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    Announcement

    European Statistics Day 2019

    Idescat is joining the celebration of the European Statistics Day (20 October), which this year has the motto "Look at the facts".

    MAT

    Marriages Statistics. 2018. Provisional data

    The number of marriages of residents in Catalonia held in 2018 stood at 27,026, according to provisional data, a figure that represents a fall of 7.9% with respect to the definitive data for 2017.

    Announcement

    Presentation of the 17th Student Contest on Applied Statistics (UAB-Idescat)

    The ceremony for presenting the awards of the 17th Student Contest on Applied Statistics, was held on the 4 October, framed within the Statistics Day of Catalonia.

    CLEM

    Business Climate Survey. Q3 2019

    The business situation of Catalan companies in the third quarter of 2019 recorded a balance of 6.3 points, a figure representing an decrease of 5.3 points with respect to the previous quarter.

    ICEH

    Business Confidence Indicators. Q4 2019

    The Harmonized Business Confidence Index for Catalonia fell by 2.9% in the fourth quarter of 2019 with respect to the previous quarter.

    IPC

    Consumer Price Index. 09/2019

    The Consumer Price Index increased by 0.3% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in September 2019.

    CLEM

    Business Climate Survey. Section on the current entrepreneurial situation. Q2/2019

    Idescat disseminates the Section on the Current Entrepreneurial Situation of the Business Climate Survey corresponding to the second quarter of 2019, on the improvement of productivity and the financing of the activity.

    EMOUNIV

    Statistics on Commuting for University Studies. SY 2017/18

    In the school year 2017/2018, 73.9% of the 161,810 university students living in Catalonia travelled to one of the 24 municipalities where the university education centres are located.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 2018. Definitive data

    Overnight stays in hotels decreased 0.8% in Catalonia in 2018 according to definitive data from the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 08/2019

    The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days increased by 1.5% on a year-over-year basis in August 2019.

    ECV

    Start of fieldwork on the Survey on Living Conditions 2019

    The collection of information for the Survey of Living Conditions 2019 has begun. The fieldwork will be performed between October 2019 and January 2020.

    TURDEST

    Foreign tourism Expenditure. 2018. Definitive data

    In 2018 as a whole, the total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia increased by 6.5% with respect to 2017, according to definitive data.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 2018. Definitive data

    In 2018 as a whole, the number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 0.4% with respect to 2017 and stoos at 19.2 million, according to definitive data.

    PCSI

    Competitive Position of the Industrial Sector. Q1 2019

    The competitiveness of the Catalan industry prices improved 2.1 points year-on-year in the first quarter of 2019.

    TURESP

    Tourism in Catalonia of residents in the rest of Spain. Q2/2019

    The number of trips in Catalonia of residents of the rest of the State increased 1.5% year-on-year in the second quarter of 2019, which means a total of 1,302.5 thousand trips.

    TURCAT

    Tourism of residents in Catalonia. Q2/2019

    The number of trips made by Catalans in the second quarter of 2019 remained basically stable in comparison to the same quarter of the year before (-0.1%). People residing in Catalonia made 9.3 million trips.

    AFI

    Contributors and affiliations to Social Security based on Contributors' Registered Place of Residence. 06/2019

    The number of contributors to the Social Security in Catalonia increased by 2.2% in June 2019 with respect to June 2018, standing at 3,356,578 individuals.

    Announcement

    New presidency of the Catalan Statistical Council

    Mrs. Guadalupe Gómez Melis has been appointed president of the Catalan Statistical Council.

    IVGS

    Large Stores Sales Index. 08/2019

    The Large Stores Sales index at current prices in Catalonia increased by 5.0% on year-over-year data for August 2019.

    TURDEST

    Foreign Tourism Expenditure. 08/2019

    The expenditure made by foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia stood at 2,781 million euro for August 2019, 2.0% more than a year ago.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 08/2019

    The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia stood at 2.4 million in August 2019, 3.1% less than a year ago.

    EDCL

    Statistics on Household Consumer Expenditures. 2018

    The average annual consumer expenditure of Catalan households totalled 32,586 euros per household in 2018, an increase of 3.1% in comparison with the previous year.

    NOMS

    Names of Newborn Children. 2018

    Marc was once again the name given to most boys in Catalonia in 2018 and Júlia/Julia was the one given to most girls for the second consecutive year.

    NAIX

    Births Statistics. 2018. Provisional data

    The number of live births registered in Catalonia in 2018 stood at 63,174, according to provisional data, a 5.4% less compared to definitive data for 2017.

    ICD

    Retail Commerce Index. 08/2019

    The General Retail Trade Indices without service stations, at current prices, increased by 2.4% on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in August 2019.

    Announcement

    Statistics Day of Catalonia 2019

    The programme for Statistics Day of Catalonia 2019 is now available. It will take place on 4 October at the Sala Gran of the Bellvitge University Hospital.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 08/2019

    The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 2.8% year-over-year in August 2019, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    IPRI

    Industrial Price Index. 08/2019

    The Industrial Products Price Index (excluding energy) increased by 0.3% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in August 2019

    ADR

    Indicators of Hotel Sector Profitability. 08/2019

    The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 2.1% in Catalonia in August 2019 and stood at 109.96 euros.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover Index. 07/2019

    The Turnover Index for the service sector increased by a year-over-year 5.5% in Catalonia in July 2019.

    IVNI

    Turnover Index on Industry. 07/2019

    The Turnover Index on Industry for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 2.5% in Catalonia in July 2019.

    IECI

    Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 07/2019

    The Industrial New Orders Received Index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an increase of 4.7% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in July 2019.

    TURUR

    Statistics on Rural Tourism Accommodation Activity. 2018. Definitive data

    The number of overnight stays in rural tourism establishments increased by 5.2% in Catalonia in 2018, according to definitive data from the Rural Tourism Accommodation Occupancy Survey.

    TURCAM

    Statistics on Campsite Activity. 2018. Definitive data

    The number of overnight stays in campsites fell by 0.7% in Catalonia in 2018, according to definitive data from the Survey of Employment in Campsites.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Indexes of Production and Turnover. Q2 2019

    The Production Index in the Service Sector (IPROSS) increased by 4.1% on year-over-year data in Catalonia in the second quarter of 2019.

    ECL

    Labour Cost Statistics. Q2 2019

    The labour cost per worker and month stood at 2,874.60 euros in Catalonia as of the second quarter of 2019, 2.5% higher than the same quarter in 2018.

    MM

    Migratory Movements. 2018

    The balance of migration between Catalonia and the rest of Spain was negative in 2018 (−2,689 people) after four years of positive balances.

    CLEM

    Fieldwork on the Business climate survey Q3/2019

    The fieldwork of the Business Climate Survey of the third quarter of 2019 starts on 16 September and will last till 3 October.

    PIBT

    Quarterly Accounts. Q2 2019

    The gross domestic product of Catalonia registered a year-over-year increase of 2.0% and a quarter-over-quarter rise of 0.5% in the second quarter of 2019.

    IPC

    Consumer Price Index. 08/2019

    The Consumer Price Index increased by 0.6% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in August 2019.

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 07/2019

    The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days decreased by 3.2% on a year-over-year basis in July 2019.

    COMTEC

    Foreign Trade according to Technological Content. Q2/2019

    Catalan exports of high-level technology content increased by 20.5% on a year-over-year basis in the second quarter of 2019.

    IPRI

    Industrial Price Index. 07/2019

    The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 0.6% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in July 2019.

    IVGS

    Large Stores Sales Index. 07/2019

    The Large Stores Sales index at current prices in Catalonia increased by 5.7% on year-over-year data for July 2019.

    Announcement

    Idescat, set to attend the 12th Conference on Public Statistics at the 38th SEIO Congress 2019

    Idescat will attend the 12th Conference on Public Statistics at the 38th SEIO Congress 2019, to be held in Alcoi from 3 to 6 September 2019.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover Index. 06/2019

    The Turnover Index for the service sector increased by a year-over-year 0.7% in Catalonia in Juny 2019.

    IECI

    Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 06/2019

    The index of new orders for industry for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a decrease of 4.9% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in Juny 2019.

    IVNI

    Turnover Index on Industry. 06/2019

    The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year decrease of 7.0% in Catalonia in Juny 2019.

    TURDEST

    Foreign Tourism Expenditure. 07/2019

    The expenditure made by foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia stood at 2,999 million euro for July 2019, 3.4% more than a year ago.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 07/2019

    The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia stood at 2.4 million in July 2019, 2.1% less than a year ago.

    ICD

    Retail Commerce Index. 07/2019

    The General Retail Trade Indices without service stations, at current prices, increased by 3.9% on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in July 2019.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 07/2019

    The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 2.5% year-over-year in July 2019, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    ADR

    Indicators of Hotel Sector Profitability. 07/2019

    The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 4,0% in Catalonia in July 2019 and stood at 109.32 euros.

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 06/2019

    The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days increased by 0.7% on a year-over-year basis in June 2019.

    ECL

    Labour Cost Statistics. 2018

    The total gross labour cost per worker stood at 33,096.56 euros in Catalonia in 2018, a figure that represents an increase of 2.2% compared to 2017 according to the Annual Labour Cost Survey.

    TURDEST

    Foreign Tourism Expenditure. 06/2019

    The expenditure made by foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia stood at 2,498 million euro for Juny 2019, 4.7% more than a year ago.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 06/2019

    The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia stood at 2.2 million in June 2019, 2.9% less than a year ago.

    TURCAM

    Statistics on Campsite Activity. Q2 2019

    The number of overnight stays spent at campsites in Catalonia increased by 11.1% in the second quarter of 2019 on the year-over-year data. .

    TURUR

    Statistics on Rural Tourism Accommodation Activity. Q2 2019

    Overnight stays in rural tourism establishments in Catalonia increased by 13.0% year-over-year in the second quarter of 2019.

    PIBAVN

    Advance of the Quarterly GDP. Q2 2019

    The gross domestic product of Catalonia registered a year-over-year increase of 2.0% in the second quarter of 2019, according to the Advance of the GDP.

    IVGS

    Large Stores Sales Index. 06/2019

    The Large Stores Sales index at current prices in Catalonia increased by 1.1% on year-over-year data for Juny 2019.

    ICD

    Retail Commerce Index. 06/2019

    The General Retail Trade Indices without service stations, at current prices, decreased by 0.9% on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in June 2019. household

    IPRI

    Industrial Price Index. 06/2019

    The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 0.5% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in June 2019.

    EPA

    Active population survey. Q2 2019

    The employed population in Catalonia increased 2.1% year-over-yeat in the second quarter of 2019 and stood at 3,431,200 people.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 06/2019

    The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 6.2% year-over-year in June 2019, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    ADR

    Indicators of Hotel Sector Profitability. 06/2019

    The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 6.3% in Catalonia in Juny 2019 and stood at 102.50 euros.

    PENS

    Statistics on Contributory Pensions. Social Security Pensioners. 2018

    In December 2018, 1,498,196 pensioners residing in Catalonia received contributory pensions from the Social Security; that is, 19.7% of the population.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover Index. 05/2019

    The Turnover Index for the service sector increased by a year-over-year 2.6% in Catalonia in May 2019.

    IVNI

    Turnover Index on Industry. 05/2019

    The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 2.1% in Catalonia in May 2019.

    IECI

    Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 05/2019

    The index of new orders for industry for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a decrease of 3.3% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in May 2019.

    CLEM

    Business Climate Survey. Q2 2019

    The business situation of Catalan companies in the second quarter of 2019 recorded a balance of 11.1 points, a figure representing an increase of 6.5 points with respect to the previous quarter.

    IPC

    Consumer Price Index. 06/2019

    The Consumer Price Index increased by 0.7% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in June 2019.

    ICEH

    Business Confidence Indicators. Q3 2019

    The Harmonized Business Confidence Index for Catalonia rose by 0.9% in the third quarter of 2019 with respect to the previous quarter.

    Announcement

    Announcement of the XVII Student Contest on Applied Statistics (UAB-Idescat)

    The seventeenth edition of the Student Contest on Applied Statistics has been announced, a competition that is organised annually by the Statistics Service at the UAB with the collaboration of the Statistical Institute of Catalonia.

    EULP

    Survey on Language Uses of the Population. 2018

    In 2018, 94.4% of the population of Catalonia above 15 years of age understood Catalan, 81.2% were able to speak it, 85.5% were able to read it and 65.3% were able to write it.

    CLEM

    Business Climate Survey. Section on the current entrepreneurial situation. Q1/2019

    Idescat is publishing the Section on the Current Entrepreneurial Situation of the Business Climate Survey corresponding to the first quarter of 2019, which places the focus on the Sustainable Development Goals.

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 05/2019

    The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days decreased by 0.9% on a year-over-year basis in May 2019.

    TURESP

    Tourism in Catalonia of residents in the rest of Spain. Q1/2019

    The number of trips in Catalonia of residents of the rest of the State decrease of 1.4% year-on-year in the first quarter of 2019, which means a total of 930.4 thousand trips.

    TURCAT

    Tourism of residents in Catalonia. Q1/2019

    The number of trips made by Catalans increased 6,0% year-over-year in the first quarter of 2019. People residing in Catalonia made 7.3 million trips.

    Announcement

    Compliance of the 2018 Annual Programme for Statistical Action (PAAE 2018)

    It is now possible to view the fulfilment of the statistical actions corresponding to the PAAE 2018 on the Idescat website.

    Announcement

    Idescat training activities on statistical procedures. Second semester 2019

    The technical sessions that Idescat has designed for the second semester of 2019 can now be consulted, as well as the schedule of other training and promotional activities in the field of statistics that have been organised to date.

    IVGS

    Large Stores Sales Index. 05/2019

    The Large Stores Sales index at current prices in Catalonia increased by 5.9% on year-over-year data for May 2019.

    TURDEST

    Foreign Tourism Expenditure. 05/2019

    The expenditure made by foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia stood at 2,003 million euro for May 2019, 5.1% more than a year ago.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 05/2019

    The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia stood at 1.8 million in May 2019, 2.9% less than a year ago.

    EAES

    Annual Wage Structure Survey. 2017

    The gross annual salary per worker in Catalonia was 25,180.45 euros in 2017, 3.0% more than the previous year.

    ICD

    Retail Commerce Index. 05/2019

    The General Retail Trade Indices without service stations, at current prices, increased by 2.2% on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in May 2019.

    INDBPS

    Social Welfare and Progress Indicators. 2018

    Idescat has updated the Social Welfare and Progress Indicators. It provides the data for 2018 for 24 indicators.

    ECV

    Survey on Living Conditions. 2018

    The at-risk-of-poverty rate of the population of Catalonia stood at 21.3% in 2018.

    IBI

    Property tax. 2018

    Idescat provides information on real estate cadastre and property tax regarding year 2018, based on data from the Dirección General del Catastro.

    CLEM

    Business Climate Survey. Section on the current entrepreneurial situation. Q4/2018

    Idescat is publishing the Section on the current entrepreneurial situation of the Business Climate Survey for the first time.

    IPRI

    Industrial Price Index. 05/2019

    The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 0.7% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in May 2019.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 05/2019

    The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia decreased by 1.5% year-over-year in May 2019, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    Announcement

    SORT journal: impact factor 2018

    The official impact factor for 2018 of SORT has been published and stands at 1.125, according to Clarivate Analytics (Web of Science - Journal Citation Reports).

    ADR

    Indicators of Hotel Sector Profitability. 05/2019

    The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 7.0% in Catalonia in May 2019 and stood at 94.10 euros.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover Index. 04/2019

    The Turnover Index for the service sector increased by a year-over-year 5.1% in Catalonia in April 2019.

    IVNI

    Turnover Index on Industry. 04/2019

    The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 0.6% in Catalonia in April 2019.

    IECI

    Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 04/2019

    The index of new orders for industry for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a increase of 1.1% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in April 2019.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Indexes of Production and Turnover. Q1 2019

    The Production Index in the Service Sector (IPROSS) increased by 6.9% on year-over-year data in Catalonia in the first quarter of 2019.

    ECL

    Labour Cost Statistics. Q1 2019

    The labour cost per worker and month stood at 2,745.34 euros in Catalonia as of the first quarter of 2019, 2.9% higher than the same quarter in 2018.

    TICLT

    Start of fieldwork on the 2019 Territorial Survey on ICT in Households

    The field work on the 2019 Territorial survey on ICT in Households is underway. It will be performed from 17 June to mid-September.

    CLEM

    Fieldwork on the Business climate surve is underway. Q2/2019

    The fieldwork of the Business Climate Survey of the second quarter of 2019 will start on 14 June and will last 20 calendar days.

    PIBT

    Quarterly Accounts. Q1 2019

    The gross domestic product of Catalonia registered a year-over-year increase of 2.1% and a quarter-over-quarter rise of 0.6% in the first quarter of 2019.

    IPC

    Consumer Price Index. 05/2019

    The Consumer Price Index increased by 1.0% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in May 2019.

    Announcement

    Publication of journal SORT

    Statistical international journal SORT Volume 43 Number 1 has been published for the period January-June 2019 with the inclusion of eight articles.

    Announcement

    Presentation of the awards for the 10th Nursery Competition for Surveys and Experiments

    The ceremony for presenting the awards and diplomas of the 10th Nursery competition for Surveys and Experiments, was held on the 31 May.

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 04/2019

    The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days decreased by 3.4% on a year-over-year basis in April 2019.

    IVGS

    Large Stores Sales Index. 04/2019

    The Large Stores Sales index at current prices in Catalonia increased by 4.4% on year-over-year data for April 2019.

    TURDEST

    Foreign Tourism Expenditure. 04/2019

    The expenditure made by foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia stood at 1,653 million euro for April 2019, 6.8% more than a year ago.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 04/2019

    The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia stood at almost at 1.7 million in April 2019, 6.8% more than a year ago.

    AFI

    Contributors and affiliations to Social Security based on Contributors' Registered Place of Residence. 03/2019

    The number of contributors to the Social Security in Catalonia increased by 2.2% in March 2019 with respect to March 2018, standing at 3,263,331 individuals.

    ICD

    Retail Commerce Index. 04/2019

    The General Retail Trade Indices without service stations, at current prices, increased by 2.6% on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in April 2019.

    ECLL

    Continuous Household Survey. 2018

    There were 3,004,300 households in Catalonia in 2018. 26.0% were single-person households.

    INTPOBR

    At Risk of Poverty and Social Exclusion Territorial Indicators. Non-Economic Indicators. 2017

    Idescat updates the Non-Economic At Risk of Poverty and Social Exclusion Territorial Indicators with data from 2017.

    Announcement

    Francesc Xavier Cuadras Morató, appointed Director of Idescat, the Statistical Institute of Catalonia

    On Tuesday the Government approved the appointment of Francesc Xavier Cuadras Morató as the Director of the Statistical Institute of Catalonia.

    IPRI

    Industrial Price Index. 04/2019

    The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 0.6% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in April 2019.

    COMTEC

    Foreign Trade according to Technological Content. Q1/2019

    Catalan exports of high technological content increased by 5.6% on a year-over-year basis in the first quarter of 2019.

    Announcement

    Feedback, a new high-quality tool for the Idescat website

    Idescat has enabled a new feature on its website allowing users to comment on its contents and the functioning of the website itself.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 04/2019

    The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 10.7% year-over-year in April 2019, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    ADR

    Indicators of Hotel Sector Profitability. 04/2019

    The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 4.2% in Catalonia in April 2019 and stood at 94.68 euros.

    PROJ

    Population Projections ( 2018 base)

    The population of Catalonia will grow, reaching 8,009,000 by 2030, according to the average scenario of the Population Projections (2018 base).

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover Index. 03/2019

    The Turnover Index for the service sector increased by a year-over-year 3.1% in Catalonia in March 2019.

    IVNI

    Turnover Index on Industry. 03/2019

    The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 0.9% in Catalonia in March 2019.

    IECI

    Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 03/2019

    The index of new orders for industry for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a decrease of 0.3% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in March 2019.

    PCSI

    Competitive Position of the Industrial Sector. Q4 2018

    The competitiveness of the Catalan industry prices improved 0.9 points year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2018.

    PTF

    Total Factor Productivity. 2018

    The contribution of total factor productivity to the growth of the Catalan economy was null (0.0 percentage points) in 2018.

    IPC

    Consumer Price Index. 04/2019

    The Consumer Price Index increased by 1.7% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in April 2019.

    PENS

    Statistics on Contributory Pensions. Contributory Social Security Pensions. 2018

    The average contributory Social Security pension in Catalonia in December 2018 stood at 1,008 euros, a figure 3.7% higher than in the previous year.

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 2018. Definitive results

    The Industrial Products Production Index rose by 1.9% in Catalonia in 2018, according to definitive figures.

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 03/2019

    The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days increased by 1.9% on a year-over-year basis in March 2019.

    TURCAM

    Statistics on Campsite Activity. Q1 2019

    The number of overnight stays spent at campsites in Catalonia decreased by 34.8% in the first quarter of 2019 on the year-over-year data. .

    TURDEST

    Foreign Tourism Expenditure. 03/2019

    The expenditure made by foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 7.8% in year-over-year terms in March 2019.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 03/2019

    The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 4.9% in year-over-year terms in March 2019.

    IVGS

    Large Stores Sales Index. 03/2019

    The Large Stores Sales index at current prices in Catalonia decreased by 1.2% on year-over-year data for March 2019.

    TURUR

    Statistics on Rural Tourism Accommodation Activity. Q1 2019

    Overnight stays in rural tourism establishments in Catalonia decreased by 20.1% year-over-year in the first quarter of 2019.

    PIBAVN

    Advance of the Quarterly GDP. Q1 2019

    The gross domestic product of Catalonia registered a year-over-year increase of 2.0% in the first quarter of 2019, according to the Advance of the GDP.

    EP

    Population Estimates. 2019. Advance. Provisional data

    The population of Catalonia on 1 January 2019 amounted to 7,600,267 inhabitants, according to provisional data of Population Estimates.

    ICD

    Retail Commerce Index. 03/2019

    The General Retail Trade Indices without service stations, at current prices, increased by 0.3% on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in March 2019.

    Announcement

    Publication of the 2018 Idescat Annual Report

    Idescat publishes its 2018 Annual Report, with detailed information on its activity throughout the year.

    RIS

    Statistics on social inclusion income. 2018

    In 2018 a monthly average of 26,877 benefits were paid as Guaranteed Income for Citizensm, and 16,472 benefits as Active Inclusion Income.

    PPSR

    Statistics on non-contributory pensions. Contributory Social Security Pensions and other Income Maintenance Benefits. 2018

    A total of 59,472 non-contributory Social Security pensions were paid in Catalonia in December 2018, a 1.63% more with respect to the previous year.

    PHRE

    Register of Inhabitants Residing Abroad. 2019

    The number of Catalans residing abroad totalled 316,599 as of 1 January 2019, a 4.7% more than a year ago.

    IPRI

    Industrial Price Index. 2018. Definitive data

    The Industrial Products Price Index grew by 1.4% in Catalonia in 2018, according to definitive data.

    IPRI

    Industrial Price Index. 03/2019

    The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 0.2% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in March 2019.

    EPA

    Active population survey. Q1 2019

    The number of employed people in Catalonia increases by 87,700 individuals in the first quarter of 2019, 2.7% higher than the same period of the previous year.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover Index. 02/2019

    The Turnover Index for the service sector increased by a year-over-year 4.2% in Catalonia in February 2019.

    IVNI

    Turnover Index on Industry. 02/2019

    The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 2.6% in Catalonia in February 2019.

    IECI

    Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 02/2019

    The index of new orders for industry for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an increase of 1.5% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in February 2019.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 03/2019

    The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia decreased by 2.4% year-over-year in March 2019, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    ADR

    Indicators of Hotel Sector Profitability. 03/2019

    The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 7.2% in Catalonia in March 2019 and stood at 93.95 euros.

    CLEM

    Business Climate Survey. Q1 2019

    The growth forecast of Catalan businesses for the second quarter of 2019 registers a balance of 14.7 points.

    ICEH

    Business Confidence Indicators. Q2 2019

    The Harmonized Business Confidence Index for Catalonia decreased by 0.2% in the second quarter of 2019 in comparison with the previous quarter.

    IPC

    Consumer Price Index. 03/2019

    The Consumer Price Index increased by 1.4% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in March 2019.

    PMH

    Municipal Population Register. Statistical exploitation. 2019. Advance. Provisional data

    The registered population of Catalonia stands at 7,672,699 inhabitants as of 1 January 2019, according to the provisional data of the Municipal Population Register.

    RFDBC

    Territorial Gross Disposable Household Income. 2016

    La Cerdanya was the county where the income per inhabitant increased most (3.0%) in 2016, followed by Osona (2.4%), El Baix Llobregat (2.3%) and El Alt Empordà (2.2%).

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 02/2019

    The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days decreased a 1.8% on a year-over-year basis in February 2019.

    ATURP

    Statistics on unemployment benefits. 2018

    The number of unemployment benefits in Catalonia increased by 4.43% in 2018 and the economic volume rose by 3.25%.

    TURESP

    Tourism in Catalonia of residents in the rest of Spain. Q4/2018 and 2018

    The number of trips to Catalonia by residents in the rest of Spain in 2018 decreased a 6.2% in comparison with the previous year and the total amount of expenditure, a 6.0%.

    TURCAT

    Tourism of residents in Catalonia. Q4/2018 and 2018

    The number of trips made by Catalans in 2018 increased 6.0% and the expenditure, 15.6%.

    IVGS

    Large Stores Sales Index. 02/2019

    The Large Stores Sales index at current prices in Catalonia increased by 0.5% on year-over-year data for February 2019.

    TURDEST

    Foreign Tourism Expenditure. 02/2019

    The expenditure made by foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia stood at 1,015 million euro for February 2019, which represented a year-over-year decrease of 0.8%.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 02/2019

    The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 1.4% in year-over-year terms in February 2019.

    EPA

    Active Population Survey. Training and Labour Conditions. 2018

    26.8% of the employed population of Catalonia stated that they had worked at least one Saturday each month in 2018.

    Announcement

    New version of the Idescat website

    The Idescat website is renewing its design and homepage on 1 April 2019.

    ICD

    Retail Commerce Index. 02/2019

    The General Retail Trade Indices without service stations, at current prices, increased by 2.6% on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in February 2019.

    CFM

    Material Flow Accounts. 2015

    The Domestic Material Consumption (DMC) of the Catalan economy totalled 49.1 million tonnes in 2015, a figure representing 6.6 tonnes per inhabitant .

    CLEM

    Field work on the Business climate surve is underway. Q1/2019

    The field operation of the Business climate survey corresponding to the first quarter of 2019 is conducted from the 25 March and takes an expected 15 calendar days.

    IPRI

    Industrial Price Index. 02/2019

    The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 0.5% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in February 2019.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 02/2019

    The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 6.2% year-over-year in February 2019, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    ADR

    Indicators of Hotel Sector Profitability. 02/2019

    The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 4.1% in Catalonia in February 2019 and stood at 114.02 euros.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Indexes of Production and Turnover. Q4 2018

    The Production Index in the Service Sector (IPROSS) (base 2015=100) increased by 6.2% on year-over-year data in Catalonia in the fourth quarter of 2018. Furthermore, the Turnover Index (IASSVN) also showed a 5.3% increase with respect to one year ago.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover Index. 01/2019

    The Turnover Index for the service sector increased by a year-over-year 4.8% in Catalonia in January 2019.

    IVNI

    Turnover Index on Industry. 01/2019

    The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 2.0% in Catalonia in January 2019.

    IECI

    Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 01/2019

    The index of new orders for industry for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an increase of 1.9% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in January 2019. .

    PIBA

    Annual economic accounts in Catalonia. 2018

    The gross domestic product of Catalonia reached 242,313 million euros in 2018, a figure that represents an annual growth rate of 2.6%, according to the Annual Economic Accounts for Catalonia.

    PIBT

    Quarterly Accounts. Q4 2018

    The gross domestic product of Catalonia registered a year-over-year increase of 1.8% and a quarter-over-quarter increase of 0.4% in the fourth quarter of 2018.

    ECL

    Labour Cost Statistics. Q4 2018

    The labour cost per worker and month stood at 2,880.31 euros in Catalonia as of the fourth quarter of 2018, 1.8% higher than the same quarter in 2017.

    IVGS

    Large Stores Sales Index. 01/2019

    The Large Stores Sales index at current prices in Catalonia increased by 1.8% on year-over-year data for January 2019.

    IPC

    Consumer Price Index. 02/2019

    The Consumer Price Index increased by 1.1% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in February 2019.

    Announcement

    Idescat is taking part in the NTTS 2019 (New Technologies and Techniques for Statistics) congress

    Idescat is taking part in the NTTS 2019, set to take place in Brussels from 12 to 14 March, whit a paper and two posters.

    ICD

    Retail Commerce Index. 01/2019

    The General Retail Trade Indices without service stations, at current prices, increased by 1.9% on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in January 2019.

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 01/2019

    The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days grew a 0.4% on a year-over-year basis in January 2019.

    Announcement

    "Estadística pública, oficial o estadística a seques?", lecture given by Frederic Udina, director of Idescat, to the Catalan Statistical Society

    Today, within the framework of the General Assembly of the Catalan Statistical Society, Frederic Udina, director of Idescat, will give a lecture titled “Estadística pública, oficial o estadística a seques?”.

    IEV

    Life Expectancy Indicators and Standardised Death Rate. Standardised Death Rate. 2013-2017

    Idescat is publishing the Standardised Death Rate (SDR) by age corresponding to the 2013-2017 period. The SDR in Catalonia totalled 821 deaths per 100,000 inhabitants in the above period, a figure slightly lower than those of Spain (872) and the European Union (1,036). Girona Counties

    IEV

    Life Expectancy Indicators and Standardised Death Rate. Life table 2013-2017

    Idescat is publishing the life table of the population of Catalonia corresponding to the 2013-2017 period. Life expectancy at birth stood at 83.23 years in the above period, 80.37 years for men and 85.97 years for women, a difference of 5.6 years to the benefit of wome

    BIB

    Start of the field work for the 2018 Library Survey

    The field word on the 2018 Library Survey has begun and it takes place from March to May 2019.

    EPCENT

    Centenarian Population Estimate. 2017

    The centenarian population of Catalonia totalled 1,950 people on 1 January 2017, a figure representing an increase of 6.8% with respect to the previous year, according to the Centenarian Population Estimate statistic.

    TURDEST

    Foreign Tourism Expenditure. 01/2019

    The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 944 million euro for January 2019, which represented a year-over-year increase of 4.5%.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 01/2019

    The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 5.3% on the year-over-year data for January 2019.

    AFI

    Contributors and affiliations to Social Security based on Contributors' Registered Place of Residence. 12/2018

    The number of contributors to the Social Security in Catalonia increased by 2.9% at 31 December 2018 with respect to the same period of the previous year and stood at 3,221,797 people.

    INDBPS

    Social Welfare and Progress Indicators. 2018. Advance

    Idescat has updated the Social Welfare and Progress Indicators. It provides the data for 2018 for 18 indicators. Similarly, the data from previous years for 10 other indicators are completed and updated.

    Announcement

    Announcement of the 10th Nursery Competition for Surveys and Experiments

    The registration period for tenth edition of the Nursery Competition for Surveys and Experiments, aimed at pupils in secondary, pre-university and vocational education, is open and will end on 4 April. The competition is organised by the Faculty of Mathematics and Statistics at the UPC, the Faculty of Economics and Business at the UB and the Faculty of Science at the UAB, and which is supported by Idescat.

    COMTEC

    Foreign Trade according to Technological Content. Q4 2018 and 2018. Provisional data

    The exported industrial products of high technology level increased by 9.3% year-over-year in Catalonia in the fourth quarter of 2018 and overall in 2018 the growth of foreign sales was at 1.2%, according to provisional data from the Spanish Central Tax Authority.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 01/2019

    The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 5.6% year-over-year for the month of January 2019, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    IPRI

    Industrial Price Index. 01/2019

    The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 0.7% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in January 2019.

    COMEST

    Foreign trade. 12/2018 and 2018. Provisional data

    Exports fell by 7.8% and imports grew by 4.1% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in December 2018. In 2018, exports increased by 1.1% and imports by 6.9%, according to provisional data from the State Tax Administration Agency.

    ADR

    Indicators of Hotel Sector Profitability. 01/2019

    The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 6.9% in Catalonia in January 2019 and stood at 88.10 euros.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover Index. 12/2018

    The Turnover Index for the service sector increased by a year-over-year 1.9% in Catalonia in December 2018.

    IVNI

    Turnover Index on Industry. 12/2018

    The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year decrease of 1.6% in Catalonia in December 2018.

    IECI

    Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 12/2018

    The index of new orders for industry for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an decrease of 3.9% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in December 2018. .

    RD

    Research and Development. 2017. Provisional data

    In-house R&D expenditure in Catalonia totalled 3,273.4 million euros in 2017, representing an increase of 5.5% over the previous year, according to the provisional data of the Statistics on Research and Development (R&D) Activitie.

    PMH

    Municipal Population Register. Foreign Population. 2018

    The population of foreign nationality residing in Catalonia as of 1 January 2018 totalled 1,082,099, a figure representing a year-over-year increase of 3.9%. The Moroccan population was the top foreign nationality in 25 counties and Catalonia as a whole.

    PMH

    Municipal Population Register. Statistical exploitation. 2018. Definitive data

    The registered population in Catalonia on 1 January 2018 totalled 7,600,065 inhabitants. By place of birth, 64.7% were born in Catalonia,17.1% were born in the rest of Spain and 18.2% were born abroad, according to the Municipal Population Register. By counties and Aran, the highest percentages corresponded to La Terra Alta (83.1%), Les Garrigues (81.6%).

    PCSI

    Competitive Position of the Industrial Sector. Q3 2018

    In the third quarter of 2018, the Price Competitiveness of Industry Index of the Catalan manufacturing industry with respect to industrialised countries reached a level of 105.1 points, this represents an improvement of 0.5 points in year-over-year terms.

    IPC

    Consumer Price Index. 01/2019

    The Consumer Price Index increased by 1.0% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in January 2019.

    PENS

    Statistics on contributory pensions. Passive classes of the State pensions. 2018

    A total of 56,610 state pensions were paid to civil servants (chiefly teaching and healthcare personnel) and military servants in Catalonia under the passive class system in December 2018, a 3.2% more than the previous year.

    EPA

    Active population survey. 2018

    The unemployment rate in Catalonia stood at a mean of 11.5% in 2018, with a total of 436,400 unemployed, 14.0% less than in 2017. The number of households with all their active members unemployed totalled 130,700 representing a year-over-year drop of 16.6%.

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 12/2018 and 2018. Provisional data

    The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days fell by 10.8% for the year-over-year variation in Catalonia in December 2018. In 2018, the annual average of the Industrial Production Index rose by 0.8%, according to provisional data.

    PMH

    Statistical nomenclature of population entities in Catalonia. 2018

    The Statistical nomenclature of Population Entities in Catalonia has been updated with the data from the Municipal Population Register on the date of January 1, 2018, which enables consultation of all of the population data by sex for the infra-municipal population entities of Catalonia.

    IVGS

    Large Store Sales Index. 12/2018 and 2018

    The Large Store Sales Index at current prices (IVGS) in Catalonia decreased by 4.2% year-over-year data for December 2018. In 2018 as a whole, the IVGS at current prices in Catalonia decreased by 2.7% in relation to the previous year.

    PIBAVN

    Advance of the GDP growth rate. Q4 2018 and 2018

    Catalonia’s gross domestic product grew by a year-over-year 2.2% in the last quarter of 2018, according to the Advance of the GDP drawn up by the Ministry of Vice-presidency and of the Economy and Finance in partnership with Idescat.

    TURCAM

    Statistics on Campsite Activity. Q4 2018 and year 2018. Provisional data

    The number of overnight stays spent at campsites in Catalonia increased by 6.8% in the fourth quarter of 2018 on the year-over-year data. In the year 2018 as a whole, the number of overnight stays in campsites grew 1.3% in Catalonia, according to provisional data from the Survey of Employment in Campsites.

    TURDEST

    Foreign tourism Expenditure. 12/2018 and 2018. Provisional data

    The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia increased by 22.7% on the year-over-year data for December 2018. In 2018 as a whole, this total expenditure increased by 7.2% with respect to 2017, according to provisional data.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 12/2018 and 2018. Provisional data

    The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 18.8% on the year-over-year data for December 2018. In 2017 as a whole, the number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 5.0% compared to 2016, according to provisional data.

    TURUR

    Statistics on Rural Tourism Accommodation Activity. Q4 2018 and 2018. Provisional data

    The number of overnight stays in rural tourism establishments in Catalonia increased by 10.9% year-over-year in the fourth quarter of 2018. In the year 2018 as a whole, the number of overnight stays in rural tourism establishments increased by 5.2% in Catalonia, according to provisional data from the Rural tourism accommodation occupancy survey.

    ICD

    Retail Commerce Index. 12/2018

    The General Retail Trade Indices without service stations, at current prices, increased by 0.9% on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in December 2018.

    EPA

    Active population survey. Q4 2018

    Unemployment fell in Catalonia by 27,900 people in the fourth quarter of 2018 with respect to the previous year (-5.8%) and stood at 451,400 persons, with an unemployment rate of 11.75%. The number of employed people rose by 75,000, totalling 3,391,100 individuals, a 2.3% higher than the same period of the previous year. By specific sectors, the cultural sector decreased, a 2.4%, as well as the turism and the ICT sectors, a 3.5% and a 7.9%, respectively.

    IPRI

    Industrial price index. 12/2018 and year 2018. Provisional data

    The Industrial Price Index increased by 0.9% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in December 2018. On the other hand, in 2018, Industrial Price Index, in annual average terms, increased by 1.4% with respect to the previous year, according to provisional data.

    Announcement

    Figures of Catalonia 2019

    Idescat has published the booklet Figures on Catalonia 2019, which presents a selection of basic statistics on Catalonia compared to those on Spain and the European Union.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 12/2018 and 2018. Provisional data

    Overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 13.6% year-over-year for the month of December, 2018. In 2018 as a whole, overnight stays in hotel establishments decreased by 0.7% in Catalonia according to provisional data from the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    ADR

    Indicators of Hotel Sector Profitability. 12/2018 and 2018. Provisional data

    The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate (ADR) at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 7.8% in Catalonia in December 2018 and stood at 90.09 euros. In 2018, the (ADR) stayed stable in comparison to 2017, while the Revenue per Available Room (RevPar) decresed by 1.2%, according to provisional data.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover Index. 11/2018

    The Turnover Index for the service sector increased by a year-over-year 5.2% in Catalonia in November 2018.

    IVNI

    Turnover Index on Industry. 11/2018

    The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year decrease of 1.7% in November 2018.

    IECI

    Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 11/2018

    The index of new orders for industry for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an increase of 1.7% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in November 2018. .

    CLEM

    Business Climate Survey. Q4 2018

    The business situation of Catalan companies in the fourth quarter of 2018 recorded a balance of 11.1 points, a figure representing an increase of 2.2 points with respect to the situation in the previous quarter.

    ICEH

    Business Confidence Indicators. Q1 2019

    The Harmonized Business Confidence Index for Catalonia decreased by 0.2% in the first quarter of 2019 in comparison with the previous quarter.

    Announcement

    Idescat training activities on statistical procedures. First semester 2019

    The technical sessions that Idescat has designed for the first semester of 2019 can now be consulted, as well as the schedule of other training and promotional activities in the field of statistics that have been organised to date.

    IPC

    Consumer Price Index. 12/2018

    The Consumer Price Index increased by 1.4% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in December 2018.

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 11/2018

    The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days decreased by 4.3% on a year-over-year basis in November 2018.

    IVGS

    Large Stores Sales Index. 11/2018

    The Large Stores Sales index at current prices in Catalonia decreased by 0.7% on year-over-year data for November 2018.

    MAT

    Marriage Statistics. 2017. Definitive data

    Idescat has published the definitive data of the Marriage Statistics for 2017. That year, 29,335 marriages were recorded in Catalonia. Compared with 2016, marriages had decreased 0.07%.

    DEF

    Death Statistics. 2017

    Idescat has published the definitive data of the Death Statistics for 2017. That year, 66,165 deaths were recorded in Catalonia. Compared with 2016, deaths had increased 4.54%.

    NAIX

    Birth Statistics. 2017. Definitive data

    Idescat has published the definitive data of the Birth Statistics for 2017. That year, 66,803 live births were recorded in Catalonia. Compared with 2016, live births had decreased 3.1%.

    TURDEST

    Foreign Tourism Expenditure. 11/2018

    The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 1.019 million euro for November 2018, which represented a year-over-year increase of 9.7%.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 11/2018

    The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 6.0% on the year-over-year data for November 2018.

    PMH

    Municipal Population Register. 01/01/2018. Official figures

    Idescat published official population figures by sex, referring to January 1, 2018, resulting from the revision of the Municipal Population Register, which the Spanish Government has made official by means of Royal Decree 1458/2018, of 14 December published in official state gazette (BOE) number 314 of 29 December 2018.

    Announcement

    Translation into Catalan of the new version of the European Statistics Code of Practice

    Idescat has translated into Catalan the third version of the European Statistics Code of Practice, adopted by the European Statistical System Committee on 16 November 2017.

    IPRI

    Industrial Price Index. 11/2018

    The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 1.3% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in November 2018.

    ICD

    Retail Commerce Index. 11/2018

    The General Retail Trade Indices without service stations, at current prices, increased by 2.7% on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in November 2018.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 11/2018

    The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 14.3% year-over-year for the month of November 2018, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    TURESP

    Tourism in Catalonia of residents in the rest of Spain. Q3/2018

    The number of trips in Catalonia of residents of the rest of the State stands at 1,761.1 thousand trips, a figure that represents a decrease of 3.4% year-on-year in the third quarter of 2018.

    TURCAT

    Tourism of residents in Catalonia. Q3/2018

    The number of trips made by Catalans increased 4.4% year-over-year in the third quarter 2018. People residing in Catalonia made 11,154.3 thousand trips, involving 66,011.5 thousand overnight stays.

    ADR

    Indicators of Hotel Sector Profitability. 11/2018

    The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate at hotel establishments increased by a year-over-year 9.5% in Catalonia in November 2018 and stood at 95.58 euros.

    TICL

    Survey on ICT Equipment and Use in Households. 2018

    88% of the population between 16 and 74 years of age in Catalonia regularly used the Internet in the past three months, an increase of 2.3 percentage points over the previous year, according to the 2018 Survey on ICT Equipment and Use in Households.

    Announcement

    Advance Release Calendar. 2019

    The calendar for the release of the results of Idescat's statistical production for the year 2019 is now available.

    Announcement

    The Government approved the Annual Programme for Statistical Action 2019

    The Government has approved the Annual Programme for Statistical Action 2019 (PAAE 2019) which includes all the statistical actions of interest of the Catalan Government that must be carried out by the Statistical System of Catalonia during this year, within the framework of the Statistical Plan for Catalonia 2017-2020. The number of actions scheduled is 323.

    Announcement

    Publication of journal SORT

    Statistical international journal SORT Volume 42 Number 2 has been published for the period July-December 2018 with the inclusion of five articles and one invited article.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover Index. 10/2018

    The Turnover Index for the service sector increased by a year-over-year 8.8% in Catalonia in Octubre 2018.

    IVNI

    Turnover Index on Industry. 10/2018

    The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 6.5% in October 2018.

    IECI

    Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 10/2018

    The index of new orders for industry for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an increase of 6.4% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in October 2018. .

    EP

    Population estimates. 2018. Definitive data

    The resident population in Catalonia as of 1 January 2018 was 7,543,825, according to the definitive data of the Population Estimates. This figure exceeds the historical maximum reached in 2012 and represents an increase of 47,549 people with respect to the year before.

    EMPTIC

    Statistics and Accounts of the ICT Companies. 2016

    In 2016, there were 15,372 ICT companies in Catalonia and the turnover of these companies was 16,667 million euros.

    EMPCULT

    Statistics and Accounts of the Cultural Companies. 2016

    In 2016, there were 39,133 companies in the cultural sector in Catalonia and the turnover of these companies was 10,819 million euros, according to the Statistics and Accounts of the Cultural Companies.

    MIOC

    Input-Output Framework for Catalonia. 2014

    Idescat publishes the 2014 Input-Output Framework for Catalonia (MIOC-2014). This statistical operation is an update of the MIOC-2011, with 2014 as its reference date.

    PIBC

    Territorial Gross Domestic Product 2016 and 2017 Advance of Municipalities of More than 50,000 Inhabitants

    La Ribera d’Ebre was the county which generated the most economic activity in 2016 in relation to its population, with a GDP per capita of 44,400 euros, 47.6% higher than the Catalan average (30,100 euros). We should also highlight El Barcelonès, El Tarragonès and Aran, which exceeded the Catalan average by more than 10%.

    ECL

    Labour Cost Statistics. Q3 2018

    The labour cost per worker and month stood at 2,597.56 euros in Catalonia as of the third quarter of 2018, 2.3% higher than the same quarter in 2017.

    EAUVI

    Statistics on Audiovisuals. 2016

    The turnover of companies in the audiovisual sector in Catalonia in 20162015 was 1,662 million euros.

    EAS

    Structural Business Statistics in the Service Sector. 2016

    The turnover generated by wholesale trade companies in Catalonia stood at 88,845 million euros in 2016, according to the Structural Business Statistics in the Service Sector. Of all service sectors, wholesale trade is the sector generating the highest business volume and most added value (12,371 million euros).

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Indexes of Production and Turnover. Q3 2018

    The Production Index in the Service Sector (IPROSS) (base 2015=100) increased by 6.3% on year-over-year data in Catalonia in the third quarter of 2018. Furthermore, the Turnover Index (IASSVN) also showed a 4.7% increase with respect to one year ago.

    EIE

    Structural Business Statistics in the Industrial Sector. 2016

    The turnover generated by industrial companies in Catalonia stood at 130,002 million euros in 2016, according to the Structural Business Statistics in the Industrial Sector. The number of employed persons in companies in this sector was 460,124 and the gross value added they generated exceeded 31,816 million euros.

    AFI

    Contributors and affiliations to Social Security based on Contributors' Registered Place of Residence. 09/2018

    The number of contributors to the Social Security in Catalonia increased by 2.5% in September 2018 with respect to the same period of the previous year, standing at 3,253,644 individuals. For the first time, Idescat is publishing temorality and parciality data of affiliations to the Social Security on someone else's account.

    CLEM

    Field work on the Business climate surve is underway. Q4/2018

    The field work of the Business climate survey is underway corresponding to the fourth quarter of 2018. The field operation is conducted from the 14 December and takes an expected 20 calendar days.

    IPC

    Consumer Price Index. 11/2018

    The Consumer Price Index increased by 1.9% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in November 2018.

    PIBT

    Quarterly Accounts. Q3 2018

    The gross domestic product of Catalonia registered a year-over-year increase of 2.7% and a quarter-over-quarter increase of 0.5% in the third quarter of 2018.

    COMTEC

    Foreign Trade according to Technological Content. 2017. Definitive data

    In 2017, Catalonia's exports of high technology-level industrial products increased by 9.5% with respect to the previous year, according to definitive data from the State Tax Agency.

    COMEST

    Foreign Trade. 2017. Definitive data

    In 2017, exports increased by 6.9% and imports by 9.9% in comparison with the previous year, according to definitive data from the State Tax Administration Agency.

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 10/2018

    The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days decreased by 0.5% on a year-over-year basis in October 2018.

    MCVL

    Longitudinal Statistics on Working Lives. 2017

    The number of people in Catalonia who had some sort of administrative relationship with Social Security was 5,291,350 in 2017, whether as contributors, pensioners or residents. Of these 3,779,375 were registered for paid employment for at least one day, a figure which is 3.1% less than the previous year.

    COMTEC

    Foreign Trade according to Technological Content. Q3/2018

    Catalan exports of high technological content increased by 2.3% on a year-over-year basis in the third quarter of 2018.

    IVGS

    Large Stores Sales Index. 10/2018

    The Large Stores Sales index at current prices in Catalonia increased by 5.8% on year-over-year data for October 2018.

    TURDEST

    Foreign Tourism Expenditure. 10/2018

    The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 1,710 million euro for October 2018, which represented a year-over-year increase of 10.4%.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 10/2018

    The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 10.6% on the year-over-year data for October 2018.

    ETICCE

    Survey on the Use of ICT and e-Commerce in Companies. 2017-2018

    24.9% of Catalan companies with 10 employees or more made e-commerce sales in 2017. This figure represents a decrease of 0.2 points compared to the previous year.

    PCSI

    Competitive Position of the Industrial Sector. Q2 2018

    In the second quarter of 2018, the Price Competitiveness of Industry Index of the Catalan manufacturing industry with respect to industrialised countries reached a level of 105.1 points, which implies a decline of 0.4 points in year-over-year terms

    ICD

    Retail Commerce Index. 10/2018

    The General Retail Trade Indices without service stations, at current prices, increased by 7.7% on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in October 2018.

    EMPTUR

    Statistics and Accounts of the Tourism Companies. 2016

    In 2016, there were 112,239 tourism companies in Catalonia and the turnover of these companies was 31,024 million euros.

    ECLL

    Continuous Household Survey. 2014- 2017. Extended results

    Idescat publishes extended results of the Continuous Household Survey related to the population and its characteristics, age, marital status, place of birth and nationality for the period 2014-2017.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 10/2018

    The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia increased by 6.7% year-over-year for the month of October 2018, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    IPRI

    Industrial Price Index. 10/2018

    The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 1.5% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in October 2018.

    ADR

    Indicators of Hotel Sector Profitability. 10/2018

    The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate at hotel establishments decreased by a year-over-year 0.4% in Catalonia in October 2018 and stood at 92.70 euros.

    EPE

    Seasonal Population Estimates. 2017

    Half the counties registered seasonal population increases in 2017, according to the Seasonal Population Estimates. In absolute terms, El Tarragonès was the county which registered the highest seasonal population, with 47,721 people AFTE (annual full-time equivalent population), followed by El Barcelonès, with 36,842 people AFTE.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover Index. 09/2018

    The Turnover Index for the service sector increased by a year-over-year 2.3% in Catalonia in September 2018.

    IVNI

    Turnover Index on Industry. 09/2018

    The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year decrease of 5.6% in September 2018.

    IECI

    Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 09/2018

    The index of new orders for industry for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a decrease of 4.8% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in September 2018. .

    EIP

    Industrial products survey. 2017

    The value of the sales of industrial products in Catalonia stood at 94,957 million euros in 2017, a figure 8.6% higher than that for the previous year, according to provisional data from the Industrial products survey.

    EMOESC

    Statistics on Commuting for Non-University Studies. SY 2017/18

    During the 2017/2018 school year, 83.3% of non-university students studied in the same municipality as their place of residence. Among the municipalities with more than 5,000 inhabitants, Barcelona was the one that retained more resident students of non-university studies (97.0%), followed by Lleida (96.0%), La Seu d’Urgell (95.9%) and Mataró (95.0%).

    IPC

    Consumer Price Index. 10/2018

    The Consumer Price Index increased by 2.4% on a year-over-year basis in Catalonia in October 2018.

    IRPF

    Personal Income Tax. 2016

    El Barcelonès and El Garraf were the counties with the highest personal income tax rates (IRPF) in 2016, with 25,598 and 24,319 euros respectively.

    IPI

    Industrial Production Index. 09/2018

    The Industrial Production Index adjusted by working days decreased by 1.5% on a year-over-year basis in September 2018.

    PIBAVN

    Advance of the Quarterly GDP. Q3 2018

    Catalonia's gross domestic product grew by 2.7%, on a year-over-year basis, during the third quarter of 2018 - according to the Advance of the GDP prepared by the Ministry of the Vice-presidency and of the Economy and Finance in collaboration with Idescat.

    TURUR

    Statistics on Rural Tourism Accommodation Activity. Q3 2018

    The number of overnight stays in rural tourism establishments in Catalonia increased by 0.1% year-over-year in the third quarter of 2018, according to provisional data from the Rural tourism accommodation occupancy survey.

    TURCAM

    Statistics on Campsite Activity. Q3 2018

    The number of overnight stays spent at campsites in Catalonia decreased by 2.5% in the third quarter of 2018 on the year-over-year data, according to the provisional data from the Campsite Occupancy Survey. .

    IVGS

    Large Stores Sales Index. 09/2018

    The Large Stores Sales index at current prices in Catalonia decreased by 8.2% on year-over-year data for September 2018.

    TURDEST

    Foreign Tourism Expenditure. 08/2018

    The total expenditure made by foreign tourists whose principal destination was Catalonia stood at 2,189 million euro for September 2018, which represented a year-over-year increase of 0.9%.

    TUREST

    Foreign Tourism. 09/2018

    The number of foreign tourists arriving in Catalonia increased by 0.3% on the year-over-year data for September 2018.

    TICLT

    Territorial Survey on ICT in Households. 2017

    The use of the Internet in the households of the Girona Counties and Ponent increased by five percentage points between 2015 and 2017, according to the Territorial Survey on ICT in Households. The percentages of people aged between 16 and 74 who have used the Internet in the last three months in these areas total 85.0% and 83.8% respectively, proportions lower than the Catalan average (85.7%).

    NCP

    Names and Surnames of the Population. 2018

    Antonio and José and Maria/María and Montserrat are the most common given names for males and females in the Catalan population in the year 2018. Meanwhile, Garcia and Martinez are at the top of the list of surnames.

    MAT

    Marriages Statistics. 2017. Provisional data

    The number of marriages of residents in Catalonia held in 2017 stood at 28,594, according to provisional data. This figure represents a fall of 2.6% with respect to the definitive data for 2016.

    ICD

    Retail Commerce Index. 09/2018

    The General Retail Trade Indices without service stations, at current prices, decreased by 2.9% on a year-over-year basis- in Catalonia in September 2018.

    EE

    Companies and Establishments. 01/01/2018

    The number of companies with establishments in Catalonia stood at 630,020 on 1 January 2018, a figure 1.7% higher than that of a year earlier, according to the statistics Companies and Establishments drawn up by Idescat and based on the DIRCE, the INE’s Central companies directory. As for companies with their head offices in Catalonia, the number stood at 618,366, representing an increase of 1.5% over the previous year.

    EPA

    Active population survey. Q3 2018

    Unemployment fell in Catalonia by 72,000 people in the third quarter of 2018 with respect to the previous year (-15.1%) and stayed at 403,700 persons, with an unemployment rate of 10.63%, according to the Active Population Survey. The number of employed people rose by 77,000, totalling 3,393,900 individuals, a 2.3% higher than the same period of the previous year. By specific sectors, the cultural sector rose a 0.2%, while the ICT and the turism sectors fell a 5.3% and a 0.4%, respectively.

    IPRI

    Industrial Price Index. 09/2018

    The Industrial Products Price Index increased by 1.5% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in September 2018.

    Announcement

    Presentation of the XVI Student Contest on Applied Statistics (UAB-Idescat)

    The ceremony for presenting the awards of the XVI Student Contest on Applied Statistics, was held on the 5 October, framed within the Statistics Day of Catalonia.

    TURHOT

    Statistics on Hotel Activity. 09/2018

    The number of overnight stays in hotel establishments in Catalonia decreased by 0.9% year-over-year for the month of September 2018, according to the Hotel Occupancy Survey.

    ADR

    Indicators of Hotel Sector Profitability. 09/2018

    The average billing per occupied room or Average Daily Rate at hotel establishments decreased by a year-over-year 1.2% in Catalonia in September 2018 and stood at 92.81 euros.

    IASS

    Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Turnover Index. 08/2018

    The Turnover Index for the service sector increased by a year-over-year 6.0% in Catalonia in August 2018.

    IVNI

    Turnover Index on Industry. 08/2018

    The Industrial business volume index for industrial products, excluding energy, registered a year-on-year increase of 1.0% in August 2018.

    IECI

    Industrial New Orders Received Indices. 08/2018

    The index of new orders for industry for industrial products, excluding energy, registered an increase of 10.1% in year-over-year terms in Catalonia in August 2018. .

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