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Sigchos

Area of Sigchos 1,320.2 km²
Population 25,235
Male Population 12,620 (50%)
Female Population 12,615 (50%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +115%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +23.7%
Median Age 20 years old
Male Median Age 19.2 years old
Female Median Age 20.9 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
Sigchos Canton is a canton of Ecuador, located in the Cotopaxi Province. Its capital is the town of Sigchos. Source: Wikipedia

Sigchos Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 11,735 16,816 20,394 25,235
Population Density 8.89 / km² 12.7 / km² 15.4 / km² 19.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sigchos Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 23.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sigchos +115% +50.1% +23.7%
Cotopaxi +114.6% +49.7% +23.7%
Ecuador +131.1% +58.1% +27.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sigchos Median Age

Median Age: 20 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Sigchos 20 years 19.2 years 20.9 years
Cotopaxi 23.6 years 22.6 years 24.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sigchos Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 1,631 1,554 3,186
5-9 1,831 1,757 3,588
10-14 1,712 1,611 3,323
15-19 1,347 1,221 2,569
20-24 861 901 1,763
25-29 700 740 1,440
30-34 574 708 1,283
35-39 560 629 1,190
40-44 542 546 1,089
45-49 551 602 1,154
50-54 438 436 874
55-59 393 418 812
60-64 402 385 788
65-69 382 376 758
70-74 291 284 575
75-79 201 198 400
80-84 113 148 261
85 Plus 91 101 193
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sigchos Population Density

Population Density: 19.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sigchos 25,235 1,320.2 km² 19.1 / km²
Cotopaxi 448,746 6,160.3 km² 72.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sigchos Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 2,435 n/a n/a
100 2,561 0.5% 12
200 2,695 0.5% 13
300 2,835 0.5% 14
400 2,983 0.5% 14
500 3,138 0.5% 15
600 3,302 0.5% 16
700 3,474 0.5% 17
800 3,654 0.5% 18
900 4,263 1.6% 60
1000 4,872 1.3% 60
1100 5,360 1% 48
1200 5,847 0.9% 48
1300 6,334 0.8% 48
1400 6,821 0.7% 48
1500 7,308 0.7% 48
1600 6,090 -1.8% -121
1700 6,082 0% 0
1800 3,927 -4.3% -215
1900 6,636 5.4% 270
1910 7,265 9.5% 629
1920 7,620 4.9% 355
1930 7,837 2.8% 217
1940 11,094 41.6% 3,257
1950 10,248 -7.6% -846
1960 10,388 1.4% 140
1970 11,305 8.8% 917
1990 16,816 22% 2,755
2000 20,394 21.3% 3,578
2020 26,019 13% 2,812
2030 26,862 3.2% 843
2040 26,958 0.4% 96
2050 26,378 -2.2% -580
2060 25,270 -4.2% -1,108
2070 23,880 -5.5% -1,390
2080 22,359 -6.4% -1,521
2090 20,745 -7.2% -1,614
2100 19,156 -7.7% -1,589
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

Sigchos CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sigchos 63,829 t 2.53 t 48.3 t/km²
Cotopaxi 1,146,207 t 2.55 t 186.1 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

Sigchos Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1964 to 1992)

   Average Precipitation
255.0 mm
10.0 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
18.5 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 (10)
Drought High (8)
Flood High (9)
Volcano High (8)
Earthquake High (9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Cotopaxi

Place Area Population Population Density
La Maná 698.1 km² 46,437 66.5 / km²
Latacunga 1,436.9 km² 185,375 129.0 / km²
Pangua 717 km² 22,325 31.1 / km²
Pujilí 1,296.8 km² 75,376 58.1 / km²
Salcedo 483.1 km² 63,662 131.8 / km²
Saquisilí 208.3 km² 30,340 145.7 / km²
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