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San José de Copán

Area of San José de Copán 52 km²
Population 6,424
Male Population 3,223 (50.2%)
Female Population 3,201 (49.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +173.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +33.3%
Median Age 22.1 years old
Male Median Age 21.1 years old
Female Median Age 23.1 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time

San José de Copán Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 2,347 3,692 4,819 6,424
Population Density 45.1 / km² 71.0 / km² 92.6 / km² 123.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

San José Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 33.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
San José de Copán +173.7% +74% +33.3%
Copán +168.2% +68.8% +31.1%
Honduras +159.6% +64.6% +29.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

San José de Copán Median Age

Median Age: 22.1 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
San José de Copán 22.1 years 21.1 years 23.1 years
Copán 20 years 19.2 years 20.7 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

San José de Copán Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 335 323 658
5-9 388 356 745
10-14 434 390 825
15-19 397 357 754
20-24 265 281 546
25-29 220 244 465
30-34 219 214 433
35-39 172 189 361
40-44 140 180 320
45-49 135 119 255
50-54 108 126 234
55-59 92 108 201
60-64 91 94 185
65-69 75 62 138
70-74 51 56 108
75-79 42 46 88
80-84 27 26 53
85 Plus 33 30 64
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

San José de Copán Population Density

Population Density: 123.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
San José de Copán 6,424 52 km² 123.5 / km²
Copán 364,725 3,245 km² 112.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

San José de Copán Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1760 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 151 n/a n/a
1900 612 15% 46
1910 655 7% 43
1920 803 22.6% 148
1930 1,023 27.4% 220
1940 1,261 23.3% 238
1950 1,579 25.2% 318
1960 2,052 30% 473
1970 2,161 5.3% 109
1990 3,692 30.7% 765
2000 4,819 30.5% 1,127
2020 6,958 20.2% 1,069
2030 7,820 12.4% 862
2040 8,471 8.3% 651
2050 8,887 4.9% 416
2060 9,101 2.4% 214
2070 9,150 0.5% 49
2080 9,064 -0.9% -86
2090 8,877 -2.1% -187
2100 8,624 -2.9% -253
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 José de Copán CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
San José de Copán 8,206 t 1.28 t 157.7 t/km²
Copán 466,738 t 1.28 t 143.8 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 (8)
Earthquake High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Copán

Place Area Population Population Density
Cabanas 128 km² 13,671 106.8 / km²
Concepcion 73 km² 7,378 101.0 / km²
Copán Ruinas 361.9 km² 38,951 107.6 / km²
Corquín 138.7 km² 15,806 114.0 / km²
Cucuyagua 136.1 km² 15,722 115.5 / km²
Dolores 47.6 km² 6,140 129.0 / km²
Dulce Nombre 28.4 km² 5,470 192.9 / km²
El Paraiso 259.1 km² 18,930 73.1 / km²
Florida 344.3 km² 27,475 79.8 / km²
La Jigua 112.9 km² 8,308 73.6 / km²
La Union 218.2 km² 15,785 72.3 / km²
Nueva Arcadia 147.6 km² 39,763 269.4 / km²
San Agustín 69.5 km² 5,529 79.6 / km²
San Antonio 118.6 km² 9,020 76.0 / km²
San Jerónimo 70.4 km² 4,906 69.7 / km²
San Juan de Opoa 75.2 km² 9,112 121.2 / km²
San Nicolás 75.1 km² 7,290 97.1 / km²
San Pedro de Copan 60.1 km² 8,398 139.7 / km²
Santa Rita 314 km² 28,774 91.6 / km²
Santa Rosa de Copán 306.2 km² 61,818 201.9 / km²
Trinidad de Copán 74.4 km² 6,964 93.6 / km²
Veracruz 33.7 km² 3,103 91.9 / km²
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