Laguna Petej (Chiapas)

Learn about large village of Laguna Petej through its photos, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 1,013 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Laguna Petej is located in the Municipality of Chamula (in the State of Chiapas). There are 1,013 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #33 of the ranking. Laguna Petej is at 2,334 meters of altitude.

Data: In Laguna Petej, 8% of individuals have completed secondary education and 1% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Laguna Petej? You can find it at 2.3 kilometers, in direction East, from the town of Chamula, which has the largest population within the municipality. To enjoy the Laguna Petej location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Laguna Petej? How to get there? Map

Online map of Laguna Petej (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.

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The population of Laguna Petej (Chiapas) is 1,013 inhabitants

Population data in Laguna Petej (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Laguna Petej: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Laguna Petej:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.1215.41
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:22.11%27.53%
Illiterate population (men):5.23%15.41%
Illiterate population (women):16.88%38.48%
Schooling level:4.182.97
Schooling level (men):5.214.18
Schooling level (women):3.392.04
Indigenous culture data in Laguna Petej:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:88.35%86.30%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:27.05%30.19%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Laguna Petej, 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 Laguna Petej:
Employed population over 12 years:30.31%40.29%
Employed population over 12 years (men):52.63%50.42%
Employed population over 12 years (women):12.03%31.14%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:228230
Homes with electricity:99.56%98.18%
Housing with piped water:97.37%72.73%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:23.25%93.94%
Dwellings with radio:66.23%53.33%
Housing with television:74.12%27.27%
Housing with refrigerator:4.82%1.21%
Housing with washing machine:1.75%1.82%
Housing with automobile:4.39%1.82%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.88%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:5.26%3.64%
Dwellings with cellular phones:48.68%23.64%
Homes with Internet:0.44%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Laguna Petej (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

Hotels and Accommodation near Laguna Petej

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of Laguna Petej, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to Laguna Petej so you can contact them.:

Satellite photo of Laguna Petej

With the satellite map of Laguna Petej will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of Chamula. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Laguna Petej.

Population pyramid of Laguna Petej (Chiapas)

In Laguna Petej there is a very characteristic age structure of the population, which you can see in the following population pyramid, with data from 2005. After analyzing the demographic data of Laguna Petej, separated by men and women, and also by age groups, we can analyze what the future of the population in this town will be like.

Population pyramid of Laguna Petej
Data of the age pyramid of the town Laguna Petej (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)6665131
Youth (6-14 years)110101211
Adults (15-59 years)339255594
Elderly (60+ years)423577

Photos of Laguna Petej

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The Postal Code of Laguna Petej (Chiapas) is 29329

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Laguna Petej 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: 29329. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Laguna Petej ("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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