Recent statistics from the Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE, National Statistics Institute) show that 18.80% of the population registered in Jimena is of foreign origin. That is 1,960 of the total 10,431. Previous records show that the majority of non-Spanish residents of the municipality were from Romania, followed by the British and Irish. (We will try to find out exact figures. Watch this space!). However, the numberof foreign residents in the Campo de Gibraltar amounts to over 10% - see CampoPulse.