Contributors and Affiliations to Social Security based on Contributors' Registered Place of Residence. 03/2020. Definitive data
Idescat publishes the definitive results of Social Security contributors and affiliations according to contributors' registered place of residence on March 31, which last April were disseminated on a provisional basis, as a result of the health emergency caused by COVID-19.
The number of affiliations to the Social Security in Catalonia fell by 3.1% on 31 March 2020 compared with the same period of the previous year, standing at 3,328,454 individuals, according to definitive data. In absolute figures, the year-over-year fall was 106,079 affiliations and the decrease from the previous quarter was 119,121 (−3.5%).
By economic sectors and if compared to March of he previous year, the number of Social Security affiliations fell in all sectors: construction (−7.1%), agriculture (−3.2%), services (−2.9%) and industry (−2.2%).
The number of contributors to the Social Security in Catalonia fell by 2.8% in March 2020 with respect to the same period of the previous year, standing at 3,171,594 individuals, that is 91,737 fewer.
The number of contributors compared with March 2019 fell in all counties, with the biggest decrease in L'Aran (−21.0%), L'Alta Ribagorça (−8.4%) and El Pallars Sobirà (−6.2%).