Santa Catarina Yahuío (Oaxaca)

Maps, photos and statistics of Santa Catarina Yahuío, a beautiful medium-sized town of 462 inhabitants of the State of Oaxaca

The town of Santa Catarina Yahuío is located in the Municipality of Santiago Laxopa (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 462 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #2 of the whole municipality. Santa Catarina Yahuío is at 2,175 meters of altitude.

Data: In Santa Catarina Yahuío, 43% of the inhabitants are catholic and 17% 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 Santa Catarina Yahuío is located at 1.7 kilometers (in direction East) from the locality of Santiago Laxopa, 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 Santa Catarina Yahuío.

Where is Santa Catarina Yahuío? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Santa Catarina Yahuío in Oaxaca? 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 Santa Catarina Yahuío.


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The population of Santa Catarina Yahuío (Oaxaca) is 462 inhabitants

Population data in Santa Catarina Yahuío (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
2020252210462
2010245217462
2005189160349
Evolution of the population in Santa Catarina Yahuío: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Santa Catarina Yahuío:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.481.84
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:1.95%3.46%
Illiterate population:1.73%3.46%
Illiterate population (men):0.43%1.84%
Illiterate population (women):1.30%4.90%
Schooling level:6.966.13
Schooling level (men):7.26.36
Schooling level (women):6.775.96
Indigenous culture data in Santa Catarina Yahuío:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:99.35%97.62%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:74.68%79.87%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:1.08%2.81%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Santa Catarina Yahuío, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Oaxaca, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Santa Catarina Yahuío:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:23.81%51.95%
Employed population over 12 years (men):43.81%60.83%
Employed population over 12 years (women):7.14%44.08%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:132173
Homes with electricity:100.00%97.54%
Housing with piped water:100.00%97.54%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:93.94%98.36%
Dwellings with radio:66.67%74.59%
Housing with television:68.18%58.20%
Housing with refrigerator:51.52%22.95%
Housing with washing machine:16.67%5.74%
Housing with automobile:9.85%5.74%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:6.06%0.82%
Homes with landline telephone:18.94%20.49%
Dwellings with cellular phones:31.06%0.82%
Homes with Internet:10.61%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Santa Catarina Yahuío (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Oaxaca, and with the total for the country.

Satellite photo of Santa Catarina Yahuío

With the satellite map of Santa Catarina Yahuío 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 Santiago Laxopa. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Santa Catarina Yahuío.


Population pyramid of Santa Catarina Yahuío (Oaxaca)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of Santa Catarina Yahuío 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 Santa Catarina Yahuío there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of Santa Catarina Yahuío
Data of the age pyramid of the town Santa Catarina Yahuío (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)262450
Youth (6-14 years)323062
Adults (15-59 years)156122278
Elderly (60+ years)383472

Photos of Santa Catarina Yahuío

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The Postal Code of Santa Catarina Yahuío (Oaxaca) is 68796

Are you going to send a letter to Santa Catarina Yahuío? Do you have a friend in Santa Catarina Yahuío and want to send them a gift through the postal service? The Postal Code of Santa Catarina Yahuío consists of the following 5 digits: 68796. If you want to know more about how Post Codes are determined in Mexico, the first two postal digits of Santa Catarina Yahuío ("68") correspond to the state code of Oaxaca, and the last three correspond to the people themselves. In Mexico, the same ZIP code can be assigned to several towns.

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