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San Cristóbal, Galápagos

Area of San Cristóbal, Galápagos 829.4 km²
Population 6,895
Male Population 3,693 (53.6%)
Female Population 3,202 (46.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +303.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +56.7%
Median Age 27.5 years old
Male Median Age 27.3 years old
Female Median Age 27.7 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
San Cristóbal Canton is a canton of Ecuador in the Galápagos Islands archipelago and one of the oldest in this insular geological formation. Source: Wikipedia

San Cristóbal, Galápagos Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 1,709 3,097 4,400 6,895
Population Density 2.06 / km² 3.73 / km² 5.31 / km² 8.31 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

San Cristóbal Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 56.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
San Cristóbal, Galápagos +303.5% +122.6% +56.7%
Galápagos +303.2% +122.5% +56.6%
Ecuador +131.1% +58.1% +27.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

San Cristóbal, Galápagos Median Age

Median Age: 27.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
San Cristóbal, Galápagos 27.5 years 27.3 years 27.7 years
Galápagos 28 years 28.1 years 27.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

San Cristóbal, Galápagos Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 292 289 581
5-9 333 314 647
10-14 360 313 673
15-19 398 252 650
20-24 293 254 548
25-29 366 330 697
30-34 275 283 558
35-39 283 267 551
40-44 280 234 515
45-49 219 190 409
50-54 182 152 335
55-59 132 109 241
60-64 118 95 214
65-69 83 47 130
70-74 30 33 64
75-79 23 17 41
80-84 15 10 25
85 Plus 11 13 25
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

San Cristóbal, Galápagos Population Density

Population Density: 8.31 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
San Cristóbal, Galápagos 6,895 829.4 km² 8.31 / km²
Galápagos 27,735 7,989.5 km² 3.47 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

San Cristóbal, Galápagos Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1830 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 372 n/a n/a
1910 430 15.6% 58
1920 476 10.7% 46
1930 516 8.4% 40
1940 772 49.6% 256
1950 484 -37.3% -288
1960 829 71.3% 345
1970 1,321 59.3% 492
1990 3,097 53.1% 888
2000 4,400 42.1% 1,303
2020 6,998 26.1% 1,299
2030 6,992 -0.1% -6
2040 6,795 -2.8% -197
2050 6,447 -5.1% -348
2060 5,966 -7.5% -481
2070 5,472 -8.3% -494
2080 4,966 -9.2% -506
2090 4,450 -10.4% -516
2100 3,978 -10.6% -472
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

San Cristóbal, Galápagos CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
San Cristóbal, Galápagos 29,335 t 4.25 t 35.4 t/km²
Galápagos 91,674 t 3.31 t 11.5 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

San Cristóbal Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (2012 to 2019)

Average High
29.8°C
85.7°F
   Record High Temperature
32.1°C
89.8°F
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
Earthquake Medium (3.7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in San Cristóbal, Galápagos

Other places in Galápagos

Place Area Population Population Density
Isabela 5,352.7 km² 2,635 0.49 / km²
Santa Cruz 1,807.4 km² 18,206 10.1 / km²
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