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Employment rate. By citizenship

Employment rate. By citizenship 2020
Catalonia Spain European Union-27
Citizens who are nationals of the territory studied 74.0 66.9 73.3
EU-27 citizens without including nationals of the territory in question 70.1 64.8 73.1
Citizens of countries outside the EU-27 55.5 55.2 57.6
Units: Percentage.
Source Catalonia: Idescat, based on the INE's Active Population Survey. Source Spain and European Union: Eurostat.

Last update: February 18, 2021. Revised series on September 22, 2021.

Methodological note

The indicator measures the share of the population aged 20 to 64 which are employed. Employed persons are defined as all persons who, during a reference week, worked at least one hour for pay or profit or were temporarily absent from such work.

The data is presented by citizenship, showing the shares for citizens of the reporting country and for non-EU27 citizens.