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Population on 1 January. By sex

Population. Total 2021
Value % over total
Catalonia 7,739,758 100.0
Spain 47,394,223 (p) 100.0
European Union-27 447,007,596 (p) 100.0
Units: Number of persons.
Source Catalonia: Idescat. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.
(p) Provisional value.
Population. Men 2021
Value % over total
Catalonia 3,797,115 49.1
Spain .. ..
European Union-27 .. ..
Units: Number of persons.
Source Catalonia: Idescat. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.
Population. Women 2021
Value % over total
Catalonia 3,942,643 50.9
Spain .. ..
European Union-27 .. ..
Units: Number of persons.
Source Catalonia: Idescat. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.

Last update: May 21, 2021. Revised series on December 22, 2021.

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Methodological note

The inhabitants of a given area on 1st January of the year in question (or, in some cases, on 31st December of the previous year). The population is based on data from the most recent census adjusted by the components of population change produced since the last census (population estimates), or based on population registers.

The data for Catalonia have been calculated using population estimates.