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Vaupés

Area of Vaupés 53,186 km²
Population 60,453
Male Population 31,037 (51.3%)
Female Population 29,416 (48.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +987.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +115.4%
Median Age 18.1 years old
Male Median Age 18 years old
Female Median Age 18.2 years old
Timezone Colombia Standard Time
Vaupés is a department of Colombia in the jungle covered Amazonas Region. It is located in the southeast part of the country, bordering Brazil to the east, the department of Amazonas to the south, Caquetá to the west, and Guaviare, and Guainía to the north; covering a total area of 54,135 km². Source: Wikipedia

Vaupés Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 5,557 15,525 28,059 60,453
Population Density 0.1 / km² 0.29 / km² 0.53 / km² 1.14 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Vaupés Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 115.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Vaupés +987.9% +289.4% +115.4%
Colombia +94.7% +40.7% +19.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Vaupés Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 4,752 4,513 9,265
5-9 4,424 4,192 8,616
10-14 4,093 3,799 7,892
15-19 3,739 3,458 7,198
20-24 2,381 2,177 4,558
25-29 1,917 1,795 3,713
30-34 1,808 1,772 3,580
35-39 1,725 1,696 3,421
40-44 1,580 1,495 3,076
45-49 1,303 1,229 2,532
50-54 1,012 885 1,897
55-59 737 697 1,435
60-64 571 598 1,170
65-69 497 518 1,016
70-74 351 389 740
75-79 147 202 350
80-84 0 0 1
85 Plus 0 0 1
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Vaupés Population Density

Population Density: 1.14 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Vaupés 60,453 53,186 km² 1.14 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Vaupés Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1920 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1920 1,439 n/a n/a
1930 1,830 27.2% 391
1940 2,116 15.6% 286
1950 2,764 30.6% 648
1960 3,687 33.4% 923
1970 4,912 33.2% 1,225
1990 15,525 77.8% 5,306
2000 28,059 80.7% 12,534
2020 63,963 51% 17,952
2030 70,376 10% 6,413
2040 75,744 7.6% 5,368
2050 79,116 4.5% 3,372
2060 79,714 0.8% 598
2070 79,177 -0.7% -537
2080 78,451 -0.9% -726
2090 75,496 -3.8% -2,955
2100 73,494 -2.7% -2,002
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

Vaupés CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Vaupés 132,420 t 2.19 t 2.49 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 Medium (6)
Flood High (8)
Earthquake Low (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Vaupés

Other places in Colombia

Place Area Population Population Density
Amazonas 108,848.2 km² 92,784 0.85 / km²
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
Córdoba 24,981.2 km² 1.8 million 72.6 / km²
Guainía 70,609.3 km² 69,511 0.98 / km²
Guaviare 55,443.5 km² 129,390 2.33 / km²
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
Santafe De Bogota D.c. 1,632.1 km² 7.9 million 4,817 / km²
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
Valle del Cauca 20,815.5 km² 4.4 million 213.7 / km²
Vichada 99,412.3 km² 70,717 0.71 / km²
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