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Social Security Affiliations. By type of regime and activity sectors

Social Security Affiliations. By type of regime and activity sectors Catalonia. 2020
Value (annual average) Variation (%)
General regime and coal mining. Total 2,715.3 -2.8
Agriculture 9.6 1.1
Industry 438.0 -1.5
Construction 136.1 -2.3
Services 2,126.0 -3.2
Not classifiable 5.6 ..
Self-employed workers. Total 545.3 -0.8
Agriculture 22.6 -2.0
Industry 38.6 -6.5
Construction 68.3 0.5
Services 415.8 -0.4
Not classifiable 0.0 ..
Contributors. Total 3,347.4 -2.6
Agriculture 57.1 -2.8
Industry 476.7 -2.0
Construction 204.5 -1.3
Services 2,603.5 -2.9
Not classifiable 5.6 ..
Units: Thousands of contributors.
Source: Ministry of Labour, Migrations and Social Security.
Notes:
- The total affiliation includes the following regimes: general, special for coal mining, special for agriculture, special for domestic employees, special for the self-employed and special for sea-based workers.
- Between 14 March and 21 June 2020, it is in force the Royal Decree 463/2020, of 14 March, which declares the state of alarm for the management of the health crisis situation caused by Covid-19.
- The general regime does not include neither the special system for agriculture nor the special system for domestic employees.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.
Social Security Affiliations. By type of regime and activity sectors Spain. 2020
Value (annual average) Variation (%)
General regime and coal mining. Total 14,337.5 -2.5
Agriculture 74.2 2.7
Industry 2,011.0 -1.9
Construction 836.7 -3.3
Services 11,356.3 -2.8
Not classifiable 59.4 ..
Self-employed workers. Total 3,249.0 -0.3
Agriculture 266.0 0.0
Industry 217.2 -3.1
Construction 386.0 1.1
Services 2,379.8 -0.4
Not classifiable 0.0 ..
Contributors. Total 18,767.1 -2.2
Agriculture 1,111.6 -1.5
Industry 2,229.0 -2.0
Construction 1,223.3 -2.0
Services 14,143.9 -2.5
Not classifiable 59.4 ..
Units: Thousands of contributors.
Source: Ministry of Labour, Migrations and Social Security.
Notes:
- The total affiliation includes the following regimes: general, special for coal mining, special for agriculture, special for domestic employees, special for the self-employed and special for sea-based workers.
- Between 14 March and 21 June 2020, it is in force the Royal Decree 463/2020, of 14 March, which declares the state of alarm for the management of the health crisis situation caused by Covid-19.
- The general regime does not include neither the special system for agriculture nor the special system for domestic employees.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.

Last update: January 12, 2021.

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Methodological note

Social Security affiliation is compulsory for all people included in its field of application and is valid for the worker's entire lifetime. It is currently divided into the following regimes: general, special for coal mining, special for agriculture, special for domestic employees, special for the self-employed and special for sea-based workers.

Until December 2008, the data refers to the general regime and to the special one for coal mining; from 2009, the data presented refers to the total number of contributors on the one hand and to the general regime and special one for coal mining on the other. In all cases the information is taken from a statistical exploitation of the contributory records for the different Social Security regimes, the management of which is the responsibility of the General Treasury for Social Security.

It must be considered that contributors are considered if employed or are in assimilated situations (temporarily incapacitated, suspension due to the regulation of employment, partial unemployment, etc.) and the number of contributors does not necessarily correspond to the number of workers, but rather to situations that generate the obligation to make social security contributions: the same person is accounted for as many times as they are in situations where there is the obligation to make such contributions, due to that person being involved in various labour activities in one regime or various.

Until December 2008 the sectoral data is classified in accordance with the Catalan classification of economic activities 1993 Revision 1 (CCAE-93 Rev.1). From January 2009 the results by sectors correspond to the new Catalan classification of economic activities CCAE-2009. This means that the latter are not directly comparable with previous years.

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