Candelaria (La Independencia, Chiapas)


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All the information of this town of 368 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

the town of Candelaria is located in the Municipality of La Independencia (in the State of Chiapas). There are 368 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #27 in terms of number of inhabitants. Candelaria is at 1137 meters of altitude.

The town of Candelaria is located at 40.3 kilometers from El Triunfo, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the East direction. In addition, it is located at 22.3 kilometers from La Independencia, which is the capital of the municipality, in the East direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Candelaria.

Population in Candelaria (La Independencia, Chiapas)

In the town there are 178 men and 190 women. The ratio women per men is 1.067, and the fecundity rate is 2.49 children per woman. People from outside the State of Chiapas account for 0.27% of the total population. 11.41% of the inhabitants are illiterate (4.49% of men and 17.89% of women). The average school enrollment ratio is 4.70 (5.38 within the men and 4.12 within the women).

Population changes in Candelaria since 2005
In 2005, in Candelaria there were 330 inhabitants. That is to say, now there are 38 more people (a variation of 11.52%). Of which there are 29 more men (a variation of 19.46%), and 9 more women (a variation of 4.97%).

Indigenous culture in Candelaria
1.09% of the population is indigenous, and 0.27% of the inhabitants speak one of the indigenous languages. 0.00% of the population speaks one of the indigineous languages, but not Spanish.

Unemployment and the economy in Candelaria
32.34% of the inhabitants (more than 12 years) are economically active (60.67% of the men, and 5.79% of the women).

Housing and infrastructure in Candelaria
In Candelaria there are 74 dwellings. 95.71% of the dwellings have electricity, 94.29% have piped water, 97.14% have toilet or restroom, 34.29% have a radio receiver, 55.71% a television, 34.29% a fridge, 21.43% a washing-machine, 15.71% a car or a van, 0.00% a personal computer, 8.57% a landline telephone, 1.43% mobile phone, and 0.00% Internet access.

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Where is Candelaria?

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