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Youth facilities. By type. Counties and Aran

Youth facilities. Centres. By types. Counties and Aran 2022
Summer camps Youth hostels School farms Nature classes Youth camps Total
Alt Camp 1 0 0 0 1 2
Alt Empordà 6 4 2 0 2 14
Alt Penedès 4 2 0 0 0 6
Alt Urgell 1 2 0 0 0 3
Alta Ribagorça 6 3 0 0 2 11
Anoia 4 2 0 0 1 7
Aran 0 3 0 0 0 3
Bages 6 3 0 1 0 10
Baix Camp 3 3 0 0 1 7
Baix Ebre 1 7 0 0 0 8
Baix Empordà 8 2 1 2 0 13
Baix Llobregat 4 5 0 1 0 10
Baix Penedès 3 1 0 0 0 4
Barcelonès 0 130 0 0 0 130
Berguedà 8 5 0 1 2 16
Cerdanya 5 7 0 0 1 13
Conca de Barberà 6 1 0 0 0 7
Garraf 3 2 1 1 0 7
Garrigues 1 1 3 0 0 5
Garrotxa 19 4 2 0 1 26
Gironès 9 3 0 0 1 13
Maresme 6 4 0 0 1 11
Moianès 6 0 0 0 0 6
Montsià 6 4 0 0 1 11
Noguera 7 8 0 0 3 18
Osona 25 1 0 0 4 30
Pallars Jussà 1 5 0 0 1 7
Pallars Sobirà 2 6 0 0 0 8
Pla d'Urgell 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pla de l'Estany 7 6 0 0 2 15
Priorat 1 1 0 0 0 2
Ribera d'Ebre 1 3 0 0 1 5
Ripollès 11 6 0 0 2 19
Segarra 3 2 0 0 0 5
Segrià 0 1 1 0 0 2
Selva 8 2 0 2 1 13
Solsonès 4 4 1 0 1 10
Tarragonès 1 3 0 0 0 4
Terra Alta 1 3 0 0 0 4
Urgell 1 0 0 0 0 1
Vallès Occidental 1 5 0 0 0 6
Vallès Oriental 14 3 4 2 2 25
Catalonia 204 257 15 10 31 517
Source: Ministry of Social Rights.
Youth facilities. Places. By types. Counties and Aran 2022
Summer camps Youth hostels School farms Nature classes Youth camps Total
Alt Camp 38 0 0 0 120 158
Alt Empordà 509 322 143 0 150 1,124
Alt Penedès 320 92 0 0 0 412
Alt Urgell 52 178 0 0 0 230
Alta Ribagorça 376 84 0 0 140 600
Anoia 323 78 0 0 80 481
Aran 0 295 0 0 0 295
Bages 612 243 0 36 0 891
Baix Camp 478 220 0 0 50 748
Baix Ebre 40 807 0 0 0 847
Baix Empordà 1,181 111 150 360 0 1,802
Baix Llobregat 284 801 0 36 0 1,121
Baix Penedès 462 290 0 0 0 752
Barcelonès 0 10,973 0 0 0 10,973
Berguedà 834 478 0 69 160 1,541
Cerdanya 332 1,326 0 0 100 1,758
Conca de Barberà 618 196 0 0 0 814
Garraf 340 124 80 48 0 592
Garrigues 97 18 340 0 0 455
Garrotxa 1,884 186 132 0 100 2,302
Gironès 629 378 0 0 188 1,195
Maresme 378 1,301 0 0 145 1,824
Moianès 788 0 0 0 0 788
Montsià 1,015 182 0 0 60 1,257
Noguera 679 253 0 0 202 1,134
Osona 2,203 168 0 0 635 3,006
Pallars Jussà 40 426 0 0 160 626
Pallars Sobirà 143 577 0 0 0 720
Pla d'Urgell 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pla de l'Estany 896 474 0 0 489 1,859
Priorat 18 34 0 0 0 52
Ribera d'Ebre 101 190 0 0 120 411
Ripollès 792 695 0 0 180 1,667
Segarra 183 76 0 0 0 259
Segrià 0 143 72 0 0 215
Selva 953 60 0 228 60 1,301
Solsonès 471 428 214 0 26 1,139
Tarragonès 196 314 0 0 0 510
Terra Alta 70 91 0 0 0 161
Urgell 80 0 0 0 0 80
Vallès Occidental 30 469 0 0 0 499
Vallès Oriental 1,543 54 660 103 300 2,660
Catalonia 19,988 23,135 1,791 880 3,465 49,259
Source: Ministry of Social Rights.

Last update: January 25, 2023.

Statistics SIJOVE

Methodological note

Definition of concepts

Youth hostel
Facility that permanently or temporarily is used to provide accommodation, as a temporary residence, for short stays or for undertaking an activity, by youths, either individually or collectively, and also under certain conditions, by adult families and groups of infant children.
Nature classes
Summer camp with accommodation that offers sufficient and adapted facilities for didactic work with children dealing with knowledge about nature and the environment. This typology includes such youth facilities called sea schools, sky schools, education centres environmental interpretation centres and others of a similar nature.
Youth camp
Permanent facility, destined to provide camping activities for infant and youth organisations and groups. Is located on appropriately delimitated land, where overnights stays are in tents, has basic equipment.
Summer camp (Casa de colonies)
Facilities that can permanently or temporarily accommodate groups of infants or youth taking part in education activities in their spare, cultural or leisure time.
School farm
Special form of youth camp that offers sufficient and adequate facilities for didactic work with infants or youth focusing on agrarian and livestock techniques.
Youth facilities
Summer camps, youth hostels, school farms, nature classrooms and youth camps which have the required legal permits for Catalonia and which are part of the Catalan Network of Youth Facilities.

Methodological aspects

The data for youth facilities comes from the Catalan Network of Youth Facilities (XCIJ) of the General Youth Directorate, which belongs to the Catalan Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Families.

The XCIJ is made up of all the summer camps, youth hostels, school farms, nature classrooms and youth camps which have the required legal permits for Catalonia.

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 "..".