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Santa Cruz

Area of Santa Cruz 363,921 km²
Population 2.9 million
Male Population 1,463,504 (50.6%)
Female Population 1,426,548 (49.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +193.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +42.1%
Median Age 22.9 years old
Male Median Age 22.9 years old
Female Median Age 23 years old
Timezone Bolivia Time
Santa Cruz, with an area of 370,621 km2, is the largest of the nine constituent departments of Bolivia occupying about one-third of the territory of the country. Source: Wikipedia

Santa Cruz Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 984,990 1,544,926 2,034,180 2,890,055
Population Density 2.71 / km² 4.25 / km² 5.59 / km² 7.94 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Santa Cruz Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 42.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Santa Cruz +193.4% +87.1% +42.1%
Bolivia +113.9% +56.1% +28.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Santa Cruz Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 166,641 159,650 326,291
5-9 149,098 142,754 291,853
10-14 159,913 153,245 313,158
15-19 166,727 165,482 332,209
20-24 153,523 151,456 304,979
25-29 126,732 125,243 251,976
30-34 113,715 112,094 225,809
35-39 94,560 92,485 187,045
40-44 79,864 75,381 155,246
45-49 65,130 62,263 127,394
50-54 54,680 51,772 106,453
55-59 42,114 39,753 81,867
60-64 32,828 32,542 65,371
65-69 22,745 22,227 44,973
70-74 15,838 16,329 32,167
75-79 9,026 10,199 19,225
80-84 5,988 7,612 13,601
85 Plus 4,384 6,060 10,445
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Santa Cruz Population Density

Population Density: 7.94 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Santa Cruz 2.9 million 363,921 km² 7.94 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Santa Cruz Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 400 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
400 59,453 n/a n/a
500 63,369 0.6% 391
600 67,543 0.6% 417
700 71,992 0.6% 444
800 76,734 0.6% 474
900 84,303 0.9% 756
1000 91,871 0.9% 756
1100 101,051 1% 918
1200 110,231 0.9% 918
1300 119,411 0.8% 918
1400 128,591 0.7% 918
1500 137,941 0.7% 935
1600 121,062 -1.3% -1,687
1700 121,055 0% 0
1800 142,634 1.7% 2,157
1900 332,909 8.8% 19,027
1910 383,098 15.1% 50,189
1920 460,294 20.2% 77,196
1930 558,788 21.4% 98,494
1940 648,854 16.1% 90,066
1950 409,820 -36.8% -239,034
1960 494,211 20.6% 84,391
1970 635,767 28.6% 141,556
1990 1,544,926 55.9% 454,579
2000 2,034,180 31.7% 489,254
2020 3,110,922 23.7% 538,371
2030 3,516,361 13% 405,439
2040 3,842,789 9.3% 326,428
2050 4,084,724 6.3% 241,935
2060 4,230,094 3.6% 145,370
2070 4,310,097 1.9% 80,003
2080 4,331,575 0.5% 21,478
2090 4,314,460 -0.4% -17,115
2100 4,277,839 -0.8% -36,621
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

Santa Cruz CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Santa Cruz 4,736,002 t 1.64 t 13 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

Santa Cruz Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1958 to 2020)

Average Temp
23.1°C
73.5°F
Average High
28.0°C
82.3°F
Average Low
17.0°C
62.7°F
   Record High Temperature
39.6°C
103.3°F
   Record Low Temperature
4.2°C
39.6°F
   Average Precipitation
104.9 mm
4.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
9.6 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 (7)
Drought Low (1.6)
Flood High (8)
Earthquake Medium (2.7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Bolivia

Place Area Population Population Density
Chuquisaca 51,007 km² 600,303 11.8 / km²
Cochabamba 57,549.2 km² 1.9 million 32.6 / km²
El Beni 208,808.4 km² 443,556 2.12 / km²
La Paz 131,324.5 km² 2.9 million 21.8 / km²
Oruro 51,979.5 km² 529,764 10.2 / km²
Pando 63,798.2 km² 138,619 2.17 / km²
Potosí 119,025.1 km² 867,643 7.29 / km²
Tarija 37,120.4 km² 569,038 15.3 / km²
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