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Caquetá

Area of Caquetá 89,882.8 km²
Population 496,472
Male Population 251,787 (50.7%)
Female Population 244,686 (49.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +119.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +27.4%
Median Age 21 years old
Male Median Age 20.8 years old
Female Median Age 21.2 years old
Timezone Colombia Standard Time
Caquetá Department is a department of Colombia. Located in the Amazonas region, Caquetá borders with the departments of Cauca and Huila to the west, the department of Meta to the north, the department of Guaviare to the northeast, the department of Vaupés to the east, the departments of Amazonas and Putumayo to the south covering a total area of 88,965 km², the third largest in the country. Source: Wikipedia

Caquetá Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 225,985 320,842 389,620 496,472
Population Density 2.51 / km² 3.57 / km² 4.33 / km² 5.52 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Caquetá Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 27.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Caquetá +119.7% +54.7% +27.4%
Colombia +94.7% +40.7% +19.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Caquetá Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 33,288 32,092 65,380
5-9 31,880 30,786 62,667
10-14 30,205 28,759 58,964
15-19 27,066 25,877 52,943
20-24 22,269 20,789 43,059
25-29 19,048 18,757 37,805
30-34 16,109 16,918 33,027
35-39 15,478 16,308 31,787
40-44 13,402 13,628 27,030
45-49 10,804 10,791 21,596
50-54 8,827 8,666 17,494
55-59 7,132 6,653 13,786
60-64 5,622 4,961 10,583
65-69 4,553 4,262 8,816
70-74 3,630 3,391 7,022
75-79 2,473 2,047 4,521
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Caquetá Population Density

Population Density: 5.52 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Caquetá 496,472 89,882.8 km² 5.52 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Caquetá Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1760 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 12,566 n/a n/a
1900 37,420 11.5% 2,485
1910 45,801 22.4% 8,381
1920 58,224 27.1% 12,423
1930 74,192 27.4% 15,968
1940 86,023 15.9% 11,831
1950 112,526 30.8% 26,503
1960 150,086 33.4% 37,560
1970 199,980 33.2% 49,894
1990 320,842 26.7% 60,431
2000 389,620 21.4% 68,778
2020 525,422 16.1% 67,901
2030 571,140 8.7% 45,718
2040 605,815 6.1% 34,675
2050 625,207 3.2% 19,392
2060 632,075 1.1% 6,868
2070 628,479 -0.6% -3,596
2080 616,050 -2% -12,429
2090 596,882 -3.1% -19,168
2100 574,016 -3.8% -22,866
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

Caquetá CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Caquetá 1,114,544 t 2.24 t 12.4 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 (8)
Drought Medium (5)
Flood High (9)
Earthquake Medium (3.4)
* 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
Boyacá 23,174.9 km² 1.2 million 52.5 / km²
Caldas 7,437.1 km² 903,536 121.5 / 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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