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Quindio

Area of Quindio 1,922.3 km²
Population 560,352
Male Population 275,210 (49.1%)
Female Population 285,143 (50.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +70.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +8.5%
Median Age 28 years old
Male Median Age 27.1 years old
Female Median Age 28.9 years old
Timezone Colombia Standard Time
Quindío is a department of Colombia. It is in the western central region of the country, crossed by the Andes mountains. Source: Wikipedia

Quindio Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 329,063 454,502 516,652 560,352
Population Density 171.2 / km² 236.4 / km² 268.8 / km² 291.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Quindío Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 8.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Quindio +70.3% +23.3% +8.5%
Colombia +94.7% +40.7% +19.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Quindio Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 25,362 24,261 49,624
5-9 27,142 26,121 53,264
10-14 28,872 27,999 56,871
15-19 25,779 25,002 50,782
20-24 21,871 22,834 44,706
25-29 20,068 21,065 41,134
30-34 18,660 19,643 38,303
35-39 19,692 21,603 41,296
40-44 19,344 21,136 40,481
45-49 17,024 18,589 35,613
50-54 14,448 15,743 30,191
55-59 11,482 12,429 23,911
60-64 8,874 9,744 18,618
65-69 7,297 8,005 15,302
70-74 5,447 6,298 11,745
75-79 3,850 4,670 8,520
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Quindio Population Density

Population Density: 291.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Quindio 560,352 1,922.3 km² 291.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Quindio Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1720 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 18,490 n/a n/a
1900 55,407 11.6% 3,691
1910 67,716 22.2% 12,309
1920 85,933 26.9% 18,217
1930 109,281 27.2% 23,348
1940 126,425 15.7% 17,144
1950 164,973 30.5% 38,548
1960 219,473 33% 54,500
1970 291,647 32.9% 72,174
1990 454,502 24.8% 81,427
2000 516,652 13.7% 62,150
2020 600,348 7.8% 41,848
2030 671,690 11.9% 71,342
2040 729,283 8.6% 57,593
2050 771,912 5.8% 42,629
2060 798,159 3.4% 26,247
2070 809,617 1.4% 11,458
2080 807,714 -0.2% -1,903
2090 794,290 -1.7% -13,424
2100 773,952 -2.6% -20,338
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

Quindio CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Quindio 1,601,494 t 2.86 t 833.1 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

Quindío Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1967 to 2020)

Average Low
16.8°C
62.2°F
   Record Low Temperature
10.0°C
50.0°F
   Average Precipitation
206.4 mm
8.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
18.5 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)
Drought Medium (4)
Flood High (9)
Volcano Medium (6)
Earthquake High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Colombia

Place Area Population Population Density
Amazonas 108,848.2 km² 92,784 0.85 / km²
Antioquia 63,066.3 km² 6.2 million 98.7 / km²
Arauca 23,792.3 km² 333,652 14.0 / km²
Atlántico 3,325.1 km² 2.4 million 735.2 / km²
Bolívar 26,681 km² 2.3 million 84.7 / km²
Boyacá 23,174.9 km² 1.2 million 52.5 / km²
Caldas 7,437.1 km² 903,536 121.5 / km²
Caquetá 89,882.8 km² 496,472 5.52 / km²
Casanare 44,280.8 km² 509,433 11.5 / km²
Cauca 30,824.8 km² 1.4 million 45.5 / km²
Cesar 22,447.5 km² 973,170 43.4 / km²
Chocó 47,496.1 km² 507,071 10.7 / km²
Cundinamarca 22,399.5 km² 2.8 million 125.0 / km²
Córdoba 24,981.2 km² 1.8 million 72.6 / km²
Guainía 70,609.3 km² 69,511 0.98 / km²
Guaviare 55,443.5 km² 129,390 2.33 / km²
Huila 18,543.4 km² 1.1 million 61.4 / km²
La Guajira 20,647.5 km² 984,866 47.7 / km²
Magdalena 23,121 km² 1.3 million 54.8 / km²
Meta 85,369.6 km² 933,051 10.9 / km²
Nariño 30,602.6 km² 1.7 million 54.2 / km²
Norte de Santander 21,912.8 km² 1.3 million 58.2 / km²
Putumayo 25,768.8 km² 397,647 15.4 / km²
Risaralda 3,949.3 km² 925,312 234.3 / km²
San Andrés y Providencia 48.8 km² 74,816 1,532 / km²
Santafe De Bogota D.c. 1,632.1 km² 7.9 million 4,817 / km²
Santander 30,580.1 km² 2.1 million 69.0 / km²
Sucre 10,640.3 km² 806,839 75.8 / km²
Tolima 24,006.4 km² 1.4 million 58.4 / km²
Valle del Cauca 20,815.5 km² 4.4 million 213.7 / km²
Vaupés 53,186 km² 60,453 1.14 / km²
Vichada 99,412.3 km² 70,717 0.71 / km²
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