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Postal Code 70403 - Cahuita, Limón Province

Primary CityCahuita
Area of Postal Code 70403234.6 km²
Population9,880
Male Population4,986 (50.5%)
Female Population4,894 (49.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +686.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +88.4%
Median Age25.1 years
Male Median Age24.9 years
Female Median Age25.4 years
Local TimeFriday 10:51 AM
TimezoneCentral Standard Time
Coordinates9.669145230449038° / -82.8046005761714°
Related Postal Codes703037040170402704047050370603

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Postal Code 70403 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population1,2563,0645,2449,880
Population Density5.35 / km²13.1 / km²22.4 / km²42.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

70403 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 88.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 70403+686.6%+222.5%+88.4%
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 70403 Median Age

Median Age: 25.1 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 7040325.1 years25.4 years24.9 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 70403 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 55385341,073
5-95375071,045
10-145494521,002
15-19456447904
20-24423469893
25-29364478842
30-34376428805
35-39309378687
40-44309262572
45-49268241510
50-54220222443
55-59194172367
60-64155117272
65-6911262175
70-746347110
75-79463481
80-84362158
85 Plus282352
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 70403 Population Density

Population Density: 42.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 704039,880234.6 km²42.1 / 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 70403 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1910 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.

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Hotels & Travel: 44.9%
 Restaurants: 24%
 Shopping: 7.1%
 Food: 6.4%
 Other: 17.7%

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 70403 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 7040323,131 t2.34 t98.6 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 70403 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)23,131 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.34 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)98.6 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (9)
DroughtLow (2)
FloodHigh (10)
EarthquakeHigh (8.1)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
4/1/196:44 AM4.728.1 km10,000 m4km SW of Guabito, Panamausgs.gov
5/27/132:41 AM5.733.4 km9,200 m12km SSW of Guabito, Panamausgs.gov
12/29/109:13 AM4.444.2 km20,900 mnorth of Panamausgs.gov
5/13/102:58 AM4.143.1 km8,200 mPanama-Costa Rica border regionusgs.gov
11/26/091:04 PM4.716.1 km10,000 mPanama-Costa Rica border regionusgs.gov
7/19/073:43 PM4.537 km16,900 mPanama-Costa Rica border regionusgs.gov
2/24/063:38 PM4.731.8 km19,800 mPanama-Costa Rica border regionusgs.gov
6/10/049:41 AM4.232.3 km10,000 mPanama-Costa Rica border regionusgs.gov
6/10/048:03 AM516.6 km21,700 mPanama-Costa Rica border regionusgs.gov
4/29/0412:57 PM46.2 kmNonePanama-Costa Rica border regionusgs.gov

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Primary City

Cahuita is a small city located on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica, in the Talamanca Canton of Limón Province. Cahuita is the capital of the Cahuita District.   ︎  Cahuita Wikipedia Page

Cities

Percentage of businesses by city in 70403
 Puerto Viejo de Talamanca: 65.1%
 Cahuita: 20.9%
 Puerto Viejo de Sarapiquí: 8.1%
 Limón: 4.7%
 Other: 1.2%

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