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Cochabamba

Area of Cochabamba 57,549.2 km²
Population 1.9 million
Male Population 926,463 (49.3%)
Female Population 952,005 (50.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +110.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +27.6%
Median Age 23.8 years old
Male Median Age 23.1 years old
Female Median Age 24.4 years old
Timezone Bolivia Time
Cochabamba, from Quechua qucha or qhucha, meaning "lake", pampa meaning "plain", is one of the nine departments of Bolivia. Source: Wikipedia

Cochabamba Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 892,680 1,213,746 1,471,741 1,878,466
Population Density 15.5 / km² 21.1 / km² 25.6 / km² 32.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cochabamba Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 27.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Cochabamba +110.4% +54.8% +27.6%
Bolivia +113.9% +56.1% +28.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cochabamba Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 103,951 99,273 203,224
5-9 94,030 90,923 184,954
10-14 99,685 97,363 197,048
15-19 107,753 105,765 213,518
20-24 94,457 93,234 187,691
25-29 75,272 76,375 151,647
30-34 66,851 69,960 136,811
35-39 55,321 58,550 113,871
40-44 47,640 50,065 97,705
45-49 41,095 43,952 85,048
50-54 35,866 38,535 74,401
55-59 29,212 32,396 61,609
60-64 24,533 28,290 52,823
65-69 18,120 21,942 40,063
70-74 13,191 16,692 29,883
75-79 8,299 11,141 19,441
80-84 6,398 9,792 16,191
85 Plus 4,792 7,756 12,549
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Cochabamba Population Density

Population Density: 32.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Cochabamba 1.9 million 57,549.2 km² 32.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cochabamba Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 70,861 n/a n/a
100 75,523 0.6% 466
200 80,492 0.6% 496
300 85,787 0.6% 529
400 91,431 0.6% 564
500 97,446 0.6% 601
600 103,857 0.6% 641
700 110,690 0.6% 683
800 117,972 0.6% 728
900 129,769 1% 1,179
1000 141,566 0.9% 1,179
1100 155,723 1% 1,415
1200 169,879 0.9% 1,415
1300 184,036 0.8% 1,415
1400 198,192 0.7% 1,415
1500 212,349 0.7% 1,415
1600 188,755 -1.2% -2,359
1700 188,768 0% 1
1800 232,008 2.1% 4,324
1900 383,781 5.2% 15,177
1910 442,674 15.3% 58,893
1920 690,298 55.9% 247,624
1930 648,348 -6.1% -41,950
1940 754,391 16.4% 106,043
1950 519,757 -31.1% -234,634
1960 618,576 19% 98,819
1970 808,795 30.8% 190,219
1990 1,213,746 22.5% 202,475
2000 1,471,741 21.3% 257,995
2020 1,995,663 16.4% 261,961
2030 2,210,013 10.7% 214,350
2040 2,381,758 7.8% 171,745
2050 2,507,192 5.3% 125,434
2060 2,582,915 3% 75,723
2070 2,622,595 1.5% 39,680
2080 2,633,309 0.4% 10,714
2090 2,622,737 -0.4% -10,572
2100 2,601,748 -0.8% -20,989
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

Cochabamba CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Cochabamba 2,785,088 t 1.48 t 48.4 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

Cochabamba Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1973 to 2020)

Average Temp
16.2°C
61.1°F
Average High
27.6°C
81.7°F
Average Low
4.8°C
40.7°F
   Record High Temperature
31.5°C
88.7°F
   Record Low Temperature
-2.7°C
27.1°F
   Average Precipitation
9.3 mm
0.4 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
1.0 days
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 (7)
Drought Medium (2.8)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (5.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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El Beni 208,808.4 km² 443,556 2.12 / km²
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Oruro 51,979.5 km² 529,764 10.2 / km²
Pando 63,798.2 km² 138,619 2.17 / km²
Potosí 119,025.1 km² 867,643 7.29 / km²
Santa Cruz 363,921 km² 2.9 million 7.94 / km²
Tarija 37,120.4 km² 569,038 15.3 / km²
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