Gurb’s evolution. Poll’s results

Question 1. Where do you live?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: . Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

A 26, 9% of the people that have answered live in Gurb, a 24% in Vic and a 5,8% in Manlleu.

Question 2. Village or city where you work or have worked in the past.

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Població on treballes o has treballat. Número de respuestas: 95 respuestas.

There had been 95 answers: The 32,6% of the people work in Gurb, 26,3% in Vic and a 4,2% in Manlleu.

Question 3. Age.

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Franja d'edat. Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

A 25% of the people who answered the this poll are between 35 and 44 years old, a 19,2% are between 45 and 54 years old and a 14,4% are between 25 and 34 years old.

Question 4. Occupation.

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Ocupació. Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

A 23,1% of the people who answered this poll are students, another 23,1% works in administration and a 12,5% are entrepreneurs of the service sector.

Question 5. Do you participate vigorously in the conservation of the environment?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Participa activament en la conservació del medi ambient?. Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

We asked if people spend its time trying to preserve the environment. There were 4 answers possible, the number 1 is that people don’t try to preserve the environment and the number 4 is the maximum. A 5,8% answered 1, 21,2% answered 2, 57,7% answered 3 and a 15,4% answered 4.

How do they do it? Recycling.

Question 6. When do you think that the first industry in Gurb was installed?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Quant creus que es va instal·lar la primera indústria dins el territori de Gurb? . Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

A 37,5% of the people who answered this poll think that the first industry started between 1850 and 1900, a 26% think it was between 1900 and 1950 and a 16,3% had voted that it was between 1800 and 1850.

Question 7. Do you know which industry was the first in Gurb?

Most of the people didn’t know it, but a 7,1% got it right, it was Malars.

GURB’S FUTURE

Question 8. Which of the following worries you the most?

A 50% had voted that the most worrying thing for them is the rise of the industries and the polluting emissions, the 37,5% think that the most worrying thing is the extinction of the primary sector and a 5,8% say it’s the extinction of the service sector.

Question 8. Which of the following do you think that should improve? (about the industries)

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Quins aspectes creus que cal millorar del teixit industrial de Gurb? . Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

A 56,7% of the people who answered this poll think that Gurb need more companies which bet for renewable energies, a 20,2% think we must protect and contribute in the primary sector growing and the opinion of the 13,5% is that we need to promote the local businesses.

Question 9. Which of the following do you think that should improve? (about Gurb’s village)

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Què milloraries de Gurb?. Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

Most of the people think that Gurb would be better with more green/natural zones and with more public services.

Question 10. What makes you worry the most about the Gurb’s industrial sector? Why?

It was an opened question, most of the people answered the pollution because of the big amount of smoke emissions.

Question 11. Do you think that the pollution should decrease?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Creus que s’ha de disminuir la contaminació de les indústries de Gurb?. Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

Most of the people (85,6%) ansewerd yes, and a 12,5% didn’t know it.

Question 12. From 1 to 10, how scared are you of the replacing of the urban zone to industrial zone?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: De l’1 al 10, quanta por tens que la zona industrial es “mengi” la zona urbana?. Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

Most people are scared. If 10 is a lot and 0 is that they aren’t scared, a 21,2% voted 8, a 16,3% voted 7, a 15,4% voted 5 and a 12,5% voted 10. 

Question 13. Do you think that the increase of population is proportional to the increase of the insdustrialization?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Creus que l’augment de la població va de la mà de l’augment de la industrialització? . Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

On the one hand, a 59,6% voted yes in the growing of the comunity is related with the growing of the industry. On the other hand, a 27% said no and a 12,5% don’t know.

Question 14. Do you think that Casa Tarradellas will replace the other businesses?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Creus que Casa Tarradellas es “menjarà” les altres empreses?. Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

A 37,5% had voted that Tarradellas is not going to replace the other businesses, but a 37,5% think that it’s going to.

Question 15. Will climate change affect Gurb’s industry?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Creus que el canvi climàtic afectarà a la indústria de Gurb?. Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

If 1 is a lot and 5 is that the global warming is not going to affect Gurb’s industry, 26% voted 1, 25% voted 2, 33,7% voted 3, 14,4% voted 4 and a 1% voted 5.

Question 16. How?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Com?. Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

A 52,9% think the climate change will cause a descrease of the primary sector. A 26,9% think the climate change will affect the industries and they’ll finally use renewable energies.

Question 17. How do you think the Gurb’s economic sector will evolution?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Com creus que evolucionarà el teixit econòmic de Gurb?. Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

A 43,3% of the people who answered this poll think the industries will be more mechanised; the 40,4% think the primary sector will disappear and the 33,7% think that the industries will use more renewable energies.

Question 18. What type of industry do you think will predominate in 2050?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Quin tipus d'indústria creus que predominarà a Gurb el 2050? . Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

The 55,8% of the people think that in 2050 the food industry will predominate, the 20,2% think that it will be the technology’s innovation and development.

Question 19. In your opinion, what do you think it’ll be the level of Gurb’s industrialization in 2050?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Quin creus que serà el nivell d' industrialització de Gurb el 2050?. Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

The 63,5% of the people think that, in Gurb’s industrialization, there’ll be more industries than nowadays, but less available positions. The 24% think there’ll be more industries than nowadays and more available positions.

Question 20. Which is your greatest concern when you think about 2050?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Quina és la teva màxima preocupació quan penses en el 2050? (Si esculls altres, ens pots indicar quina és?). Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.

The 68,3% of the people think that the greatest concern when you think about 2050 is the pollution and the climate change. And the 13,5% think that is the climate change.

Question 21. Which of these futurs do you see more likely to happen for 2050?

Gráfico de respuestas de formularios. Título de la pregunta: Quin d'aquests futurs veus més probable pel 2050 (totes les imatges són tretes de notícies reals). Número de respuestas: 104 respuestas.


The 59,6% of the people think that, in 2050, everything will be more computerized and it’ll work by their own (houses, industries, transports…). The 19,2% think that the renewable energies will be the only ones we use and we’ll have ecologic homes. The 15,4% think that, for climate change’s fault, there won’t be anything except desert.