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Las Lajas, Comayagua

Area of Las Lajas, Comayagua 95.2 km²
Population 14,659
Male Population 7,279 (49.7%)
Female Population 7,380 (50.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +448.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +69.5%
Median Age 17.9 years old
Male Median Age 17.2 years old
Female Median Age 18.6 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time

Las Lajas, Comayagua Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 2,671 5,641 8,647 14,659
Population Density 28.1 / km² 59.3 / km² 90.9 / km² 154.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Las Lajas Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 69.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Las Lajas, Comayagua +448.8% +159.9% +69.5%
Comayagua +262.7% +101.9% +45.8%
Honduras +159.6% +64.6% +29.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Las Lajas, Comayagua Median Age

Median Age: 17.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Las Lajas, Comayagua 17.9 years 17.2 years 18.6 years
Comayagua 20 years 19.2 years 20.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Las Lajas, Comayagua Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 1,145 994 2,139
5-9 982 998 1,980
10-14 1,101 1,034 2,135
15-19 931 930 1,862
20-24 577 715 1,293
25-29 464 544 1,009
30-34 398 448 846
35-39 363 400 764
40-44 312 311 623
45-49 217 243 460
50-54 197 204 402
55-59 164 167 332
60-64 141 153 294
65-69 111 88 199
70-74 87 65 153
75-79 57 45 103
80-84 17 26 43
85 Plus 14 16 30
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Las Lajas, Comayagua Population Density

Population Density: 154.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Las Lajas, Comayagua 14,659 95.2 km² 154.0 / km²
Comayagua 485,912 5,071.9 km² 95.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Las Lajas, Comayagua Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1830 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 588 n/a n/a
1910 622 5.8% 34
1920 772 24.1% 150
1930 977 26.6% 205
1940 1,204 23.2% 227
1950 1,600 32.9% 396
1960 2,174 35.9% 574
1970 2,169 -0.2% -5
1990 5,641 61.3% 1,736
2000 8,647 53.3% 3,006
2020 15,904 35.6% 3,628
2030 17,924 12.7% 2,020
2040 19,463 8.6% 1,539
2050 20,458 5.1% 995
2060 20,987 2.6% 529
2070 21,128 0.7% 141
2080 20,949 -0.8% -179
2090 20,538 -2% -411
2100 19,966 -2.8% -572
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

Las Lajas, Comayagua CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Las Lajas, Comayagua 20,365 t 1.39 t 214 t/km²
Comayagua 678,331 t 1.4 t 133.7 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 (10)
Earthquake Medium (6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Comayagua

Place Area Population Population Density
Ajuterique 61.7 km² 11,146 180.8 / km²
Comayagua 834.9 km² 144,265 172.8 / km²
El Rosario 297.8 km² 28,856 96.9 / km²
Esquías 389.4 km² 20,336 52.2 / km²
Humuya 54.2 km² 1,290 23.8 / km²
La Libertad 319.5 km² 25,773 80.7 / km²
La Trinidad 85.4 km² 4,265 49.9 / km²
Lamaní 307.3 km² 6,867 22.3 / km²
Lejamaní 22.5 km² 5,394 239.4 / km²
Meámbar 409.6 km² 12,040 29.4 / km²
Minas de Oro 392.8 km² 12,469 31.7 / km²
Ojos de Agua 172.3 km² 9,665 56.1 / km²
San Jerónimo 227.8 km² 20,754 91.1 / km²
San José de Comayagua 78.9 km² 7,388 93.6 / km²
San José del Potrero 198.6 km² 6,214 31.3 / km²
San Luis 123.1 km² 10,916 88.7 / km²
San Sebastián 44.4 km² 1,997 45.0 / km²
Siguatepeque 392.1 km² 94,768 241.7 / km²
Taulabé 222 km² 23,543 106.1 / km²
Villa de San Antonio 342.4 km² 23,317 68.1 / km²
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