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Benito Juárez

Municipality of Quintana Roo

2020: 911,503, Population

 2020: US$83.1M, International sales

  2020: US$525M, International purchases

Jan-Dec 2023: US$985M, FDI in the State of Quintana Roo

About Benito Juárez

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In 2020, the population in Benito Juárez was 911,503 inhabitants (50.4% men and 49.6% women). Compared to 2010, the population in Benito Juárez increased by 37.9%.

International sales of Benito Juárez in 2023 were US$83.1M, 7.68% more than the previous year. The products with the highest level of international sales in 2023 were Safety Glass Consisting Tempered Glass or Plywood (US$16.1M), Water, Including Mineral Waters and Aerated Waters, Containing Added Sugar or other Sweetening Matter or Flavored, and other Non-Alcoholic Beverages, except Fruit Juices or Fruit or Vegetable Juices of Heading 20.09 (US$5.28M), and Joinery and Carpentry of Wood, Including Cellular Wood Panels, Assembled Flooring Panels and Tablets to Cover Roofs or Facades ( "Shingles" and "Shakes"), Madera (US$2.7M).

International purchases of Benito Juárez in 2023 were US$525M, 8.78% more than the previous year. The products with the highest level of international purchases in 2023 were Fish Fillets and other Fish Meat (Whether or not Minced), Fresh, Chilled or Frozen (US$39.6M), Motor Vehicles for the Transport of Goods (US$19.7M), and Other Furniture and Parts (US$15.6M).

Net International Trade

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January, 2024

  • US$34.1M, International purchases
  • US$4.04M, International sales

* Foreign trade data has been anonymized.

In january 2024, international sales of Benito Juárez were US$4.04M and a total of US$34.1M in international purchases. For this month the net trade balance of Benito Juárez it was of -US$30M.

International Sales

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Safety Glass Consisting Tempered Glass or Plywood: US$16.1M, Main Exported Product (2020)

United States: US$17.9M, Main Destination (2020)

* Foreign trade data has been anonymized.

The main international sales in 2023 were Safety Glass Consisting Tempered Glass or Plywood (US$16.1M), Water, Including Mineral Waters and Aerated Waters, Containing Added Sugar or other Sweetening Matter or Flavored, and other Non-Alcoholic Beverages, except Fruit Juices or Fruit or Vegetable Juices of Heading 20.09 (US$5.28M), and Joinery and Carpentry of Wood, Including Cellular Wood Panels, Assembled Flooring Panels and Tablets to Cover Roofs or Facades ( "Shingles" and "Shakes"), Madera (US$2.7M).

The main international sales destinations in 2023 were United States (US$17.9M), Cuba (US$12.1M), and Jamaica (US$8.2M).

International Purchases

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Fish Fillets and other Fish Meat (Whether or not Minced), Fresh, Chilled or Frozen: US$39.6M, Main Imported Product (2020)

China: US$158M, Main Origin (2020)

* Foreign trade data has been anonymized.

The main international purchases in 2023 were Fish Fillets and other Fish Meat (Whether or not Minced), Fresh, Chilled or Frozen (US$39.6M), Motor Vehicles for the Transport of Goods (US$19.7M), and Other Furniture and Parts (US$15.6M).

The main countries of origin of international purchases in 2023 were China (US$158M), United States (US$96.5M), and Spain (US$61.6M).

Monthly International Trade

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* Foreign trade data has been anonymized.

The main international sale in january 2024 was Curtains and Curtains; Valances and Baseboards of Bed (US$82.7k). The main international sales destinations were Cuba (US$177k), Antigua and Barbuda (US$169k), and Dominican Republic (US$97.2k).

The main international purchase in january 2024 was Fish Fillets and other Fish Meat (Whether or not Minced), Fresh, Chilled or Frozen (US$6.46M). The main countries of origin of international purchases were China (US$11.2M), United States (US$4.13M), and Spain (US$2.85M).

Foreign Direct Investment

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Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)

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  • US$985M, FDI Jan-Dec 2023
  • US$10.4B, FDI Jan-1999 to Dec-2023

In the period January to December 2023, FDI in Quintana Roo reached the US$985M, distributed in reinvestment of earnings (US$255M), equity capital (US$234M), and inter-company debts (US$7.14M).

From January 1999 and December 2023, Quintana Roo accumulates a total of US$712B in FDI, distributed in equity capital (US$7.92B), reinvestment of earnings (US$2.27B), and inter-company debts (US$184M).

* Foreign Direct Investment data is available to Quintana Roo's state.

* Confidential data is not shown in the chart (see information icon in the section).

Origin Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)

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Main investor country Jan-Dec 2023: Netherlands, US$182M

Main investor country Jan-1999 to Dec-2023: United States, US$2.98B

From January to December de 2023, the main origin countries of FDI in Quintana Roo were Netherlands (US$182M), United States (US$131M), and Spain (US$60.5M).

Between January 1999 and December 2023, the countries that have contributed the most to FDI are United States (US$2.98B), Spain (US$2.73B), and Netherlands (US$1.84B).

* Foreign Direct Investment data is available to Quintana Roo's state.

* Countries with sensitive data are not shown on the map.

* Information download does not contain confidential data.

Population and Housing

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Benito Juárez 2020: 452,178, Female Population

 Benito Juárez 2020: 459,325, Male Population

The total population of Benito Juárez in 2020 was 911,503 inhabitants, with 49.6% woman, and 50.4% men.

The age ranges that concentrated the largest population were 25 to 29 years (93,271 inhabitants), 30 to 34 years (85,696 inhabitants), and 20 to 24 years (82,839 inhabitants). Among them they concentrated 28.7% of the total population.

* In the case of the Afro-descendant population, reference is made to the population that is recognized as Afro-descendant.

Indigenous Dialect

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73.5k inhabitants, Population that speaks an indigenous language

The visualization shows the 10 main indigenous languages spoken by the population of Benito Juárez.

The population of 3 years and over that speaks at least one indigenous language was 73.5k inhabitants, which corresponds to 8.07% of the total population of Benito Juárez.

The most widely spoken indigenous dialects were Maya (56,905 inhabitants), Tseltal (4,098 inhabitants), and Tsotsil (3,208 inhabitants).

Foreign Immigration

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The geomap shows the countries of origin of migrants to Benito Juárez in recent years. The bar chart shows the main causes of migration.

The largest number of migrants who entered Benito Juárez in the last 5 years came from Guatemala (1.8k people), Argentina (1.18k people), and Venezuela (1.15k people).

The main causes of migration to Benito Juárez in recent years were labor (2.86k people), family (2.05k people), and economical (1.68k people).

* The data displayed were obtained from the extended questionnaire whose data have a confidence interval of 90% and an error of 0.2.

Quality of Life

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Rooms and Bedrooms of the House

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  • 31%, Housing with 3 rooms (2020)
  • 44.7%, Housing with 2 bedrooms (2020)

In 2020, most inhabited private homes had 3 and 2 rooms, 31% and 29.1%, respectively.

In the same period, the inhabited private homes with 2 and 1 bedrooms, 44.7% and 39.8%, respectively.

* The percentage distribution does not add to 100% because the value of the unspecified is not included.

* The data displayed were obtained from the extended questionnaire whose data have a confidence interval of 90% and an error of 0.2.

Services and Connectivity in the Housing

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The icons show the percentage of households that have certain elements of connectivity and/or services. With the upper selector you can switch between 5 categories that include different elements: access to technologies, entertaiment, availability of goods, availability of transport and equipment.

Data provided by Censo de Población y Vivienda 2020 (Cuestionario Básico y Cuestionario Ampliado)

2020: 38.4, Average time travel to work in minutes

 2020: 17.1, Average time travel to school in minutes

The visualization shows the population distribution according to travel times to work in 2020 compared to travel times at the national level.

In Benito Juárez, the average travel time from home to work was 38.4 minutes, 77.2% of the population takes less than an hour to move, while 13% takes more than 1 hour to get to work.

On the other hand, the average travel time from home to place of study was 17.1 minutes, 97.5% of the population takes less than an hour to move, while 1.36% takes more than 1 hour.

* The data displayed were obtained from the extended questionnaire whose data have a confidence interval of 90% and an error of 0.2.

Means of Transportation to Work and to School

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The visualization shows the distribution of the means of transport to work or place to study used by the population of Benito Juárez according to travel times.

In 2020, 49.5% of the population used to walk as the main means of transportation to work.

Regarding the means of transport to go to the place of study, 48.6% of the population used bus, taxi, or similar as the main means of transportation.

* The data displayed were obtained from the extended questionnaire whose data have a confidence interval of 90% and an error of 0.2.

Employment and Education

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Economically Active Population

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Economically Active Population: 65.7%, 2023-Q4

Unemployment Rate: 2.61%, 2023-Q4

* The data presented is available to Quintana Roo's state, since there is no representation at the municipality level.

In the fourth quarter of 2023, the labor participation rate in Quintana Roo was 65.7%, which implied an increase of 0.18 percentage points compared to the previous quarter (65.5%).

The unemployment rate was 2.61 % (26k people), which implied a decrease of 0.13 percentage points compared to the previous quarter (2.74%).

Salaries and Workforce

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54.6% Formal - 45.4% Informal: 970k, Workforce 2023-Q4

$8.7k MX Formal - $5.62k MX Informal: $7.3k MX, Average Monthly Salary 2023-Q4

* The data presented is available to Quintana Roo's state, since there is no representation at the municipality level.

The population employed in Quintana Roo in the fourth quarter of 2023 was 970k people, being  1.78% higher than the previous quarter (953k employed).

The average monthly salary in the fourth quarter of 2023 it was of $7.3k MX being $107 MX lower than the previous quarter ($7.41k MX).

Workforce and Salaries by Occupation

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Género

  • 41 %, Employed women 2023-Q4
  • 59 %, Employed men 2023-Q4

* The data presented is available to Quintana Roo's state, since there is no representation at the municipality level.

In fourth quarter of 2023, Quintana Roo had 969,918 employed.

The occupations with the most workers during the fourth quarter of 2023 were Sales Employees, Dispatchers and Dependent on Trade (56.6k), Bus Drivers, Trucks, Taxis and Passenger Cars (33.7k), and Waiters (32.6k)

Levels of Schooling

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The chart shows the percentage distribution of the population aged 15 years and over in Benito Juárez according to the approved academic degree.

In 2020, the main academic degrees of the population of Benito Juárez were Middle School (211k people or 31.3% of the total), High School or General Baccalaureate (201k people or 29.9% of the total), and Bachelor's Degree (115k people or 17.2% of the total).

It is possible to see the distribution of academic degrees by sex by changing the option selected in the upper button.

* The data displayed were obtained from the extended questionnaire whose data have a confidence interval of 90% and an error of 0.2.

Illiteracy rate

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Benito Juárez 2020: 1.84%, Average illiteracy rate

The illiteracy rate for Benito Juárez in 2020 was 1.84%. Of the total illiterate population, 36.8% corresponded to men and 63.2% to women.

* The illiterate population is considered to be the population aged 15 and over who cannot read or write.

Higher Education Enrollment by Training Field

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Upper Secondary Education Graduates by State

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Benito Juárez: 406k, Total number of graduates from upper secondary education 2021 - 2022

*The values presented were provided by the SEP and correspond to values for the period 2021-2022.

The states with the highest number of graduates in the 2020-2021 school period were: Estado de México (8.08%, 32,803 graduates), Ciudad de México (6.75%, 27,386 graduates), Guanajuato (6.43%, 26,094 graduates), Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (5.75%, 23,345 graduates), and Tamaulipas (5.26%, 21,329 graduates).

Graduate Students of Upper Secondary Education by Carrer

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Benito Juárez: 189, Total number of careers in Upper Secondary Education

*The values presented were provided by the SEP and correspond to values for the period 2021-2022.

The upper secondary education courses in Mexico with the highest number of graduates were Programación (9.94%, 40,342 graduates), Soporte Y Mantenimiento De Equipo De Cómputo (6.8%, 27,588 graduates), and Contabilidad (6.2%, 25,161 graduates).

Health Resources

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Health Institutions and Type

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Stratum

The matrix is colored according to el número de unidades de salud by type and institution. The data is updated as of March 2022.

With the top selectors you can change the indicator and analyze the data for the rural and urban strata.

Data provided by Secretaría de Salud and CONAPO.

Health Establishments by Institution

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The graphs show the distribution of health units by rural or urban stratum and by type of establishment through March 2022.

By clicking on a chart it is possible to filter the information displayed by the other chart.

Health Resources by Subcategory

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The treemap shows the distribution of health centers according to specialties in Benito Juárez.

You can click on any box in the chart to view the distribution of the selected specialty by units type in the donut chart.  Or select a unit type in the donut chart to modify the treemap data.

Health Coverage

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Health Options and Coverage

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  • 11.6 %, Population served by Seguro Popular
  • 52.9 %, Population served by Social Security

In Benito Juárez, the most widely used health care options in 2020 were IMSS (Social Security) (461k), Another place (185k), and SSAs Health Care Center or Hospital (101k).

In the same year, the social insurances that grouped the largest number of people were Popular Insurance or New Generation (XXI Century Health Insurance) (535k) and Not Specified (209k).

* The sum of the affiliated population is greater than the national population because a person can be affiliated with multiple health institutions.

* The data displayed were obtained from the extended questionnaire whose data have a confidence interval of 90% and an error of 0.2.

Difficulty Performing Daily Activities

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In 2020, the main disabilities present in the population of Benito Juárez were visual disability (16.1k people), physical disability (12.5k people), and motor disability (5.87k people).

* A person can have more than one disability and appear counted in more than one category.

Disability and Diversity

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The chart shows the population pyramid of disability population in Benito Juárez. With the upper selector it is possible to review the population pyramid for different types of disability.

By default, the chart shows the distribution of the visual disability population. 16,124 people with visual disabilities were totaled, 55.1% women and 44.9% men.

According to gender and age range, women among 50 to 54 years concentrated the 5.57% of the total population with visual disability, while men among 55 to 59 years concentrated the 4.22% of this population group.

Causes or Origins of Disabilities

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The matrix chart shows the distribution of the population with disabilities according to the type of disability and its causes or origins.

* A person can have more than one disability and appear counted in more than one category.

* The data displayed were obtained from the extended questionnaire whose data have a confidence interval of 90% and an error of 0.2.

Evolution of COVID-19 Cases

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Time Axis

* The dashed line indicates preliminary data that will be confirmed during the next 7 days.

The visualization presents the evolution of daily cases by COVID-19 in Benito Juárez.

With the selector at the top it is possible to change the visualization to the evolution of deaths by COVID-19 (daily or accumulated). There is also the option of viewing the data with a 7-day rolling mean or a rate per 100,000 inhabitants.

The visualization shows the distribution of deaths according to comorbidity in Benito Juárez. All the deceased reported to date are considered.

The buttons at the top allow you to see this distribution for the total of confirmed cases and hospitalized cases to date in Benito Juárez.

COVID-19 Cases by Sex and Age Range

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The visualization shows the distribution of confirmed cases according to age range and sex in Benito Juárez to the date.

The selector at the top allows you to see this distribution for deceased and hospitalized patients. Additionally, when selecting type of patient it is possible to visualize the distribution by age range of hospitalized and outpatient patients.

Inequality in Income Distribution

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  • $46.4k MX, Average quarterly current income in 2020
  • $137k MX, Difference between decile I and X in 2020

* The data presented is available to Quintana Roo's state, since there is no representation at the municipality level.

The visualization shows the total average quarterly current income per household in deciles of households in Quintana Roo comparing the years 2016, 2018 and 2020.

In Quintana Roo, 10% of the lowest income households (first decile) had an average quarterly income of $8.66k MX in 2020, while the 10% of households with the highest income (tenth decile) had an average quarterly income of $146k MX in the same period.

Diversity of the Person of Reference or Head of the Household

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  • 32.7%, Dwellings with women heads of household
  • 67.3%, Dwellings with men heads of household

According to data from the Population Census 2020, 287k dwellings were registered. Of these, 32.7% are homes where the person of reference is a woman and 67.3% corresponds to homes where the person of reference is a man.

Regarding the age ranges of the person of reference, 14.2% of the dwellings concentrated heads of household between 35 a 39 años.

2020: 0.39, GINI in Benito Juárez

The Gini coefficient or Gini index is a statistical measure designed to represent the income distribution of the inhabitants, specifically, the inequality between them. Indices closer to 0, represent more equity among its inhabitants, while values close to 1, express maximum inequity among its population.

In 2020, in Quintana Roo, the municipalities with the lowest social inequality, according to the GINI index, were: Isla Mujeres (0.373), Solidaridad (0.377), Cozumel (0.381), Benito Juárez (0.389), and Puerto Morelos (0.418). On the other hand, the municipalities with less social equality by this metric were: Felipe Carrillo Puerto (0.514), Bacalar (0.485), José María Morelos (0.472), Tulum (0.468), and Lázaro Cárdenas (0.428).

Poverty and Social Deprivation Indicators

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Percentage of the Total Population in 2020

  • 6.23%, Population in extreme poverty
  • 31.7%, Population in moderate poverty

The visualization compares various indicators of poverty and social deprivation.

In 2020, 31.7% of the population was in a situation of moderate poverty and 6.23% in extreme poverty. The vulnerable population due to social deprivation reached a 26.8%, while the vulnerable population due to income was 9.2%.

The main social deficiencies of Benito Juárez in 2020 were deprivation social security, deprivation health services and deprivation food access.

Public security

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Definition of Concepts

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In order to understand Public Safety in Mexico, this section analyzes two main concepts corresponding to theoretical approaches from which the level of Public Safety is understood: a) Perception and b) Complaint.

The perception of security seeks to measure the perception of public security that the population and households have about the place where they reside and its relationship with crime. On the other hand, the perception of trust in authorities or institutional performance seeks to know how the population perceives authorities and the actions they carry out, regardless of whether or not they have been victims of crime.

The term of complaint is used in the act by which a subject, victim or witness of a crime, reports or establishes the facts in front of the pertinent authorities, reporting an irregularity, criminal act or crime in order to be investigated.

Perception of Security

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Perception of Security in your State

  • 25.7 %, Men
  • 15.9 %, Women

* The data presented is available to Quintana Roo's state, since there is no representation at the municipality level.

In 2023, 25.7% of men over 18 years old in Quintana Roo perceived security in their state, while 15.9% of women over 18 years old shared this perception.

At the personal level, men from the upper middle socio-demographic stratum perceived greater security (33.7%), while women perceived greater security in the lower middle socioeconomic stratum (17.9%).

Trust in Authorities

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* The data presented is available to Quintana Roo's state, since there is no representation at the municipality level.

In 2023, 8.68% of the population of Quintana Roo claimed to have a lot of confidence in the state police, while a 21.5% indicated they have a lot of distrust.

Similarly, a 9.71% of the population assured that they had a lot of trust in the Public Ministry and State Prosecutors, a 13.5% in the Judges and a 32.9% in the Federal Police, while a 22.9%, a 22.9% and a 7.58% claimed to have a lot of distrust in them, respectively.

In the graph you can analyze the level of trust in other authorities and review the data by gender by changing the option selected in the upper button.

* Percentages exclude the "Don't know / no answer" option.

Complaints by Goods Affected

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February 2024: 2,074, Total complaints

 February 2024: Stole, Main complaint

The complaints with the highest occurrence during February 2024 were Stole (564), Domestic Violence (267), and Damage to Property (213), which covered a 50.3% of total complaints for the month.

When comparing the number of complaints in February 2023 and February 2024, those with the highest growth were Failure to Comply with Obligations of Family Assistance (160%), Breaking and Entering (150%), and Corruption of Minors (125%).