Population of Spain by gender 2019

This statistic shows the population of Spain in 2019, by gender. As of July 2017, roughly 24 million women lived in Spain, thus outnumbering men by 900 thousand. A report on expected population of EU member states conducted by the Population Reference Bureau forecasts the number of Spanish inhabitants declining until 2050 by 8 percent, amounting to 39.8 million. As of 2018, Spain was the fifth largest country by population in the European Union, after Germany, United Kingdom, France and Italy. Data relating to the population of Spain in 2019 by gender and autonomous community shows the most populous region was Andalusia, with 4.3 million female and 4.2 million male, followed by the communities of Catalonia and Madrid respectively. Moroccans made up the largest distribution of foreign nationals living in Spain, amounting to 734 thousand inhabitants in 2019, closely followed by Romanian nationals at 669 thousand. UK nationals came in third at 295 thousand.

Population of Spain in 2019, by gender

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Release date

July 2019



Survey time period

July 1st, 2019

Supplementary notes

According to the source "the Population Figures provide a quantitative measurement of the population resident in Spain, in each Autonomous Community, in each province and on each island (in the island province), broken down according to basic demographic characteristics, such as sex, year of birth, age, nationality and country of birth."

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