus 1,7792,535100,637
Couple without children 12,52624,315725,737
Couple with children 19,28636,8011,059,975
Father or mother with children 4,9228,688308,995
Two nucleuses or more 9691,82362,789
Total 52,39198,2602,944,944
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
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
GDP (millions of euros) 5,452.39,294.4234,680.0
GDP per capita (thousands of euros) 41.236.931.2
GDP per capita (Catalonia index=100) 132.2118.1100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Gross value added (base 2010). By sectors. 2017
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Agriculture 19.634.42,318.7
Industry 1,489.12,892.445,202.1
Construction 207.8391.911,162.9
Services 3,283.85,205.3156,544.8
Total 5,000.38,524.1215,228.5
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross value added (base 2010). Industry. By branches. 2017
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Mining industries, energy, water and waste 117.7203.36,714.0
Food, textiles, wood, publishing, chemicals and rubber 1,211.32,427.222,702.1
Metallurgy, machinery, electrical and transport material 160.2261.915,785.9
Total 1,489.12,892.445,202.1
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross value added (base 2010). Services. By branches. 2017
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Trade 505.0791.130,984.1
Transport, information and communications 444.9612.919,355.2
Hostelry 270.4712.514,524.5
Financial and insurance activities 115.4165.97,404.9
Real estate, technical and adm. activities 697.41,118.544,489.3
Public administration and other services 1,250.81,804.439,786.8
Total 3,283.85,205.3156,544.8
Source: Idescat.
Units: millions of euros
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Gross disposable household income. 2019 Benchmark revision. 2017
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
GDHI (thousands of euros) 2,100,7303,752,717129,395,921
GDHI per capita (thousands of euros) 15.914.917.2
GDHI per capita (Catalonia index=100) 92.486.5100.0
Source: Idescat.
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Personal Income Tax (IRPF). 2017
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Taxable base by declarer 24,49622,82623,760
Resulting quota from self-payment by declarer 6,2705,7366,513
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
Units: euros
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Urban property tax (IBI). 2018
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Number of receipts 96,133253,0305,806,207
Taxable base by receipt (euros) 57,396.453,713.369,999.2
Integral quota by receipt (euros) 547.0455.9483.3
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.
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Wealth tax (IPPF). 2007
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Total weath by declarer (euros) 453,704446,965516,035
Real assets (%) 34.535.337.4
Financial assets (%) 65.564.762.6
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Agència Estatal d'Administració Tributària.
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Economic sectors

Used agricultural area (UAA). 2009
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Cultivated land 1,0779,865792,425
Permanent pasture 12169355,107
Total 1,08910,0351,147,532
Units: hectares
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Cultivated land. By type of crop. 2009
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Herbaceous crops 4202,239511,150
Fruit trees 1353,021110,819
Olives 3261,798101,236
Vines 511,42061,391
Others 1451,3877,829
Total 1,0779,865792,425
Units: hectares
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Farms. By land ownership. 2009
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Without land 1181,519
With land 801,32259,320
Total 811,34060,839
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Farms. By livestock ownership. 2009
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Without livestock 731,26447,172
With livestock 87613,667
Total 811,34060,839
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Head of livestock. By species. 2009
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Bovine 01,814544,135
Ovine 772,758600,082
Caprine 8236371,748
Porcine 06,6846,742,638
Avian 29789,36843,890,563
Female rabbits 271,737335,054
Equine 5114719,352
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Housing construction. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
State subsidised housing starts 001,884
Housing starts 36258414,549
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
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Hotels 271313,065
Hotel beds 2,34242,050317,129
Campsites 725354
Campsite places 8,34332,988270,840
Rural tourism 1132,482
Rural tourism beds 98719,809
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Fleet of vehicles. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Estate cars 63,500127,3113,560,228
Motorcycles 13,03025,249860,663
Industrial vehicles 10,53723,800783,421
Others 2,1165,659168,854
Total 89,183182,0195,373,166
Source: Idescat, based on data from the DGT.
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Labour

Population. By relation with economic activity. 2011
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Employed population 51,19897,0673,033,916
Unemployed population 19,39540,9191,052,138
Active population 70,593137,9864,086,055
Inactive population 62,433111,1373,386,882
Population of 16 years and over 110,123205,3416,223,448
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
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Men 25,06649,8831,684,040
Women 23,08342,7931,487,555
Total 48,14992,6763,171,595
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to Social Security according to the residence of the contributor. Q1/2020
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Total 50,95497,3943,328,454
Source: Idescat.
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Affiliations to S. S. general system according to the location of the affilation. By sectors. 03/2020
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Agriculture 461129,350
Industry 6,57213,402437,646
Construction 3,0885,783126,120
Services 62,64681,8182,106,755
Total 72,352101,1152,679,871
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. 03/2020
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Agriculture 4123122,637
Industry 24455438,881
Construction 7291,89067,906
Services 5,44211,075413,267
Total 6,45613,750542,691
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. 03/2020
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Up to 50 workers 24,36140,2131,182,606
From 51 to 250 workers 20,38628,469639,923
From 251 workers and over 27,60532,433857,342
Total 72,352101,1152,679,871
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory accounts. 03/2020
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Total 4,5797,952236,020
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
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Contributory Social Security pensions. December. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Total 27,30947,7731,720,098
Average pension (euros) 1,173.21,100.791,041.97
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Contributory Social Security Pensioners. By sex. December. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Men 12,24822,018737,855
Women 12,31820,891775,829
Total 24,56642,9091,513,684
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Registered unemployment. By sectors. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Agriculture 158.8256.07,973.6
Industry 552.21,015.742,781.6
Construction 759.41,300.830,535.1
Services 5,498.310,420.2273,230.1
Without previous employment 640.2991.926,243.2
Total 7,609.013,984.6380,763.6
Source: Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.
Units: annual averages
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Registered unemployment. By sex. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Men 3,270.25,904.2163,426.6
Women 4,338.78,080.4217,337.0
Total 7,609.013,984.6380,763.6
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
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Understand 122,553230,1026,949,344
Speak 91,754170,4575,345,484
Read 102,560189,7865,750,348
Write 70,258130,0074,069,219
Do not understand 7,54413,491356,728
Total 130,098243,5937,306,072
Source: Idescat, based on the INE's Population and Housing Census.
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Libraries. 2018
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Public 215459
Others 1013391
Total 1228850
Source: Idescat. Library Statistics.
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Sports facilities. 2019
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Pavilions 1229982
Multisport courts 1703608,327
Multisport fields 341042,328
Sports halls 1342777,970
Indoor swimming pools 22651,083
Athelitcs tracks 817434
Other facilities 2891,43127,852
Total 6692,28348,976
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Consell Català de l'Esport.
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Elections

Municipal elections. 2015
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Electors 90,930170,4225,376,553
Participation (%) 56.356.458.5
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the Parliament of Catalonia. 2017
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Electors 90,425169,9505,554,455
Participation (%) 81.580.679.1
Source: Idescat i Departament de Polítiques Digitals i Administració Pública.
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Elections to the Congress of Deputies. 2016
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Electors 90,276168,7595,519,912
Participation (%) 65.664.163.4
Source: Idescat, based on data from the Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals.
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Elections to the European Parliament. 2014 (p)
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Participation (%) 46.044.147.6
Electors 90,175168,5435,318,296
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Environment

Municipal waste. 2018
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Generation per capita (kg/inhab./day) 1.391.691.43
Selective collection (%) 32.535.641.7
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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Industrial waste. 2018
TarragonaTarragonèsCatalunya
Establishments with yearly waste declarations 12030814,949
Industrial waste (tonnes) 34,003.55138,103.663,802,966.84
Source: The Waste Agency of Catalonia.
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