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Postal Code 50203 - Guanacaste Province

Area of Postal Code 50203338.8 km²
Population7,103
Male Population3,509 (49.4%)
Female Population3,594 (50.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +57.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +3.3%
Median Age34.3 years
Male Median Age34.3 years
Female Median Age34.3 years
Local TimeSunday 6:01 AM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Coordinates10.259979965626822° / -85.39880133721768°
Related Postal Codes502015020250204502055020650207

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Postal Code 50203 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population4,5125,9606,8767,103
Population Density13.3 / km²17.6 / km²20.3 / km²21.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

50203 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 3.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 50203+57.4%+19.2%+3.3%
Guanacaste+226%+92.3%+38.8%
Costa Rica+129.2%+55.2%+22.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 50203 Median Age

Median Age: 34.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 5020334.3 years34.3 years34.3 years
Guanacaste28.1 years28.5 years27.7 years
Costa Rica28.6 years29.2 years27.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 50203 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5224213437
5-9223255479
10-14265281547
15-19318329647
20-24294298593
25-29246236482
30-34212216429
35-39188211400
40-44220271491
45-49242228470
50-54216214430
55-59189199389
60-64181155337
65-69139140280
70-74122125248
75-799378171
80-846273135
85 Plus7572148
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 50203 Population Density

Population Density: 21.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 502037,103338.8 km²21.0 / km²
Guanacaste376,28010,177.8 km²37.0 / km²
Costa Rica4.8 million51,352.9 km²93.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 50203 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1830 to 2100
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

Postal Code 50203 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 5020319,470 t2.74 t57.5 t/km²
Guanacaste960,098 t2.55 t94.3 t/km²
Costa Rica12,018,132 t2.51 t234 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

Postal Code 50203 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)19,470 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.74 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)57.5 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (9)
DroughtHigh (9)
FloodMedium (4)
EarthquakeHigh (9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
9/1/1712:42 AM5.419.9 km27,750 m6km SW of Nicoya, Costa Ricausgs.gov
4/19/171:56 AM4.114.7 km27,440 m7km ESE of Santa Cruz, Costa Ricausgs.gov
2/18/155:12 AM4.520.2 km53,470 m19km SW of Canas, Costa Ricausgs.gov
12/22/149:04 AM4.110.5 km45,600 m4km NNW of Nicoya, Costa Ricausgs.gov
7/9/147:59 PM4.222.9 km55,350 m22km SSW of Canas, Costa Ricausgs.gov
6/17/1412:28 AM4.519.5 km51,970 m7km SSE of Belen, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/5/141:15 PM4.719.3 km54,470 m8km ENE of Hojancha, Costa Ricausgs.gov
3/2/147:36 AM4.517 km50,270 m3km S of Nicoya, Costa Ricausgs.gov
6/23/131:00 PM5.415.5 km31,600 m10km WSW of Nicoya, Costa Ricausgs.gov
1/22/137:21 PM4.69.4 km54,600 mCosta Ricausgs.gov

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