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Ilam

Area of Ilam 1,685.9 km²
Population 279,350
Male Population 134,597 (48.2%)
Female Population 144,754 (51.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +867.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -3.9%
Median Age 23.9 years old
Male Median Age 23.5 years old
Female Median Age 24.3 years old
Timezone Nepal Time
Ilam district is one of 14 districts of Province No. 1 of eastern Nepal. It is a Hill district and covers 1,703 km2 . Source: Wikipedia

Ilam Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 28,880 169,635 290,802 279,350
Population Density 17.1 / km² 100.6 / km² 172.5 / km² 165.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ilam Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 3.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Ilam +867.3% +64.7% -3.9%
Mechi +1,050.5% +83.7% +2.8%
Nepal +115% +52% +20.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ilam Median Age

Median Age: 23.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Ilam 23.9 years 23.5 years 24.3 years
Mechi 23.3 years 22.4 years 24.1 years
Nepal 21.5 years 20.4 years 22.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ilam Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 10,376 9,950 20,327
5-9 14,932 14,889 29,821
10-14 17,511 17,041 34,552
15-19 16,463 17,509 33,973
20-24 11,302 15,221 26,523
25-29 9,500 13,206 22,706
30-34 8,655 10,648 19,303
35-39 7,939 9,515 17,454
40-44 7,942 8,747 16,690
45-49 7,183 7,438 14,622
50-54 7,082 6,681 13,764
55-59 5,609 5,094 10,704
60-64 4,525 4,051 8,577
65-69 3,255 2,861 6,116
70-74 2,295 1,876 4,171
75-79 14 12 27
80-84 8 8 16
85 Plus 7 7 14
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ilam Population Density

Population Density: 165.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Ilam 279,350 1,685.9 km² 165.7 / km²
Mechi 1.4 million 8,163.4 km² 168.7 / km²
Nepal 28.6 million 147,655.4 km² 193.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ilam Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1200 to 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1200 5,776 n/a n/a
1300 6,116 0.6% 34
1400 6,456 0.5% 34
1500 6,796 0.5% 34
1600 8,495 2.3% 169
1700 10,193 1.8% 169
1800 10,814 0.6% 62
1900 12,731 1.6% 191
1910 13,316 4.6% 585
1920 14,530 9.1% 1,214
1930 15,557 7.1% 1,027
1940 16,658 7.1% 1,101
1950 17,837 7.1% 1,179
1960 20,883 17.1% 3,046
1970 25,211 20.7% 4,328
1990 169,635 159.4% 72,212
2000 290,802 71.4% 121,167
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

Ilam CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Ilam 92,234 t 0.33 t 54.7 t/km²
Mechi 551,735 t 0.4 t 67.6 t/km²
Nepal 11,072,303 t 0.39 t 75 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

Ilam Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1901 to 2020)

Average Temp
27.3°C
81.1°F
Average High
32.0°C
89.6°F
Average Low
18.2°C
64.8°F
   Record High Temperature
36.1°C
97.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
12.2°C
54.0°F
   Average Precipitation
232.1 mm
9.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
17.1 days
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, 17 Apr 2020 13:07:33 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (9)
Drought Medium (5)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake High (6.7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Mechi

Place Area Population Population Density
Jhapa 1,597.9 km² 797,308 499.0 / km²
Panchthar 1,247.8 km² 185,157 148.4 / km²
Taplejung 3,631.8 km² 115,002 31.7 / km²
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