Canalum (Chiapas)

Learn about medium-sized town of Canalum through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 225 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Canalum is located in the Municipality of Comitán de Domínguez (in the State of Chiapas). There are 225 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #54 of the ranking. Canalum is at 1,568 meters of altitude.

Data: In Canalum, 18% of individuals have completed secondary education and 0% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Canalum? You can find it at 8.2 kilometers, in direction Northeast, from the town of Comitán de Domínguez, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Canalum location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Canalum? How to get there? Map

Map to know how to get to Canalum (Chiapas) by road and with geographical references of the surrounding towns. With the controls you can zoom in and out to the position of Canalum, which has the following symbol Map marker

Enjoy spending hours looking at satellite images to find your home or remembering places in a village? We have obtained an updated satellite photo of Canalum and at this link you will navigate through its streets.

The population of Canalum (Chiapas) is 225 inhabitants

Population data in Canalum (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Canalum: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Canalum:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.012.38
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:7.11%11.89%
Illiterate population (men):0.89%2.38%
Illiterate population (women):6.22%19.80%
Schooling level:5.744.99
Schooling level (men):6.446.07
Schooling level (women):5.114.15
Indigenous culture data in Canalum:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.00%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Canalum, 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 Canalum:
Employed population over 12 years:44.00%30.81%
Employed population over 12 years (men):63.72%64.29%
Employed population over 12 years (women):24.11%2.97%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:4942
Homes with electricity:97.96%100.00%
Housing with piped water:81.63%78.95%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:26.53%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:87.76%89.47%
Housing with television:89.80%94.74%
Housing with refrigerator:57.14%28.95%
Housing with washing machine:55.10%28.95%
Housing with automobile:44.90%7.89%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:79.59%50.00%
Homes with Internet:2.04%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Canalum (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Canalum

With the satellite map of Canalum 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 Comitán de Domínguez. You can search free satellite map (2022) of Canalum.

Population pyramid of Canalum (Chiapas)

In Canalum 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 Canalum, 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 Canalum
Data of the age pyramid of the town Canalum (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)112233
Youth (6-14 years)201838
Adults (15-59 years)7367140
Elderly (60+ years)8614

Photos of Canalum

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of Canalum? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like Canalum.

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