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Gulf

Area of Gulf 34,843.4 km²
Population 122,693
Male Population 64,031 (52.2%)
Female Population 58,662 (47.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +46.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +10.3%
Median Age 21.3 years old
Male Median Age 21 years old
Female Median Age 21.7 years old
Timezone Papua New Guinea Time
Gulf Province is a province of Papua New Guinea located on the southern coast. Source: Wikipedia

Gulf Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 83,683 100,314 111,246 122,693
Population Density 2.4 / km² 2.88 / km² 3.19 / km² 3.52 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gulf Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 10.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Gulf +46.6% +22.3% +10.3%
Papua New Guinea +174.1% +85.6% +43%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gulf Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 7,716 6,951 14,667
5-9 8,022 7,306 15,329
10-14 7,349 6,361 13,710
15-19 7,652 6,790 14,442
20-24 6,116 5,651 11,768
25-29 5,293 5,404 10,697
30-34 4,330 4,390 8,720
35-39 4,295 4,304 8,599
40-44 3,362 3,170 6,532
45-49 3,069 2,756 5,826
50-54 2,208 1,886 4,095
55-59 1,609 1,337 2,947
60-64 1,217 997 2,214
65-69 845 651 1,497
70-74 481 360 841
75-79 267 195 462
80-84 118 93 211
85 Plus 83 61 144
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Gulf Population Density

Population Density: 3.52 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Gulf 122,693 34,843.4 km² 3.52 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Gulf Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 48,830 n/a n/a
100 51,156 0.5% 232
200 53,592 0.5% 243
300 56,143 0.5% 255
400 58,817 0.5% 267
500 61,618 0.5% 280
600 64,552 0.5% 293
700 67,626 0.5% 307
800 70,846 0.5% 322
900 74,220 0.5% 337
1000 77,754 0.5% 353
1100 81,456 0.5% 370
1200 85,335 0.5% 387
1300 89,399 0.5% 406
1400 93,656 0.5% 425
1500 98,116 0.5% 446
1600 102,788 0.5% 467
1700 107,682 0.5% 489
1800 78,693 -3.1% -2,898
1900 55,661 -3.4% -2,303
1910 53,627 -3.7% -2,034
1920 54,765 2.1% 1,138
1930 55,905 2.1% 1,140
1940 57,045 2% 1,140
1950 58,185 2% 1,140
1960 64,603 11% 6,418
1970 72,517 12.3% 7,914
1990 100,314 17.6% 13,898
2000 111,246 10.9% 10,932
2020 135,705 10.4% 12,229
2030 159,785 17.7% 24,080
2040 180,823 13.2% 21,038
2050 196,737 8.8% 15,914
2060 208,389 5.9% 11,652
2070 215,014 3.2% 6,625
2080 217,345 1.1% 2,331
2090 215,282 -0.9% -2,063
2100 209,672 -2.6% -5,610
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

Gulf CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Gulf 81,388 t 0.66 t 2.34 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 (9)
Drought Medium (4.5)
Flood Medium (4)
Earthquake Medium (5.1)
* 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. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. 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.
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.

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 New Britain 15,268.4 km² 249,249 16.3 / 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
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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