La Paz

Region:

Latin America and the Caribbean

Member since:

2000

Institution:

Gobierno Municipal de La Paz

Website:

http://www.lapaz.bo/

INDICATORS

Context and Governance
Male (m)
883.216
Inhabitants
Female (f)
946.087
Inhabitants
11.939
sq. km
Total
1.829.303
Inhabitants
 
153
Inhabitant per sqkm
2018
LSE Cities Analysis

LOCAL GOVERNMENTS IN THE METROPOLITAN AREA

Fiscal autonomy
32,20 %
National prominence
1,70 %
Total budget per capita
285,90
USD
Fiscal decentralization
(country level)
Unknown
 
Territorial fragmentation
0,38
Metropolitan coordination
2
 
 
Economic Development
GDP per capita
3.325
USD/capita
Employment share by sector
Unemployment
Economic density
70.277
USD
Economic prominence
27,90 %
Informal economy
 
Gender Equality
Share of elected women
45,50
Women in workforce
1
0,87
Gender pay gap
$1
$0,58
Female school-aged population enrolled
83,80
 
Environmental Sustainability
Green space
2
m2
Air quality (PM2.5)
15
μg/m3
Carbon emissions
1,40
metric tons
Car ownership
2
passenger cars
Wastewater collection coverage
76,30 %
Waste generated per capita
193,50
KG
Renewable energy use
8 %
Quality of Life
Life expectancy (national)
 
Access to public transportation
64,50 %
Affordability of housing
10,10
Higher education enrolment
 
Fragile cities index
2,09