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Hauts Plateaux

Area of Hauts Plateaux 352.9 km²
Population 74,084
Male Population 32,773 (44.2%)
Female Population 41,311 (55.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +0.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -2.2%
Median Age 17 years old
Male Median Age 14 years old
Female Median Age 19.3 years old
Timezone West Africa Standard Time
Hauts-Plateaux is a department of West Province in Cameroon. The department covers an area of 415 km² and as of 2005 had a total population of 80,678. Source: Wikipedia

Hauts Plateaux Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 73,896 80,377 75,775 74,084
Population Density 209.4 / km² 227.8 / km² 214.7 / km² 209.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hauts-Plateaux Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 2.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Hauts Plateaux +0.3% -7.8% -2.2%
Cameroon +201% +93.4% +46.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hauts Plateaux Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 5,694 5,320 11,014
5-9 5,926 5,669 11,595
10-14 5,904 5,498 11,402
15-19 4,476 4,872 9,348
20-24 1,580 2,310 3,890
25-29 919 1,820 2,739
30-34 936 1,863 2,800
35-39 956 1,873 2,829
40-44 903 1,696 2,600
45-49 935 1,497 2,433
50-54 966 1,463 2,429
55-59 672 998 1,670
60-64 718 1,314 2,032
65-69 677 1,466 2,144
70-74 581 1,267 1,848
75-79 429 1,050 1,479
80-84 255 671 927
85 Plus 246 666 913
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hauts Plateaux Population Density

Population Density: 209.9 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Hauts Plateaux 74,084 352.9 km² 209.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hauts Plateaux Historical Population

Estimated Population from 700 to 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
700 1,627 n/a n/a
800 1,859 1.3% 23
900 2,125 1.3% 26
1000 2,428 1.3% 30
1100 2,775 1.3% 34
1200 3,171 1.3% 39
1300 3,624 1.3% 45
1400 4,142 1.3% 51
1500 4,734 1.3% 59
1600 5,410 1.3% 67
1700 6,183 1.3% 77
1800 10,275 5.2% 409
1900 18,637 6.1% 836
1910 20,174 8.2% 1,537
1920 22,091 9.5% 1,917
1930 24,677 11.7% 2,586
1940 28,742 16.5% 4,065
1950 38,452 33.8% 9,710
1960 47,930 24.6% 9,478
1970 62,386 30.2% 14,456
1990 80,377 13.5% 8,995
2000 75,775 -5.7% -4,602
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

Hauts Plateaux CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Hauts Plateaux 22,299 t 0.3 t 63.2 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 (7)
Drought Low (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Hauts Plateaux

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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
Fako 2,074.8 km² 640,797 308.8 / 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
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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