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Gracias

Area of Gracias 449.1 km²
Population 47,457
Male Population 23,334 (49.2%)
Female Population 24,123 (50.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +324.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +52.4%
Median Age 19.1 years old
Male Median Age 18.4 years old
Female Median Age 19.7 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time
Gracias is a small Honduran town/municipality that was founded in 1536, and is the capital of Lempira Department. Source: Wikipedia

Gracias Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 11,190 21,472 31,146 47,457
Population Density 24.9 / km² 47.8 / km² 69.4 / km² 105.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gracias Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 52.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Gracias +324.1% +121% +52.4%
Lempira +167.3% +68.1% +30.9%
Honduras +159.6% +64.6% +29.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gracias Median Age

Median Age: 19.1 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Gracias 19.1 years 18.4 years 19.7 years
Lempira 18.9 years 18.5 years 19.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Gracias Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 3,248 3,049 6,298
5-9 3,192 2,913 6,106
10-14 3,195 3,024 6,219
15-19 2,984 3,249 6,234
20-24 2,207 2,529 4,737
25-29 1,761 1,858 3,620
30-34 1,406 1,600 3,007
35-39 1,253 1,364 2,618
40-44 901 1,019 1,920
45-49 694 774 1,468
50-54 651 711 1,363
55-59 511 559 1,071
60-64 426 482 908
65-69 326 324 651
70-74 191 236 428
75-79 178 201 379
80-84 125 119 245
85 Plus 86 110 196
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Gracias Population Density

Population Density: 105.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Gracias 47,457 449.1 km² 105.7 / km²
Lempira 310,704 4,286.2 km² 72.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gracias Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1830 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 3,233 n/a n/a
1910 3,537 9.4% 304
1920 3,839 8.5% 302
1930 4,745 23.6% 906
1940 5,893 24.2% 1,148
1950 7,389 25.4% 1,496
1960 9,150 23.8% 1,761
1970 10,985 20.1% 1,835
1990 21,472 39.8% 5,243
2000 31,146 45.1% 9,674
2020 51,029 28% 9,941
2030 56,756 11.2% 5,727
2040 60,980 7.4% 4,224
2050 63,556 4.2% 2,576
2060 64,741 1.9% 1,185
2070 64,802 0.1% 61
2080 63,954 -1.3% -848
2090 62,433 -2.4% -1,521
2100 60,490 -3.1% -1,943
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

Gracias CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Gracias 57,189 t 1.21 t 127.3 t/km²
Lempira 375,354 t 1.21 t 87.6 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

Top places in Gracias

Other places in Lempira

Place Area Population Population Density
Belen 198.8 km² 7,021 35.3 / km²
Candelaria 53.2 km² 6,419 120.6 / km²
Cololaca 225.3 km² 7,762 34.4 / km²
Erandique 296.7 km² 14,883 50.2 / km²
Gualcince 162.8 km² 10,966 67.4 / km²
Guarita 180.3 km² 7,275 40.3 / km²
La Campa 108.3 km² 6,557 60.5 / km²
La Iguala 349 km² 24,804 71.1 / km²
La Unión 85.3 km² 12,284 144.0 / km²
La Virtud 89 km² 6,444 72.4 / km²
Las Flores 80.8 km² 9,269 114.8 / km²
Lepaera 310.3 km² 35,511 114.4 / km²
Mapulaca 32.5 km² 3,951 121.6 / km²
Piraera 178.4 km² 13,194 73.9 / km²
San Andres 246.8 km² 12,730 51.6 / km²
San Francisco 137.6 km² 8,670 63.0 / km²
San Juan Guarita 43 km² 2,146 49.9 / km²
San Manuel Colohete 182.9 km² 13,516 73.9 / km²
San Marcos de Caiquín 96.6 km² 5,442 56.3 / km²
San Rafael 101.5 km² 12,992 128.0 / km²
San Sebastian 222 km² 10,173 45.8 / km²
Santa Cruz 151.4 km² 6,678 44.1 / km²
Talgua 82.9 km² 9,905 119.5 / km²
Tambla 58.6 km² 2,895 49.4 / km²
Tomalá 47.7 km² 6,292 132.0 / km²
Valladolid 78.3 km² 3,223 41.2 / km²
Virginia 37.1 km² 2,259 60.9 / km²
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