Tzelej Potobtic (Chiapas)

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All the information about this town of 125 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

It was formerly known as Jtzelej Potobtic.

The town of Tzelej Potobtic is located in the Municipality of Aldama (in the State of Chiapas). There are 125 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #16 in terms of number of inhabitants. Tzelej Potobtic is at 1,766 meters of altitude.

The locality was formerly known as Jtzelej Potobtic, but changed its name a few years ago. This town decided to change its name in the year 2010.

Data: In Tzelej Potobtic, 25% 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.

The town of Tzelej Potobtic is located at 0.9 kilometers from Aldama, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southesast direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Tzelej Potobtic.

Where is Tzelej Potobtic? How to get there? Map

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The population of Tzelej Potobtic (Chiapas) is 125 inhabitants

Population data in Tzelej Potobtic (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
20207154125
2010494392
2005483583
Evolution of the population in Tzelej Potobtic: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Tzelej Potobtic:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.346.98
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:10.40%18.48%
Illiterate population (men):0.00%6.98%
Illiterate population (women):10.40%28.57%
Schooling level:6.574.44
Schooling level (men):8.595.77
Schooling level (women):5.213.32
Indigenous culture data in Tzelej Potobtic:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:84.00%84.78%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:50.40%55.43%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Tzelej Potobtic, 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 Tzelej Potobtic:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:20.00%7.61%
Employed population over 12 years (men):33.33%16.28%
Employed population over 12 years (women):9.86%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:2318
Homes with electricity:100.00%77.78%
Housing with piped water:100.00%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:100.00%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:4.35%44.44%
Housing with television:17.39%22.22%
Housing with refrigerator:4.35%0.00%
Housing with washing machine:4.35%0.00%
Housing with automobile:4.35%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:17.39%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:39.13%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%5.56%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Tzelej Potobtic (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 Tzelej Potobtic

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Population pyramid of Tzelej Potobtic (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Tzelej Potobtic
Data of the age pyramid of the town Tzelej Potobtic (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)131023
Youth (6-14 years)151530
Adults (15-59 years)412970
Elderly (60+ years)202

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