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Valle del Cauca

Area of Valle del Cauca 20,815.5 km²
Population 4.4 million
Male Population 2,166,561 (48.7%)
Female Population 2,281,892 (51.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +78.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +11.4%
Median Age 26.8 years old
Male Median Age 25.6 years old
Female Median Age 28 years old
Timezone Colombia Standard Time

Valle del Cauca Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 2,492,884 3,473,369 3,994,216 4,448,462
Population Density 119.8 / km² 166.9 / km² 191.9 / km² 213.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Valle del Cauca Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 11.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Valle del Cauca +78.4% +28.1% +11.4%
Colombia +94.7% +40.7% +19.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Valle del Cauca Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 203,482 194,456 397,938
5-9 217,703 208,544 426,248
10-14 228,380 217,681 446,061
15-19 217,014 209,469 426,483
20-24 194,811 199,745 394,557
25-29 174,651 184,513 359,165
30-34 157,338 170,336 327,674
35-39 154,993 174,518 329,511
40-44 146,359 167,916 314,275
45-49 121,323 141,599 262,922
50-54 98,716 115,135 213,851
55-59 77,519 89,414 166,933
60-64 60,450 69,094 129,544
65-69 49,640 60,472 110,113
70-74 37,438 46,531 83,970
75-79 26,744 32,469 59,214
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Valle del Cauca Population Density

Population Density: 213.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Valle del Cauca 4.4 million 20,815.5 km² 213.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Valle del Cauca Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1720 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 137,558 n/a n/a
1900 409,468 11.5% 27,191
1910 501,463 22.5% 91,995
1920 637,947 27.2% 136,484
1930 813,638 27.5% 175,691
1940 944,372 16.1% 130,734
1950 1,236,788 31% 292,416
1960 1,651,802 33.6% 415,014
1970 2,204,105 33.4% 552,303
1990 3,473,369 25.5% 634,632
2000 3,994,216 15% 520,847
2020 4,714,375 8.6% 360,079
2030 5,178,582 9.8% 464,207
2040 5,543,225 7% 364,643
2050 5,803,802 4.7% 260,577
2060 5,953,189 2.6% 149,387
2070 6,004,190 0.9% 51,001
2080 5,967,692 -0.6% -36,498
2090 5,850,964 -2% -116,728
2100 5,686,695 -2.8% -164,269
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 del Cauca CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Valle del Cauca 13,188,017 t 2.96 t 633.6 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 del Cauca Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1961 to 2020)

Average Temp
24.1°C
75.3°F
Average High
29.1°C
84.5°F
Average Low
18.9°C
66.0°F
   Record High Temperature
33.0°C
91.4°F
   Record Low Temperature
13.9°C
57.0°F
   Average Precipitation
99.3 mm
3.9 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
12.6 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 (9)
Drought Medium (4)
Flood High (9)
Earthquake High (7.1)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Antioquia 63,066.3 km² 6.2 million 98.7 / km²
Arauca 23,792.3 km² 333,652 14.0 / km²
Atlántico 3,325.1 km² 2.4 million 735.2 / km²
Bolívar 26,681 km² 2.3 million 84.7 / km²
Boyacá 23,174.9 km² 1.2 million 52.5 / km²
Caldas 7,437.1 km² 903,536 121.5 / km²
Caquetá 89,882.8 km² 496,472 5.52 / km²
Casanare 44,280.8 km² 509,433 11.5 / km²
Cauca 30,824.8 km² 1.4 million 45.5 / km²
Cesar 22,447.5 km² 973,170 43.4 / km²
Chocó 47,496.1 km² 507,071 10.7 / km²
Cundinamarca 22,399.5 km² 2.8 million 125.0 / km²
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Guainía 70,609.3 km² 69,511 0.98 / km²
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Huila 18,543.4 km² 1.1 million 61.4 / km²
La Guajira 20,647.5 km² 984,866 47.7 / km²
Magdalena 23,121 km² 1.3 million 54.8 / km²
Meta 85,369.6 km² 933,051 10.9 / km²
Nariño 30,602.6 km² 1.7 million 54.2 / km²
Norte de Santander 21,912.8 km² 1.3 million 58.2 / km²
Putumayo 25,768.8 km² 397,647 15.4 / km²
Quindío 1,922.3 km² 560,352 291.5 / km²
Risaralda 3,949.3 km² 925,312 234.3 / km²
San Andrés y Providencia 48.8 km² 74,816 1,532 / km²
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Santander 30,580.1 km² 2.1 million 69.0 / km²
Sucre 10,640.3 km² 806,839 75.8 / km²
Tolima 24,006.4 km² 1.4 million 58.4 / km²
Vaupés 53,186 km² 60,453 1.14 / km²
Vichada 99,412.3 km² 70,717 0.71 / km²
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