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Chimaltenango

Area of Chimaltenango 1,864 km²
Population 688,510
Male Population 337,514 (49%)
Female Population 350,996 (51%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +217.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +49.2%
Median Age 18.7 years old
Male Median Age 17.8 years old
Female Median Age 19.5 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time
Chimaltenango is a department of Guatemala. The capital is Chimaltenango. Located to the east are the departments of Guatemala, home to Guatemala City, and Sacatepéquez, while also bordered by the departments of El Quiché and Baja Verapaz to the north, Escuintla and Suchitepéquez to the south, and Sololá Department to the west. Source: Wikipedia

Chimaltenango Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 216,847 344,799 461,578 688,510
Population Density 116.3 / km² 185.0 / km² 247.6 / km² 369.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chimaltenango Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 53,570 51,062 104,633
5-9 49,379 47,470 96,850
10-14 44,011 42,863 86,875
15-19 38,567 38,249 76,817
20-24 31,404 32,458 63,863
25-29 26,128 28,398 54,526
30-34 20,318 23,778 44,097
35-39 15,681 19,357 35,039
40-44 12,547 15,472 28,019
45-49 10,452 12,505 22,958
50-54 8,867 10,145 19,013
55-59 8,054 8,856 16,910
60-64 6,767 7,352 14,119
65-69 4,916 5,443 10,359
70-74 3,897 4,314 8,212
75-79 2,956 3,273 6,230
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Chimaltenango Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 600 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
600 14,945 n/a n/a
700 16,304 0.9% 135
800 17,786 0.9% 148
900 26,678 4.1% 889
1000 35,571 2.9% 889
1100 37,942 0.6% 237
1200 40,314 0.6% 237
1300 42,685 0.6% 237
1400 45,056 0.5% 237
1500 47,428 0.5% 237
1600 35,571 -2.8% -1,185
1700 41,484 1.5% 591
1800 34,093 -1.9% -739
1900 67,523 7.1% 3,343
1910 74,292 10% 6,769
1920 81,719 10% 7,427
1930 89,941 10.1% 8,222
1940 110,879 23.3% 20,938
1950 157,346 41.9% 46,467
1960 166,500 5.8% 9,154
1970 191,479 15% 24,979
1990 344,799 34.2% 76,660
2000 461,578 33.9% 116,779
2020 758,414 28.2% 148,418
2030 887,375 17% 128,961
2040 997,959 12.5% 110,584
2050 1,087,451 9% 89,492
2060 1,153,667 6.1% 66,216
2070 1,203,597 4.3% 49,930
2080 1,235,556 2.7% 31,959
2090 1,249,300 1.1% 13,744
2100 1,247,458 -0.1% -1,842
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

Natural Hazards Risk

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

Other places in Guatemala

Place Area Population Population Density
Alta Verapaz 10,598.3 km² 1.3 million 121.3 / km²
Baja Verapaz 3,018 km² 303,250 100.5 / km²
Chiquimula 2,402.8 km² 411,129 171.1 / km²
El Progreso 1,835.3 km² 175,613 95.7 / km²
Escuintla 4,506.2 km² 739,863 164.2 / km²
Guatemala 2,205.5 km² 3.4 million 1,545 / km²
Huehuetenango 7,354.7 km² 1.3 million 173.0 / km²
Izabal 8,231.2 km² 449,719 54.6 / km²
Jalapa 2,030.4 km² 357,900 176.3 / km²
Jutiapa 3,317.6 km² 473,779 142.8 / km²
Petén 35,835.9 km² 725,664 20.2 / km²
Quezaltenango 2,133.1 km² 878,686 411.9 / km²
Quiché 7,278.9 km² 1.1 million 151.0 / km²
Retalhuleu 1,701.1 km² 322,432 189.5 / km²
Sacatepéquez 536.2 km² 344,717 642.9 / km²
San Marcos 3,551.4 km² 1.1 million 317.0 / km²
Santa Rosa 3,160.7 km² 384,354 121.6 / km²
Sololá 1,167 km² 497,113 426.0 / km²
Suchitepeque 2,394.7 km² 594,184 248.1 / km²
Totonicapán 1,076.4 km² 536,920 498.8 / km²
Zacapa 2,700.2 km² 239,272 88.6 / km²
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