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El Paraíso

Area of El Paraíso 7,363.4 km²
Population 429,792
Male Population 216,164 (50.3%)
Female Population 213,626 (49.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +159.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +29.4%
Median Age 21.3 years old
Male Median Age 20.8 years old
Female Median Age 21.8 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time

El Paraíso Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 165,509 260,795 332,236 429,792
Population Density 22.5 / km² 35.4 / km² 45.1 / km² 58.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

El Paraíso Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 29.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
El Paraíso +159.7% +64.8% +29.4%
Honduras +159.6% +64.6% +29.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

El Paraíso Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 25,142 24,085 49,227
5-9 25,364 24,172 49,536
10-14 27,979 26,411 54,391
15-19 26,315 24,638 50,954
20-24 20,987 20,889 41,876
25-29 15,478 16,474 31,953
30-34 13,831 15,158 28,990
35-39 12,190 13,375 25,565
40-44 10,521 10,617 21,139
45-49 8,123 8,510 16,633
50-54 7,556 7,639 15,196
55-59 5,831 5,558 11,390
60-64 5,205 5,027 10,233
65-69 3,804 3,717 7,521
70-74 3,111 2,859 5,971
75-79 2,338 2,108 4,447
80-84 1,379 1,299 2,678
85 Plus 1,011 1,088 2,100
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

El Paraíso Population Density

Population Density: 58.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
El Paraíso 429,792 7,363.4 km² 58.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

El Paraíso Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1820 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 34,151 n/a n/a
1910 36,759 7.6% 2,608
1920 36,949 0.5% 190
1930 49,099 32.9% 12,150
1940 59,137 20.4% 10,038
1950 77,696 31.4% 18,559
1960 99,602 28.2% 21,906
1970 146,389 47% 46,787
1990 260,795 33.5% 57,203
2000 332,236 27.4% 71,441
2020 464,433 18.2% 66,098
2030 521,239 12.2% 56,806
2040 565,048 8.4% 43,809
2050 594,099 5.1% 29,051
2060 610,220 2.7% 16,121
2070 615,774 0.9% 5,554
2080 612,598 -0.5% -3,176
2090 602,744 -1.6% -9,854
2100 588,405 -2.4% -14,339
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

El Paraíso CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
El Paraíso 565,446 t 1.32 t 76.8 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)
Cyclone Medium (5)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (5.6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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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
Copán 3,245 km² 364,725 112.4 / km²
Cortés 4,002.6 km² 1.5 million 379.8 / 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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