Learn more about Esposende and its position in the Cávado ranking by analyzing the statistical information of an economic and demographic nature that is shared here.

Esposende municipality in Cávado ranking

Statistics 1

4th

Companies

2018

Statistics 2

3rd

Staff employed

2018

Statistics 3

3rd

Volume of business

2018

Statistics 4

3rd

Export Volume

2019

Population in Esposende

Statistics 5

34.057

Population in 2018

Statistics 6

357

Population density in 2018

Statistics 7

2nd most densely populated municipality in the entire subregion

Companies in Esposende

Statistics 8

4.511

Companies in Esposende

3,96%

compared to 2017

Statistics 9

187

Companies incorporated in 2019

22,22%

compared to 2018

62.96%

2018 Survival Rate

The survival rate of companies is higher than the national average for the North and Cávado regions.

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Dissolved companies (April 2020)

-80,00%

compared to 2019

-91,67%

compared to January 2020

Esposende is one of the 3 municipalities of NUT III Cávado that did not register any company dissolution in February 2020

TOP 3 number of companies in 2018

Statistics 10

545

Agriculture, animal production, hunting, forestry and fishing

Statistics 11

842

Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles

Statistics 12

497

Construction

Statistics 13

Turnover in Esposende

861.989.576 €

2018

TOP 3 in turnover in 2018

Statistics 10

267.569.877 €

Manufacturing Industries

Statistics 11

275.525.585 €

Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles

Statistics 12

111.882.069 €

Construction

VAB

Gross value added

2018

279.714.493 €

TOP 3 VAB in 2018

Statistics 10

58.457.255 €

Construction

Statistics 11

65.518.615 €

Manufacturing Industries

Statistics 12

57.990.196 €

Electricity, gas, steam, hot and cold water and cold air

Statistics 20

Staff employed

14.595

2018

TOP 3 Staff employed in 2018

Statistics 10

3.863

Construction

Statistics 11

3.876

Manufacturing Industries

Statistics 12

2.059

Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles

International trade in Esposende

188.926.224 €

Exports in 2019

17.24%

compared to 2018

98.895.879 €

Imports in 2019

20.56%

compared to 2018

Esposende was the 3rd municipality of NUTS III Cávado that most imported and exported; Among the 20 municipalities with the highest positive trade balance in the North region.

TOP 3 Exports in Esposende in 2019

Statistics 10

73.598.934 €

Knitted clothing and clothing accessories

Statistics 11

79.767.529 €

Textiles and articles thereof

Statistics 12

52.766.157 €

Machinery and appliances, electrical equipment and parts

TOP 3 Imports in Esposende in 2019

Statistics 10

10.636.503 €

Textiles and articles thereof

Statistics 11

53.205.501 €

Common metals and articles thereof

Statistics 12

10.053.094 €

Plastic and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

Statistics 30

Balance of Trade Balance

90.030.345 €

2019

Labor market

4,88%

Unemployment Rate in April 2020

Tourism

129.882

Overnights in 2018

3rd municipality with more overnight stays in the subregion

Labor market

4,88%

Unemployment Rate in April 2020

Sources: INE and IEFP

Last updated: 5/21/2020