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Area of Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department8,252.8 km²
Population1,779
Male Population909 (51.1%)
Female Population870 (48.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +507.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +72.6%
Median Age17.8
Male Median Age17.9
Female Median Age17.6
Local TimeTuesday 7:19 PM
TimezoneColombia Standard Time
Lat & Lng-1.03333° / -74.03333°
Postal Codes913050

Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department - Map

Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population2936601,0311,779
Population Density0.04 / km²0.08 / km²0.12 / km²0.22 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Puerto Alegría Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 72.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department+507.2%+169.5%+72.6%
Loreto+142.6%+52.8%+23.8%
Peru+104.4%+42.6%+20.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department Median Age

Median Age: 17.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department17.8 years17.6 years17.9 years
Loreto20.1 years19.9 years20.2 years
Peru25.1 years25.6 years24.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5135129264
5-9131126257
10-14124121246
15-19113112226
20-247673149
25-296258120
30-345855113
35-395250102
40-44444286
45-49353368
50-54262349
55-59191736
60-64131327
65-69131125
70-746512
75-79326
80-84001
85 Plus001
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department Population Density

Population Density: 0.22 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department1,7798,252.8 km²0.22 / km²
Loreto1.0 million375,295 km²2.74 / km²
Peru31.0 million1,291,975 km²24.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 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

Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department4,036 t2.27 t0.49 t/km²
Loreto2,237,998 t2.18 t5.96 t/km²
Peru71,626,945 t2.31 t55.4 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

Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)4,036 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.27 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)0.49 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (9)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Puerto Alegría, Amazonas Department

Puerto Alegría (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈpweɾto aleˈɣɾi.a]) is a town and municipality in the Colombian Department of Amazonas. Puerto Alegria was founded by Orlando Benjumea and Reinaldo Martínez, and officially recognized by the Colombian governmen..  ︎  Puerto Alegría Wikipedia Page

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