Figure 4. Estimated Population by Age and Gender, 1985
Source: Based on information from Federal Republic of Germany,
Statistisches Bundesamt, Länderbericht Honduras, 1989.
Wiesbaden, 1989, 18.
In 1993 Honduras still had a low population density
explosive population growth during the second half of the
century and significant immigration from neighboring
population was also slightly more than 50 percent rural
unevenly distributed in the mountainous areas around the
and near the Salvadoran border, and in the Río Ulúa
internal migration, however, was expected to change
a rural highlands nation in the twentieth century to an
with large segments living in coastal lowlands in the
Data as of December 1993