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Hela

Area of Hela 9,716.2 km²
Population 427,946
Male Population 220,828 (51.6%)
Female Population 207,118 (48.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +836.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +122%
Median Age 21.3 years old
Male Median Age 21 years old
Female Median Age 21.7 years old
Timezone Papua New Guinea Time
Hela is a province of Papua New Guinea. The provincial capital is Tari. The province covers an area of 10,498 km², and there are 249,449 inhabitants . Source: Wikipedia

Hela Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 45,700 109,162 192,732 427,946
Population Density 4.7 / km² 11.2 / km² 19.8 / km² 44.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hela Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 122% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Hela +836.4% +292% +122%
Papua New Guinea +174.1% +85.6% +43%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hela Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 26,610 24,540 51,150
5-9 27,665 25,796 53,462
10-14 25,344 22,458 47,802
15-19 26,391 23,973 50,364
20-24 21,093 19,954 41,048
25-29 18,254 19,080 37,334
30-34 14,932 15,500 30,433
35-39 14,811 15,196 30,007
40-44 11,594 11,192 22,786
45-49 10,585 9,731 20,316
50-54 7,616 6,659 14,275
55-59 5,549 4,722 10,272
60-64 4,197 3,520 7,717
65-69 2,915 2,300 5,215
70-74 1,660 1,270 2,930
75-79 921 688 1,610
80-84 407 327 734
85 Plus 285 214 499
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hela Population Density

Population Density: 44.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Hela 427,946 9,716.2 km² 44.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hela Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 300 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
300 8,588 n/a n/a
400 8,997 0.5% 40
500 9,425 0.5% 42
600 9,874 0.5% 44
700 10,344 0.5% 47
800 10,837 0.5% 49
900 11,353 0.5% 51
1000 11,893 0.5% 54
1100 12,459 0.5% 56
1200 13,053 0.5% 59
1300 13,674 0.5% 62
1400 14,325 0.5% 65
1500 15,008 0.5% 68
1600 15,722 0.5% 71
1700 16,471 0.5% 74
1800 18,919 1.4% 244
1900 21,593 1.3% 267
1910 21,852 1.2% 259
1920 23,446 7.3% 1,594
1930 25,154 7.3% 1,708
1940 26,984 7.3% 1,830
1950 28,944 7.3% 1,960
1960 33,806 16.8% 4,862
1970 39,931 18.1% 6,125
1990 109,162 65.3% 34,615
2000 192,732 76.6% 83,570
2020 467,463 55.7% 137,365
2030 541,211 15.8% 73,748
2040 603,814 11.6% 62,603
2050 650,234 7.7% 46,420
2060 681,236 4.8% 31,002
2070 696,012 2.2% 14,776
2080 695,810 0% -202
2090 683,837 -1.7% -11,973
2100 661,962 -3.2% -21,875
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

Hela CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Hela 287,751 t 0.67 t 29.6 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 (10)
Earthquake Medium (6)
* 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 Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.
3. 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
Gulf 34,843.4 km² 122,693 3.52 / 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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