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Jhapa

Area of Jhapa 1,597.9 km²
Population 797,308
Male Population 375,892 (47.1%)
Female Population 421,415 (52.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +1,532.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +15.7%
Median Age 24.2 years old
Male Median Age 23.4 years old
Female Median Age 25 years old
Timezone Nepal Time

Jhapa Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 48,840 352,960 689,290 797,308
Population Density 30.6 / km² 220.9 / km² 431.4 / km² 499.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Jhapa Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 15.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Jhapa +1,532.5% +125.9% +15.7%
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

Jhapa Median Age

Median Age: 24.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Jhapa 24.2 years 23.4 years 25 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)

Jhapa Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 35,721 33,741 69,463
5-9 42,688 41,033 83,722
10-14 47,899 47,013 94,913
15-19 41,956 45,740 87,696
20-24 28,827 43,551 72,378
25-29 25,660 40,912 66,573
30-34 25,136 33,538 58,674
35-39 24,563 30,036 54,599
40-44 22,825 24,708 47,533
45-49 19,568 20,728 40,297
50-54 17,782 18,072 35,854
55-59 14,192 14,384 28,577
60-64 12,945 12,723 25,669
65-69 9,294 8,911 18,205
70-74 6,797 6,287 13,084
75-79 18 16 35
80-84 12 11 24
85 Plus 10 10 20
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Jhapa Population Density

Population Density: 499.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Jhapa 797,308 1,597.9 km² 499.0 / 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

Jhapa Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1890 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 16,677 n/a n/a
1910 18,074 8.4% 1,397
1920 20,424 13% 2,350
1930 22,635 10.8% 2,211
1940 25,072 10.8% 2,437
1950 27,759 10.7% 2,687
1960 33,583 21% 5,824
1970 41,874 24.7% 8,291
1990 352,960 190.3% 155,543
2000 689,290 95.3% 336,330
2020 885,543 13.3% 98,126
2030 1,055,402 19.2% 169,859
2040 1,205,748 14.2% 150,346
2050 1,331,893 10.5% 126,145
2060 1,429,142 7.3% 97,249
2070 1,490,048 4.3% 60,906
2080 1,516,781 1.8% 26,733
2090 1,509,829 -0.5% -6,952
2100 1,481,730 -1.9% -28,099
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

Jhapa CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Jhapa 304,219 t 0.38 t 190.4 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

Jhapa Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1901 to 2019)

Average Temp
27.3°C
81.1°F
Average High
32.0°C
89.6°F
Average Low
22.6°C
72.7°F
   Record High Temperature
36.1°C
97.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
17.2°C
63.0°F
   Average Precipitation
247.2 mm
9.7 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
14.0 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 (8)
Drought Medium (5)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Mechi

Place Area Population Population Density
Ilam 1,685.9 km² 279,350 165.7 / 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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