Yalvanté (Chiapas)

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The town of Yalvanté is located in the Municipality of Chamula (in the State of Chiapas). There are 327 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #111 in terms of number of inhabitants. Yalvanté is at 2,163 meters of altitude.

Data: In Yalvanté, 12% of individuals have completed secondary education and 0% of households have a personal computer, laptop or tablet. More interesting data at the bottom of this page.

The town of Yalvanté is located at 9.9 kilometers from Chamula, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the West direction. If you browse our webpage, you will also find a map with the location of Yalvanté.

Where is Yalvanté? How to get there? Map

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The population of Yalvanté (Chiapas) is 327 inhabitants

Population data in Yalvanté (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Yalvanté: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Yalvanté:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.4117.31
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.00%0.00%
Illiterate population:18.65%24.77%
Illiterate population (men):4.28%17.31%
Illiterate population (women):14.37%31.82%
Schooling level:4.23.31
Schooling level (men):4.833.70
Schooling level (women):3.633.01
Indigenous culture data in Yalvanté:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:87.46%82.24%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:37.00%44.39%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Yalvanté, 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 Yalvanté:
Employed population over 12 years:27.22%40.19%
Employed population over 12 years (men):52.26%50.96%
Employed population over 12 years (women):4.65%30.00%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:6566
Homes with electricity:100.00%100.00%
Housing with piped water:47.69%0.00%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:33.85%94.00%
Dwellings with radio:55.38%42.00%
Housing with television:75.38%72.00%
Housing with refrigerator:20.00%6.00%
Housing with washing machine:7.69%0.00%
Housing with automobile:32.31%24.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:6.15%14.00%
Dwellings with cellular phones:70.77%18.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Yalvanté (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Chiapas, and with the total for the country.

Hotels and Accommodation near Yalvanté

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Satellite photo of Yalvanté

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Population pyramid of Yalvanté (Chiapas)

In Yalvanté there is a very characteristic age structure of the population, which you can see in the following population pyramid, with data from 2005. After analyzing the demographic data of Yalvanté, separated by men and women, and also by age groups, we can analyze what the future of the population in this town will be like.

Population pyramid of Yalvanté
Data of the age pyramid of the town Yalvanté (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)252045
Youth (6-14 years)403979
Adults (15-59 years)8988177
Elderly (60+ years)18826

Photos of Yalvanté

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The Postal Code of Yalvanté (Chiapas) is 29337

Do you want to know the Postal Code of Yalvanté so that you can send postal packages and letters with complete confidence that they will arrive at their destination? Write down the following 5 digits: 29337. The first two digits of the ZIP code of Yalvanté ("29") correspond to the State of Chiapas, and the last three identify the town itself. As a curiosity, there may be several locations in the same State with the same Post Code.

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