• Catalonia / Cataluña
  • NUTS 2 : ES51
  • ES

Facts & Figures

Capital: Barcelona

Size: 32,113.4 km2

Population: 7,318,513

Regional GDP: 194,996

% of the National GDP: 18.59

Regional GERD (%): 1.7

% of Unemployment: 19.2

S3 related Region's Website


Fernández Sirera, Tatiana

  Email: t.fernandez@gencat.cat   Phone: 0034 935 528 129

S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool

Priority Name Description
Energy and Natural Resources Management of energy and natural resources, the water cycle and waste treatment and recycling, energy saving and efficiency, new, more efficient materials, CHP, automation, energy control and management, renewable energy, organic chemistry, nuclear fusion, innovative materials, construction of buildings and the management of cities.
Health industries (fine chemicals, pharmaceutical preparations, medical technology industry, insurance industry and hospital system)
Agri-food industry and other links in the value chain (primary industry, distribution, packaging, machinery for the food&drink industry, additives and raw materials, cuisine and restaurants)
Industries based on Sustainable mobility (Management systems for mobility, public transport and infrastructure. automobile industry and related activities. electrochemistry, nanomaterials, Internet, mobile telephony)
Design-based industries (industries closely linked to design as a key cross-cutting factor: textiles, garment making, leather, footwear, jewellery, furniture, and perfume and cosmetics, amongst others)
Industrial systems (activities focused on the management and development of efficient industrial systems (plant and machinery, robotics, data-processing, electronic and optical products, and electrical material and equipment), particularly related to process engineering and advanced manufacturing, in which ecodesign plays a key role)
Cultural and Experience Based Industries Creative and cultural industries and key services for Catalonia, such as tourism and sport.

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RIS3 Related Links

S3 Strategy:

RIS3 Strategy Catalonia - Final document in English (2014)


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