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Copán

Area of Copán 3,245 km²
Population 364,725
Male Population 180,552 (49.5%)
Female Population 184,171 (50.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +168.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +31.1%
Median Age 20 years old
Male Median Age 19.2 years old
Female Median Age 20.7 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time

Copán Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 136,011 216,034 278,178 364,725
Population Density 41.9 / km² 66.6 / km² 85.7 / km² 112.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Copán Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 31.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Copán +168.2% +68.8% +31.1%
Honduras +159.6% +64.6% +29.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Copán Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 23,547 22,329 45,877
5-9 22,513 21,843 44,357
10-14 25,193 23,508 48,701
15-19 22,434 21,922 44,356
20-24 17,097 18,261 35,359
25-29 12,601 14,090 26,691
30-34 11,014 12,207 23,221
35-39 9,605 10,597 20,203
40-44 7,640 8,353 15,993
45-49 6,099 6,724 12,824
50-54 5,717 6,102 11,819
55-59 4,368 4,705 9,074
60-64 4,044 4,283 8,328
65-69 2,825 3,146 5,971
70-74 2,189 2,307 4,496
75-79 1,704 1,703 3,407
80-84 1,065 1,088 2,154
85 Plus 897 1,004 1,901
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Copán Population Density

Population Density: 112.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Copán 364,725 3,245 km² 112.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Copán Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1770 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 8,084 n/a n/a
1900 33,900 15.4% 2,581
1910 36,560 7.8% 2,660
1920 46,441 27% 9,881
1930 60,231 29.7% 13,790
1940 74,629 23.9% 14,398
1950 94,337 26.4% 19,708
1960 122,972 30.4% 28,635
1970 120,209 -2.2% -2,763
1990 216,034 34.1% 47,912
2000 278,178 28.8% 62,144
2020 395,443 19.2% 58,632
2030 446,846 13% 51,403
2040 487,310 9.1% 40,464
2050 515,270 5.7% 27,960
2060 532,007 3.2% 16,737
2070 539,454 1.4% 7,447
2080 538,942 -0.1% -512
2090 532,156 -1.3% -6,786
2100 520,953 -2.1% -11,203
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

Copán CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Copán 466,738 t 1.28 t 143.8 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

Copán Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1979 to 1993)

   Average Precipitation
127.3 mm
5.0 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
11.7 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 (9)
Flood High (9)
Earthquake High (7)
* 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
Comayagua 5,071.9 km² 485,912 95.8 / 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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