Pacanam Viejo (Chiapas)

Maps, photos and statistics of Pacanam Viejo, a beautiful medium-sized town of 286 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Pacanam Viejo is located in the Municipality of Chalchihuitán (in the State of Chiapas). There are 286 inhabitants. In the list of the most populated towns of the whole municipality, it is the number #20 of the ranking. Pacanam Viejo is at 959 meters of altitude.

Data: In Pacanam Viejo, there is a percentage of 100% of indigenous population and 19% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Pacanam Viejo? They are at the bottom of this page.

Do you want to locate the town of Pacanam Viejo? You can find it at 10.4 kilometers, in direction Southesast, from the town of Chiquinshulum, which has the largest population within the municipality. And with respect to Chalchihuitán, which is the capital of the municipality, it is located at Northeast, at 3.6 kilometers. To enjoy the Pacanam Viejo location through satellite images, at the bottom of our webpage you have an interactive map.

Where is Pacanam Viejo? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Pacanam Viejo in Chiapas? Using this map, use the controls to zoom in and out on the village and others in the vicinity to see the direct route, and to be able to plan, for example, hiking activities in Pacanam Viejo.

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The population of Pacanam Viejo (Chiapas) is 286 inhabitants

Population data in Pacanam Viejo (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Pacanam Viejo: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Pacanam Viejo:
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.0616.53
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:9.44%20.49%
Illiterate population (men):2.80%16.53%
Illiterate population (women):6.64%24.39%
Schooling level:5.614.01
Schooling level (men):6.134.59
Schooling level (women):5.033.51
Indigenous culture data in Pacanam Viejo:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:80.77%81.97%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:59.09%59.43%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Pacanam Viejo, 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 Pacanam Viejo:
Employed population over 12 years:23.08%22.54%
Employed population over 12 years (men):46.81%45.45%
Employed population over 12 years (women):0.00%0.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:6350
Homes with electricity:66.67%87.76%
Housing with piped water:74.60%59.18%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:0.00%93.88%
Dwellings with radio:9.52%14.29%
Housing with television:22.22%6.12%
Housing with refrigerator:3.17%2.04%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%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:19.05%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Pacanam Viejo (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 Pacanam Viejo

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Pacanam Viejo, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Chalchihuitán. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Pacanam Viejo.

Population pyramid of Pacanam Viejo (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Pacanam Viejo
Data of the age pyramid of the town Pacanam Viejo (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)382462
Youth (6-14 years)404181
Adults (15-59 years)6073133
Elderly (60+ years)7310

Photos of Pacanam Viejo

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  2. Chiquinshulum (2102 inhabitants)
  3. Cruz K'Ak'Anam (158 inhabitants)
  4. Jolik'Alum (400 inhabitants)
  5. Jolmochil (193 inhabitants)
  6. Joltealal (1070 inhabitants)
  7. Joveltic (471 inhabitants)
  8. Mashilo (18 inhabitants)
  9. Napitz (227 inhabitants)
  10. Pacanam Viejo (286 inhabitants)
  11. Patchentic (228 inhabitants)
  12. Tz'Ak (454 inhabitants)
  13. Tzomoltón (344 inhabitants)
  14. Tzununil (1072 inhabitants)
  15. Yolonhuitz (257 inhabitants)