Yucatán Mexico
Rolando Rodrigo Zapata Bello
Director de Planeación y Políticas para la Sustentabilidad

Yucatan is located on the southeast of Mexico, with a coastline extending more than 340 km,  representing 3.1% of the national total. It is made up of 106 municipalities. 42% of the inhabitants of the entity reside in the capital, Mérida. Nearly 90% of the state is charachterized by a subhumid warm climate with rains in summer.  The rest of the state is very characterized by warm semi-dry climate. The average annual temperature is 26 ° C with an average annual precipitation of 902 mm, which occurs mainly in summer.  Yucatan is home to the Yucatán moist forests, which is a  subtropical moist broadleaf forests biome.

Summary

39,583km²
48.8%
+0.0%
2010 - 2011

Demographics

2.10 M
1.9%
Type% 
Urban78.00
Rural22.00
Group% 
Multi-ethnic--
White--
Black--
Indigenous--
Other--

Economy

MXN--
MXN--
Type% 
Services64.00
Industry, Mining32.00
Agriculture, Forestry4.00
0.739
The Yucatan products that have the highest demand according to SAGARPA are watermelon, cucumber, lemon and beef.

Forest Status

33,441km²
19,328km²
Typekm² 
Secondary Sub-deciduous Forest14,728
Primary Deciduous6,958
Secondary Sub-deciduous Jungle2,185
Secondary Deciduous1,597
Primary Perrenial607
Secondary Perennial Forest322
Primary Encino Forest--
Secondary Encino Forest--
Secondary Mesophytic Foresty--
Primary Mesophytic Forest--
Conifer Forest Primary--
Secondary Coniferous--
14,113km²
71M MtC
Typekm² 
Ejido21,843
Protected Area6,241
Other--

Sources

1. Directorio de Funcionarios del Estado de Yucatán link
2. Directorio de funcionarios de la Secretaría de Desarrollo Urbano y Medio Ambiente
3. Directorio de funcionarios de la Secretaría de Desarrollo Urbano y Medio Ambiente link
4. Conociendo Yucatán Quinta Edición, INEGI 2016.
5. Mexico FREL link
6. Panorama sociodemográfico de México,INEGI 2015. link
7. FUENTE: INEGI. Censo de Población y Vivienda 2010.
8. Yucatán, Informe PROMEXICO Inversión y Comercio, Secretaría de Economía, 2016.
9. Evolución y prospectiva del PIB regional y estatal de México, 2005-2014. AR. Información para decidir, Serie Macroeconomía, Año 12, N° 99, 2012, 262 pp.
10. Índice de Desarrollo Humano para las entidades federativas, México 2015. PNUD,2015.
11. Oportunidades de mercado para Yucatán 2009. SAGARPA,2009.
12. https://www.forestcarbonpartnership.org/sites/fcp/files/2016/Oct/Anexo%202.%20Informaci%C3%B3n%20de%20las%20condiciones%20ambientales.pdf
13. CONANP
14. INEGI/FCPF FREL