Migrant Women resident in Barcelona constitute an invisible community in the framework of local cultural policies.
- Barcelona, a city of more than 1.6 million inhabitants, of which 103,429 live in Ciutat Vella.
- According to official statistics of Idescat (Statistical Institute of Catalonia) the percentage of foreign residents in Ciutat Vella’s is 48.26% of the total population. The main nationalities of the foreigners inhabiting the district are Pakistan, Italy, Philippines, Morocco and France.
- Migrant women represent the 48.4% of the total migrant population.