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Gopalganj, Dhaka

Area of Gopalganj, Dhaka 1,490.5 km²
Population 1.2 million
Male Population 594,464 (49.3%)
Female Population 612,096 (50.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +35.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -0.5%
Median Age 22.1 years old
Male Median Age 21.2 years old
Female Median Age 22.9 years old
Timezone Bangladesh Standard Time
Gopalganj is a district in the Dhaka division of Bangladesh. The district has about 1,172,415 civilians and its surface area is 1,490 km². Source: Wikipedia

Gopalganj, Dhaka Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 890,088 1,110,414 1,212,034 1,206,560
Population Density 597.2 / km² 745.0 / km² 813.2 / km² 809.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gopalganj Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 0.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Gopalganj, Dhaka +35.6% +8.7% -0.5%
Dhaka +188.7% +80.9% +37.4%
Bangladesh +125.9% +51.9% +22.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gopalganj, Dhaka Median Age

Median Age: 22.1 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Gopalganj, Dhaka 22.1 years 21.2 years 22.9 years
Dhaka 24 years 24.5 years 23.4 years
Bangladesh 23.2 years 23.1 years 23.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Gopalganj, Dhaka Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 66,465 64,287 130,752
5-9 85,476 81,063 166,540
10-14 80,774 75,727 156,502
15-19 54,669 51,093 105,763
20-24 41,710 57,617 99,327
25-29 43,503 57,108 100,611
30-34 36,719 44,623 81,343
35-39 35,121 40,070 75,191
40-44 32,751 33,281 66,032
45-49 27,675 26,747 54,422
50-54 23,932 22,916 46,849
55-59 17,666 15,346 33,013
60-64 19,187 17,707 36,895
65-69 12,981 11,004 23,986
70-74 10,159 8,916 19,076
75-79 5,676 4,591 10,267
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Gopalganj, Dhaka Population Density

Population Density: 809.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Gopalganj, Dhaka 1.2 million 1,490.5 km² 809.5 / km²
Dhaka 42.2 million 20,706.6 km² 2,038 / km²
Bangladesh 161.0 million 144,082.5 km² 1,117 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gopalganj, Dhaka Historical Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 37,001 n/a n/a
100 39,721 0.7% 272
200 42,442 0.7% 272
300 45,706 0.7% 326
400 48,971 0.7% 326
500 52,236 0.6% 326
600 55,501 0.6% 326
700 61,486 1% 598
800 67,471 0.9% 598
900 75,633 1.1% 816
1000 83,795 1% 816
1100 87,059 0.4% 326
1200 90,324 0.4% 326
1300 90,324 0% 0
1400 102,295 1.3% 1,197
1500 108,824 0.6% 652
1600 141,471 2.7% 3,264
1700 174,118 2.1% 3,264
1800 220,171 2.4% 4,605
1900 347,179 4.7% 12,700
1910 373,343 7.5% 26,164
1920 399,593 7% 26,250
1930 440,914 10.3% 41,321
1940 482,364 9.4% 41,450
1950 523,932 8.6% 41,568
1960 651,765 24.4% 127,833
1970 806,486 23.7% 154,721
1990 1,110,414 17.3% 151,964
2000 1,212,034 9.2% 101,620
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

Gopalganj, Dhaka CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Gopalganj, Dhaka 658,528 t 0.55 t 441.8 t/km²
Dhaka 23,948,244 t 0.57 t 1,156 t/km²
Bangladesh 85,681,867 t 0.53 t 594.7 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
Drought High (8.7)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (2.2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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