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Registered unemployment. By professional groups. Counties and Aran, areas and provinces

Registered unemployment. By professional groups (CCO-2011). Annual averages. Counties and Aran, areas and provinces 2021
Directors and company administrators Scientific specialists and professionals, intellectuals Supporting specialists and professionals Administrative employees Workers in catering, personal & commercial services Qualified, agricultural and fishing workers Manufacturing, construction and mining workers Operators of installations and machinery Unqualified workers Armed Forces Total
Alt Camp 16.3 118.2 180.8 238.3 657.7 46.2 328.3 169.0 1,168.3 0.0 2,922.9
Alt Empordà 69.5 303.8 479.5 708.8 2,626.8 181.1 819.3 341.3 2,892.1 0.9 8,423.0
Alt Penedès 56.3 329.8 530.3 685.1 1,213.1 64.8 503.9 361.7 2,140.4 0.2 5,885.6
Alt Urgell 6.8 67.4 83.2 113.5 260.8 13.4 94.4 53.7 250.6 0.6 944.3
Alta Ribagorça 1.6 7.8 16.7 20.9 40.3 1.3 13.2 3.5 37.5 0.0 142.7
Anoia 54.3 372.8 650.1 736.5 1,631.0 76.5 832.3 822.6 3,013.3 0.7 8,190.0
Aran 5.4 14.4 32.7 41.3 141.7 4.5 49.3 9.4 98.3 1.0 397.9
Bages 80.8 462.1 776.8 922.1 2,238.9 99.8 1,208.3 655.2 4,338.8 0.0 10,782.7
Baix Camp 114.6 613.0 927.8 1,271.3 3,785.8 204.8 1,329.3 533.9 4,450.1 1.6 13,232.3
Baix Ebre 33.3 228.8 315.9 407.3 1,084.7 116.1 580.9 258.3 1,683.8 0.0 4,709.1
Baix Empordà 69.3 308.7 441.7 630.6 1,898.8 148.5 766.6 279.8 2,402.4 0.5 6,946.9
Baix Llobregat 657.2 2,470.8 3,956.8 5,788.2 10,044.9 293.1 4,105.3 2,478.5 14,057.8 4.4 43,856.9
Baix Penedès 77.1 351.5 687.7 901.0 2,439.9 91.4 952.1 432.7 2,752.8 1.1 8,687.2
Barcelonès 2,621.7 11,407.2 12,457.1 16,359.1 33,413.6 762.7 10,283.6 4,768.1 32,212.9 9.0 124,294.8
Berguedà 15.6 102.3 153.7 184.8 479.5 40.3 265.2 220.6 561.8 0.0 2,023.8
Cerdanya 12.7 45.0 63.1 82.1 181.6 12.0 65.9 24.9 140.0 0.0 627.3
Conca de Barberà 5.2 54.2 60.8 74.4 185.9 13.9 95.1 64.8 355.2 0.3 909.8
Garraf 188.2 639.5 957.3 1,208.7 2,594.3 100.9 927.8 417.3 2,272.9 0.5 9,307.4
Garrigues 4.2 33.3 45.3 67.0 173.6 44.2 98.7 65.8 279.0 0.0 810.9
Garrotxa 24.6 134.2 179.3 203.2 467.5 53.0 255.3 178.3 867.1 0.3 2,362.8
Gironès 103.2 607.7 706.2 992.3 2,492.4 179.9 1,115.4 484.8 4,079.7 0.2 10,761.8
Maresme 480.7 1,858.6 2,588.4 3,343.2 6,588.2 380.8 2,751.1 1,974.8 6,979.8 2.8 26,948.2
Moianès 11.1 51.7 59.8 72.3 121.6 10.4 56.3 45.3 183.0 0.0 611.3
Montsià 19.9 220.3 290.3 360.1 1,094.7 101.0 529.3 279.9 1,353.8 1.8 4,251.1
Noguera 9.8 73.2 100.8 146.3 419.0 55.8 248.2 131.3 910.3 0.0 2,094.4
Osona 62.6 414.9 581.3 738.3 1,394.3 131.2 1,057.4 562.7 3,224.3 0.0 8,167.0
Pallars Jussà 6.2 38.2 49.4 64.6 167.3 24.6 79.8 32.2 194.4 0.0 656.7
Pallars Sobirà 3.5 28.3 39.8 33.1 81.6 4.3 34.6 13.6 60.4 0.0 299.2
Pla d'Urgell 6.0 57.8 80.3 119.3 285.8 89.4 220.8 115.3 774.9 0.0 1,749.5
Pla de l'Estany 15.8 81.6 93.4 126.8 228.6 24.7 134.6 61.2 438.1 0.0 1,204.6
Priorat 5.1 28.2 32.8 49.6 85.3 16.5 49.8 37.0 122.1 0.0 426.3
Ribera d'Ebre 8.0 50.3 69.3 98.2 220.8 24.5 139.3 71.2 512.5 0.0 1,194.0
Ripollès 14.7 58.9 81.3 92.8 231.4 13.7 120.9 62.5 347.5 0.0 1,023.8
Segarra 7.8 37.3 55.8 68.8 152.6 17.8 100.0 72.9 387.7 0.0 900.6
Segrià 80.6 501.1 705.3 927.0 2,779.2 510.8 1,736.8 584.3 4,923.8 0.1 12,748.8
Selva 82.1 405.8 774.8 1,110.4 3,111.2 143.5 1,085.5 593.9 3,546.1 1.4 10,854.6
Solsonès 1.8 34.6 34.7 42.0 114.9 11.0 60.9 43.8 213.0 0.0 556.8
Tarragonès 138.0 825.5 1,163.5 1,683.2 5,190.8 196.2 1,631.0 672.3 5,081.0 3.1 16,584.6
Terra Alta 3.0 26.1 23.6 30.4 73.7 14.3 51.4 50.2 158.2 0.0 430.8
Urgell 14.2 79.7 102.9 178.3 381.1 44.8 187.3 153.7 751.2 0.0 1,893.0
Vallès Occidental 791.1 3,085.0 4,634.3 6,223.3 11,829.6 433.0 5,768.8 3,947.8 18,069.4 3.8 54,786.0
Vallès Oriental 300.3 1,297.6 2,156.3 2,859.8 4,466.9 231.0 2,109.5 1,455.8 8,685.3 2.1 23,564.6
Catalonia 6,279.7 27,926.8 37,420.6 50,003.7 107,071.2 5,027.5 42,843.4 23,585.3 136,971.2 36.3 437,165.6
Metropolità 4,855.6 20,133.5 25,811.3 34,594.1 66,373.4 2,104.8 25,033.0 14,638.3 80,049.4 22.1 273,615.3
Comarques Gironines 379.1 1,900.6 2,756.2 3,864.8 11,056.7 744.3 4,297.7 2,001.8 14,572.9 3.3 41,577.4
Camp de Tarragona 279.1 1,639.0 2,365.8 3,316.8 9,905.6 477.6 3,433.5 1,477.0 11,176.7 5.0 34,075.9
Terres de l'Ebre 64.3 525.5 699.1 895.9 2,473.8 255.8 1,300.9 659.5 3,708.3 1.8 10,584.9
Ponent 122.4 782.3 1,090.3 1,506.5 4,191.2 762.8 2,591.6 1,123.2 8,026.8 0.1 20,197.2
Comarques Centrals 168.0 1,058.8 1,608.5 1,961.0 4,361.4 292.4 2,660.7 1,542.1 8,586.3 0.0 22,239.2
Alt Pirineu i Aran 36.2 201.2 284.8 355.4 873.2 60.1 337.3 137.3 781.2 1.6 3,068.0
Penedès 375.1 1,686.0 2,804.8 3,509.2 7,835.9 329.7 3,188.8 2,006.2 10,069.7 2.4 31,807.7
Barcelona 5,318.3 22,489.0 29,507.4 39,124.2 76,046.4 2,623.3 29,883.8 17,716.0 95,764.9 23.4 318,496.6
Girona 390.4 1,936.3 2,798.1 3,924.3 11,178.1 754.6 4,338.5 2,014.8 14,674.6 3.3 42,012.9
Lleida 150.6 985.6 1,362.6 1,841.6 5,027.3 824.8 2,934.7 1,285.3 8,894.0 1.7 23,308.1
Tarragona 420.4 2,516.0 3,752.5 5,113.7 14,819.3 824.8 5,686.5 2,569.2 17,637.7 7.9 53,348.0
Units: Persons.
Source: Ministry of Business and Employment.

Last update: January 14, 2022.

Statistics ATUREG

Methodological note

Definition of concepts

Registered unemployment
People aged 16 years or more without work that, or that on the final day of the month have a job offer registered in the offices of the Generalitat or INEM but have yet to effectively start working. This does not include the following groups: workers unavailable for immediate employment or in incompatible situations with work, workers demanding work of a specific nature (such as work abroad) and temporary agricultural workers that benefit from a special unemployment subsidy. Also excluded are those people that unjustifiably refuse to take part in vocational training courses.

Methodological aspects

The unemployment data comes from two types of source: the statistics produced by bodies that are specialised in the production of statistical information and those resulting from the management of certain institutions with responsibilities for labour matters.

It should be noted that, due to this diversity of sources, three types of unemployment statistics are presented Statistical Yearbook:

  • unemployed population (estimated unemployment), obtained from the EPA.
  • registered unemployment on the basis of data from the employment offices of the Generalitat and Inem.
  • unemployed population taken from the Population census.

The second type of statistics is obtained from the administrative records of the competent bodies, which normally produce and publish the data. Of importance is the data on registered unemployment by counties provided by the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.

Regarding the registered unemployment data, it should be noted that from May 2005, a new model was adopted for the management of data, called SISPE (Public Employment Services Information System), which implies changes in the collection and treatment of data, and which led to a break in the series for registered unemployment. This edition of the Annual presents provisional data revised from February 2001 to December 2004.

The new county of El Moianès was created on 1 May 2015 (Law 4/2015, of 23 April, on the creation of the county of El Moianès) from the aggregation of five municipalities of the county of El Bages, one from the county of Osona and four from the county of El Vallès Oriental.

Current Territorial Distribution

At present, Catalonia is divided into 41 counties, 1 singular territorial entity (Aran) and 8 areas of the Territorial Plan, according to the latest territorial changes, which affect the areas of El Penedès and the Central Counties, Aran and El Moianès.

Unavailable information is represented using the symbol ":". When the value is lower than that of the minimum unit to be able to estimate the statistical operation or if it effects statistical confidentiality, the symbol used is "..".