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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
2019-07-01
AtlántidaDepartment344,099436,252478,876
ArizonaMunicipality20,67023,71425,067
El PorvenirMunicipality15,44421,85425,549
EspartaMunicipality17,61418,44719,841
JutiapaMunicipality30,22634,22437,244
La CeibaMunicipality140,931197,267218,495
La MasicaMunicipality25,50929,42731,864
San FranciscoMunicipality11,20614,55916,051
TelaMunicipality82,49996,758104,766
CholutecaDepartment390,805437,618469,848
ApacilaguaMunicipality9,6429,0659,108
CholutecaMunicipality134,452152,519166,712
Concepción de MaríaMunicipality25,05426,87528,121
DuyureMunicipality2,9453,5193,559
El CorpusMunicipality22,21324,64626,099
El TriunfoMunicipality36,70543,67048,010
MarcoviaMunicipality42,67145,63947,917
MorolicaMunicipality5,3925,0005,022
NamasigueMunicipality25,60630,05633,273
OrocuinaMunicipality16,50818,31518,873
PespireMunicipality24,73423,91324,131
San Antonio de FloresMunicipality5,6955,4455,484
San IsidroMunicipality3,3843,6903,849
San JoséMunicipality3,4064,3004,816
San Marcos de ColónMunicipality21,64326,49429,853
Santa Ana de YusguareMunicipality10,75514,47415,021
ColónDepartment246,708309,926340,323
BalfateMunicipality11,67713,10313,421
Bonito OrientalMunicipality24,80128,42729,767
IrionaMunicipality18,58520,73022,213
LimónMunicipality9,88913,74215,771
SabáMunicipality21,90029,56132,271
Santa FeMunicipality7,0005,4285,346
Santa Rosa de AguánMunicipality4,9295,3765,571
SonagueraMunicipality37,44843,15246,072
TocoaMunicipality61,37089,849103,073
TrujilloMunicipality49,10960,55866,818
ComayaguaDepartment352,881493,466551,837
AjuteriqueMunicipality9,11311,35611,810
ComayaguaMunicipality96,450144,785167,971
El RosarioMunicipality20,88328,84232,661
EsquíasMunicipality14,91620,51922,012
HumuyaMunicipality1,0821,3191,439
La LibertadMunicipality18,54225,89129,541
LamaníMunicipality5,0917,0097,376
Las LajasMunicipality9,01114,31115,785
La TrinidadMunicipality3,6594,5154,873
LejamaníMunicipality4,2485,6805,988
MeámbarMunicipality10,42212,52213,673
Minas de OroMunicipality10,80113,12813,748
Ojos de AguaMunicipality8,93410,34111,136
San JerónimoMunicipality15,54720,97923,194
San José de ComayaguaMunicipality6,0857,7967,962
San José del PotreroMunicipality5,4246,7087,336
San LuisMunicipality7,72011,10212,032
San SebastiánMunicipality2,7533,6493,632
SiguatepequeMunicipality64,70495,121107,995
TaulabéMunicipality19,95824,23525,601
Villa de San AntonioMunicipality17,53823,65826,072
CopánDepartment288,766371,057406,965
CabañasMunicipality9,81813,72715,803
ConcepciónMunicipality5,6257,7208,954
Copán RuinasMunicipality30,70338,10942,411
CorquínMunicipality10,93616,40218,742
CucuyaguaMunicipality11,83416,07318,055
DoloresMunicipality5,0066,4207,151
Dulce NombreMunicipality4,8075,6716,591
El ParaísoMunicipality18,39719,88220,201
FloridaMunicipality26,70328,33129,914
La JiguaMunicipality7,9159,2889,864
La UniónMunicipality11,53616,00716,894
Nueva ArcadiaMunicipality30,13640,35044,851
San AgustínMunicipality3,6595,4985,964
San AntonioMunicipality9,6709,73910,436
San JerónimoMunicipality4,5555,0205,160
San JoséMunicipality5,3976,9757,356
San Juan de OpoaMunicipality7,8499,6209,858
San NicolásMunicipality6,0177,5538,347
San Pedro de CopánMunicipality5,1687,5407,880
Santa RitaMunicipality24,15729,92732,194
Santa Rosa de CopánMunicipality40,30961,08369,392
Trinidad de CopánMunicipality5,8176,8657,407
VeracruzMunicipality2,7523,2593,541
CortésDepartment1,202,5101,562,3941,751,997
CholomaMunicipality176,789231,668268,889
La LimaMunicipality62,44371,91082,241
OmoaMunicipality33,55945,17952,387
PimientaMunicipality13,12718,55721,432
PotrerillosMunicipality18,94523,67825,626
Puerto CortésMunicipality103,033122,426134,023
San Antonio de CortésMunicipality19,96922,13522,748
San Francisco de YojoaMunicipality15,09821,95524,320
San ManuelMunicipality34,32053,08365,912
San Pedro SulaMunicipality567,713719,064789,645
Santa Cruz de YojoaMunicipality65,90182,76091,134
VillanuevaMunicipality91,613149,977173,640
El ParaísoDepartment350,054444,507488,119
AlaucaMunicipality7,8869,1099,583
DanlíMunicipality145,024195,916218,391
El ParaísoMunicipality36,54644,77046,473
GüinopeMunicipality7,3848,5109,427
JacaleapaMunicipality3,3963,9664,311
LiureMunicipality10,08110,65410,930
MorocelíMunicipality13,42416,57918,377
OropolíMunicipality5,4925,9316,160
PotrerillosMunicipality3,1014,2424,887
San Antonio de FloresMunicipality4,8865,5645,885
San LucasMunicipality6,9927,7128,255
San MatíasMunicipality4,1005,0405,461
SoledadMunicipality10,1309,3509,354
TeupasentiMunicipality30,29341,68347,386
TexiguatMunicipality8,3008,7278,880
TrojesMunicipality35,61447,29452,950
Vado AnchoMunicipality3,7883,9814,109
YauyupeMunicipality1,4081,3351,426
YuscaránMunicipality12,20914,14415,875
Francisco MorazánDepartment1,180,6761,508,9061,650,245
AlubarénMunicipality5,1495,5325,601
CedrosMunicipality19,55124,30527,018
CurarénMunicipality17,27720,33521,244
Distrito Central (Tegucigalpa)Municipality906,1291,157,5091,259,646
El PorvenirMunicipality15,40320,14926,070
GuaimacaMunicipality21,44928,07630,920
La LibertadMunicipality2,7462,7892,967
La VentaMunicipality5,8946,1736,571
LepateriqueMunicipality13,92819,80722,862
MaraitaMunicipality5,7496,6897,056
MaraleMunicipality7,7279,1329,237
Nueva ArmeniaMunicipality2,4523,5154,086
OjojonaMunicipality8,31110,45711,319
OricaMunicipality11,60113,81515,034
ReitocaMunicipality9,90310,64910,823
SabanagrandeMunicipality15,93420,49622,483
San Antonio de OrienteMunicipality12,72115,00615,911
San BuenaventuraMunicipality1,9622,7803,168
San IgnacioMunicipality8,0918,7969,291
San Juan de FloresMunicipality10,82615,35417,692
San MiguelitoMunicipality1,9651,9101,991
Santa AnaMunicipality9,08616,00917,361
Santa LucíaMunicipality6,98111,90615,374
TalangaMunicipality28,54334,99737,639
TatumblaMunicipality4,9357,1978,484
VallecilloMunicipality6,9038,3378,995
Valle de ÁngelesMunicipality11,33816,67819,922
Villa de San FranciscoMunicipality8,12210,50811,481
Gracias a DiosDepartment67,38490,795102,281
AhuasMunicipality6,7878,0959,011
Brus LagunaMunicipality10,61312,72014,423
Juan Francisco BulnesMunicipality6,3396,3926,454
Puerto LempiraMunicipality29,80047,52855,973
Villeda Morales (Ramón Villeda Morales)Municipality8,90910,31410,403
WampusirpiMunicipality4,9365,7466,017
IntibucáDepartment179,862232,553260,344
CamascaMunicipality6,5286,7817,086
ColomoncaguaMunicipality15,74918,21418,968
ConcepciónMunicipality9,6519,90510,930
DoloresMunicipality3,8025,1405,742
IntibucáMunicipality40,14456,01764,527
Jesús de OtoroMunicipality21,67328,30131,819
La EsperanzaMunicipality7,81711,63114,341
MagdalenaMunicipality4,2664,3614,559
MasaguaraMunicipality12,60815,89217,242
San AntonioMunicipality5,2255,4925,748
San Francisco de OpalacaMunicipality7,26110,74312,718
San IsidroMunicipality3,1264,3875,038
San JuanMunicipality9,11213,40514,898
San Marcos de SierraMunicipality6,7148,6539,608
San MiguelitoMunicipality5,0877,3688,706
Santa LucíaMunicipality5,2155,2395,539
YamaranguilaMunicipality15,88421,02522,875
Islas de la Bahía [Bay Islands]Department38,07362,55773,112
GuanajaMunicipality4,8565,4455,823
José Santos GuardiolaMunicipality9,03011,33412,088
RoatánMunicipality21,72441,83150,545
ÚtilaMunicipality2,4633,9474,656
La PazDepartment156,560198,926220,892
AguanqueteriqueMunicipality4,9214,7384,978
CabañasMunicipality2,4273,2533,754
CaneMunicipality2,3783,5924,453
ChinaclaMunicipality6,1577,8368,628
GuajiquiroMunicipality12,67614,61615,671
La PazMunicipality30,71943,98051,015
LauteriqueMunicipality2,9892,9863,103
MarcalaMunicipality21,59528,61432,429
Mercedes de OrienteMunicipality1,1101,0871,165
OpatoroMunicipality7,8357,4087,943
San Antonio del NorteMunicipality3,0202,7252,920
San JoséMunicipality7,6668,9289,163
San JuanMunicipality2,1102,4472,634
San Pedro de TutuleMunicipality5,4836,9397,695
Santa AnaMunicipality9,85711,77712,851
Santa ElenaMunicipality7,22712,16213,580
Santa MaríaMunicipality8,47810,81211,720
Santiago de PuringlaMunicipality13,83116,18217,351
YarulaMunicipality5,9628,8449,838
LempiraDepartment250,067321,179357,783
BelénMunicipality4,4446,8018,220
CandelariaMunicipality6,1426,7726,992
CololacaMunicipality5,5328,53210,360
ErandiqueMunicipality11,70215,24216,367
GraciasMunicipality32,15147,62255,793
GualcinceMunicipality9,53911,29512,073
GuaritaMunicipality7,9658,3788,787
La CampaMunicipality4,2396,5157,895
La IgualaMunicipality18,04625,49129,654
Las FloresMunicipality7,5109,51210,499
La UniónMunicipality9,79912,52614,459
La VirtudMunicipality6,1336,5836,712
LepaeraMunicipality29,12036,72040,092
MapulacaMunicipality3,8664,2614,399
PiraeraMunicipality11,42213,75814,830
San AndrésMunicipality10,47313,15114,460
San FranciscoMunicipality8,0879,0179,358
San Juan GuaritaMunicipality2,8422,6502,747
San Manuel ColoheteMunicipality10,90814,06315,656
San Marcos de CaiquínMunicipality4,1375,5716,335
San RafaelMunicipality10,46913,41014,437
San SebastiánMunicipality8,02610,45311,698
Santa CruzMunicipality4,9306,7707,771
TalguaMunicipality8,40010,42011,389
TamblaMunicipality2,3143,0893,500
TomaláMunicipality5,3026,3356,801
ValladolidMunicipality3,6463,6963,860
VirginiaMunicipality2,7342,5482,640
OcotepequeDepartment108,029146,430162,638
Belén GualchoMunicipality12,86015,43817,153
ConcepciónMunicipality3,9865,0745,632
Dolores MerendónMunicipality2,3103,7424,595
FraternidadMunicipality2,2654,8906,849
La EncarnaciónMunicipality4,3274,9615,530
La LaborMunicipality6,6029,51510,546
LucernaMunicipality3,6725,8616,300
MercedesMunicipality6,0007,2267,623
OcotepequeMunicipality17,44123,09625,647
San FernandoMunicipality5,0156,9487,295
San Francisco del ValleMunicipality6,4699,62510,254
San JorgeMunicipality4,1005,0375,491
San MarcosMunicipality14,45319,97822,214
Santa FeMunicipality3,7584,8515,345
SensentiMunicipality8,61811,45312,085
SinuapaMunicipality6,1538,73510,077
OlanchoDepartment419,561520,761570,845
CampamentoMunicipality15,23919,83222,910
CatacamasMunicipality87,845117,493131,635
ConcordiaMunicipality6,7598,1888,655
Dulce Nombre de CulmíMunicipality23,65329,94731,643
El RosarioMunicipality3,9714,2244,324
Esquipulas del NorteMunicipality7,40810,13812,236
GualacoMunicipality18,19121,86323,171
GuarizamaMunicipality6,8947,7698,038
GuataMunicipality10,26811,78412,668
GuayapeMunicipality13,48612,67113,408
JanoMunicipality3,3864,5535,367
JuticalpaMunicipality93,726124,828140,194
La UniónMunicipality6,8647,6918,220
MangulileMunicipality8,2869,4119,511
MantoMunicipality10,35511,51811,834
PatucaMunicipality22,25626,66828,109
SalamáMunicipality6,6637,5428,021
San EstebanMunicipality21,31125,57227,334
San Francisco de BecerraMunicipality7,2519,47510,773
San Francisco de la PazMunicipality18,22119,21620,671
Santa María del RealMunicipality9,69410,63610,967
SilcaMunicipality7,8237,9308,219
YocónMunicipality10,01111,81212,939
Santa BárbaraDepartment342,054421,337462,774
AradaMunicipality8,1109,62210,865
AtimaMunicipality12,17817,64819,885
AzacualpaMunicipality17,17820,21023,389
CeguacaMunicipality4,0754,9485,558
ChindaMunicipality4,3294,7025,064
Concepción del NorteMunicipality7,8938,9899,598
Concepción del SurMunicipality5,8625,4865,515
El NísperoMunicipality6,6108,1099,077
GualalaMunicipality4,8945,1915,519
IlamaMunicipality8,7299,0589,204
Las VegasMunicipality18,18823,98026,370
MacuelizoMunicipality26,91934,40137,674
NaranjitoMunicipality10,25611,90113,016
Nueva FronteraMunicipality12,98913,06913,716
Nuevo CelilacMunicipality6,7018,0868,212
PetoaMunicipality9,94212,13512,832
ProtecciónMunicipality13,81316,37417,615
QuimistánMunicipality31,21347,99358,221
San Francisco de OjueraMunicipality5,6137,0007,899
San José de ColinasMunicipality17,01318,79119,660
San LuisMunicipality24,13424,60625,411
San MarcosMunicipality13,25315,22916,132
San NicolásMunicipality10,99914,36815,843
San Pedro ZacapaMunicipality8,76510,53511,008
Santa BárbaraMunicipality30,26341,73646,612
Santa RitaMunicipality3,3193,9754,068
San Vicente CentenarioMunicipality2,5933,6013,789
TrinidadMunicipality16,22319,59321,021
ValleDepartment151,841174,511187,460
AlianzaMunicipality7,7077,4917,596
AmapalaMunicipality10,53812,25013,874
AramecinaMunicipality6,3797,1737,611
CaridadMunicipality3,6343,9274,037
GoascoránMunicipality13,67314,34214,595
LangueMunicipality18,99120,94421,597
NacaomeMunicipality50,58057,34561,320
San Francisco de CorayMunicipality8,6779,74210,021
San LorenzoMunicipality31,66241,29746,810
YoroDepartment465,414570,595622,006
ArenalMunicipality5,1395,9496,023
El NegritoMunicipality37,09545,36348,710
El ProgresoMunicipality157,188188,366198,474
JocónMunicipality7,7439,5919,741
MorazánMunicipality34,05240,40246,327
OlanchitoMunicipality83,749104,609116,427
Santa RitaMunicipality18,66620,30121,091
SulacoMunicipality13,85817,50919,555
VictoriaMunicipality26,67833,01936,707
YoritoMunicipality13,41218,82322,054
YoroMunicipality67,83486,66596,897
HondurasRepublic6,535,3448,303,7719,158,345

Source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística Honduras (web).

Explanation: All population figures are adjusted for underenumeration.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (P 2019)
Males4,459,196
Females4,699,149
Age Groups (P 2019)
0-14 years2,919,902
15-64 years5,719,394
65+ years519,049
Age Distribution (P 2019)
0-9 years1,935,380
10-19 years1,939,005
20-29 years1,704,355
30-39 years1,318,391
40-49 years901,401
50-59 years615,374
60-69 years403,911
70-79 years227,605
80+ years112,923
Urbanization (P 2019)
Rural4,140,658
Urban5,017,687
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