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Comayagua

Area of Comayagua 5,071.9 km²
Population 485,912
Male Population 237,160 (48.8%)
Female Population 248,753 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +262.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +45.8%
Median Age 20 years old
Male Median Age 19.2 years old
Female Median Age 20.8 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time
Comayagua is one of the 18 departments into which Honduras is divided. The departmental capital is Comayagua. Source: Wikipedia

Comayagua Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 133,984 240,637 333,279 485,912
Population Density 26.4 / km² 47.4 / km² 65.7 / km² 95.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Comayagua Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 45.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Comayagua +262.7% +101.9% +45.8%
Honduras +159.6% +64.6% +29.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Comayagua Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 31,056 30,333 61,390
5-9 30,318 29,361 59,679
10-14 32,465 31,226 63,691
15-19 29,430 29,641 59,071
20-24 22,267 24,575 46,842
25-29 16,304 19,350 35,655
30-34 14,362 17,056 31,418
35-39 12,449 14,535 26,984
40-44 10,554 11,612 22,166
45-49 8,462 9,428 17,891
50-54 7,957 8,378 16,335
55-59 5,605 6,123 11,728
60-64 5,064 5,449 10,513
65-69 3,543 3,889 7,433
70-74 2,954 2,972 5,926
75-79 2,185 2,207 4,393
80-84 1,235 1,390 2,625
85 Plus 950 1,229 2,180
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Comayagua Population Density

Population Density: 95.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Comayagua 485,912 5,071.9 km² 95.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Comayagua Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1830 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 24,643 n/a n/a
1910 26,563 7.8% 1,920
1920 33,642 26.6% 7,079
1930 43,596 29.6% 9,954
1940 55,017 26.2% 11,421
1950 74,901 36.1% 19,884
1960 104,343 39.3% 29,442
1970 106,972 2.5% 2,629
1990 240,637 50% 66,832
2000 333,279 38.5% 92,642
2020 525,208 25.5% 95,964
2030 592,525 12.8% 67,317
2040 647,044 9.2% 54,519
2050 686,237 6.1% 39,193
2060 711,430 3.7% 25,193
2070 724,502 1.8% 13,072
2080 727,072 0.4% 2,570
2090 721,322 -0.8% -5,750
2100 709,599 -1.6% -11,723
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

Comayagua CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Comayagua 678,331 t 1.4 t 133.7 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 (7)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Honduras

Place Area Population Population Density
Atlántida 4,379.2 km² 420,819 96.1 / km²
Bay Islands 231.5 km² 55,524 239.8 / km²
Choluteca 4,389.7 km² 412,511 94.0 / km²
Colón 8,277.8 km² 296,346 35.8 / km²
Copán 3,245 km² 364,725 112.4 / km²
Cortés 4,002.6 km² 1.5 million 379.8 / km²
El Paraíso 7,363.4 km² 429,792 58.4 / km²
Francisco Morazán 8,594.1 km² 1.5 million 170.9 / km²
Gracias a Dios 17,055.7 km² 82,474 4.84 / km²
Intibucá 3,128.1 km² 222,210 71.0 / km²
La Paz 2,588.8 km² 191,270 73.9 / km²
Lempira 4,286.2 km² 310,704 72.5 / km²
Ocotepeque 1,636.5 km² 139,632 85.3 / km²
Olancho 24,044.9 km² 504,437 21.0 / km²
Santa Bárbara 5,016.8 km² 407,712 81.3 / km²
Valle 1,618.8 km² 165,438 102.2 / km²
Yoro 7,794.7 km² 550,276 70.6 / km²
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