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Lempira

Area of Lempira 4,286.2 km²
Population 310,704
Male Population 155,740 (50.1%)
Female Population 154,963 (49.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +167.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +30.9%
Median Age 18.9 years old
Male Median Age 18.5 years old
Female Median Age 19.3 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time
Lempira is one of the 18 departments of Honduras, Central America, located in the western part of the country with borders with El Salvador. Source: Wikipedia

Lempira Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 116,226 184,841 237,346 310,704
Population Density 27.1 / km² 43.1 / km² 55.4 / km² 72.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Lempira Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 30.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
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

Lempira Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 20,612 19,997 40,609
5-9 20,858 19,982 40,841
10-14 22,980 21,624 44,605
15-19 19,192 18,555 37,748
20-24 14,014 14,393 28,407
25-29 10,571 11,212 21,784
30-34 9,034 9,675 18,710
35-39 8,224 8,493 16,717
40-44 6,371 6,569 12,940
45-49 4,954 5,340 10,295
50-54 4,881 4,813 9,695
55-59 3,706 3,839 7,545
60-64 3,130 3,177 6,307
65-69 2,512 2,553 5,066
70-74 1,767 1,792 3,560
75-79 1,467 1,352 2,820
80-84 827 865 1,692
85 Plus 638 733 1,372
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Lempira Population Density

Population Density: 72.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
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

Lempira Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 400 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
400 6,728 n/a n/a
500 8,409 2.3% 168
600 10,512 2.3% 210
700 13,139 2.3% 262
800 16,424 2.3% 328
900 20,530 2.3% 410
1000 25,663 2.3% 513
1100 32,078 2.3% 641
1200 40,097 2.3% 801
1300 50,122 2.3% 1,002
1400 62,652 2.3% 1,253
1500 78,315 2.3% 1,566
1600 22,376 -11.8% -5,593
1700 6,394 -11.8% -1,598
1800 9,065 3.6% 267
1900 37,816 15.4% 2,875
1910 40,730 7.7% 2,914
1920 43,827 7.6% 3,097
1930 53,510 22.1% 9,683
1940 65,537 22.5% 12,027
1950 80,491 22.8% 14,954
1960 98,172 22% 17,681
1970 114,234 16.4% 16,062
1990 184,841 27.2% 35,303
2000 237,346 28.4% 52,505
2020 334,821 18.8% 48,737
2030 373,298 11.5% 38,477
2040 401,838 7.6% 28,540
2050 419,442 4.4% 17,604
2060 427,814 2% 8,372
2070 428,753 0.2% 939
2080 423,671 -1.2% -5,082
2090 414,156 -2.2% -9,515
2100 401,793 -3% -12,363
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

Lempira CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
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

Lempira Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1979 to 1993)

   Average Precipitation
127.3 mm
5.0 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
11.7 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 (9)
Flood High (9)
Earthquake High (6.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Colón 8,277.8 km² 296,346 35.8 / km²
Comayagua 5,071.9 km² 485,912 95.8 / km²
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La Paz 2,588.8 km² 191,270 73.9 / km²
Ocotepeque 1,636.5 km² 139,632 85.3 / km²
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Valle 1,618.8 km² 165,438 102.2 / km²
Yoro 7,794.7 km² 550,276 70.6 / km²
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