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Information about Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
The province of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is located in the south of Spain. It is a province of medium size and is considerably heavily populated.
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria has a(n) good transport infrastructure , with primary and secondary roads which make up a reasonably well connected network with the rest of the those in the country. The connection between cities with airports and train stations of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and the rest of the municipalities of lesser importance , and with each other, is efficient.
In some of its cities Las Palmas de Gran Canaria has the following public transport structures:
Inter-urban bus routes.
Urban bus routes.
The telecommunication access is widespread and of quality in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. The television and radio signal coverage is very good. The network of ADSL cables and/or fibre optic is good, depending on the area.
The health services available to people in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria are provided by a good public healthcare system which is complemented by private centres.
For more information about health centres we recommend that you consult the map provided with each HOUSETTEL development, where you can select the option of hospitals and health centres, and work out the number of them and their exact distance away.
Economía y desempleo
If you are thinking about living in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, it is imperative to know what employment opportunities exist. For that we recommend finding out which of the most prosperous areas, those which generate more opportunities and wages:
Tourism sector (accommodation, hospitality, catering, activites)
Industry (chemical, paper, automobile, pharmaceutical, aeronautical, technological, etc.)
The unemployment rate in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is 22%, therefore the chances of finding a job depending on your qualifications are likely but not easy.
We will establish three phases of education which depend on the age of the pupil. The first section refers to students between 0 and 16 years old. For this phase the education options are public with divided opinions about its suitability, and private options in major population areas.
The second phase refers to pupils who having finished the first phase of learning, and continue on to university education. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria does universities.
The third phase refers to educational establishments with different types of professional training and all kinds of academies, such as language academies or higher education learning centre.
To learn more about educational establishments we recommend consulting the map provided with each HOUSETTEL development, where you can select the education centre options and and work out the number of them and their exact distance away.
Due to its size, it is impossible to determine general weather conditions for the whole of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria but we can guide you by informing you that the maximum temperatures registered are 27 degrees Celsius/ 80 degrees Fahrenheit
Rainfall is scarce, being more substantial in the month of november, and less so in august.
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is well known for:
Aquatic activities (surfing, diving, kite and wind surfing, boats, water skiing, etc).
Airborne activities (paragliding, skydiving, etc).
Recreational activities (casinos, discos, theme parks, etc).
Mountain activities (trekking, rock climbing, alpine skiing, ice skating, etc).
Its cultural heritage (architecture, archaeology and/or history).
Its popular festivals.
As well as with the difference in climate, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria has areas with very varied crime rates. Crime is a variable which indicates the rate of intentional homicide (unlawful death intentionally inflicted on one person by another), based on the list provided by the UNODC (United Nations Office against Drugs and Crime), or by the ministry or agency of the country.
For each example information will be provided on criminal offences per number of inhabitants, homicide rates, etc, indicating the reference source of the data.
The homicide rate per 100.000 inhabitants in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is 0.7.
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