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Chimbu (Simbu) Province, Papua New Guinea

Area of Chimbu (Simbu) Province, Papua New Guinea 6,146.4 km²
Population 458,205
Male Population 240,456 (52.5%)
Female Population 217,749 (47.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +320.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +70%
Median Age 21.3 years old
Male Median Age 21 years old
Female Median Age 21.7 years old
Timezone Papua New Guinea Time

Chimbu (Simbu) Province, Papua New Guinea Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 109,008 185,893 269,572 458,205
Population Density 17.7 / km² 30.2 / km² 43.9 / km² 74.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chimbu (Simbu) Province Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 70% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Chimbu (Simbu) Province, Papua New Guinea +320.3% +146.5% +70%
Papua New Guinea +174.1% +85.6% +43%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chimbu (Simbu) Province, Papua New Guinea Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 28,975 25,800 54,775
5-9 30,124 27,120 57,245
10-14 27,597 23,610 51,208
15-19 28,736 25,204 53,940
20-24 22,968 20,978 43,947
25-29 19,876 20,059 39,936
30-34 16,259 16,296 32,556
35-39 16,127 15,976 32,103
40-44 12,624 11,766 24,391
45-49 11,526 10,230 21,757
50-54 8,293 7,000 15,294
55-59 6,042 4,964 11,007
60-64 4,570 3,700 8,271
65-69 3,174 2,418 5,592
70-74 1,807 1,335 3,142
75-79 1,003 724 1,727
80-84 443 343 787
85 Plus 310 225 536
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Chimbu (Simbu) Province, Papua New Guinea Population Density

Population Density: 74.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Chimbu (Simbu) Province, Papua New Guinea 458,205 6,146.4 km² 74.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chimbu (Simbu) Province, Papua New Guinea Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 15,733 n/a n/a
100 16,482 0.5% 74
200 17,267 0.5% 78
300 18,089 0.5% 82
400 18,951 0.5% 86
500 19,853 0.5% 90
600 20,798 0.5% 94
700 21,789 0.5% 99
800 22,826 0.5% 103
900 23,913 0.5% 108
1000 25,052 0.5% 113
1100 26,245 0.5% 119
1200 27,495 0.5% 125
1300 28,804 0.5% 130
1400 30,176 0.5% 137
1500 31,612 0.5% 143
1600 33,118 0.5% 150
1700 34,695 0.5% 157
1800 41,168 1.7% 647
1900 47,803 1.5% 663
1910 48,360 1.2% 557
1920 51,849 7.2% 3,489
1930 55,558 7.2% 3,709
1940 59,500 7.1% 3,942
1950 63,687 7% 4,187
1960 74,193 16.5% 10,506
1970 87,371 17.8% 13,178
1990 185,893 45.9% 49,261
2000 269,572 45% 83,679
2020 497,160 35.8% 113,794
2030 569,284 14.5% 72,124
2040 630,087 10.7% 60,803
2050 674,831 7.1% 44,744
2060 703,191 4.2% 28,360
2070 714,721 1.6% 11,530
2080 711,040 -0.5% -3,681
2090 695,712 -2.2% -15,328
2100 670,870 -3.6% -24,842
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

Chimbu (Simbu) Province, Papua New Guinea CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Chimbu (Simbu) Province, Papua New Guinea 307,847 t 0.67 t 50.1 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (10)
Drought Low (2)
Earthquake High (6)
* 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.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Other places in Papua New Guinea

Place Area Population Population Density
Autonomous Region of Bougainville 9,434 km² 186,800 19.8 / km²
Central 29,794.4 km² 542,132 18.2 / km²
East New Britain 15,268.4 km² 249,249 16.3 / km²
East Sepik 43,780.6 km² 451,707 10.3 / km²
Eastern Highlands 11,135.5 km² 621,305 55.8 / km²
Enga 11,521.4 km² 511,330 44.4 / km²
Gulf 34,843.4 km² 122,693 3.52 / km²
Hela 9,716.2 km² 427,946 44.0 / km²
Jiwaka 4,868.5 km² 408,675 83.9 / km²
Madang 29,909.4 km² 517,003 17.3 / km²
Manus 2,122.3 km² 45,068 21.2 / km²
Milne Bay 14,212.2 km² 269,444 19.0 / km²
Morobe 32,808.8 km² 639,124 19.5 / km²
New Ireland 9,715.2 km² 144,672 14.9 / km²
Northern (Oro) Province 22,721.7 km² 184,664 8.13 / km²
Southern Highlands 15,811.5 km² 565,085 35.7 / km²
West New Britain 20,397.5 km² 235,735 11.6 / km²
West Sepik (Sandaun) Province 35,999.5 km² 233,620 6.49 / km²
Western 98,319.6 km² 178,939 1.82 / km²
Western Highlands 4,251.2 km² 383,132 90.1 / km²
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