Canteal (Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Canteal, a beautiful small village of 100 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Canteal is located in the Municipality of Chalchihuitán (in the State of Chiapas). There are 100 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #34 in terms of number of inhabitants. Canteal is at 1,640 meters of altitude.

Data: In Canteal, there is a percentage of 100% of indigenous population and 0% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Canteal? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of Canteal is located at 5.4 kilometers from Chiquinshulum, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southesast direction. In addition, it is located at 7.8 kilometers from Chalchihuitán, which is the capital of the municipality, in the North direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Canteal.

Where is Canteal? How to get there? Map

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

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The population of Canteal (Chiapas) is 100 inhabitants

Population data in Canteal (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Canteal: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Canteal:
Fertility rate (children per woman):1.716.00
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:9.00%9.18%
Illiterate population (men):5.00%6.00%
Illiterate population (women):4.00%12.50%
Schooling level:6.276.34
Schooling level (men):6.366.62
Schooling level (women):6.146.10
Indigenous culture data in Canteal:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:92.00%85.71%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:43.00%54.08%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Canteal, 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 Canteal:
Employed population over 12 years:18.00%20.41%
Employed population over 12 years (men):29.31%26.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):2.38%14.58%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:2328
Homes with electricity:95.65%95.00%
Housing with piped water:0.00%55.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:0.00%55.00%
Dwellings with radio:30.43%50.00%
Housing with television:34.78%25.00%
Housing with refrigerator:17.39%0.00%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Housing with automobile:4.35%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:0.00%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Canteal (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 Canteal

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Canteal, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Chalchihuitán. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Canteal.

Population pyramid of Canteal (Chiapas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Canteal by age and sex, to show you the following population pyramid of the town, from the year 2005. You can check how the percentages of children and adults are distributed, in addition to women and men. With this data you can analyze the demographic structure, and know if in Canteal there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Canteal
Data of the age pyramid of the town Canteal (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)4711
Youth (6-14 years)101525
Adults (15-59 years)263460
Elderly (60+ years)224

Photos of Canteal

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The Postal Code of Canteal (Chiapas) is 29851

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Canteal so that you can send postal packages and letters with complete confidence that they will arrive at their destination? Write down the following 5 digits: 29851. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Canteal ("29") correspond to the State of Chiapas, and the last three identify the town itself. As a curiosity, there may be several locations in the same State with the same Post Code.

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