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Distribution by countries

Distribution by countries. 2006 Catalonia
Men Women National population % of total foreign population
Morocco 119,067 69,537 188,604 20.64
Ecuador 40,293 46,417 86,710 9.49
Romania 27,417 23,936 51,353 5.62
Colombia 19,459 23,769 43,228 4.73
Argentina 19,313 18,663 37,976 4.16
Bolivia 14,843 20,544 35,387 3.87
China 18,790 16,001 34,791 3.81
Italy 18,788 13,126 31,914 3.49
Peru 13,556 15,988 29,544 3.23
Pakistan 22,843 2,885 25,728 2.82
France 12,933 12,469 25,402 2.78
Germany 9,772 9,018 18,790 2.06
Dominican Republic 6,577 10,133 16,710 1.83
United Kingdom 8,916 7,542 16,458 1.80
Brazil 6,623 9,705 16,328 1.79
Uruguay 7,633 7,402 15,035 1.65
Chile 7,762 7,088 14,850 1.63
Gambia, the 10,435 3,894 14,329 1.57
Ukraine 6,695 6,147 12,842 1.41
Senegal 10,224 2,339 12,563 1.37
Rusia 4,360 7,780 12,140 1.33
India 8,063 2,095 10,158 1.11
Portugal 5,442 3,619 9,061 0.99
Mexico 4,019 4,879 8,898 0.97
Bulgaria 5,029 3,714 8,743 0.96
Venezuela 3,638 4,658 8,296 0.91
Cuba 3,479 4,629 8,108 0.89
Netherlands 4,293 3,487 7,780 0.85
Philippines 3,334 4,226 7,560 0.83
Algeria 5,498 1,906 7,404 0.81
Poland 3,668 2,605 6,273 0.69
United States of America 2,833 2,729 5,562 0.61
Paraguay 2,077 3,333 5,410 0.59
Honduras 1,821 3,326 5,147 0.56
Mali 4,405 477 4,882 0.53
Belgium 2,432 2,255 4,687 0.51
Nigeria 2,719 1,726 4,445 0.49
Guinea 2,777 961 3,738 0.41
Ghana 3,082 522 3,604 0.39
Bangladesh 2,605 655 3,260 0.36
Switzerland 1,400 1,448 2,848 0.31
Armenia 1,607 1,133 2,740 0.30
Moldova 1,535 1,194 2,729 0.30
Georgia 1,647 839 2,486 0.27
Japan 1,024 1,201 2,225 0.24
Mauritania 1,958 223 2,181 0.24
Sweden 905 1,086 1,991 0.22
Lithuania 864 842 1,706 0.19
El Salvador 539 797 1,336 0.15
Equatorial Guinea 419 915 1,334 0.15
Ireland 753 548 1,301 0.14
Slovakia 616 657 1,273 0.14
Czech Republic 444 775 1,219 0.13
Austria 593 576 1,169 0.13
Denmark 554 542 1,096 0.12
Serbia and Montenegro 549 516 1,065 0.12
Belarus 353 651 1,004 0.11
Cameroon 562 360 922 0.10
Egypt 657 179 836 0.09
Andorra 405 405 810 0.09
Greece 445 337 782 0.09
Guinea-Bissau 650 127 777 0.09
Israel 449 326 775 0.08
Canada 343 400 743 0.08
South Korea 303 397 700 0.08
Finland 254 363 617 0.07
Hungary 199 357 556 0.06
Croatia 292 239 531 0.06
Bosnia and Herzegovina 291 237 528 0.06
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 321 194 515 0.06
Syria 323 190 513 0.06
Turkey 305 208 513 0.06
Nicaragua 196 290 486 0.05
Norway 232 253 485 0.05
Tunisia 357 114 471 0.05
Australia 229 211 440 0.05
Albania 259 180 439 0.05
Guatemala 191 234 425 0.05
Panama 190 196 386 0.04
Congo (Republic of the) 249 136 385 0.04
Nepal 274 89 363 0.04
Lebanon 230 129 359 0.04
Côte d'Ivoire 263 88 351 0.04
Latvia 165 185 350 0.04
Costa Rica 162 188 350 0.04
Sierra Leone 250 66 316 0.03
Jordan 189 73 262 0.03
Iceland 99 111 210 0.02
Dominica 89 121 210 0.02
Thailand 40 158 198 0.02
Iraq 136 58 194 0.02
Angola 112 78 190 0.02
South Africa 100 80 180 0.02
Macedonia 106 71 177 0.02
Kazakhstan 74 88 162 0.02
Slovenia 78 74 152 0.02
Burkina Faso 113 29 142 0.02
New Zealand 71 41 112 0.01
Estonia 56 53 109 0.01
Luxembourg 52 55 107 0.01
Uzbekistan 45 59 104 0.01
Kenya 34 64 98 0.01
Liberia 75 21 96 0.01
Cape Verd 43 47 90 <0.01
Togo 65 20 85 <0.01
Benin 60 22 82 <0.01
Indonesia 30 45 75 <0.01
Mozambique 36 38 74 <0.01
Sudan 47 23 70 <0.01
Azerbaijan 29 36 65 <0.01
Haiti 28 34 62 <0.01
Libya 48 13 61 <0.01
Malaysia 32 29 61 <0.01
Ethiopia 36 24 60 <0.01
Democratic Republic of the Congo 38 21 59 <0.01
Singapore 22 36 58 <0.01
Vietnam 20 36 56 <0.01
Mongolia 15 30 45 <0.01
Tanzania 24 19 43 <0.01
Niger 31 6 37 <0.01
Kyrgyzstan 12 25 37 <0.01
Rwanda 20 14 34 <0.01
Cyprus 14 18 32 <0.01
Sri Lanka 16 16 32 <0.01
Afghanistan .. .. 28 <0.01
Malta 10 15 25 <0.01
Mauritius 14 8 22 <0.01
Somalia 18 4 22 <0.01
Central African Republic 11 9 20 <0.01
Sâo Tomé and Príncipe 13 7 20 <0.01
Madagascar 9 9 18 <0.01
Gabon 8 9 17 <0.01
Chad 11 6 17 <0.01
Saudi Arabia .. .. 15 <0.01
Zimbabwe 9 5 14 <0.01
Jamaica 4 8 12 <0.01
Trinidad and Tobago 6 6 12 <0.01
Guyana 4 7 11 <0.01
Eritrea .. .. 10 <0.01
Burundi 5 4 9 <0.01
Malawi .. .. 7 <0.01
Uganda .. .. 7 <0.01
Cambodia .. .. 7 <0.01
Yemen .. .. 7 <0.01
Tajikistan .. .. 7 <0.01
Tuvalu .. .. 7 <0.01
Liechtenstein .. .. 6 <0.01
United Arab Emirates .. .. 6 <0.01
Turkmenistan .. .. 6 <0.01
Suriname .. .. 5 <0.01
Kuwait .. .. 5 <0.01
Oman .. .. 5 <0.01
Monaco .. .. 4 <0.01
Botswana .. .. 4 <0.01
Seychelles .. .. 4 <0.01
Zambia .. .. 4 <0.01
Bahrain .. .. 4 <0.01
Myanmar .. .. 4 <0.01
Timor-Leste .. .. 4 <0.01
Other countries 19 11 30 <0.01
Country unknown 118 122 240 0.03
Stateless 42 24 66 <0.01
Total 504,858 408,899 913,757 100.00
Source: Idescat, based on census data.

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