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Morazán

Area of Morazán 1,315.3 km²
Population 183,834
Male Population 86,997 (47.3%)
Female Population 96,837 (52.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +42.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +0.4%
Median Age 20.6 years old
Male Median Age 18.9 years old
Female Median Age 22.1 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time
Morazán is a department of El Salvador. Located in the northeast part of the country, its capital is San Francisco Gotera. Source: Wikipedia

Morazán Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 129,089 166,267 183,071 183,834
Population Density 98.1 / km² 126.4 / km² 139.2 / km² 139.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Morazán Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 0.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Morazán +42.4% +10.6% +0.4%
El Salvador +48.4% +17% +5.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Morazán Median Age

Median Age: 20.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Morazán 20.6 years 18.9 years 22.1 years
El Salvador 23.3 years 21.5 years 24.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Morazán Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 10,391 10,307 20,698
5-9 12,501 12,372 24,874
10-14 12,673 12,290 24,963
15-19 10,208 10,173 20,381
20-24 6,657 7,971 14,629
25-29 5,610 7,140 12,750
30-34 4,579 6,147 10,727
35-39 3,839 5,204 9,043
40-44 3,149 4,305 7,454
45-49 2,884 4,095 6,979
50-54 2,797 3,587 6,385
55-59 2,775 3,304 6,079
60-64 2,371 2,778 5,149
65-69 2,059 2,357 4,416
70-74 1,694 1,850 3,545
75-79 1,373 1,384 2,758
80-84 798 888 1,687
85 Plus 640 686 1,326
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Morazán Population Density

Population Density: 139.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Morazán 183,834 1,315.3 km² 139.8 / km²
El Salvador 6.1 million 20,764 km² 294.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Morazán Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1500 to 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1500 3,719 n/a n/a
1600 4,058 0.9% 33
1700 4,426 0.9% 36
1800 5,303 1.8% 87
1900 18,473 13.3% 1,317
1910 29,926 62% 11,453
1920 52,081 74% 22,155
1930 55,419 6.4% 3,338
1940 72,969 31.7% 17,550
1950 82,837 13.5% 9,868
1960 96,003 15.9% 13,166
1970 121,331 26.4% 25,328
1990 166,267 17.1% 22,468
2000 183,071 10.1% 16,804
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

Morazán CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Morazán 279,198 t 1.52 t 212.3 t/km²
El Salvador 10,087,600 t 1.65 t 485.8 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 (10)
Earthquake High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in El Salvador

Place Area Population Population Density
Ahuachapán 1,187.9 km² 347,787 292.8 / km²
Cabañas 1,087.3 km² 152,671 140.4 / km²
Chalatenango 2,036.5 km² 215,494 105.8 / km²
Cuscatlán 684.3 km² 260,283 380.4 / km²
La Libertad 1,655.5 km² 756,584 457.0 / km²
La Paz 1,272 km² 341,183 268.2 / km²
La Unión 1,984.5 km² 224,170 113.0 / km²
San Miguel 2,104.4 km² 448,917 213.3 / km²
San Salvador 860 km² 1.6 million 1,912 / km²
San Vicente 1,226.1 km² 169,612 138.3 / km²
Santa Ana 2,034.1 km² 551,789 271.3 / km²
Sonsonate 1,219.9 km² 479,917 393.4 / km²
Usulután 2,096.1 km² 355,720 169.7 / km²
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