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La Guajira

Department in Colombia

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
2005-06-30
Population
Projection
2010-06-30
Population
Projection
2017-06-30
La GuajiraDepartment681,575818,7401,012,926
AlbaniaMunicipality20,81523,89727,589
BarrancasMunicipality26,32930,61036,134
DibullaMunicipality21,79827,14635,404
DistracciónMunicipality11,96213,94416,484
El MolinoMunicipality7,3158,0798,940
FonsecaMunicipality26,83130,25234,286
HatonuevoMunicipality16,38320,45826,782
La Jagua del PilarMunicipality2,7212,9933,289
MaicaoMunicipality123,757141,917162,118
ManaureMunicipality67,58484,744112,103
RiohachaMunicipality167,865213,091277,868
San Juan del CesarMunicipality33,65435,18938,351
UribiaMunicipality117,674144,990186,532
UrumitaMunicipality13,34915,63218,792
VillanuevaMunicipality23,53825,79828,254
ColombiaRepublic42,888,59245,509,60049,291,544

Source: Departamento Administrativo Nacional de Estadistica, Republica de Columbia (web).

Explanation: Area figures are derived from geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (P 2017)
Males501,472
Females511,454
Age Groups (P 2017)
0-14 years361,820
15-64 years599,143
65+ years51,963
Age Distribution (P 2017)
0-9 years252,561
10-19 years208,375
20-29 years174,473
30-39 years137,473
40-49 years95,290
50-59 years69,296
60-69 years41,335
70-79 years23,723
80+ years10,400
Clustering (P 2017)
in municipal capital555,542
outside of municipal capital457,384

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