Botameste (Chiapas)

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So you will learn about this incredible town of 772 inhabitants of Chiapas.

The town of Botameste is located in the Municipality of Chamula (in the State of Chiapas). There are 772 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #47 in terms of number of inhabitants. Botameste is at 2,537 meters of altitude.

Data: In Botameste, 42% of the population over 12 years is single and 3% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of Botameste is located at 8.0 kilometers from Chamula, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Botameste.

Where is Botameste? How to get there? Map

Location map of Botameste in Chiapas: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in Botameste, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker

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The population of Botameste (Chiapas) is 772 inhabitants

Population data in Botameste (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Botameste: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Botameste:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.9516.49
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:20.34%22.45%
Illiterate population (men):7.38%16.49%
Illiterate population (women):12.95%27.41%
Schooling level:3.452.41
Schooling level (men):3.612.73
Schooling level (women):3.332.14
Indigenous culture data in Botameste:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:82.64%85.19%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:51.94%55.41%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Botameste, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Chiapas, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Botameste:
Employed population over 12 years:32.64%38.06%
Employed population over 12 years (men):51.87%49.12%
Employed population over 12 years (women):16.94%28.86%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:143161
Homes with electricity:95.10%83.19%
Housing with piped water:74.13%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:8.39%86.73%
Dwellings with radio:54.55%63.72%
Housing with television:55.24%39.82%
Housing with refrigerator:7.69%2.65%
Housing with washing machine:2.10%0.00%
Housing with automobile:13.29%8.85%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:1.40%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:5.59%1.77%
Dwellings with cellular phones:60.14%19.47%
Homes with Internet:3.50%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Botameste (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

Hotels and Accommodation near Botameste

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of Botameste, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to Botameste so you can contact them.:

Satellite photo of Botameste

With the satellite map of Botameste will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of Chamula. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Botameste.

Population pyramid of Botameste (Chiapas)

In Botameste there is a very characteristic age structure of the population, which you can see in the following population pyramid, with data from 2005. After analyzing the demographic data of Botameste, separated by men and women, and also by age groups, we can analyze what the future of the population in this town will be like.

Population pyramid of Botameste
Data of the age pyramid of the town Botameste (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)7383156
Youth (6-14 years)10784191
Adults (15-59 years)222158380
Elderly (60+ years)232245

Photos of Botameste

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