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Puerto Lempira

Area of Puerto Lempira 11,831.7 km²
Population 65,458
Male Population 31,718 (48.5%)
Female Population 33,740 (51.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +255.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +48.7%
Median Age 18.7 years old
Male Median Age 18.5 years old
Female Median Age 18.8 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time

Puerto Lempira Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 18,425 32,395 44,027 65,458
Population Density 1.56 / km² 2.74 / km² 3.72 / km² 5.53 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Puerto Lempira Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 48.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Puerto Lempira +255.3% +102.1% +48.7%
Gracias a Dios +195.8% +80.8% +39.5%
Honduras +159.6% +64.6% +29.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Puerto Lempira Median Age

Median Age: 18.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Puerto Lempira 18.7 years 18.5 years 18.8 years
Gracias a Dios 18.6 years 18.3 years 18.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Puerto Lempira Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 4,251 4,476 8,728
5-9 4,275 4,270 8,545
10-14 4,513 4,804 9,317
15-19 4,070 4,411 8,481
20-24 3,411 3,941 7,352
25-29 2,368 2,701 5,070
30-34 1,804 1,994 3,799
35-39 1,558 1,749 3,307
40-44 1,263 1,299 2,562
45-49 1,085 1,115 2,201
50-54 860 919 1,780
55-59 574 554 1,128
60-64 728 587 1,315
65-69 300 271 572
70-74 260 264 525
75-79 170 152 323
80-84 147 133 280
85 Plus 82 99 182
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Puerto Lempira Population Density

Population Density: 5.53 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Puerto Lempira 65,458 11,831.7 km² 5.53 / km²
Gracias a Dios 82,474 17,055.7 km² 4.84 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Puerto Lempira Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1790 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 1,397 n/a n/a
1900 5,987 15.7% 459
1910 6,485 8.3% 498
1920 6,531 0.7% 46
1930 6,590 0.9% 59
1940 6,664 1.1% 74
1950 7,287 9.3% 623
1960 7,366 1.1% 79
1970 18,350 149.1% 10,984
1990 32,395 32.9% 7,022
2000 44,027 35.9% 11,632
2020 70,698 26.7% 13,335
2030 79,117 11.9% 8,419
2040 85,486 8.1% 6,369
2050 89,441 4.6% 3,955
2060 91,474 2.3% 2,033
2070 91,810 0.4% 336
2080 90,829 -1.1% -981
2090 88,825 -2.2% -2,004
2100 86,294 -2.8% -2,531
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

Puerto Lempira CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Puerto Lempira 70,499 t 1.08 t 5.96 t/km²
Gracias a Dios 91,192 t 1.11 t 5.35 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

Puerto Lempira Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1974 to 2020)

Average Temp
27.6°C
81.6°F
Average High
31.7°C
89.1°F
Average Low
23.1°C
73.6°F
   Record High Temperature
35.4°C
95.7°F
   Record Low Temperature
17.0°C
62.6°F
   Average Precipitation
216.9 mm
8.5 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
13.6 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 Medium (6)
Cyclone High (7)
Drought Medium (5.1)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (3.8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Gracias a Dios

Place Area Population Population Density
Brus Laguna 5,224 km² 17,016 3.26 / km²
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