Yashanal (Chiapas)

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All the information about this town of 2,125 inhabitants of the State of Chiapas

The town of Yashanal is located in the Municipality of Tenejapa (in the State of Chiapas). There are 2,125 inhabitants. Of all the towns in the municipality, it occupies the number #5 in terms of number of inhabitants. Yashanal is at 1,737 meters of altitude.

Data: In Yashanal, there is a percentage of 100% of indigenous population and 17% of the households have a cell phone. Need more statistics on Yashanal? They are at the bottom of this page.

The town of Yashanal is located at 6.0 kilometers from Kotolte, which is the most populated locality in the municipality, in the East direction. In addition, it is located at 4.1 kilometers from Tenejapa, 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 Yashanal.

Where is Yashanal? How to get there? Map

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The population of Yashanal (Chiapas) is 2,125 inhabitants

Population data in Yashanal (Chiapas)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in Yashanal: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Yashanal:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.578.04
Population coming from outside the State of Chiapas:0.09%0.05%
Illiterate population:11.39%13.21%
Illiterate population (men):3.72%8.04%
Illiterate population (women):7.67%18.09%
Schooling level:5.494.80
Schooling level (men):6.155.41
Schooling level (women):4.864.25
Indigenous culture data in Yashanal:
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:85.22%84.42%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:41.98%48.60%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Yashanal, 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 Yashanal:
Employed population over 12 years:39.44%25.04%
Employed population over 12 years (men):50.48%50.87%
Employed population over 12 years (women):28.81%0.62%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:352303
Homes with electricity:99.72%98.26%
Housing with piped water:99.43%76.04%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:57.67%97.57%
Dwellings with radio:55.97%56.25%
Housing with television:46.59%34.03%
Housing with refrigerator:3.12%1.39%
Housing with washing machine:0.00%0.00%
Housing with automobile:2.56%3.12%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.85%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:4.83%11.11%
Dwellings with cellular phones:17.33%2.08%
Homes with Internet:0.85%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Yashanal (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 Yashanal

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Population pyramid of Yashanal (Chiapas)

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

Population pyramid of Yashanal
Data of the age pyramid of the town Yashanal (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)184182366
Youth (6-14 years)288270558
Adults (15-59 years)5575341,091
Elderly (60+ years)5456110

Photos of Yashanal

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  10. Guadalupe (81 inhabitants)
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