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San Jose, La Union

Area of San Jose, La Union 46.3 km²
Population 2,497
Male Population 1,172 (46.9%)
Female Population 1,325 (53.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -44.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -30.1%
Median Age 23 years old
Male Median Age 21.2 years old
Female Median Age 24.6 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time

San José is a municipality in the La Unión department of El Salvador.

San José, also known as San José La Fuente, is a municipality of the department of La Unión in El Salvador Source: Wikipedia

San Jose, La Union Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 4,496 4,211 3,571 2,497
Population Density 97.1 / km² 90.9 / km² 77.1 / km² 53.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

San Jose Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 30.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
San Jose, La Union -44.5% -40.7% -30.1%
La Unión -7.6% -15.3% -14.1%
El Salvador +48.4% +17% +5.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

San Jose, La Union Median Age

Median Age: 23 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
San Jose, La Union 23 years 21.2 years 24.6 years
La Unión 21.3 years 19.2 years 23.1 years
El Salvador 23.3 years 21.5 years 24.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

San Jose, La Union Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 137 143 280
5-9 155 124 279
10-14 160 159 320
15-19 115 137 253
20-24 81 109 191
25-29 68 89 158
30-34 56 80 136
35-39 47 70 118
40-44 44 67 111
45-49 52 60 112
50-54 51 63 114
55-59 46 51 98
60-64 39 45 85
65-69 35 35 71
70-74 27 34 61
75-79 20 27 48
80-84 24 15 39
85 Plus 15 18 33
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

San Jose, La Union Population Density

Population Density: 53.9 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
San Jose, La Union 2,497 46.3 km² 53.9 / km²
La Unión 224,170 1,984.5 km² 113.0 / 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

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 Jose, La Union CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
San Jose, La Union 3,875 t 1.55 t 83.7 t/km²
La Unión 345,365 t 1.54 t 174 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 (7)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in La Unión

Place Area Population Population Density
Anamorós 130.1 km² 13,777 105.9 / km²
Concepcion de Oriente 70.9 km² 9,471 133.6 / km²
Conchagua 219.5 km² 43,849 199.7 / km²
El Carmen 109.8 km² 10,220 93.1 / km²
El Sauce 108.6 km² 5,467 50.4 / km²
Intipucá 93.8 km² 7,321 78.1 / km²
La Unión 121.7 km² 25,061 206.0 / km²
Lislique 94.4 km² 12,826 135.9 / km²
Meanguera del Golfo 25.4 km² 1,774 69.8 / km²
Nueva Esparta 96.2 km² 7,929 82.4 / km²
Nueva Guadalupe 54.8 km² 3,851 70.3 / km²
Pasaquina 244.9 km² 13,075 53.4 / km²
Poloros 109.7 km² 9,746 88.9 / km²
San Alejo 242.8 km² 14,965 61.6 / km²
Santa Rosa de Lima 118.9 km² 28,784 242.0 / km²
Yayantique 44.2 km² 7,667 173.6 / km²
Yucuaiquin 52.8 km² 5,899 111.8 / km²
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