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How the population figures should be interpreted
Population of municipalities and populational units Tables in INEbase Contents
Official population figures of the Spanish Municipalities: Revision of the Municipal Register Go to tables in INEbase Go to content description
List of place names: Population of the Continuous Municipal Register by Population Unit Go to tables in INEbase Go to content description
Statistical use of the Continuous register Tables in INEbase Contents
Continuous Municipal Register Statistics Go to tables in INEbase Go to content description
Most frequent names and surnames Go to tables in INEbase Go to content description
Registrations and Delistings in the Municipal Register due to Residential Variation Tables in INEbase Contents
Residential Variations Statistics Go to tables in INEbase Go to content description
Spaniards Resident AbroadTables in INEbase Contents
Municipal Register of Spaniards Resident Abroad (PERE): Statistical use Go to tables in INEbase Go to content description
 

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Statistical operations compiled by the INE Scope Source Frecuency IOE Code
TopOfficial population figures of the Spanish Municipalities: Revision of the Municipal Register
 

Objective: to provide the official population figures, approved by Royal Decree, of all municipalities in Spain at 1st January each year.

Variables studied: population by different territorial breakdowns by sex.

Avaiblable results from: 1996.

National
Autonomous
Provincial
Municipal
INE yearly 30245
TopList of place name: Population of the Continuous Municipal Register by Population Unit
 

Objective: to provide the relationship and population of entities and population nuclei updated at 1st January each year.

Variables studied: population of municipalities, entities and population nuclei of each municipality by sex.

Conducted since: 1858. Available since 2000.

Municipal
Inframuni-
cipal
INE yearly 30261
TopContinuous Municipal Register Statistics
 

Objective: statistical use of the Continuous Municipal Register files, managed by the INE.

Variables studied: population by sex, age, place of birth, place of residence and nationality.

Available results from: 1996.

National
Autonomous
Provincial
Municipal
Inframuni-
cipal
Countries
INE yearly

30260

TopMost frequent names and surnames
 

Objective: to obtain the most common surnames and first names, on the basis of information derived from statistical use of the Municipal Register and Birth Statistics, which forms part of Vital Statistics.

Variables studied: surnames of the resident population by province of birth and residence; names of the resident population by province of residence, province and decade of birth, sex and nationality; most common names of newborns by Autonomous Community and sex.

Avaiblable results from: 2002

National
Autonomous
Provincial
Countries

INE yearly
TopResidential Variations Statistics
 

Objective: to provide information about the annual residential variations both internal, between the different Spanish municipalities, and external, between Spanish municipalities and abroad.

Variables studied: Residential variations by sex, groups of age, place of birth, nationality, size of the municipality of origin and destination and place of origin and destination of the movement. The external residential variations are also classified by country of origin or destination.

Conducted since: 1966. Available since 1998.

National
Autonomous
Provincial
Countries
Municipalities
>100.000 h.
EU

INE yearly 30307
TopMunicipal Register of Spaniards Resident Abroad (PERE): Statistical use
 

Objective: use and publication of Spaniards resident abroad list

Variables studied: Spanish population resident abroad by country of residence, sex, age end place of birth (province/country).

Conducted since: 2009. Available since 2009.

National
Provincial
Municipal
Countries
INE yearly

85001