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Fako

Area of Fako 2,074.8 km²
Population 640,797
Male Population 321,690 (50.2%)
Female Population 319,105 (49.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +300.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +56.2%
Median Age 20.4 years old
Male Median Age 20.7 years old
Female Median Age 20.1 years old
Timezone West Africa Standard Time
Fako is a division of Southwest Region in Cameroon. The division covers an area of 2,093 km² and as of 2005 had a total population of 466,412. Source: Wikipedia

Fako Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 160,017 289,541 410,346 640,797
Population Density 77.1 / km² 139.5 / km² 197.8 / km² 308.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Fako Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 56.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Fako +300.5% +121.3% +56.2%
Cameroon +201% +93.4% +46.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Fako Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 43,807 42,885 86,693
5-9 36,921 36,655 73,576
10-14 36,874 38,726 75,600
15-19 38,282 40,341 78,624
20-24 36,911 42,382 79,293
25-29 33,381 33,677 67,059
30-34 26,544 22,930 49,475
35-39 19,193 16,710 35,904
40-44 13,622 12,364 25,987
45-49 11,001 9,792 20,793
50-54 7,461 6,909 14,371
55-59 5,957 5,219 11,177
60-64 4,313 3,895 8,208
65-69 3,161 2,843 6,004
70-74 2,192 1,787 3,979
75-79 1,158 876 2,034
80-84 490 577 1,067
85 Plus 422 537 960
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Fako Population Density

Population Density: 308.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Fako 640,797 2,074.8 km² 308.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Fako Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1730 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 20,053 n/a n/a
1900 38,316 6.7% 1,826
1910 41,713 8.9% 3,397
1920 45,951 10.2% 4,238
1930 51,655 12.4% 5,704
1940 60,567 17.3% 8,912
1950 81,604 34.7% 21,037
1960 102,483 25.6% 20,879
1970 134,448 31.2% 31,965
1990 289,541 46.7% 77,546
2000 410,346 41.7% 120,805
2020 696,057 30.2% 142,855
2030 795,252 14.3% 99,195
2040 884,304 11.2% 89,052
2050 951,710 7.6% 67,406
2060 999,232 5% 47,522
2070 1,027,075 2.8% 27,843
2080 1,039,018 1.2% 11,943
2090 1,033,893 -0.5% -5,125
2100 1,016,987 -1.6% -16,906
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

Fako CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Fako 188,807 t 0.29 t 91 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

Fako Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1948 to 2019)

Average Temp
27.2°C
81.0°F
Average High
31.7°C
89.1°F
Average Low
23.3°C
74.0°F
   Record High Temperature
35.5°C
95.9°F
   Record Low Temperature
21.3°C
70.3°F
   Average Precipitation
304.4 mm
12.0 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
19.0 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 (8)
Drought Low (2)
Flood High (7)
Volcano Medium (6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Fako

Other places in Cameroon

Place Area Population Population Density
Bamboutos 1,160.9 km² 338,129 291.3 / km²
Boumba-et-Ngoko 30,502.3 km² 133,800 4.39 / km²
Boyo 1,585.6 km² 128,105 80.8 / km²
Bui 2,107.4 km² 390,087 185.1 / km²
Bénoué 13,478.4 km² 1.3 million 96.1 / km²
Diamaré 4,522.6 km² 211,643 46.8 / km²
Dja-et-Lobo 19,902.8 km² 251,841 12.7 / km²
Djerem 13,049.9 km² 182,104 14.0 / km²
Donga-Mantung 4,180.5 km² 291,529 69.7 / km²
Douala 193.8 km² 2.3 million 11,818 / km²
Faro 12,151.2 km² 76,696 6.31 / km²
Faro-Déo 10,909.2 km² 112,768 10.3 / km²
Haut-Nkam 1,124.8 km² 145,365 129.2 / km²
Haut-Nyong 36,245.2 km² 224,269 6.19 / km²
Haute-Sanaga 11,488.1 km² 112,597 9.8 / km²
Hauts-Plateaux 352.9 km² 74,084 209.9 / km²
Kadey 15,987.8 km² 216,147 13.5 / km²
Koung-Khi 440.8 km² 35,258 80.0 / km²
Koupé-Manengouba 3,311.2 km² 116,504 35.2 / km²
Lebialem 631.7 km² 120,501 190.8 / km²
Lekié 3,413.1 km² 81,478 23.9 / km²
Logone-et-Chari 12,680.9 km² 623,748 49.2 / km²
Lom-et-Djerem 26,279.6 km² 390,256 14.9 / km²
Manyu 9,075.2 km² 224,924 24.8 / km²
Maroua 60.1 km² 625,120 10,396 / km²
Mayo-Banyo 8,397.4 km² 269,203 32.1 / km²
Mayo-Danay 5,683.6 km² 643,140 113.2 / km²
Mayo-Kani 4,636.5 km² 534,473 115.3 / km²
Mayo-Louti 3,892.4 km² 517,226 132.9 / km²
Mayo-Rey 37,022.6 km² 576,272 15.6 / km²
Mayo-Sava 2,889 km² 473,279 163.8 / km²
Mayo-Tsanaga 4,230.7 km² 943,029 222.9 / km²
Mbam-et-Inoubou 6,845.3 km² 210,363 30.7 / km²
Mbam-et-Kim 26,390.4 km² 147,119 5.57 / km²
Mbéré 13,738 km² 198,149 14.4 / km²
Mefou-et-Afamba 3,139.7 km² 51,118 16.3 / km²
Mefou-et-Akono 1,211.7 km² 59,463 49.1 / km²
Meme 2,716.9 km² 416,946 153.5 / km²
Menchum 4,797.5 km² 200,334 41.8 / km²
Menoua 1,306 km² 299,610 229.4 / km²
Mezam 1,981.6 km² 660,090 333.1 / km²
Mfoundi 96.8 km² 88,726 916.9 / km²
Mifi 344.8 km² 396,597 1,150 / km²
Momo 1,673.3 km² 153,742 91.9 / km²
Moungo 4,017.6 km² 391,650 97.5 / km²
Mvila 7,762.6 km² 222,198 28.6 / km²
Ndian 6,819.9 km² 142,883 21.0 / km²
Ndé 1,393.8 km² 98,874 70.9 / km²
Ngo-Ketunjia 1,054.8 km² 237,676 225.3 / km²
Nkam 6,087.7 km² 33,731 5.54 / km²
Noun 7,791.2 km² 566,575 72.7 / km²
Nyong-et-Kéllé 6,264 km² 147,906 23.6 / km²
Nyong-et-Mfoumou 6,024.9 km² 111,941 18.6 / km²
Nyong-et-So'o 3,397.6 km² 125,609 37.0 / km²
Océan 11,475.6 km² 246,640 21.5 / km²
Sanaga-Maritime 8,975.5 km² 171,492 19.1 / km²
Vallée-du-Ntem 8,170 km² 86,134 10.5 / km²
Vina 17,366.3 km² 443,001 25.5 / km²
Wouri 1,083 km² 707,641 653.4 / km²
Yaoundé 288 km² 3.4 million 11,843 / km²
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