The town of El Mecatal is located in the Municipality of Rayón (in the State of Chiapas). There are 74 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #16 of the whole municipality. El Mecatal is at 1,976 meters of altitude.
Data: In El Mecatal, 100% of the inhabitants are catholic and 13% 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 El Mecatal is located at 4.0 kilometers (in direction East) from the locality of Rayón, 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 El Mecatal.
Where is El Mecatal? How to get there? Map
Online map of El Mecatal (Chiapas) to be able to get to and make trips around this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in (+) or out (-) to locate the village.
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 El Mecatal and at this link you will navigate through its streets.
The population of El Mecatal (Chiapas) is 74 inhabitants
|Year||Female Inhabitants||Male inhabitants||Total population|
|Fertility rate (children per woman):||2.36||3.45|
|Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:||0.00%||0.00%|
|Illiterate population (men):||1.35%||3.45%|
|Illiterate population (women):||5.41%||13.33%|
|Schooling level (men):||7||5.63|
|Schooling level (women):||6.73||5.06|
|Percentage of indigenous population:||67.57%||30.51%|
|Percentage speaking an indigenous language:||32.43%||3.39%|
|Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:||0.00%||0.00%|
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|Employed population over 12 years:||22.97%||32.20%|
|Employed population over 12 years (men):||47.06%||62.07%|
|Employed population over 12 years (women):||2.50%||3.33%|
|Number of inhabited private dwellings:||15||13|
|Homes with electricity:||100.00%||100.00%|
|Housing with piped water:||20.00%||61.54%|
|Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:||100.00%||100.00%|
|Dwellings with radio:||46.67%||23.08%|
|Housing with television:||80.00%||53.85%|
|Housing with refrigerator:||26.67%||15.38%|
|Housing with washing machine:||13.33%||0.00%|
|Housing with automobile:||0.00%||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:||60.00%||15.38%|
|Homes with Internet:||0.00%||0.00%|
Satellite photo of El Mecatal
Amazing satellite GPS maps of El Mecatal, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Rayón. You can search free satellite map (2023) of El Mecatal.
Population pyramid of El Mecatal (Chiapas)
We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of El Mecatal 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 El Mecatal there is a generational replacement.
|Age range||Number of women||Number of men||Total population|
|Infants (0-5 years)||5||3||8|
|Youth (6-14 years)||13||11||24|
|Adults (15-59 years)||19||16||35|
|Elderly (60+ years)||3||4||7|
Photos of El Mecatal
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