Mexico - Chiapas - Zinacantán


Information and facts about the municipality of Zinacantán

Location of Zinacantán

The municipality of Zinacantán is located in the Mexican state of Chiapas México

Population of Zinacantán

The overall population of the municipality named Zinacantán is 31061 citizens, 14818 males and 16243 females.

Age distribution

The population of Zinacantán is divided into 15847 minors and 15214 adults, with 1599 of them older than 60 years.

Indigenous population of Zinacantán

30610 people in Zinacantán live in indigenous households. An indigenous language is spoken by 25980 people who are older than 5 years. The number of people who only speak an indigenous language is 11451 and 14389 speak both an indigenous language and Spanish.

Social Structure

A legal claim on health care and social insurance benefits have 255 citizens of Zinacantán.

Economic situation

In Zinacantán about 5805 households are registered.

5611 of these households are common houses or apartments, 3450 are without floor and about 1736 consist of one room only.

4063 of the normal households have sanitary installations, 3756 are connected to the public water supply, 5392 have access to electricity.

The economic situation allows 11 households to own a computer, 45 own a washing machine and 2593 households are equipped with one ore more televisions.

School and education in Zinacantán

Besides the 8970 analphabets aged 15 or older, about 2361 minors between 6 and 14 are not visiting a school.

8743 inhabitants of the population of 15 years and older did not visit a school and 7612 persons did not finish the school. 700 visited only the 6 years lasting primary school, 294 visited and finished the college or similar scholar institutions.

A total of 612 aged 15 to 24 years visited a school, the medium time school is visited through the whole population is 3 years.

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