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Chitwan

Area of Chitwan 2,239.6 km²
Population 595,066
Male Population 282,548 (47.5%)
Female Population 312,518 (52.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +1,863.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +23%
Median Age 23.6 years old
Male Median Age 22.3 years old
Female Median Age 24.7 years old
Timezone Nepal Time
Chitwan District (Nepali: चितवन जिल्लाListen  is one of 77 districts of Nepal, and is located in the southwestern part of Province No. Source: Wikipedia

Chitwan Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 30,313 235,993 483,647 595,066
Population Density 13.5 / km² 105.4 / km² 216.0 / km² 265.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chitwan Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 23% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Chitwan +1,863.1% +152.2% +23%
Narayani +2,368.2% +226.2% +57.2%
Nepal +115% +52% +20.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chitwan Median Age

Median Age: 23.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Chitwan 23.6 years 22.3 years 24.7 years
Narayani 21.2 years 20.6 years 21.8 years
Nepal 21.5 years 20.4 years 22.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Chitwan Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 23,932 21,822 45,755
5-9 31,056 29,054 60,110
10-14 38,679 37,042 75,721
15-19 35,905 36,546 72,452
20-24 25,217 34,173 59,390
25-29 19,418 30,308 49,727
30-34 18,126 25,138 43,265
35-39 17,277 22,670 39,947
40-44 16,204 18,708 34,912
45-49 14,634 15,348 29,982
50-54 12,797 12,533 25,331
55-59 9,762 9,348 19,110
60-64 8,216 8,554 16,771
65-69 6,540 6,590 13,131
70-74 4,769 4,672 9,442
75-79 7 6 14
80-84 4 4 8
85 Plus 4 3 7
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Chitwan Population Density

Population Density: 265.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Chitwan 595,066 2,239.6 km² 265.7 / km²
Narayani 3.3 million 8,400.6 km² 395.9 / km²
Nepal 28.6 million 147,655.4 km² 193.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chitwan Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1860 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 13,015 n/a n/a
1910 13,643 4.8% 628
1920 14,921 9.4% 1,278
1930 16,016 7.3% 1,095
1940 17,192 7.3% 1,176
1950 18,458 7.4% 1,266
1960 21,666 17.4% 3,208
1970 26,227 21.1% 4,561
1990 235,993 200% 104,883
2000 483,647 104.9% 247,654
2020 638,693 14.9% 77,523
2030 720,681 12.8% 81,988
2040 791,721 9.9% 71,040
2050 850,233 7.4% 58,512
2060 887,336 4.4% 37,103
2070 900,922 1.5% 13,586
2080 894,726 -0.7% -6,196
2090 871,088 -2.6% -23,638
2100 838,350 -3.8% -32,738
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

Chitwan CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Chitwan 199,575 t 0.34 t 89.1 t/km²
Narayani 1,140,764 t 0.34 t 135.8 t/km²
Nepal 11,072,303 t 0.39 t 75 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

Chitwan Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1901 to 1970)

   Average Precipitation
61.0 mm
2.4 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
4.1 days
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, 17 Apr 2020 13:07:33 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (9)
Drought Medium (5.6)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake High (8.2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Narayani

Place Area Population Population Density
Bara 1,272.5 km² 691,367 543.3 / km²
Makwanpur 2,443.5 km² 393,841 161.2 / km²
Parsa 1,407.1 km² 946,323 672.5 / km²
Rautahat 1,038 km² 699,522 673.9 / km²
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