Chitija (Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Chitija, a beautiful medium-sized town of 408 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Chitija is located in the Municipality of Comitán de Domínguez (in the State of Chiapas). There are 408 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #36 of the whole municipality. Chitija is at 1,619 meters of altitude.

Data: In Chitija, 47% of the inhabitants are catholic and 35% of the dwellings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Chitija is located at 10.2 kilometers (in direction East) from the locality of Comitán de Domínguez, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Thanks to our webpage and the satellite map that you can locate at the bottom, you can see the position and visit the surroundings of Chitija.

Where is Chitija? How to get there? Map

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


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The population of Chitija (Chiapas) is 408 inhabitants

Population data in Chitija (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020201207408
2010181170351
2005163164327
Evolution of the population in Chitija: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Chitija:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.388.82
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.98%0.00%
Illiterate population:9.07%10.83%
Illiterate population (men):4.17%8.82%
Illiterate population (women):4.90%12.71%
Schooling level:5.924.75
Schooling level (men):5.94.94
Schooling level (women):5.944.58
Indigenous culture data in Chitija:
20202010
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 Chitija, 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 Chitija:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:63.73%36.47%
Employed population over 12 years (men):69.08%65.88%
Employed population over 12 years (women):58.21%8.84%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:11388
Homes with electricity:98.23%96.55%
Housing with piped water:99.12%85.06%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:63.72%97.70%
Dwellings with radio:56.64%70.11%
Housing with television:81.42%78.16%
Housing with refrigerator:26.55%18.39%
Housing with washing machine:35.40%17.24%
Housing with automobile:14.16%10.34%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:3.54%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.88%1.15%
Dwellings with cellular phones:67.26%20.69%
Homes with Internet:3.54%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Chitija (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 Chitija

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Chitija, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Comitán de Domínguez. Get free live access to satellite views of 2022 of Chitija.


Population pyramid of Chitija (Chiapas)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Chitija 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 Chitija there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Chitija
Data of the age pyramid of the town Chitija (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)202949
Youth (6-14 years)383371
Adults (15-59 years)123124247
Elderly (60+ years)202141

Photos of Chitija

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