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Colta

Area of Colta 834.4 km²
Population 48,233
Male Population 23,223 (48.1%)
Female Population 25,010 (51.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +88.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +17.8%
Median Age 27 years old
Male Median Age 25.6 years old
Female Median Age 28.3 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time

Colta Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 25,602 34,895 40,960 48,233
Population Density 30.7 / km² 41.8 / km² 49.1 / km² 57.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Colta Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 17.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Colta +88.4% +38.2% +17.8%
Chimborazo +88.5% +38.3% +17.7%
Ecuador +131.1% +58.1% +27.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Colta Median Age

Median Age: 27 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Colta 27 years 25.6 years 28.3 years
Chimborazo 24.6 years 23.2 years 25.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Colta Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 2,168 2,045 4,213
5-9 2,435 2,336 4,771
10-14 2,665 2,648 5,314
15-19 2,375 2,493 4,868
20-24 1,778 1,874 3,652
25-29 1,486 1,680 3,166
30-34 1,194 1,442 2,636
35-39 1,061 1,308 2,370
40-44 1,049 1,155 2,204
45-49 1,019 1,233 2,253
50-54 1,046 1,249 2,296
55-59 1,034 1,229 2,263
60-64 992 1,150 2,143
65-69 995 1,103 2,099
70-74 773 875 1,648
75-79 603 595 1,199
80-84 376 400 777
85 Plus 173 196 370
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Colta Population Density

Population Density: 57.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Colta 48,233 834.4 km² 57.8 / km²
Chimborazo 496,675 5,896.9 km² 84.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Colta Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 1,213 n/a n/a
100 1,276 0.5% 6
200 1,343 0.5% 6
300 1,413 0.5% 7
400 1,486 0.5% 7
500 1,564 0.5% 7
600 1,645 0.5% 8
700 1,731 0.5% 8
800 1,821 0.5% 9
900 2,124 1.6% 30
1000 2,428 1.3% 30
1100 2,670 1% 24
1200 2,913 0.9% 24
1300 3,156 0.8% 24
1400 3,399 0.7% 24
1500 3,641 0.7% 24
1600 3,034 -1.8% -60
1700 3,030 0% 0
1800 3,118 0.3% 8
1900 8,907 11.1% 578
1910 10,293 15.6% 1,386
1920 11,394 10.7% 1,101
1930 12,371 8.6% 977
1940 18,486 49.4% 6,115
1950 18,537 0.3% 51
1960 20,863 12.5% 2,326
1970 26,796 28.4% 5,933
1990 34,895 14.1% 4,049
2000 40,960 17.4% 6,065
2020 51,104 11.7% 5,072
2030 55,719 9% 4,615
2040 58,915 5.7% 3,196
2050 60,601 2.9% 1,686
2060 60,835 0.4% 234
2070 60,095 -1.2% -740
2080 58,604 -2.5% -1,491
2090 56,468 -3.6% -2,136
2100 54,030 -4.3% -2,438
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

Colta CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Colta 126,651 t 2.63 t 151.8 t/km²
Chimborazo 1,305,636 t 2.63 t 221.4 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 (9)
Drought High (8)
Flood High (9)
Earthquake High (7.7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Chimborazo

Place Area Population Population Density
Alausí 1,050.6 km² 47,774 45.5 / km²
Chambo 159.5 km² 11,588 72.6 / km²
Chunchi 275.3 km² 13,649 49.6 / km²
Cumandá 163.8 km² 14,020 85.6 / km²
Guamote 1,200.4 km² 48,908 40.7 / km²
Guano 453.8 km² 45,579 100.4 / km²
Pallatanga 384.5 km² 12,610 32.8 / km²
Penipe 367.3 km² 7,414 20.2 / km²
Riobamba 1,007.3 km² 246,905 245.1 / km²
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