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Canchungo

Area of Canchungo 714.7 km²
Population 51,224
Male Population 23,411 (45.7%)
Female Population 27,813 (54.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +47.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +14.8%
Median Age 18.6 years old
Male Median Age 16.7 years old
Female Median Age 20.2 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time
Canchungo is a town located in the western Cacheu Region of Guinea-Bissau formerly known as Vila Teixeira Pinto after Major Teixeira Pinto, the colonial officer that pacified the area. Source: Wikipedia

Canchungo Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 34,810 40,325 44,603 51,224
Population Density 48.7 / km² 56.4 / km² 62.4 / km² 71.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Canchungo Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 14.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Canchungo +47.2% +27% +14.8%
Cacheu +69.9% +40.1% +22.2%
Guinea-Bissau +137.7% +75% +40.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Canchungo Median Age

Median Age: 18.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Canchungo 18.6 years 16.7 years 20.2 years
Cacheu 18.5 years 16.7 years 20.2 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Canchungo Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 4,006 4,298 8,304
5-9 3,604 3,697 7,301
10-14 3,157 3,015 6,172
15-19 2,767 2,777 5,544
20-24 2,101 2,593 4,695
25-29 1,771 2,349 4,120
30-34 1,239 1,656 2,896
35-39 1,112 1,550 2,662
40-44 821 1,219 2,040
45-49 750 1,143 1,893
50-54 557 933 1,491
55-59 461 722 1,183
60-64 392 678 1,070
65-69 300 491 791
70-74 216 392 609
75-79 159 302 461
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Canchungo Population Density

Population Density: 71.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Canchungo 51,224 714.7 km² 71.7 / km²
Cacheu 223,970 5,055.2 km² 44.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Canchungo Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 900 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
900 1,159 n/a n/a
1000 1,324 1.3% 16
1100 1,513 1.3% 18
1200 1,730 1.3% 21
1300 1,977 1.3% 24
1400 2,259 1.3% 28
1500 2,582 1.3% 32
1600 2,950 1.3% 36
1700 3,372 1.3% 42
1800 4,768 3.5% 139
1900 8,319 5.7% 355
1910 9,134 9.8% 815
1920 10,236 12.1% 1,102
1930 11,884 16.1% 1,648
1940 14,870 25.1% 2,986
1950 24,301 63.4% 9,431
1960 28,218 16.1% 3,917
1970 28,997 2.8% 779
1990 40,325 17.9% 5,664
2000 44,603 10.6% 4,278
2020 56,063 12.1% 5,730
2030 64,471 15% 8,408
2040 71,678 11.2% 7,207
2050 77,071 7.5% 5,393
2060 80,381 4.3% 3,310
2070 82,056 2.1% 1,675
2080 82,278 0.3% 222
2090 80,968 -1.6% -1,310
2100 78,954 -2.5% -2,014
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

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.

Other places in Cacheu

Place Area Population Population Density
Bigene 952.1 km² 64,941 68.2 / km²
Bula 662.2 km² 37,873 57.2 / km²
Caio 649.5 km² 14,170 21.8 / km²
Calequisse 982.8 km² 21,574 22.0 / km²
Sao Domingos 1,093.9 km² 34,191 31.3 / km²
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