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Mercedes, Ocotepeque

Area of Mercedes, Ocotepeque 94.7 km²
Population 4,393
Male Population 2,180 (49.6%)
Female Population 2,213 (50.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +64.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +21.5%
Median Age 20 years old
Male Median Age 19.3 years old
Female Median Age 20.6 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time

Mercedes, Ocotepeque Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 2,672 3,720 3,617 4,393
Population Density 28.2 / km² 39.3 / km² 38.2 / km² 46.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Mercedes Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 21.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Mercedes, Ocotepeque +64.4% +18.1% +21.5%
Ocotepeque +219.7% +87.5% +40.9%
Honduras +159.6% +64.6% +29.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Mercedes, Ocotepeque Median Age

Median Age: 20 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Mercedes, Ocotepeque 20 years 19.3 years 20.6 years
Ocotepeque 20.9 years 20.2 years 21.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Mercedes, Ocotepeque Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 243 244 488
5-9 263 251 514
10-14 335 310 645
15-19 292 273 566
20-24 200 226 426
25-29 134 161 296
30-34 134 156 290
35-39 129 130 259
40-44 99 102 202
45-49 72 85 158
50-54 71 77 149
55-59 52 61 113
60-64 48 42 90
65-69 42 38 80
70-74 23 18 41
75-79 23 18 41
80-84 15 11 27
85 Plus 6 11 17
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Mercedes, Ocotepeque Population Density

Population Density: 46.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Mercedes, Ocotepeque 4,393 94.7 km² 46.4 / km²
Ocotepeque 139,632 1,636.5 km² 85.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Mercedes, Ocotepeque Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 88 n/a n/a
100 109 2.2% 2
200 134 2.1% 2
300 166 2.2% 3
400 205 2.1% 3
500 255 2.2% 5
600 316 2.2% 6
700 393 2.2% 7
800 488 2.2% 9
900 607 2.2% 11
1000 756 2.2% 14
1100 941 2.2% 18
1200 1,173 2.2% 23
1300 1,462 2.2% 28
1400 1,823 2.2% 36
1500 2,274 2.2% 45
1600 676 -11.4% -159
1700 222 -10.5% -45
1800 289 2.7% 6
1900 1,053 13.8% 76
1910 1,181 12.2% 128
1920 1,394 18% 213
1930 1,599 14.7% 205
1940 1,954 22.2% 355
1950 2,145 9.8% 191
1960 2,451 14.3% 306
1970 2,514 2.6% 63
1990 3,720 21.6% 603
2000 3,617 -2.8% -103
2020 4,650 13.4% 516
2030 5,026 8.1% 376
2040 5,278 5% 252
2050 5,402 2.3% 124
2060 5,421 0.4% 19
2070 5,367 -1% -54
2080 5,255 -2.1% -112
2090 5,101 -2.9% -154
2100 4,925 -3.5% -176
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

Mercedes, Ocotepeque CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Mercedes, Ocotepeque 5,976 t 1.36 t 63.1 t/km²
Ocotepeque 182,575 t 1.31 t 111.6 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (8)
Flood High (9)
Earthquake High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Ocotepeque

Place Area Population Population Density
Antigua Ocotepeque 176.2 km² 25,631 145.5 / km²
Belén Gualcho 156.4 km² 14,858 95.0 / km²
Concepcion 117.1 km² 5,042 43.1 / km²
Dolores 41.3 km² 3,788 91.6 / km²
Fraternidad 92.5 km² 5,235 56.6 / km²
La Encarnación 36.7 km² 4,714 128.6 / km²
La Labor 103 km² 9,470 91.9 / km²
Lucerna polska 118.6 km² 5,705 48.1 / km²
San Fernando 52.9 km² 6,813 128.8 / km²
San Francisco del Valle 106.7 km² 9,689 90.8 / km²
San Jorge 59.4 km² 4,817 81.0 / km²
San Marcos 169.2 km² 19,213 113.5 / km²
Santa Fe 68.3 km² 4,648 68.1 / km²
Sensenti 119.1 km² 11,431 96.0 / km²
Sinuapa 124.3 km² 4,190 33.7 / km²
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