ONLY a quarter of foreigners living in
Regardless of what some parties see as low registration figures, political parties in the province have begun to make a concerted effort to canvass the support of foreign voters.
There are 11 municipalities in the Vega Baja area where foreigners represent more than 20 per cent of the population, according to Popular Party figures.
These include towns like San Fulgencio, Algorfa or Rojales. In the Marina Alta there are similar figures.
In total there are 62 municipalities in
According to the National Statistics Institute’s January 2010 census figures out of the 1.926.285 people registered in
If one adds the Non European Residents to this, 24 per cent of the population in
In a bid to secure foreign votes, the Popular Party for
This information is to be found at the link ‘Residentes Europeos.’
According to PP vice secretary for Alicante Miguel Ortiz, “there is a large number of European Residents in the Province and it is essential that they have all the information and that we can share with them our ideas and proposals”.