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Ahuachapán

Area of Ahuachapán 1,187.9 km²
Population 347,787
Male Population 168,840 (48.5%)
Female Population 178,946 (51.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +93%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +12%
Median Age 21.3 years old
Male Median Age 20 years old
Female Median Age 22.6 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time

Ahuachapán Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 180,213 261,955 310,587 347,787
Population Density 151.7 / km² 220.5 / km² 261.5 / km² 292.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ahuachapán Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 12% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Ahuachapán +93% +32.8% +12%
El Salvador +48.4% +17% +5.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ahuachapán Median Age

Median Age: 21.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Ahuachapán 21.3 years 20 years 22.6 years
El Salvador 23.3 years 21.5 years 24.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ahuachapán Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 18,690 17,984 36,675
5-9 23,767 22,697 46,465
10-14 23,041 22,229 45,270
15-19 19,015 18,443 37,458
20-24 14,312 15,624 29,937
25-29 12,198 14,580 26,778
30-34 10,266 12,443 22,710
35-39 9,137 10,821 19,959
40-44 7,538 9,339 16,878
45-49 6,657 7,700 14,358
50-54 5,629 6,440 12,069
55-59 4,806 5,430 10,237
60-64 4,045 4,409 8,455
65-69 3,307 3,763 7,070
70-74 2,499 2,722 5,221
75-79 1,895 2,060 3,956
80-84 1,180 1,251 2,431
85 Plus 859 1,011 1,870
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ahuachapán Population Density

Population Density: 292.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Ahuachapán 347,787 1,187.9 km² 292.8 / km²
El Salvador 6.1 million 20,764 km² 294.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ahuachapán Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1700 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1700 7,381 n/a n/a
1800 10,365 3.5% 298
1900 37,686 13.8% 2,732
1910 47,746 26.7% 10,060
1920 72,422 51.7% 24,676
1930 68,975 -4.8% -3,447
1940 84,823 23% 15,848
1950 97,115 14.5% 12,292
1960 124,110 27.8% 26,995
1970 161,667 30.3% 37,557
1990 261,955 27.3% 50,144
2000 310,587 18.6% 48,632
2020 354,179 6.8% 21,796
2030 356,821 0.7% 2,642
2040 352,658 -1.2% -4,163
2050 342,565 -2.9% -10,093
2060 327,510 -4.4% -15,055
2070 312,770 -4.5% -14,740
2080 299,086 -4.4% -13,684
2090 286,721 -4.1% -12,365
2100 276,106 -3.7% -10,615
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Ahuachapán CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Ahuachapán 520,057 t 1.5 t 437.8 t/km²
El Salvador 10,087,600 t 1.65 t 485.8 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Ahuachapán Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1962 to 2011)

Average Temp
28.8°C
83.8°F
Average High
32.9°C
91.2°F
Average Low
24.6°C
76.3°F
   Record High Temperature
39.3°C
102.7°F
   Record Low Temperature
18.9°C
66.0°F
Sources:
1. NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
2. Lawrimore, Jay H.; Ray, Ron; Applequist, Scott; Korzeniewski, Bryant; Menne, Matthew J. (2016): Global Summary of the Month (GSOM), Version 1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5QV3JJ5. Accessed Fri, 17 Apr 2020 13:07:33 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (9)
Drought High (10)
Flood High (9)
Volcano High (10)
Earthquake High (7.5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Chalatenango 2,036.5 km² 215,494 105.8 / km²
Cuscatlán 684.3 km² 260,283 380.4 / km²
La Libertad 1,655.5 km² 756,584 457.0 / km²
La Paz 1,272 km² 341,183 268.2 / km²
La Unión 1,984.5 km² 224,170 113.0 / km²
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San Miguel 2,104.4 km² 448,917 213.3 / km²
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San Vicente 1,226.1 km² 169,612 138.3 / km²
Santa Ana 2,034.1 km² 551,789 271.3 / km²
Sonsonate 1,219.9 km² 479,917 393.4 / km²
Usulután 2,096.1 km² 355,720 169.7 / km²
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