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Postal Code 70303 - Limón Province

Area of Postal Code 7030384.7 km²
Population3,765
Male Population1,924 (51.1%)
Female Population1,841 (48.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +262.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +34.8%
Median Age26.5 years
Male Median Age26.8 years
Female Median Age26.1 years
Local TimeFriday 7:37 PM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Coordinates10.044531524893424° / -83.62557481755552°
Related Postal Codes702037030170302703047030570306

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Postal Code 70303 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population1,0381,5912,7943,765
Population Density12.3 / km²18.8 / km²33.0 / km²44.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

70303 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 34.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 70303+262.7%+136.6%+34.8%
Limón+141.4%+59.5%+24%
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 70303 Median Age

Median Age: 26.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 7030326.5 years26.1 years26.8 years
Limón25.1 years25.2 years25.1 years
Costa Rica28.6 years29.2 years27.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 70303 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5134154289
5-9173159333
10-14190197388
15-19226211438
20-24184169354
25-29146138285
30-34122117240
35-39119122242
40-44138124262
45-49125127252
50-549485180
55-598378162
60-646552118
65-69424083
70-74352661
75-79251439
80-84101425
85 Plus111224
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 70303 Population Density

Population Density: 44.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 703033,76584.7 km²44.5 / km²
Limón432,4389,200.3 km²47.0 / 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 70303 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1880 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 70303 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 703038,800 t2.34 t103.9 t/km²
Limón1,044,926 t2.42 t113.6 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 70303 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)8,800 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.34 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)103.9 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (10)
DroughtLow (1.1)
FloodHigh (10)
VolcanoHigh (8)
EarthquakeHigh (9.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
11/17/186:12 AM4.740.1 km18,860 m18km NNE of Angeles, Costa Ricausgs.gov
6/14/1811:45 PM4.229.2 km10,060 m18km SSW of Batan, Costa Ricausgs.gov
9/27/176:41 PM3.429.2 km12,210 m8km N of Cot, Costa Ricausgs.gov
8/19/172:38 PM412.5 km17,370 m7km ENE of Turrialba, Costa Ricausgs.gov
11/30/164:25 PM5.322.5 km1,320 m9km NE of Cot, Costa Ricausgs.gov
10/31/158:10 AM4.641.4 km15,930 m19km NNE of Angeles, Costa Ricausgs.gov
9/26/157:45 AM4.217.3 km18,030 m15km S of Siquirres, Costa Ricausgs.gov
6/11/1511:43 AM4.512.8 km16,000 m4km S of Siquirres, Costa Ricausgs.gov
5/25/157:50 PM4.833.4 km8,310 m5km NW of Cot, Costa Ricausgs.gov
4/24/1312:35 AM4.542.4 km20,500 m7km ENE of Matina, Costa Ricausgs.gov

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