Pajaltón (Chiapas)

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The town of Pajaltón is located in the Municipality of Tenejapa (in the State of Chiapas). There are 777 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #19 of the whole municipality. Pajaltón is at 2,301 meters of altitude.

Data: In Pajaltón, there is a percentage of 100% of indigenous population and 31% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Pajaltón? They are at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Pajaltón is located at 3.2 kilometers (in direction Southwest) from the locality of Kotolte, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (Tenejapa) it is at 8.1 kilometers in direction Northwest. 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 Pajaltón.

Where is Pajaltón? How to get there? Map

What is the route to get to Pajaltón (Chiapas)? Find out on this map the access to this town. With the zoom controls you can zoom in and out to the icon Map marker


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The population of Pajaltón (Chiapas) is 777 inhabitants

Population data in Pajaltón (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020401376777
2010371344715
2005302311613
Evolution of the population in Pajaltón: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Pajaltón:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.0613.37
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.26%0.14%
Illiterate population:9.40%17.20%
Illiterate population (men):4.38%13.37%
Illiterate population (women):5.02%20.75%
Schooling level:5.584.23
Schooling level (men):5.954.79
Schooling level (women):5.223.69
Indigenous culture data in Pajaltón:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:83.14%84.90%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:30.63%53.71%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Pajaltón, 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 Pajaltón:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:39.77%29.51%
Employed population over 12 years (men):44.68%54.07%
Employed population over 12 years (women):35.16%6.74%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:153116
Homes with electricity:98.04%96.97%
Housing with piped water:82.35%46.46%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:30.72%73.74%
Dwellings with radio:28.10%57.58%
Housing with television:32.03%26.26%
Housing with refrigerator:0.65%1.01%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%1.01%
Housing with automobile:3.92%4.04%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.65%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:1.96%2.02%
Dwellings with cellular phones:31.37%2.02%
Homes with Internet:0.65%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Pajaltón (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 Pajaltón

Amazing satellite GPS maps of Pajaltón, to see from space this beautiful village, as well as the surroundings of the municipality of Tenejapa. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Pajaltón.


Population pyramid of Pajaltón (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Pajaltón
Data of the age pyramid of the town Pajaltón (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)7176147
Youth (6-14 years)11688204
Adults (15-59 years)191191382
Elderly (60+ years)232144

Photos of Pajaltón

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