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Copan Ruinas

Area of Copan Ruinas 361.9 km²
Population 38,951
Male Population 19,320 (49.6%)
Female Population 19,631 (50.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +163%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +24%
Median Age 18.6 years old
Male Median Age 18.1 years old
Female Median Age 19.1 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time

Copan Ruinas Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 14,811 23,841 31,416 38,951
Population Density 40.9 / km² 65.9 / km² 86.8 / km² 107.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Copán Ruinas Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 24% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Copan Ruinas +163% +63.4% +24%
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

Copan Ruinas Median Age

Median Age: 18.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Copan Ruinas 18.6 years 18.1 years 19.1 years
Copán 20 years 19.2 years 20.7 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Copan Ruinas Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 2,730 2,706 5,437
5-9 2,603 2,546 5,149
10-14 2,844 2,647 5,492
15-19 2,365 2,348 4,713
20-24 1,762 1,939 3,701
25-29 1,328 1,450 2,779
30-34 1,125 1,250 2,376
35-39 992 1,082 2,075
40-44 787 841 1,628
45-49 620 680 1,300
50-54 559 582 1,141
55-59 454 447 902
60-64 386 397 783
65-69 253 290 543
70-74 211 167 379
75-79 152 125 278
80-84 83 63 146
85 Plus 67 72 139
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Copan Ruinas Population Density

Population Density: 107.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Copan Ruinas 38,951 361.9 km² 107.6 / km²
Copán 364,725 3,245 km² 112.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Copan Ruinas Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1710 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 1,013 n/a n/a
1900 3,947 14.6% 293
1910 4,222 7% 275
1920 5,320 26% 1,098
1930 6,844 28.6% 1,524
1940 8,407 22.8% 1,563
1950 10,534 25.3% 2,127
1960 13,602 29.1% 3,068
1970 13,149 -3.3% -453
1990 23,841 34.7% 5,346
2000 31,416 31.8% 7,575
2020 42,633 16.5% 5,608
2030 49,089 15.1% 6,456
2040 54,395 10.8% 5,306
2050 58,400 7.4% 4,005
2060 61,128 4.7% 2,728
2070 62,855 2.8% 1,727
2080 63,633 1.2% 778
2090 63,563 -0.1% -70
2100 62,831 -1.2% -732
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

Copan Ruinas CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Copan Ruinas 49,664 t 1.28 t 137.2 t/km²
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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (7)
Flood High (9)
Earthquake High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Copan Ruinas

Other places in Copán

Place Area Population Population Density
Cabanas 128 km² 13,671 106.8 / km²
Concepcion 73 km² 7,378 101.0 / km²
Corquín 138.7 km² 15,806 114.0 / km²
Cucuyagua 136.1 km² 15,722 115.5 / km²
Dolores 47.6 km² 6,140 129.0 / km²
Dulce Nombre 28.4 km² 5,470 192.9 / km²
El Paraiso 259.1 km² 18,930 73.1 / km²
Florida 344.3 km² 27,475 79.8 / km²
La Jigua 112.9 km² 8,308 73.6 / km²
La Union 218.2 km² 15,785 72.3 / km²
Nueva Arcadia 147.6 km² 39,763 269.4 / km²
San Agustín 69.5 km² 5,529 79.6 / km²
San Antonio 118.6 km² 9,020 76.0 / km²
San Jerónimo 70.4 km² 4,906 69.7 / km²
San José 52 km² 6,424 123.5 / km²
San Juan de Opoa 75.2 km² 9,112 121.2 / km²
San Nicolás 75.1 km² 7,290 97.1 / km²
San Pedro de Copan 60.1 km² 8,398 139.7 / km²
Santa Rita 314 km² 28,774 91.6 / km²
Santa Rosa de Copán 306.2 km² 61,818 201.9 / km²
Trinidad de Copán 74.4 km² 6,964 93.6 / km²
Veracruz 33.7 km² 3,103 91.9 / km²
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