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Apopa

Area of Apopa 54.9 km²
Population 148,209
Male Population 69,138 (46.6%)
Female Population 79,071 (53.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +70.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +4%
Median Age 24.4 years old
Male Median Age 22.6 years old
Female Median Age 26 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time

Apopa Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 87,125 120,296 142,572 148,209
Population Density 1,587 / km² 2,191 / km² 2,597 / km² 2,699 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Apopa Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Apopa +70.1% +23.2% +4%
San Salvador +17% +4.8% +1%
El Salvador +48.4% +17% +5.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Apopa Median Age

Median Age: 24.4 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Apopa 24.4 years 22.6 years 26 years
San Salvador 25.8 years 23.9 years 27.5 years
El Salvador 23.3 years 21.5 years 24.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Apopa Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 6,930 6,885 13,816
5-9 8,339 8,039 16,378
10-14 8,679 8,636 17,316
15-19 7,392 7,614 15,007
20-24 6,112 6,998 13,111
25-29 5,916 7,129 13,046
30-34 5,154 6,576 11,731
35-39 4,783 6,013 10,797
40-44 3,928 5,197 9,126
45-49 3,172 4,235 7,408
50-54 2,521 3,245 5,767
55-59 1,871 2,401 4,272
60-64 1,414 1,901 3,316
65-69 983 1,457 2,441
70-74 760 1,056 1,817
75-79 587 819 1,407
80-84 323 490 813
85 Plus 272 379 651
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Apopa Population Density

Population Density: 2,699 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Apopa 148,209 54.9 km² 2,699 / km²
San Salvador 1.6 million 860 km² 1,912 / 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

Apopa Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1780 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 3,865 n/a n/a
1900 14,407 14.1% 1,054
1910 17,074 18.5% 2,667
1920 20,274 18.7% 3,200
1930 19,693 -2.9% -581
1940 22,420 13.8% 2,727
1950 35,083 56.5% 12,663
1960 50,003 42.5% 14,920
1970 72,578 45.1% 22,575
1990 120,296 28.7% 23,859
2000 142,572 18.5% 22,276
2020 153,274 3.7% 5,351
2030 159,866 4.3% 6,592
2040 163,428 2.2% 3,562
2050 163,851 0.3% 423
2060 160,337 -2.1% -3,514
2070 155,787 -2.8% -4,550
2080 151,082 -3% -4,705
2090 146,763 -2.9% -4,319
2100 143,300 -2.4% -3,463
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

Apopa CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Apopa 353,706 t 2.39 t 6,443 t/km²
San Salvador 3,667,213 t 2.23 t 4,264 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (10)
Flood High (9)
Volcano Medium (5)
Earthquake High (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in San Salvador

Place Area Population Population Density
Aguilares 32.9 km² 21,251 645.3 / km²
Ayutuxtepeque 7.6 km² 37,656 4,955 / km²
Cuscatancingo 5 km² 37,852 7,522 / km²
Delgado 34.5 km² 180,340 5,234 / km²
El Paisnal 125.1 km² 14,845 118.7 / km²
Guazapa 65 km² 24,709 380.3 / km²
Ilopango 24.1 km² 111,585 4,634 / km²
Mejicanos 20.1 km² 137,271 6,817 / km²
Nejapa 80.8 km² 32,037 396.4 / km²
Panchimalco 91.4 km² 38,599 422.5 / km²
Rosario de Mora 37.5 km² 12,709 338.9 / km²
San Marcos 17.2 km² 63,052 3,656 / km²
San Martín 43.8 km² 84,330 1,923 / km²
San Salvador 72.6 km² 270,238 3,723 / km²
Santiago Texacuangos 25.2 km² 21,032 833.8 / km²
Santo Tomás 25.9 km² 26,875 1,038 / km²
Soyapango 28.3 km² 221,201 7,827 / km²
Tonacatepeque 68.1 km² 160,776 2,361 / km²
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