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Caravela

Area of Caravela 656.7 km²
Population 12,608
Male Population 6,117 (48.5%)
Female Population 6,491 (51.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +59.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +19.3%
Median Age 18.5 years old
Male Median Age 17.3 years old
Female Median Age 19.7 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Caravela Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 7,921 9,474 10,565 12,608
Population Density 12.1 / km² 14.4 / km² 16.1 / km² 19.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Caravela Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 19.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Caravela +59.2% +33.1% +19.3%
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

Caravela Median Age

Median Age: 18.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Caravela 18.5 years 17.3 years 19.7 years
Bolama 18.5 years 17.3 years 19.7 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Caravela Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 962 955 1,917
5-9 886 823 1,709
10-14 863 803 1,667
15-19 760 713 1,474
20-24 530 627 1,158
25-29 418 533 952
30-34 322 404 727
35-39 315 389 705
40-44 250 275 526
45-49 228 263 492
50-54 155 185 340
55-59 113 143 257
60-64 116 147 263
65-69 82 108 191
70-74 72 75 147
75-79 45 47 93
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Caravela Population Density

Population Density: 19.2 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Caravela 12,608 656.7 km² 19.2 / km²
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

Caravela Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 400 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
400 254 n/a n/a
500 290 1.3% 3
600 332 1.4% 4
700 379 1.3% 4
800 433 1.3% 5
900 495 1.3% 6
1000 565 1.3% 7
1100 646 1.3% 8
1200 738 1.3% 9
1300 843 1.3% 10
1400 964 1.4% 12
1500 1,101 1.3% 13
1600 1,259 1.4% 15
1700 1,438 1.3% 17
1800 1,779 2.2% 34
1900 2,447 3.2% 66
1910 2,608 6.6% 161
1920 2,833 8.6% 225
1930 3,185 12.4% 352
1940 3,854 21% 669
1950 6,084 57.9% 2,230
1960 6,815 12% 731
1970 6,747 -1% -68
1990 9,474 18.5% 1,363
2000 10,565 11.5% 1,091
2020 13,592 13.4% 1,513
2030 15,261 12.3% 1,669
2040 16,674 9.3% 1,413
2050 17,629 5.7% 955
2060 18,097 2.7% 468
2070 18,198 0.6% 101
2080 17,997 -1.1% -201
2090 17,488 -2.8% -509
2100 16,871 -3.5% -617
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 Bolama

Place Area Population Population Density
Bolama 143.5 km² 11,822 82.4 / km²
Bubaque 755.9 km² 12,922 17.1 / km²
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