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Contents: Departments and Municipalities

The population of the departments (departamentos) and municipalities (municipalidades) of Honduras according to census results and latest official projections.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected division including its population structure (gender, age groups, age distribution, urbanization, place of birth, ethnic group).

NameStatusPopulation
Census
2001-07-28
Population
Census
2013-08-10
Population
Projection
2020-07-01
AtlántidaDepartment344,099436,252486,174
ArizonaMunicipality20,67023,71425,320
El PorvenirMunicipality15,44421,85426,233
EspartaMunicipality17,61418,44720,078
JutiapaMunicipality30,22634,22437,761
La CeibaMunicipality140,931197,267222,055
La MasicaMunicipality25,50929,42732,277
San FranciscoMunicipality11,20614,55916,315
TelaMunicipality82,49996,758106,136
CholutecaDepartment390,805437,618475,284
ApacilaguaMunicipality9,6429,0659,114
CholutecaMunicipality134,452152,519168,898
Concepción de MaríaMunicipality25,05426,87528,335
DuyureMunicipality2,9453,5193,573
El CorpusMunicipality22,21324,64626,352
El TriunfoMunicipality36,70543,67048,778
MarcoviaMunicipality42,67145,63948,333
MorolicaMunicipality5,3925,0005,026
NamasigueMunicipality25,60630,05633,888
OrocuinaMunicipality16,50818,31518,970
PespireMunicipality24,73423,91324,159
San Antonio de FloresMunicipality5,6955,4455,489
San IsidroMunicipality3,3843,6903,876
San JoséMunicipality3,4064,3004,910
San Marcos de ColónMunicipality21,64326,49430,449
Santa Ana de YusguareMunicipality10,75514,47415,133
ColónDepartment246,708309,926345,362
BalfateMunicipality11,67713,10313,462
Bonito OrientalMunicipality24,80128,42729,991
IrionaMunicipality18,58520,73022,455
LimónMunicipality9,88913,74216,087
SabáMunicipality21,90029,56132,686
Santa FeMunicipality7,0005,4285,330
Santa Rosa de AguánMunicipality4,9295,3765,611
SonagueraMunicipality37,44843,15246,568
TocoaMunicipality61,37089,849105,295
TrujilloMunicipality49,10960,55867,878
ComayaguaDepartment352,881493,466562,033
AjuteriqueMunicipality9,11311,35611,888
ComayaguaMunicipality96,450144,785172,069
El RosarioMunicipality20,88328,84233,327
EsquíasMunicipality14,91620,51922,256
HumuyaMunicipality1,0821,3191,459
La LibertadMunicipality18,54225,89130,181
LamaníMunicipality5,0917,0097,449
Las LajasMunicipality9,01114,31116,039
La TrinidadMunicipality3,6594,5154,930
LejamaníMunicipality4,2485,6806,042
MeámbarMunicipality10,42212,52213,862
Minas de OroMunicipality10,80113,12813,844
Ojos de AguaMunicipality8,93410,34111,263
San JerónimoMunicipality15,54720,97923,568
San José de ComayaguaMunicipality6,0857,7967,988
San José del PotreroMunicipality5,4246,7087,440
San LuisMunicipality7,72011,10212,187
San SebastiánMunicipality2,7533,6493,638
SiguatepequeMunicipality64,70495,121110,292
TaulabéMunicipality19,95824,23525,814
Villa de San AntonioMunicipality17,53823,65826,497
CopánDepartment288,766371,057412,927
CabañasMunicipality9,81813,72716,165
ConcepciónMunicipality5,6257,7209,172
Copán RuinasMunicipality30,70338,10943,131
CorquínMunicipality10,93616,40219,145
CucuyaguaMunicipality11,83416,07318,393
DoloresMunicipality5,0066,4207,275
Dulce NombreMunicipality4,8075,6716,751
El ParaísoMunicipality18,39719,88220,244
FloridaMunicipality26,70328,33130,158
La JiguaMunicipality7,9159,2889,952
La UniónMunicipality11,53616,00717,027
Nueva ArcadiaMunicipality30,13640,35045,597
San AgustínMunicipality3,6595,4986,046
San AntonioMunicipality9,6709,73910,562
San JerónimoMunicipality4,5555,0205,177
San JoséMunicipality5,3976,9757,427
San Juan de OpoaMunicipality7,8499,6209,887
San NicolásMunicipality6,0177,5538,488
San Pedro de CopánMunicipality5,1687,5407,930
Santa RitaMunicipality24,15729,92732,548
Santa Rosa de CopánMunicipality40,30961,08370,757
Trinidad de CopánMunicipality5,8176,8657,506
VeracruzMunicipality2,7523,2593,587
CortésDepartment1,202,5101,562,3941,785,376
CholomaMunicipality176,789231,668275,724
La LimaMunicipality62,44371,91084,102
OmoaMunicipality33,55945,17953,771
PimientaMunicipality13,12718,55721,975
PotrerillosMunicipality18,94523,67825,960
Puerto CortésMunicipality103,033122,426136,081
San Antonio de CortésMunicipality19,96922,13522,884
San Francisco de YojoaMunicipality15,09821,95524,740
San ManuelMunicipality34,32053,08368,435
San Pedro SulaMunicipality567,713719,064801,259
Santa Cruz de YojoaMunicipality65,90182,76092,746
VillanuevaMunicipality91,613149,977177,699
El ParaísoDepartment350,054444,507495,521
AlaucaMunicipality7,8869,1099,653
DanlíMunicipality145,024195,916222,211
El ParaísoMunicipality36,54644,77046,743
GüinopeMunicipality7,3848,5109,589
JacaleapaMunicipality3,3963,9664,375
LiureMunicipality10,08110,65410,963
MorocelíMunicipality13,42416,57918,683
OropolíMunicipality5,4925,9316,191
PotrerillosMunicipality3,1014,2424,999
San Antonio de FloresMunicipality4,8865,5645,934
San LucasMunicipality6,9927,7128,356
San MatíasMunicipality4,1005,0405,529
SoledadMunicipality10,1309,3509,354
TeupasentiMunicipality30,29341,68348,378
TexiguatMunicipality8,3008,7278,895
TrojesMunicipality35,61447,29453,921
Vado AnchoMunicipality3,7883,9814,125
YauyupeMunicipality1,4081,3351,441
YuscaránMunicipality12,20914,14416,181
Francisco MorazánDepartment1,180,6761,508,9061,674,986
AlubarénMunicipality5,1495,5325,616
CedrosMunicipality19,55124,30527,570
CurarénMunicipality17,27720,33521,414
Distrito Central (Tegucigalpa)Municipality906,1291,157,5091,276,738
El PorvenirMunicipality15,40320,14927,456
GuaimacaMunicipality21,44928,07631,431
La LibertadMunicipality2,7462,7893,004
La VentaMunicipality5,8946,1736,653
LepateriqueMunicipality13,92819,80723,436
MaraitaMunicipality5,7496,6897,124
MaraleMunicipality7,7279,1329,258
Nueva ArmeniaMunicipality2,4523,5154,195
OjojonaMunicipality8,31110,45711,474
OricaMunicipality11,60113,81515,258
ReitocaMunicipality9,90310,64910,858
SabanagrandeMunicipality15,93420,49622,848
San Antonio de OrienteMunicipality12,72115,00616,073
San BuenaventuraMunicipality1,9622,7803,242
San IgnacioMunicipality8,0918,7969,379
San Juan de FloresMunicipality10,82615,35418,127
San MiguelitoMunicipality1,9651,9102,011
Santa AnaMunicipality9,08616,00917,604
Santa LucíaMunicipality6,98111,90616,084
TalangaMunicipality28,54334,99738,095
TatumblaMunicipality4,9357,1978,731
VallecilloMunicipality6,9038,3379,120
Valle de ÁngelesMunicipality11,33816,67820,540
Villa de San FranciscoMunicipality8,12210,50811,649
Gracias a DiosDepartment67,38490,795104,261
AhuasMunicipality6,7878,0959,171
Brus LagunaMunicipality10,61312,72014,744
Juan Francisco BulnesMunicipality6,3396,3926,468
Puerto LempiraMunicipality29,80047,52857,385
Villeda Morales (Ramón Villeda Morales)Municipality8,90910,31410,424
WampusirpiMunicipality4,9365,7466,069
IntibucáDepartment179,862232,553265,006
CamascaMunicipality6,5286,7817,141
ColomoncaguaMunicipality15,74918,21419,073
ConcepciónMunicipality9,6519,90511,124
DoloresMunicipality3,8025,1405,844
IntibucáMunicipality40,14456,01765,923
Jesús de OtoroMunicipality21,67328,30132,384
La EsperanzaMunicipality7,81711,63114,811
MagdalenaMunicipality4,2664,3614,595
MasaguaraMunicipality12,60815,89217,459
San AntonioMunicipality5,2255,4925,793
San Francisco de OpalacaMunicipality7,26110,74313,072
San IsidroMunicipality3,1264,3875,151
San JuanMunicipality9,11213,40515,153
San Marcos de SierraMunicipality6,7148,6539,768
San MiguelitoMunicipality5,0877,3688,946
Santa LucíaMunicipality5,2155,2395,591
YamaranguilaMunicipality15,88421,02523,178
Islas de la Bahía [Bay Islands]Department38,07362,55774,938
GuanajaMunicipality4,8565,4455,915
José Santos GuardiolaMunicipality9,03011,33412,229
RoatánMunicipality21,72441,83152,004
ÚtilaMunicipality2,4633,9474,790
La PazDepartment156,560198,926224,554
AguanqueteriqueMunicipality4,9214,7385,025
CabañasMunicipality2,4273,2533,844
CaneMunicipality2,3783,5924,608
ChinaclaMunicipality6,1577,8368,756
GuajiquiroMunicipality12,67614,61615,844
La PazMunicipality30,71943,98052,200
LauteriqueMunicipality2,9892,9863,126
MarcalaMunicipality21,59528,61433,064
Mercedes de OrienteMunicipality1,1101,0871,179
OpatoroMunicipality7,8357,4088,037
San Antonio del NorteMunicipality3,0202,7252,954
San JoséMunicipality7,6668,9289,200
San JuanMunicipality2,1102,4472,665
San Pedro de TutuleMunicipality5,4836,9397,837
Santa AnaMunicipality9,85711,77713,032
Santa ElenaMunicipality7,22712,16213,786
Santa MaríaMunicipality8,47810,81211,880
Santiago de PuringlaMunicipality13,83116,18217,528
YarulaMunicipality5,9628,8449,988
LempiraDepartment250,067321,179363,867
BelénMunicipality4,4446,8018,475
CandelariaMunicipality6,1426,7727,018
CololacaMunicipality5,5328,53210,690
ErandiqueMunicipality11,70215,24216,539
GraciasMunicipality32,15147,62257,182
GualcinceMunicipality9,53911,29512,189
GuaritaMunicipality7,9658,3788,858
La CampaMunicipality4,2396,5158,144
La IgualaMunicipality18,04625,49130,375
Las FloresMunicipality7,5109,51210,659
La UniónMunicipality9,79912,52614,796
La VirtudMunicipality6,1336,5836,722
LepaeraMunicipality29,12036,72040,619
MapulacaMunicipality3,8664,2614,415
PiraeraMunicipality11,42213,75814,994
San AndrésMunicipality10,47313,15114,670
San FranciscoMunicipality8,0879,0179,400
San Juan GuaritaMunicipality2,8422,6502,767
San Manuel ColoheteMunicipality10,90814,06315,918
San Marcos de CaiquínMunicipality4,1375,5716,465
San RafaelMunicipality10,46913,41014,594
San SebastiánMunicipality8,02610,45311,904
Santa CruzMunicipality4,9306,7707,943
TalguaMunicipality8,40010,42011,543
TamblaMunicipality2,3143,0893,569
TomaláMunicipality5,3026,3356,871
ValladolidMunicipality3,6463,6963,889
VirginiaMunicipality2,7342,5482,660
OcotepequeDepartment108,029146,430165,482
Belén GualchoMunicipality12,86015,43817,443
ConcepciónMunicipality3,9865,0745,729
Dolores MerendónMunicipality2,3103,7424,756
FraternidadMunicipality2,2654,8907,248
La EncarnaciónMunicipality4,3274,9615,631
La LaborMunicipality6,6029,51510,725
LucernaMunicipality3,6725,8616,369
MercedesMunicipality6,0007,2267,688
OcotepequeMunicipality17,44123,09626,091
San FernandoMunicipality5,0156,9487,348
San Francisco del ValleMunicipality6,4699,62510,352
San JorgeMunicipality4,1005,0375,569
San MarcosMunicipality14,45319,97822,598
Santa FeMunicipality3,7584,8515,431
SensentiMunicipality8,61811,45312,182
SinuapaMunicipality6,1538,73510,323
OlanchoDepartment419,561520,761578,919
CampamentoMunicipality15,23919,83223,471
CatacamasMunicipality87,845117,493133,896
ConcordiaMunicipality6,7598,1888,733
Dulce Nombre de CulmíMunicipality23,65329,94731,885
El RosarioMunicipality3,9714,2244,334
Esquipulas del NorteMunicipality7,40810,13812,614
GualacoMunicipality18,19121,86323,355
GuarizamaMunicipality6,8947,7698,087
GuataMunicipality10,26811,78412,801
GuayapeMunicipality13,48612,67113,536
JanoMunicipality3,3864,5535,511
JuticalpaMunicipality93,726124,828142,711
La UniónMunicipality6,8647,6918,310
MangulileMunicipality8,2869,4119,513
MantoMunicipality10,35511,51811,868
PatucaMunicipality22,25626,66828,307
SalamáMunicipality6,6637,5428,101
San EstebanMunicipality21,31125,57227,591
San Francisco de BecerraMunicipality7,2519,47511,005
San Francisco de la PazMunicipality18,22119,21620,910
Santa María del RealMunicipality9,69410,63611,005
SilcaMunicipality7,8237,9308,256
YocónMunicipality10,01111,81213,120
Santa BárbaraDepartment342,054421,337469,579
AradaMunicipality8,1109,62211,082
AtimaMunicipality12,17817,64820,255
AzacualpaMunicipality17,17820,21023,990
CeguacaMunicipality4,0754,9485,659
ChindaMunicipality4,3294,7025,119
Concepción del NorteMunicipality7,8938,9899,688
Concepción del SurMunicipality5,8625,4865,509
El NísperoMunicipality6,6108,1099,243
GualalaMunicipality4,8945,1915,567
IlamaMunicipality8,7299,0589,223
Las VegasMunicipality18,18823,98026,743
MacuelizoMunicipality26,91934,40138,191
NaranjitoMunicipality10,25611,90113,204
Nueva FronteraMunicipality12,98913,06913,818
Nuevo CelilacMunicipality6,7018,0868,220
PetoaMunicipality9,94212,13512,932
ProtecciónMunicipality13,81316,37417,801
QuimistánMunicipality31,21347,99360,047
San Francisco de OjueraMunicipality5,6137,0008,049
San José de ColinasMunicipality17,01318,79119,771
San LuisMunicipality24,13424,60625,522
San MarcosMunicipality13,25315,22916,258
San NicolásMunicipality10,99914,36816,077
San Pedro ZacapaMunicipality8,76510,53511,071
Santa BárbaraMunicipality30,26341,73647,401
Santa RitaMunicipality3,3193,9754,084
San Vicente CentenarioMunicipality2,5933,6013,813
TrinidadMunicipality16,22319,59321,241
ValleDepartment151,841174,511189,690
AlianzaMunicipality7,7077,4917,610
AmapalaMunicipality10,53812,25014,165
AramecinaMunicipality6,3797,1737,685
CaridadMunicipality3,6343,9274,055
GoascoránMunicipality13,67314,34214,651
LangueMunicipality18,99120,94421,694
NacaomeMunicipality50,58057,34561,990
San Francisco de CorayMunicipality8,6779,74210,080
San LorenzoMunicipality31,66241,29747,760
YoroDepartment465,414570,595630,421
ArenalMunicipality5,1395,9496,036
El NegritoMunicipality37,09545,36349,196
El ProgresoMunicipality157,188188,366200,010
JocónMunicipality7,7439,5919,749
MorazánMunicipality34,05240,40247,435
OlanchitoMunicipality83,749104,609118,395
Santa RitaMunicipality18,66620,30121,208
SulacoMunicipality13,85817,50919,896
VictoriaMunicipality26,67833,01937,308
YoritoMunicipality13,41218,82322,627
YoroMunicipality67,83486,66598,561
HondurasRepublic6,535,3448,303,7719,304,380

Source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística Honduras (web).

Explanation: All population figures are adjusted for underenumeration.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (P 2020)
Males4,529,149
Females4,775,231
Age Groups (P 2020)
0-14 years2,919,652
15-64 years5,846,731
65+ years537,997
Age Distribution (P 2020)
0-9 years1,935,318
10-19 years1,944,492
20-29 years1,725,285
30-39 years1,361,174
40-49 years931,639
50-59 years635,566
60-69 years417,701
70-79 years235,596
80+ years117,609
Urbanization (P 2020)
Rural4,186,950
Urban5,117,430
Place of Birth (C 2013)
Same municipality6,378,004
Other municipality in Honduras1,887,846
Other country37,907
Ethnic Group (C 2013)
Indigenous717,609
Non-Indigenous7,586,148