Sisim (Chiapas)

We have collected many facts about the large village of Sisim, as well as photos, maps or statistics.

So you will learn about this incredible town of 572 inhabitants of Chiapas.

The town of Sisim is located in the Municipality of Chalchihuitán (in the State of Chiapas). There are 572 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #22 in terms of number of inhabitants. Sisim is at 1,193 meters of altitude.

Data: In Sisim, 32% of the population over 12 years is single and 0% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

The town of Sisim is located at 9.1 kilometers from Chiquinshulum, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the Southwest direction. In addition, it is located at 7.1 kilometers from Chalchihuitán, which is the capital of the municipality, in the Northwest direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Sisim.

Where is Sisim? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Sisim 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 Sisim.

Need to locate a certain Sisim building on a satellite photo? In this link we have an updated image, where you can see the streets and houses of the village.

The population of Sisim (Chiapas) is 572 inhabitants

Population data in Sisim (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Sisim: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Sisim:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.510.66
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:18.88%16.67%
Illiterate population (men):5.94%10.66%
Illiterate population (women):12.94%23.21%
Schooling level:4.244.25
Schooling level (men):5.145.11
Schooling level (women):3.333.34
Indigenous culture data in Sisim:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:83.92%79.91%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:69.93%59.40%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Sisim, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Chiapas, and in the country as a whole.

Find out more interesting facts about all the towns in the Municipality of Chalchihuitán (statistics, photos, maps, restaurants...) at this link.

Unemployment, economy and dwelling data in Sisim:
Employed population over 12 years:28.85%31.62%
Employed population over 12 years (men):51.17%51.64%
Employed population over 12 years (women):4.40%9.82%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:12953
Homes with electricity:76.74%68.00%
Housing with piped water:65.12%64.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:8.53%84.00%
Dwellings with radio:16.28%36.00%
Housing with television:19.38%18.00%
Housing with refrigerator:1.55%0.00%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Housing with automobile:0.78%2.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:47.29%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Sisim (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 Sisim

With the satellite map of Sisim 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 Chalchihuitán. Get free live access to satellite views of 2023 of Sisim.

Population pyramid of Sisim (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Sisim
Data of the age pyramid of the town Sisim (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)5257109
Youth (6-14 years)6585150
Adults (15-59 years)139145284
Elderly (60+ years)171229

Photos of Sisim

Would you like to see what this town looks like and enjoy landscape photos of Sisim? We have located on the Internet several beautiful images of places and locations nearby, so you can see the beauty of this Mexican town. Some are artistic photos and others are simply panoramic photos taken by amateurs and friends who simply like Sisim.

Enjoy photos of Sisim at this link

Vote for Sisim

Do you like Sisim or don't you like it very much? Now you can vote for Sisim to let everyone know about it. Use these stars ("0" you don't like it much, "5" you like it a lot) to rate it with your opinion.

Average Rating: 0.0/5
(considering 0 votes)

Schools in Sisim

>>> Map with all the towns within the municipality of Chalchihuitán

>>> Click here to see more towns in the State of Chiapas (statistics, photos, maps, restaurants, hotels,...) <<<

Other towns in the Municipality of Chalchihuitán

  1. Bejeltón (149 inhabitants)
  2. Bololchojón (66 inhabitants)
  3. Ch'Enmut (469 inhabitants)
  4. Chalchihuitán (1976 inhabitants)
  5. El Paraíso (185 inhabitants)
  6. Emiliano Zapata (484 inhabitants)
  7. Jolik'Alum (400 inhabitants)
  8. Jolmochil (193 inhabitants)
  9. Jolomtic (39 inhabitants)
  10. Jolsostetic (262 inhabitants)
  11. Mashilo (18 inhabitants)
  12. N'Amtic (393 inhabitants)
  13. Saclum (934 inhabitants)
  14. Sisim (572 inhabitants)
  15. Vista Hermosa (124 inhabitants)