Yucunama (Oaxaca)

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The town of Yucunama is located in the Municipality of San Miguel Chicahua (in the State of Oaxaca). There are 23 inhabitants. It is the most populated town in the position #16 of the whole municipality. Yucunama is at 2,421 meters of altitude.

Data: In Yucunama, 11% of the population over 12 years is single and 0% of the households have Internet connection. More statistics at the bottom of this page.

To locate this beautiful town within the municipality, you must know that Yucunama is located at 3.0 kilometers (in direction West) from the locality of El Fortín Alto, which is the one that has more inhabitants within the municipality. Also, from the capital of the municipality (San Miguel Chicahua) it is at 3.7 kilometers in direction Southwest. 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 Yucunama.

Where is Yucunama? How to get there? Map

How to get to the town of Yucunama 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 Yucunama.


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The population of Yucunama (Oaxaca) is 23 inhabitants

Population data in Yucunama (Oaxaca)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
202014923
2010141630
2005111223
Evolution of the population in Yucunama: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in Yucunama:
20202010
Fertility rate (children per woman):3.7312.50
Population coming from outside the State of Oaxaca:4.35%3.33%
Illiterate population:21.74%13.33%
Illiterate population (men):0.00%12.50%
Illiterate population (women):21.74%14.29%
Schooling level:75.75
Schooling level (men):9.296.60
Schooling level (women):5.554.90
Indigenous culture data in Yucunama:
20202010
Percentage of indigenous population:100.00%100.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:73.91%70.00%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:8.70%3.33%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of Yucunama, 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 Yucunama:
20202010
Employed population over 12 years:26.09%46.67%
Employed population over 12 years (men):44.44%50.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):14.29%42.86%
Number of inhabited private dwellings:715
Homes with electricity:100.00%88.89%
Housing with piped water:100.00%11.11%
Dwellings with toilet or sanitary facilities:14.29%100.00%
Dwellings with radio:57.14%55.56%
Housing with television:28.57%44.44%
Housing with refrigerator:14.29%11.11%
Housing with washing machine:28.57%11.11%
Housing with automobile:14.29%0.00%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:0.00%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:0.00%11.11%
Dwellings with cellular phones:42.86%0.00%
Homes with Internet:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in Yucunama (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 Yucunama

With the satellite map of Yucunama 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 San Miguel Chicahua. You can search free satellite map (2023) of Yucunama.


Population pyramid of Yucunama (Oaxaca)

In Yucunama 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 Yucunama, 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 Yucunama
Data of the age pyramid of the town Yucunama (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)303
Youth (6-14 years)022
Adults (15-59 years)7613
Elderly (60+ years)415

Photos of Yucunama

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  2. Barrio de Chabacano (28 inhabitants)
  3. Cerro Prieto (162 inhabitants)
  4. El Fortín Alto (796 inhabitants)
  5. La Ciénega (Ndutzacoyo) (14 inhabitants)
  6. Llano Prieto (20 inhabitants)
  7. Loma Latzanyco (- inhabitants)
  8. Monte Obscuro (8 inhabitants)
  9. Nruvanzaka (Tinrru San Miguel) (2 inhabitants)
  10. Peña Azul (12 inhabitants)
  11. Yucukada (2 inhabitants)
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  13. Yucuyuchi (89 inhabitants)
  14. Yutzadavi (3 inhabitants)
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