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East New Britain

Area of East New Britain 15,268.4 km²
Population 249,249
Male Population 128,745 (51.7%)
Female Population 120,503 (48.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +99.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +22.4%
Median Age 21.3 years old
Male Median Age 21 years old
Female Median Age 21.7 years old
Timezone Papua New Guinea Time

East New Britain Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 124,742 169,657 203,668 249,249
Population Density 8.17 / km² 11.1 / km² 13.3 / km² 16.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

East New Britain Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 22.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
East New Britain +99.8% +46.9% +22.4%
Papua New Guinea +174.1% +85.6% +43%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

East New Britain Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 15,514 14,278 29,792
5-9 16,129 15,009 31,138
10-14 14,776 13,066 27,842
15-19 15,386 13,948 29,334
20-24 12,298 11,609 23,907
25-29 10,642 11,101 21,743
30-34 8,706 9,018 17,724
35-39 8,635 8,841 17,476
40-44 6,759 6,511 13,271
45-49 6,171 5,661 11,833
50-54 4,440 3,874 8,315
55-59 3,235 2,747 5,983
60-64 2,447 2,048 4,495
65-69 1,699 1,338 3,038
70-74 968 739 1,707
75-79 537 400 938
80-84 237 190 428
85 Plus 166 124 291
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

East New Britain Population Density

Population Density: 16.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
East New Britain 249,249 15,268.4 km² 16.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

East New Britain Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 26,724 n/a n/a
100 27,996 0.5% 127
200 29,329 0.5% 133
300 30,726 0.5% 139
400 32,189 0.5% 146
500 33,722 0.5% 153
600 35,328 0.5% 160
700 37,010 0.5% 168
800 38,772 0.5% 176
900 40,618 0.5% 184
1000 42,553 0.5% 193
1100 44,579 0.5% 202
1200 46,702 0.5% 212
1300 48,926 0.5% 222
1400 51,255 0.5% 232
1500 53,696 0.5% 244
1600 56,253 0.5% 255
1700 58,932 0.5% 267
1800 59,035 0% 10
1900 61,435 0.4% 240
1910 61,748 0.5% 313
1920 65,824 6.6% 4,076
1930 70,182 6.6% 4,358
1940 74,839 6.6% 4,657
1950 79,815 6.6% 4,976
1960 92,704 16.1% 12,889
1970 108,911 17.5% 16,207
1990 169,657 24.8% 30,373
2000 203,668 20% 34,011
2020 274,114 16% 35,223
2030 321,058 17.1% 46,944
2040 361,372 12.6% 40,314
2050 391,589 8.4% 30,217
2060 412,782 5.4% 21,193
2070 424,387 2.8% 11,605
2080 426,697 0.5% 2,310
2090 421,562 -1.2% -5,135
2100 409,973 -2.7% -11,589
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

East New Britain CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
East New Britain 162,592 t 0.65 t 10.6 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)
Volcano High (7)
Earthquake High (9.3)
* 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. 2005. Global Volcano Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BR8Q45.
4. 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.
5. 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.

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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
Chimbu (Simbu) Province 6,146.4 km² 458,205 74.5 / 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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