Population and territory
The province of Siracusa counts 405.943 inhabitants. It covers a surface of 2108.80 square kilometers, the population density therefore is 192.5 inhabitants for square kilometer.
The province has no airport, that next one turns out to be that one of Catania-Fontanarossa. There are several ports for passengers and goods ad well as of armament for fishing fleets. They are 10 Km. of freeways, 246 Km. of state roads, 112 Km. of regional roads, 1.131 Km. of provincial roads, for a total of 1,500 kilometers of roads. Ther are 131 Km. of railroads, 63 km are single non electrified track and 68 Km. are single and electrified track.
Tourism is increasing with time, with excellence performances as for the city of Siracusa. The province counts 51 hotels for a total of 4,715 places in 2.638 rooms and as extra-hotel receptivity 65 exercises for a total of 4,798 places in 2.671 rooms.
The unemployment rate for men reached 18% of the total job force, that one of the women 37.5%. The only growing field turns out to be that one of the services.
A global overview of the enterprises in the province of Siracusa is reported in the following table: