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Santiago Atitlán

Area of Santiago Atitlán 167.7 km²
Population 49,921
Male Population 24,658 (49.4%)
Female Population 25,263 (50.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +213.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +45.6%
Median Age 18.7 years old
Male Median Age 17.8 years old
Female Median Age 19.5 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time

Santiago Atitlán Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 15,916 25,655 34,292 49,921
Population Density 94.9 / km² 153.0 / km² 204.5 / km² 297.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Santiago Atitlán Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 45.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Santiago Atitlán +213.7% +94.6% +45.6%
Sololá +223.9% +104.2% +51.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Santiago Atitlán Median Age

Median Age: 18.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Santiago Atitlán 18.7 years 17.8 years 19.5 years
Sololá 18.7 years 17.8 years 19.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Santiago Atitlán Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 3,914 3,675 7,589
5-9 3,608 3,417 7,025
10-14 3,215 3,085 6,301
15-19 2,818 2,753 5,571
20-24 2,294 2,336 4,631
25-29 1,909 2,044 3,953
30-34 1,484 1,711 3,196
35-39 1,146 1,393 2,539
40-44 917 1,114 2,031
45-49 764 900 1,664
50-54 648 730 1,379
55-59 588 637 1,226
60-64 494 529 1,024
65-69 359 392 751
70-74 285 311 596
75-79 216 236 452
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Santiago Atitlán Population Density

Population Density: 297.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Santiago Atitlán 49,921 167.7 km² 297.7 / km²
Sololá 497,113 1,167 km² 426.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Santiago Atitlán Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1000 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1000 1,269 n/a n/a
1100 1,354 0.7% 8
1200 1,439 0.6% 8
1300 1,523 0.6% 8
1400 1,608 0.5% 8
1500 1,692 0.5% 8
1600 1,269 -2.8% -42
1700 1,480 1.6% 21
1800 1,561 0.5% 8
1900 3,838 9.4% 227
1910 4,308 12.2% 470
1920 4,834 12.2% 526
1930 5,426 12.2% 592
1940 6,821 25.7% 1,395
1950 9,868 44.7% 3,047
1960 11,740 19% 1,872
1970 13,977 19.1% 2,237
1990 25,655 35.5% 5,839
2000 34,292 33.7% 8,637
2020 51,801 22.9% 8,754
2030 55,078 6.3% 3,277
2040 57,729 4.8% 2,651
2050 59,113 2.4% 1,384
2060 59,383 0.5% 270
2070 59,044 -0.6% -339
2080 58,110 -1.6% -934
2090 56,628 -2.6% -1,482
2100 54,752 -3.3% -1,876
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

Santiago Atitlán CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Santiago Atitlán 48,613 t 0.97 t 289.9 t/km²
Sololá 503,622 t 1.01 t 431.5 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (10)
Drought High (10)
Flood High (10)
Volcano Medium (4)
Earthquake High (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Sololá

Place Area Population Population Density
Borsora 38.5 km² 11,873 308.3 / km²
Concepción 15 km² 6,725 449.4 / km²
Nahualá 186.2 km² 68,759 369.3 / km²
Panajachel 11.6 km² 19,860 1,709 / km²
San Andrés Semetabaj 53 km² 16,383 309.3 / km²
San Antonio Palopó 34.9 km² 12,806 367.2 / km²
San José Chacayá 15.7 km² 4,906 311.5 / km²
San Lucas Tolimán 76 km² 32,822 431.6 / km²
San Marcos la Laguna 12.4 km² 7,353 594.3 / km²
San Pablo la Laguna 6.7 km² 5,709 854.1 / km²
San Pedro La Laguna 74.4 km² 12,033 161.7 / km²
Santa Catarina Ixtahuacan 189.8 km² 54,261 285.9 / km²
Santa Catarina Palopó 10 km² 5,335 534.2 / km²
Santa Clara La Laguna 14.4 km² 11,698 814.4 / km²
Santa Cruz La Laguna 29.3 km² 8,409 287.5 / km²
Santa Lucía Utatlán 51.1 km² 26,745 523.7 / km²
Santa María Visitación 20.8 km² 1,863 89.8 / km²
Sololá 159.8 km² 139,661 874.1 / km²
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