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Yoro

Area of Yoro 7,794.7 km²
Population 550,276
Male Population 269,237 (48.9%)
Female Population 281,038 (51.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +137.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +23.7%
Median Age 20.6 years old
Male Median Age 19.6 years old
Female Median Age 21.5 years old
Timezone Central Standard Time
Yoro is one of the 18 departments into which Honduras is divided. The department contains rich agricultural lands, concentrated mainly on the valley of the Aguan River and the Sula Valley, on opposite ends. Source: Wikipedia

Yoro Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 231,413 357,872 444,694 550,276
Population Density 29.7 / km² 45.9 / km² 57.1 / km² 70.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Yoro Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 23.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Yoro +137.8% +53.8% +23.7%
Honduras +159.6% +64.6% +29.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Yoro Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 33,975 32,727 66,702
5-9 33,720 31,956 65,676
10-14 36,309 34,578 70,888
15-19 33,504 33,031 66,535
20-24 25,304 27,436 52,741
25-29 18,451 21,925 40,376
30-34 15,909 19,166 35,075
35-39 13,910 16,367 30,278
40-44 11,822 13,476 25,298
45-49 9,431 10,764 20,196
50-54 9,159 10,339 19,499
55-59 6,893 7,565 14,458
60-64 6,435 6,826 13,262
65-69 4,642 4,920 9,563
70-74 3,785 3,782 7,567
75-79 2,756 2,744 5,501
80-84 1,796 1,814 3,611
85 Plus 1,438 1,621 3,059
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Yoro Population Density

Population Density: 70.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Yoro 550,276 7,794.7 km² 70.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Yoro Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1860 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 16,163 n/a n/a
1910 17,374 7.5% 1,211
1920 24,002 38.1% 6,628
1930 38,685 61.2% 14,683
1940 57,008 47.4% 18,323
1950 95,585 67.7% 38,577
1960 125,244 31% 29,659
1970 218,766 74.7% 93,522
1990 357,872 27.9% 69,553
2000 444,694 24.3% 86,822
2020 594,122 15.6% 74,714
2030 668,634 12.5% 74,512
2040 728,470 8.9% 59,836
2050 770,978 5.8% 42,508
2060 797,849 3.5% 26,871
2070 811,254 1.7% 13,405
2080 813,123 0.2% 1,869
2090 805,903 -0.9% -7,220
2100 792,212 -1.7% -13,691
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

Yoro CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Yoro 768,364 t 1.4 t 98.6 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

Yoro Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1957 to 2020)

Average Temp
27.0°C
80.5°F
Average High
32.1°C
89.8°F
Average Low
22.1°C
71.7°F
   Record High Temperature
37.8°C
100.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
17.0°C
62.6°F
   Average Precipitation
50.7 mm
2.0 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
5.5 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 (7)
Cyclone Medium (5)
Drought Low (1.9)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (5.7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Honduras

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
Valle 1,618.8 km² 165,438 102.2 / km²
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