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Bolama

Area of Bolama 1,556.1 km²
Population 37,351
Male Population 18,171 (48.7%)
Female Population 19,179 (51.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +53.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +17%
Median Age 18.5 years old
Male Median Age 17.3 years old
Female Median Age 19.7 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Bolama Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 24,393 28,709 31,937 37,351
Population Density 15.7 / km² 18.4 / km² 20.5 / km² 24.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bolama Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 17% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Bolama +53.1% +30.1% +17%
Guinea-Bissau +137.7% +75% +40.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bolama Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 2,857 2,820 5,678
5-9 2,631 2,430 5,062
10-14 2,565 2,373 4,938
15-19 2,258 2,106 4,365
20-24 1,575 1,854 3,429
25-29 1,242 1,576 2,818
30-34 956 1,195 2,151
35-39 936 1,149 2,086
40-44 742 814 1,556
45-49 679 778 1,457
50-54 460 546 1,006
55-59 335 424 760
60-64 345 433 778
65-69 243 320 564
70-74 214 221 436
75-79 134 140 274
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Bolama Population Density

Population Density: 24.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Bolama 37,351 1,556.1 km² 24.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bolama Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 400 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
400 775 n/a n/a
500 886 1.3% 11
600 1,013 1.3% 12
700 1,157 1.3% 14
800 1,323 1.3% 16
900 1,511 1.3% 18
1000 1,727 1.3% 21
1100 1,974 1.3% 24
1200 2,256 1.3% 28
1300 2,578 1.3% 32
1400 2,946 1.3% 36
1500 3,367 1.3% 42
1600 3,848 1.3% 48
1700 4,398 1.3% 55
1800 5,388 2.1% 99
1900 7,438 3.3% 205
1910 7,936 6.7% 498
1920 8,634 8.8% 698
1930 9,720 12.6% 1,086
1940 11,783 21.2% 2,063
1950 18,633 58.1% 6,850
1960 20,914 12.2% 2,281
1970 20,750 -0.8% -164
1990 28,709 17.6% 3,979
2000 31,937 11.2% 3,228
2020 39,806 11.6% 3,934
2030 43,970 10.5% 4,164
2040 47,471 8% 3,501
2050 49,626 4.5% 2,155
2060 50,386 1.5% 760
2070 50,142 -0.5% -244
2080 49,096 -2.1% -1,046
2090 47,288 -3.7% -1,808
2100 45,220 -4.4% -2,068
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Bolama Annual Weather Averages

December Historical Weather Data

Average High
31.6°C
89.0°F
   Record High Temperature
35.0°C
95.0°F
Sources:
1. NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
2. Lawrimore, Jay H.; Ray, Ron; Applequist, Scott; Korzeniewski, Bryant; Menne, Matthew J. (2016): Global Summary of the Month (GSOM), Version 1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5QV3JJ5. Accessed Fri, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought Low (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.

Top places in Bolama

Other places in Guinea Bissau

Place Area Population Population Density
Bafatá 5,801.6 km² 247,124 42.6 / km²
Biombo 853.3 km² 106,244 124.5 / km²
Bissau 203.6 km² 513,421 2,521 / km²
Cacheu 5,055.2 km² 223,970 44.3 / km²
Gabú 9,089.4 km² 261,866 28.8 / km²
Oio 5,694.9 km² 266,376 46.8 / km²
Quinara 3,511.9 km² 76,605 21.8 / km²
Tombali 3,601.2 km² 112,356 31.2 / km²
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