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Dolakha

Area of Dolakha 2,146.6 km²
Population 167,193
Male Population 77,528 (46.4%)
Female Population 89,665 (53.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +488.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -20.2%
Median Age 21.8 years old
Male Median Age 20.1 years old
Female Median Age 23.2 years old
Timezone Nepal Time
Dolakha, often known as Dolkha or Dholkha, a part of Province No. 3, is one of the seventy-seven districts of Nepal. Source: Wikipedia

Dolakha Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 28,418 140,151 209,596 167,193
Population Density 13.2 / km² 65.3 / km² 97.6 / km² 77.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dolakha Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 20.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Dolakha +488.3% +19.3% -20.2%
Janakpur +803.9% +82.7% +3.9%
Nepal +115% +52% +20.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dolakha Median Age

Median Age: 21.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Dolakha 21.8 years 20.1 years 23.2 years
Janakpur 20.7 years 19.7 years 21.7 years
Nepal 21.5 years 20.4 years 22.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Dolakha Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 7,390 7,252 14,643
5-9 9,719 9,727 19,447
10-14 12,035 12,079 24,115
15-19 9,567 10,989 20,557
20-24 4,966 7,518 12,484
25-29 4,105 6,302 10,408
30-34 3,594 5,366 8,961
35-39 3,776 5,160 8,937
40-44 3,995 5,264 9,259
45-49 3,924 4,648 8,573
50-54 3,964 4,216 8,180
55-59 3,352 3,404 6,756
60-64 2,829 3,156 5,986
65-69 2,463 2,497 4,961
70-74 1,847 2,086 3,933
75-79 0 0 1
80-84 0 0 1
85 Plus 0 0 1
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Dolakha Population Density

Population Density: 77.9 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Dolakha 167,193 2,146.6 km² 77.9 / km²
Janakpur 2.8 million 9,648 km² 288.7 / 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

Dolakha Historical Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 3,968 n/a n/a
100 4,137 0.4% 16
200 4,313 0.4% 17
300 4,496 0.4% 18
400 4,690 0.4% 19
500 4,891 0.4% 20
600 5,103 0.4% 21
700 5,320 0.4% 21
800 5,548 0.4% 22
900 5,746 0.4% 19
1000 5,944 0.3% 19
1100 6,346 0.7% 40
1200 6,743 0.6% 39
1300 7,137 0.6% 39
1400 7,532 0.5% 39
1500 7,930 0.5% 39
1600 9,910 2.3% 198
1700 11,890 1.8% 198
1800 12,108 0.2% 21
1900 13,596 1.2% 148
1910 14,127 3.9% 531
1920 15,309 8.4% 1,182
1930 16,263 6.2% 954
1940 17,273 6.2% 1,010
1950 18,330 6.1% 1,057
1960 21,254 16% 2,924
1970 25,409 19.5% 4,155
1990 140,151 134.9% 57,371
2000 209,596 49.6% 69,445
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

Dolakha CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Dolakha 87,461 t 0.52 t 40.7 t/km²
Janakpur 1,055,773 t 0.38 t 109.4 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (8)
Drought High (6.9)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake High (9.8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Dolakha

Other places in Janakpur

Place Area Population Population Density
Dhanusa 1,188.7 km² 740,314 622.8 / km²
Mahottari 1,000.7 km² 652,309 651.9 / km²
Ramechhap 1,564.2 km² 182,639 116.8 / km²
Sarlahi 1,263.7 km² 770,747 609.9 / km²
Sindhuli 2,484.1 km² 272,610 109.7 / km²
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