Population of Spain in 2017, by gender

Population of Spain by gender 2017 This statistic shows the population of Spain in 2017, by gender. As of January 2017, roughly 23.69 million women lived in Spain, thus outnumbering men by 857 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 2016, 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 2016 by gender and autonomous community shows the most populous region was Andalusia, with 4.3 million female and 4.2 million male inhabitants recorded in 2016 this was followed by the communities of Catalonia and Madrid respectfully. Romanians made up the largest distribution of foreign nationals living in Spain, accounting for 687 thousand inhabitants in 2016, closely followed by Moroccan nationals at 669 thousand. UK nationals came in third at 298 thousand.
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Population
Total46,528,966
Men22,835,674
Women23,693,293
Population
Total46,528,966
Men22,835,674
Women23,693,293
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This statistic shows the population of Spain in 2017, by gender. As of January 2017, roughly 23.69 million women lived in Spain, thus outnumbering men by 857 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 2016, 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 2016 by gender and autonomous community shows the most populous region was Andalusia, with 4.3 million female and 4.2 million male inhabitants recorded in 2016 this was followed by the communities of Catalonia and Madrid respectfully. Romanians made up the largest distribution of foreign nationals living in Spain, accounting for 687 thousand inhabitants in 2016, closely followed by Moroccan nationals at 669 thousand. UK nationals came in third at 298 thousand.
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Release date
June 2017
Region
Spain
Survey time period
January 1st, 2017
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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