Census taken in 1712 by order of Campoflorido, Royal Councillor of the Treasury, in the context of the War of Succession to the Spanish throne. The aim of the census was to draw up a balance sheet to improve the economic benefit of the Felipist side via taxes. As a result, the number of neighbours who had to support Philip V economically was recorded.
Project: 3. Rural world and urban world in the formation of the European identity., 4. Family, daily life and social inequality in Europe.
Scope: Secondary Education, Baccalaureate, University
Resource type: Historical source
Format: 2 volumes
Source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística
Owner: Pablo Ballesta Fernández (Modernalia)
Copyright: © Instituto Nacional de Estadística
Abstract: Reproduction of the Census of Campoflorido (1712) carried out by the INEImage