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Boyacá

Area of Boyacá 23,174.9 km²
Population 1.2 million
Male Population 607,411 (49.9%)
Female Population 609,039 (50.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +0.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -4.8%
Median Age 25.4 years old
Male Median Age 24.5 years old
Female Median Age 26.3 years old
Timezone Colombia Standard Time
Boyacá is one of the thirty-two departments of Colombia, and the remnant of Boyacá State, one of the original nine states of the "United States of Colombia". Source: Wikipedia

Boyacá Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 1,213,627 1,280,464 1,278,173 1,216,453
Population Density 52.4 / km² 55.3 / km² 55.2 / km² 52.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Boyacá Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 4.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Boyacá +0.2% -5% -4.8%
Colombia +94.7% +40.7% +19.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Boyacá Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 65,062 61,785 126,847
5-9 67,367 64,164 131,532
10-14 67,475 63,548 131,023
15-19 60,246 55,360 115,606
20-24 48,774 48,269 97,043
25-29 44,081 43,744 87,825
30-34 40,993 42,768 83,762
35-39 40,286 42,210 82,497
40-44 36,054 38,001 74,056
45-49 31,349 33,045 64,395
50-54 26,331 28,039 54,371
55-59 22,211 23,735 45,947
60-64 17,598 19,601 37,200
65-69 16,599 18,465 35,064
70-74 13,224 14,871 28,096
75-79 9,760 11,436 21,196
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Boyacá Population Density

Population Density: 52.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Boyacá 1.2 million 23,174.9 km² 52.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Boyacá Historical Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 60,897 n/a n/a
100 64,903 0.6% 400
200 69,173 0.6% 427
300 73,724 0.6% 455
400 78,574 0.6% 485
500 83,743 0.6% 516
600 89,253 0.6% 551
700 95,124 0.6% 587
800 101,383 0.6% 625
900 111,521 1% 1,013
1000 121,659 0.9% 1,013
1100 137,880 1.3% 1,622
1200 154,101 1.1% 1,622
1300 170,322 1% 1,622
1400 186,544 0.9% 1,622
1500 202,765 0.8% 1,622
1600 63,871 -10.9% -13,889
1700 40,553 -4.4% -2,331
1800 69,164 5.5% 2,861
1900 202,416 11.3% 13,325
1910 247,385 22.2% 44,969
1920 314,064 27% 66,679
1930 399,725 27.3% 85,661
1940 462,991 15.8% 63,266
1950 605,111 30.7% 142,120
1960 806,547 33.3% 201,436
1970 1,074,146 33.2% 267,599
1990 1,280,464 9.2% 103,159
2000 1,278,173 -0.2% -2,291
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

Boyacá CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Boyacá 3,193,426 t 2.63 t 137.8 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)
Drought Low (1.3)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake High (7.2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Colombia

Place Area Population Population Density
Amazonas 108,848.2 km² 92,784 0.85 / km²
Antioquia 63,066.3 km² 6.2 million 98.7 / km²
Arauca 23,792.3 km² 333,652 14.0 / km²
Atlántico 3,325.1 km² 2.4 million 735.2 / km²
Bolívar 26,681 km² 2.3 million 84.7 / km²
Caldas 7,437.1 km² 903,536 121.5 / km²
Caquetá 89,882.8 km² 496,472 5.52 / km²
Casanare 44,280.8 km² 509,433 11.5 / km²
Cauca 30,824.8 km² 1.4 million 45.5 / km²
Cesar 22,447.5 km² 973,170 43.4 / km²
Chocó 47,496.1 km² 507,071 10.7 / km²
Cundinamarca 22,399.5 km² 2.8 million 125.0 / km²
Córdoba 24,981.2 km² 1.8 million 72.6 / km²
Guainía 70,609.3 km² 69,511 0.98 / km²
Guaviare 55,443.5 km² 129,390 2.33 / km²
Huila 18,543.4 km² 1.1 million 61.4 / km²
La Guajira 20,647.5 km² 984,866 47.7 / km²
Magdalena 23,121 km² 1.3 million 54.8 / km²
Meta 85,369.6 km² 933,051 10.9 / km²
Nariño 30,602.6 km² 1.7 million 54.2 / km²
Norte de Santander 21,912.8 km² 1.3 million 58.2 / km²
Putumayo 25,768.8 km² 397,647 15.4 / km²
Quindío 1,922.3 km² 560,352 291.5 / km²
Risaralda 3,949.3 km² 925,312 234.3 / km²
San Andrés y Providencia 48.8 km² 74,816 1,532 / km²
Santafe De Bogota D.c. 1,632.1 km² 7.9 million 4,817 / km²
Santander 30,580.1 km² 2.1 million 69.0 / km²
Sucre 10,640.3 km² 806,839 75.8 / km²
Tolima 24,006.4 km² 1.4 million 58.4 / km²
Valle del Cauca 20,815.5 km² 4.4 million 213.7 / km²
Vaupés 53,186 km² 60,453 1.14 / km²
Vichada 99,412.3 km² 70,717 0.71 / km²
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