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Cotopaxi

Area of Cotopaxi 6,160.3 km²
Population 448,746
Male Population 217,840 (48.5%)
Female Population 230,907 (51.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +114.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +23.7%
Median Age 23.6 years old
Male Median Age 22.6 years old
Female Median Age 24.6 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time

Cotopaxi Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 209,132 299,666 362,700 448,746
Population Density 33.9 / km² 48.6 / km² 58.9 / km² 72.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cotopaxi Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 23.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Cotopaxi +114.6% +49.7% +23.7%
Ecuador +131.1% +58.1% +27.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cotopaxi Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 23,586 23,031 46,617
5-9 26,123 25,810 51,934
10-14 25,845 25,114 50,959
15-19 23,266 23,312 46,579
20-24 19,156 19,977 39,133
25-29 16,449 18,604 35,053
30-34 13,845 15,914 29,760
35-39 12,453 14,079 26,532
40-44 10,533 11,871 22,404
45-49 9,694 10,726 20,421
50-54 7,744 8,933 16,677
55-59 6,961 7,933 14,895
60-64 5,950 6,869 12,820
65-69 5,605 6,245 11,851
70-74 4,158 4,735 8,893
75-79 2,993 3,410 6,403
80-84 1,998 2,447 4,445
85 Plus 1,481 1,897 3,379
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Cotopaxi Population Density

Population Density: 72.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Cotopaxi 448,746 6,160.3 km² 72.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cotopaxi Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 11,312 n/a n/a
100 11,901 0.5% 58
200 12,521 0.5% 62
300 13,173 0.5% 65
400 13,859 0.5% 68
500 14,581 0.5% 72
600 15,340 0.5% 75
700 16,139 0.5% 79
800 16,980 0.5% 84
900 19,810 1.6% 283
1000 22,640 1.3% 283
1100 24,903 1% 226
1200 27,167 0.9% 226
1300 29,431 0.8% 226
1400 31,695 0.7% 226
1500 33,959 0.7% 226
1600 28,299 -1.8% -566
1700 28,262 0% -3
1800 28,097 -0.1% -16
1900 78,429 10.8% 5,033
1910 90,567 15.5% 12,138
1920 100,238 10.7% 9,671
1930 108,843 8.6% 8,605
1940 162,752 49.5% 53,909
1950 158,755 -2.5% -3,997
1960 170,033 7.1% 11,278
1970 195,637 15.1% 25,604
1990 299,666 23.8% 52,014
2000 362,700 21% 63,034
2020 474,960 14.4% 56,130
2030 517,527 9% 42,567
2040 547,489 5.8% 29,962
2050 563,876 3% 16,387
2060 567,069 0.6% 3,193
2070 561,308 -1% -5,761
2080 548,559 -2.3% -12,749
2090 529,651 -3.4% -18,908
2100 507,704 -4.1% -21,947
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

Cotopaxi CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Cotopaxi 1,146,207 t 2.55 t 186.1 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

Cotopaxi Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1964 to 2016)

Average Temp
27.3°C
81.2°F
Average High
31.5°C
88.8°F
Average Low
23.1°C
73.6°F
   Record High Temperature
34.1°C
93.4°F
   Record Low Temperature
20.1°C
68.2°F
   Average Precipitation
194.4 mm
7.7 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
16.2 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 (10)
Drought High (8)
Flood High (9)
Volcano High (10)
Earthquake High (8.8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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