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Valle

Area of Valle 1,618.8 km²
Population 165,438
Male Population 80,689 (48.8%)
Female Population 84,749 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +86.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +13.6%
Median Age 21.2 years old
Male Median Age 20 years old
Female Median Age 22.3 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time

Valle is one of the 18 departments into which Honduras is divided.

The departmental capital is Nacaome. The department faces the Gulf of Fonseca and contains mangrove swamps; inland, it is very hot and dry. Source: Wikipedia

Valle Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 88,818 124,299 145,686 165,438
Population Density 54.9 / km² 76.8 / km² 90.0 / km² 102.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Valle Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 13.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Valle +86.3% +33.1% +13.6%
Honduras +159.6% +64.6% +29.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Valle Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 9,452 9,057 18,509
5-9 9,749 9,445 19,194
10-14 10,780 10,153 20,933
15-19 10,382 9,896 20,278
20-24 8,013 8,427 16,440
25-29 5,445 6,337 11,783
30-34 4,486 5,245 9,731
35-39 3,780 4,633 8,414
40-44 3,475 4,098 7,573
45-49 3,015 3,557 6,572
50-54 2,928 3,268 6,196
55-59 2,194 2,535 4,729
60-64 2,024 2,361 4,385
65-69 1,554 1,792 3,347
70-74 1,288 1,491 2,780
75-79 1,011 1,048 2,060
80-84 613 751 1,365
85 Plus 499 656 1,156
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Valle Population Density

Population Density: 102.2 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Valle 165,438 1,618.8 km² 102.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Valle Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 300 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
300 3,631 n/a n/a
400 4,539 2.3% 90
500 5,674 2.3% 113
600 7,092 2.3% 141
700 8,865 2.3% 177
800 11,081 2.3% 221
900 13,851 2.3% 277
1000 17,314 2.3% 346
1100 21,643 2.3% 432
1200 27,053 2.3% 541
1300 33,816 2.3% 676
1400 42,270 2.3% 845
1500 52,838 2.3% 1,056
1600 15,097 -11.8% -3,774
1700 4,314 -11.8% -1,078
1800 6,083 3.5% 176
1900 24,845 15.1% 1,876
1910 26,672 7.4% 1,827
1920 25,841 -3.1% -831
1930 35,032 35.6% 9,191
1940 47,041 34.3% 12,009
1950 60,875 29.4% 13,834
1960 74,899 23% 14,024
1970 89,180 19.1% 14,281
1990 124,299 18.1% 17,559
2000 145,686 17.2% 21,387
2020 178,371 10.7% 16,342
2030 199,700 12% 21,329
2040 216,252 8.3% 16,552
2050 227,315 5.1% 11,063
2060 233,580 2.8% 6,265
2070 235,861 1% 2,281
2080 234,802 -0.4% -1,059
2090 231,184 -1.5% -3,618
2100 225,830 -2.3% -5,354
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

Valle CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Valle 220,097 t 1.33 t 136 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

Valle Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1979 to 1993)

   Average Precipitation
212.0 mm
8.3 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
11.9 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 (8)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Place Area Population Population Density
Atlántida 4,379.2 km² 420,819 96.1 / km²
Bay Islands 231.5 km² 55,524 239.8 / km²
Choluteca 4,389.7 km² 412,511 94.0 / km²
Colón 8,277.8 km² 296,346 35.8 / km²
Comayagua 5,071.9 km² 485,912 95.8 / km²
Copán 3,245 km² 364,725 112.4 / km²
Cortés 4,002.6 km² 1.5 million 379.8 / km²
El Paraíso 7,363.4 km² 429,792 58.4 / km²
Francisco Morazán 8,594.1 km² 1.5 million 170.9 / km²
Gracias a Dios 17,055.7 km² 82,474 4.84 / km²
Intibucá 3,128.1 km² 222,210 71.0 / km²
La Paz 2,588.8 km² 191,270 73.9 / km²
Lempira 4,286.2 km² 310,704 72.5 / km²
Ocotepeque 1,636.5 km² 139,632 85.3 / km²
Olancho 24,044.9 km² 504,437 21.0 / km²
Santa Bárbara 5,016.8 km² 407,712 81.3 / km²
Yoro 7,794.7 km² 550,276 70.6 / km²
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