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Escuintla

Area of Escuintla 4,506.2 km²
Population 739,863
Male Population 372,467 (50.3%)
Female Population 367,397 (49.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +137%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +33.4%
Median Age 18.6 years old
Male Median Age 17.8 years old
Female Median Age 19.5 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time
Escuintla is one of the 22 departments of Guatemala. The capital of the department is the city of Escuintla. Source: Wikipedia

Escuintla Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 312,124 447,699 554,619 739,863
Population Density 69.3 / km² 99.4 / km² 123.1 / km² 164.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Escuintla Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 59,118 53,448 112,566
5-9 54,492 49,688 104,181
10-14 48,569 44,866 93,436
15-19 42,561 40,037 82,599
20-24 34,657 33,975 68,632
25-29 28,833 29,725 58,558
30-34 22,422 24,890 47,312
35-39 17,305 20,262 37,567
40-44 13,846 16,195 30,041
45-49 11,534 13,090 24,625
50-54 9,785 10,619 20,405
55-59 8,888 9,269 18,157
60-64 7,467 7,695 15,163
65-69 5,425 5,697 11,123
70-74 4,301 4,516 8,817
75-79 3,263 3,426 6,690
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Escuintla Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 900 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
900 15,616 n/a n/a
1000 20,821 2.9% 520
1100 22,209 0.6% 138
1200 23,597 0.6% 138
1300 24,985 0.6% 138
1400 26,373 0.5% 138
1500 27,761 0.5% 138
1600 20,821 -2.8% -694
1700 24,283 1.6% 346
1800 20,664 -1.6% -361
1900 43,767 7.8% 2,310
1910 48,520 10.9% 4,753
1920 53,783 10.8% 5,263
1930 59,655 10.9% 5,872
1940 74,124 24.3% 14,469
1950 106,028 43% 31,904
1960 183,582 73.1% 77,554
1970 292,753 59.5% 109,171
1990 447,699 23.7% 77,473
2000 554,619 23.9% 106,920
2020 819,993 21.6% 132,687
2030 970,153 18.3% 150,160
2040 1,100,917 13.5% 130,764
2050 1,209,654 9.9% 108,737
2060 1,292,998 6.9% 83,344
2070 1,357,953 5% 64,955
2080 1,402,206 3.3% 44,253
2090 1,425,164 1.6% 22,958
2100 1,429,531 0.3% 4,367
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

Escuintla Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1979 to 1993)

   Average Precipitation
99.8 mm
3.9 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
10.7 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 (10)
Drought High (10)
Flood High (10)
Volcano High (10)
Earthquake High (8.4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Guatemala

Place Area Population Population Density
Alta Verapaz 10,598.3 km² 1.3 million 121.3 / km²
Baja Verapaz 3,018 km² 303,250 100.5 / km²
Chimaltenango 1,864 km² 688,510 369.4 / km²
Chiquimula 2,402.8 km² 411,129 171.1 / km²
El Progreso 1,835.3 km² 175,613 95.7 / km²
Guatemala 2,205.5 km² 3.4 million 1,545 / km²
Huehuetenango 7,354.7 km² 1.3 million 173.0 / km²
Izabal 8,231.2 km² 449,719 54.6 / km²
Jalapa 2,030.4 km² 357,900 176.3 / km²
Jutiapa 3,317.6 km² 473,779 142.8 / km²
Petén 35,835.9 km² 725,664 20.2 / km²
Quezaltenango 2,133.1 km² 878,686 411.9 / km²
Quiché 7,278.9 km² 1.1 million 151.0 / km²
Retalhuleu 1,701.1 km² 322,432 189.5 / km²
Sacatepéquez 536.2 km² 344,717 642.9 / km²
San Marcos 3,551.4 km² 1.1 million 317.0 / km²
Santa Rosa 3,160.7 km² 384,354 121.6 / km²
Sololá 1,167 km² 497,113 426.0 / km²
Suchitepeque 2,394.7 km² 594,184 248.1 / km²
Totonicapán 1,076.4 km² 536,920 498.8 / km²
Zacapa 2,700.2 km² 239,272 88.6 / km²
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