Tzununil (Chiapas)

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The town of Tzununil is located in the Municipality of Chalchihuitán (in the State of Chiapas). There are 1,072 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #5 in terms of number of inhabitants. Tzununil is at 939 meters of altitude.

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

The town of Tzununil is located at 10.6 kilometers from Chiquinshulum, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the South direction. In addition, it is located at 1.9 kilometers from Chalchihuitán, which is the capital of the municipality, in the North direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Tzununil.

Where is Tzununil? How to get there? Map

Online map of Tzununil in Chiapas, with an interactive cartography with which you can see closely the town, centered on Map marker

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The population of Tzununil (Chiapas) is 1,072 inhabitants

Population data in Tzununil (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Tzununil: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Tzununil:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.8718.71
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.09%0.00%
Illiterate population:25.28%20.52%
Illiterate population (men):10.26%18.71%
Illiterate population (women):15.02%22.27%
Schooling level:3.633.72
Schooling level (men):3.834.12
Schooling level (women):3.453.29
Indigenous culture data in Tzununil:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:81.34%81.37%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:62.50%69.93%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Tzununil, 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 Tzununil:
Employed population over 12 years:28.45%23.82%
Employed population over 12 years (men):49.50%45.32%
Employed population over 12 years (women):10.26%3.02%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:264168
Homes with electricity:97.35%88.55%
Housing with piped water:31.06%6.63%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:2.65%89.76%
Dwellings with radio:25.76%17.47%
Housing with television:42.80%21.69%
Housing with refrigerator:5.30%2.41%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Housing with automobile:1.52%0.60%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.38%0.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:19.32%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Tzununil (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 Tzununil

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

Population pyramid of Tzununil (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Tzununil
Data of the age pyramid of the town Tzununil (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)118100218
Youth (6-14 years)145122267
Adults (15-59 years)290255545
Elderly (60+ years)222042

Photos of Tzununil

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