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San Nicolas, Copán

Area of San Nicolas, Copán 75.1 km²
Population 7,290
Male Population 3,615 (49.6%)
Female Population 3,675 (50.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +154.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +26.1%
Median Age 20.9 years old
Male Median Age 20.1 years old
Female Median Age 21.7 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time
San Nicolás is a municipality in the Honduran department of Copán.. Source: Wikipedia

San Nicolas, Copán Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 2,866 4,547 5,780 7,290
Population Density 38.2 / km² 60.5 / km² 77.0 / km² 97.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

San Nicolás Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 26.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
San Nicolas, Copán +154.4% +60.3% +26.1%
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 Nicolas, Copán Median Age

Median Age: 20.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
San Nicolas, Copán 20.9 years 20.1 years 21.7 years
Copán 20 years 19.2 years 20.7 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

San Nicolas, Copán Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 443 423 866
5-9 410 435 846
10-14 510 463 974
15-19 441 396 838
20-24 336 350 686
25-29 264 292 556
30-34 235 224 460
35-39 166 212 378
40-44 174 164 339
45-49 115 155 271
50-54 125 136 262
55-59 102 105 208
60-64 83 93 177
65-69 79 71 150
70-74 50 59 109
75-79 45 44 90
80-84 19 28 48
85 Plus 18 24 43
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

San Nicolas, Copán Population Density

Population Density: 97.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
San Nicolas, Copán 7,290 75.1 km² 97.1 / 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 Nicolas, Copán Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1830 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 632 n/a n/a
1910 693 9.7% 61
1920 896 29.3% 203
1930 1,182 31.9% 286
1940 1,489 26% 307
1950 1,913 28.5% 424
1960 2,533 32.4% 620
1970 2,509 -0.9% -24
1990 4,547 34.6% 1,019
2000 5,780 27.1% 1,233
2020 7,899 16.9% 1,059
2030 8,907 12.8% 1,008
2040 9,694 8.8% 787
2050 10,227 5.5% 533
2060 10,536 3% 309
2070 10,656 1.1% 120
2080 10,619 -0.3% -37
2090 10,460 -1.5% -159
2100 10,219 -2.3% -241
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 Nicolas, Copán CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
San Nicolas, Copán 9,302 t 1.28 t 123.9 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 (7)
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 José 52 km² 6,424 123.5 / km²
San Juan de Opoa 75.2 km² 9,112 121.2 / 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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