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Gambia

Area of Gambia 11,322.7 km²
Population 2.0 million
Male Population 983,111 (49.5%)
Female Population 1,004,245 (50.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +283.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +62.2%
Median Age 16.9 years old
Male Median Age 16.4 years old
Female Median Age 17.3 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time
The Gambia, officially the Republic of The Gambia, is a country in West Africa that is almost entirely surrounded by Senegal with the exception of its western coastline along the Atlantic Ocean. Source: Wikipedia

COVID-19 Data for Gambia

Last Updated: April 12, 2021
5,602
Total Cases
168
Total Deaths
5,145
Total Recovered

Total Coronavirus (COVID-19) Cases in The Gambia

Total Coronavirus (COVID-19) Deaths in The Gambia

Total Cases per 10M population 28,188
Deaths per 10M population 845
Total Cases per 1M population 2,819
Deaths per 1M population 84.5

New Coronavirus (COVID-19) Cases / Deaths in The Gambia

DateTotal CasesNew CasesTotal DeathsNew Deaths
4/12/21 5,602 0 168 0
4/11/21 5,602 0 168 0
4/10/21 5,602 +38 168 +2
4/9/21 5,564 0 166 0
4/8/21 5,564 0 166 0
4/7/21 5,564 0 166 0
4/6/21 5,564 +59 166 0
4/5/21 5,505 0 166 0
4/4/21 5,505 0 166 0
4/3/21 5,505 +46 166 +1
4/2/21 5,459 0 165 0
4/1/21 5,459 0 165 0
3/31/21 5,459 +12 165 0
3/30/21 5,447 +27 165 +1
3/29/21 5,420 +19 164 +1
3/28/21 5,401 +36 163 0
3/27/21 5,365 0 163 0
3/26/21 5,365 +62 163 +2
3/25/21 5,303 0 161 0
3/24/21 5,303 +48 161 0
3/23/21 5,255 0 161 0
3/22/21 5,255 0 161 0
3/21/21 5,255 +102 161 +1
3/20/21 5,153 0 160 0
3/19/21 5,153 +31 160 0
3/18/21 5,122 +37 160 +2
3/17/21 5,085 +66 158 +5
3/16/21 5,019 0 153 0
3/15/21 5,019 +34 153 0
3/14/21 4,985 0 153 0
3/13/21 4,985 +46 153 0
3/12/21 4,939 +147 153 0
3/11/21 4,792 0 153 0
3/10/21 4,792 0 153 0
3/9/21 4,792 0 153 0
3/8/21 4,792 +33 153 +1
3/7/21 4,759 0 152 0
3/6/21 4,759 0 152 0
3/5/21 4,759 0 152 0
3/4/21 4,759 +24 152 +1
3/3/21 4,735 +23 151 +1
3/2/21 4,712 0 150 0
3/1/21 4,712 0 150 0
2/28/21 4,712 +21 150 +2
2/27/21 4,691 0 148 0
2/26/21 4,691 +20 148 +1
2/25/21 4,671 +31 147 0
2/24/21 4,640 +28 147 +1
2/23/21 4,612 +58 146 +2
2/22/21 4,554 0 144 0
2/21/21 4,554 0 144 0
2/20/21 4,554 +11 144 +1
2/19/21 4,543 +33 143 +4
2/18/21 4,510 +41 139 +1
2/17/21 4,469 0 138 0
2/16/21 4,469 +55 138 0
2/15/21 4,414 0 138 0
2/14/21 4,414 +112 138 +3
2/13/21 4,302 0 135 0
2/12/21 4,302 0 135 0
2/11/21 4,302 0 135 0
2/10/21 4,302 0 135 0
2/9/21 4,302 0 135 0
2/8/21 4,302 +65 135 +1
2/7/21 4,237 0 134 0
2/6/21 4,237 +53 134 +2
2/5/21 4,184 0 132 0
2/4/21 4,184 0 132 0
2/3/21 4,184 +45 132 +1
2/2/21 4,139 0 131 0
2/1/21 4,139 +49 131 +3
1/31/21 4,090 0 128 0
1/30/21 4,090 +71 128 0
1/29/21 4,019 0 128 0
1/28/21 4,019 0 128 0
1/27/21 4,019 +7 128 0
1/26/21 4,012 +4 128 0
1/25/21 4,008 +36 128 0
1/24/21 3,972 +14 128 0
1/23/21 3,958 0 128 0
1/22/21 3,958 +8 128 0
1/21/21 3,950 +12 128 0
1/20/21 3,938 0 128 0
1/19/21 3,938 +5 128 0
1/18/21 3,933 +23 128 +1
1/17/21 3,910 +13 127 0
1/16/21 3,897 0 127 0
1/15/21 3,897 +4 127 +1
1/14/21 3,893 +8 126 +1
1/13/21 3,885 +9 125 0
1/12/21 3,876 +19 125 0
1/11/21 3,857 0 125 0
1/10/21 3,857 +16 125 0
1/9/21 3,841 +3 125 0
1/8/21 3,838 +5 125 0
1/7/21 3,833 +21 125 0
1/6/21 3,812 0 125 0
1/5/21 3,812 +12 125 +1
1/4/21 3,800 0 124 0
1/3/21 3,800 0 124 0
1/2/21 3,800 0 124 0
1/1/21 3,800 +3 124 0
12/31/20 3,797 0 124 0
12/30/20 3,797 0 124 0
12/29/20 3,797 +4 124 +1
12/28/20 3,793 0 123 0
12/27/20 3,793 +2 123 0
12/26/20 3,791 0 123 0
12/25/20 3,791 0 123 0
12/24/20 3,791 0 123 0
12/23/20 3,791 0 123 0
12/22/20 3,791 +5 123 0
12/21/20 3,786 0 123 0
12/20/20 3,786 0 123 0
12/19/20 3,786 0 123 0
12/18/20 3,786 0 123 0
12/17/20 3,786 0 123 0
12/16/20 3,786 +1 123 0
12/15/20 3,785 +3 123 0
12/14/20 3,782 0 123 0
12/13/20 3,782 +3 123 0
12/12/20 3,779 0 123 0
12/11/20 3,779 +2 123 0
12/10/20 3,777 +1 123 0
12/9/20 3,776 0 123 0
12/8/20 3,776 +6 123 0
12/7/20 3,770 0 123 0
12/6/20 3,770 0 123 0
12/5/20 3,770 +2 123 0
12/4/20 3,768 +1 123 0
12/3/20 3,767 +2 123 0
12/2/20 3,765 +22 123 0
12/1/20 3,743 +1 123 0
11/30/20 3,742 +8 123 0
11/29/20 3,734 +3 123 0
11/28/20 3,731 0 123 0
11/27/20 3,731 +3 123 0
11/26/20 3,728 +1 123 0
11/25/20 3,727 +1 123 0
11/24/20 3,726 0 123 0
11/23/20 3,726 0 123 0
11/22/20 3,726 0 123 0
11/21/20 3,726 +20 123 +1
11/20/20 3,706 +1 122 0
11/19/20 3,705 0 122 0
11/18/20 3,705 0 122 0
11/17/20 3,705 0 122 0
11/16/20 3,705 +3 122 0
11/15/20 3,702 0 122 0
11/14/20 3,702 +4 122 0
11/13/20 3,698 +1 122 0
11/12/20 3,697 0 122 0
11/11/20 3,697 +1 122 0
11/10/20 3,696 0 122 0
11/9/20 3,696 +12 122 +1
11/8/20 3,684 0 121 0
11/7/20 3,684 0 121 0
11/6/20 3,684 +3 121 +1
11/5/20 3,681 +1 120 0
11/4/20 3,680 +1 120 0
11/3/20 3,679 +7 120 +1
11/2/20 3,672 0 119 0
11/1/20 3,672 0 119 0
10/31/20 3,672 +2 119 0
10/30/20 3,670 +4 119 0
10/29/20 3,666 0 119 0
10/28/20 3,666 0 119 0
10/27/20 3,666 +1 119 0
10/26/20 3,665 +5 119 0
10/25/20 3,660 +1 119 0
10/24/20 3,659 0 119 0
10/23/20 3,659 0 119 0
10/22/20 3,659 +2 119 +1
10/21/20 3,657 +2 118 0
10/20/20 3,655 +6 118 0
10/19/20 3,649 0 118 0
10/18/20 3,649 0 118 0
10/17/20 3,649 0 118 0
10/16/20 3,649 +5 118 0
10/15/20 3,644 +2 118 0
10/14/20 3,642 +6 118 0
10/13/20 3,636 0 118 0
10/12/20 3,636 +4 118 +1
10/11/20 3,632 +4 117 0
10/10/20 3,628 +7 117 0
10/9/20 3,621 +4 117 0
10/8/20 3,617 +4 117 0
10/7/20 3,613 0 117 0
10/6/20 3,613 +19 117 +2
10/5/20 3,594 0 115 0
10/4/20 3,594 +4 115 0
10/3/20 3,590 +5 115 0
10/2/20 3,585 +1 115 +2
10/1/20 3,584 +5 113 +1
9/30/20 3,579 0 112 0
9/29/20 3,579 +10 112 +1
9/28/20 3,569 0 111 0
9/27/20 3,569 +14 111 +1
9/26/20 3,555 0 110 0
9/25/20 3,555 +3 110 0
9/24/20 3,552 +10 110 0
9/23/20 3,542 +2 110 0
9/22/20 3,540 +14 110 +2
9/21/20 3,526 0 108 0
9/20/20 3,526 +22 108 0
9/19/20 3,504 +19 108 0
9/18/20 3,485 +12 108 +1
9/17/20 3,473 +33 107 0
9/16/20 3,440 +12 107 +2
9/15/20 3,428 +23 105 +2
9/14/20 3,405 0 103 0
9/13/20 3,405 +29 103 +1
9/12/20 3,376 +14 102 +2
9/11/20 3,362 +32 100 0
9/10/20 3,330 +37 100 +1
9/9/20 3,293 +18 99 0
9/8/20 3,275 +78 99 0
9/7/20 3,197 0 99 0
9/6/20 3,197 +47 99 0
9/5/20 3,150 +30 99 0
9/4/20 3,120 +19 99 0
9/3/20 3,101 +34 99 +2
9/2/20 3,067 +38 97 +1
9/1/20 3,029 +66 96 0
8/31/20 2,963 0 96 0
8/30/20 2,963 +68 96 0
8/29/20 2,895 +98 96 0
8/28/20 2,797 +54 96 +3
8/27/20 2,743 +35 93 0
8/26/20 2,708 +22 93 +3
8/25/20 2,686 +101 90 +3
8/24/20 2,585 0 87 0
8/23/20 2,685 +248 87 +3
8/22/20 2,437 0 84 0
8/21/20 2,437 +36 84 +3
8/20/20 2,401 +113 81 +4
8/19/20 2,288 +172 77 +14
8/18/20 2,116 +244 63 0
8/17/20 1,872 0 63 0
8/16/20 1,872 +183 63 +9
8/15/20 1,689 +66 54 +4
8/14/20 1,623 +67 50 +7
8/13/20 1,556 +79 43 +10
8/12/20 1,477 +131 33 +1
8/11/20 1,346 +111 32 +9
8/10/20 1,235 0 23 0
8/9/20 1,235 +145 23 +4
8/8/20 1,090 0 19 0
8/7/20 1,090 +155 19 +3
8/6/20 935 +136 16 0
8/5/20 799 +128 16 +2
8/4/20 671 +173 14 +5
8/3/20 498 0 9 0
8/2/20 498 0 9 0
8/1/20 498 0 9 0
7/31/20 498 +95 9 +1
7/30/20 403 +77 8 0
7/29/20 326 0 8 0
7/28/20 326 0 8 0
7/27/20 326 +49 8 +2
7/26/20 277 0 6 0
7/25/20 277 +61 6 0
7/24/20 216 +46 6 +1
7/23/20 170 +24 5 0
7/22/20 146 +34 5 +1
7/21/20 112 0 4 0
7/20/20 112 +19 4 0
7/19/20 93 0 4 0
7/18/20 93 +15 4 +1
7/17/20 78 0 3 0
7/16/20 78 +14 3 0
7/15/20 64 0 3 0
7/14/20 64 0 3 0
7/13/20 64 0 3 0
7/12/20 64 0 3 0
7/11/20 64 0 3 0
7/10/20 64 +1 3 0
7/9/20 63 +2 3 0
7/8/20 61 0 3 0
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7/6/20 61 +4 3 +1
7/5/20 57 0 2 0
7/4/20 57 +2 2 0
7/3/20 55 0 2 0
7/2/20 55 +6 2 0
7/1/20 49 0 2 0
6/30/20 49 +2 2 0
6/29/20 47 +2 2 0
6/28/20 45 +1 2 0
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6/25/20 43 +1 2 0
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6/23/20 42 +1 2 0
6/22/20 41 +4 2 0
6/21/20 37 0 2 0
6/20/20 37 +1 2 +1
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6/18/20 36 +2 1 0
6/17/20 34 0 1 0
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6/11/20 28 0 1 0
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6/8/20 28 +2 1 0
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4/27/20 10 0 1 0
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4/16/20 9 0 1 0
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4/14/20 9 0 1 0
4/13/20 9 0 1 0
4/12/20 9 0 1 0
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4/8/20 4 0 1 0
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3/27/20 3 0 1 0
3/26/20 3 0 1 0
3/25/20 3 0 1 0
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Gambia Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 518,758 912,744 1,225,564 1,987,356
Population Density 45.8 / km² 80.6 / km² 108.2 / km² 175.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gambia Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 185,128 181,281 366,409
5-9 150,757 148,149 298,907
10-14 125,853 124,466 250,320
15-19 104,533 105,541 210,074
20-24 87,923 92,499 180,423
25-29 76,006 82,976 158,983
30-34 60,569 68,757 129,326
35-39 45,141 51,005 96,147
40-44 37,980 42,680 80,661
45-49 29,673 32,028 61,702
50-54 23,739 23,741 47,480
55-59 18,991 17,817 36,808
60-64 13,065 10,718 23,783
65-69 11,870 10,696 22,567
70-74 7,133 7,137 14,270
75-79 4,750 4,754 9,504
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Gambia Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1900 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 50,628 n/a n/a
1910 75,334 48.8% 24,706
1920 99,296 31.8% 23,962
1930 132,528 33.5% 33,232
1940 176,874 33.5% 44,346
1950 237,230 34.1% 60,356
1960 295,657 24.6% 58,427
1970 434,336 46.9% 138,679
1990 912,744 45% 239,204
2000 1,225,564 34.3% 312,820
2020 2,219,615 34.6% 497,025
2030 2,645,970 19.2% 426,355
2040 3,030,571 14.5% 384,601
2050 3,336,969 10.1% 306,398
2060 3,553,957 6.5% 216,988
2070 3,720,929 4.7% 166,972
2080 3,837,971 3.1% 117,042
2090 3,910,889 1.9% 72,918
2100 3,942,488 0.8% 31,599
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

The Gambia Annual Weather Averages

April Historical Weather Data (1991 to 2019)

Average Temp
26.2°C
79.1°F
Average High
33.9°C
93.0°F
Average Low
19.5°C
67.1°F
   Record High Temperature
44.4°C
111.9°F
   Record Low Temperature
16.6°C
61.9°F
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, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought Medium (4.3)
* 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.

Top places in Gambia

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