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Kajiado

Area of Kajiado 21,455 km²
Population 805,196
Male Population 404,563 (50.2%)
Female Population 400,636 (49.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +344.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +61.1%
Median Age 18.8 years old
Male Median Age 18.7 years old
Female Median Age 18.9 years old
Timezone East Africa Time

Kajiado Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 181,257 355,737 499,935 805,196
Population Density 8.45 / km² 16.6 / km² 23.3 / km² 37.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kajiado Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 61.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kajiado +344.2% +126.3% +61.1%
Kenya +241.6% +96.8% +48.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kajiado Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 66,986 64,960 131,946
5-9 58,219 56,844 115,064
10-14 48,443 47,231 95,675
15-19 38,602 40,278 78,881
20-24 39,137 50,012 89,149
25-29 40,917 41,727 82,644
30-34 30,870 27,986 58,857
35-39 25,048 21,986 47,034
40-44 17,632 14,882 32,514
45-49 12,781 11,198 23,979
50-54 8,843 7,698 16,542
55-59 6,149 4,925 11,075
60-64 4,479 4,265 8,744
65-69 2,804 2,747 5,552
70-74 2,317 2,465 4,783
75-79 1,336 1,431 2,767
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kajiado Population Density

Population Density: 37.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kajiado 805,196 21,455 km² 37.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kajiado Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 900 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
900 17,224 n/a n/a
1000 19,685 1.3% 246
1100 23,130 1.6% 344
1200 26,574 1.4% 344
1300 30,019 1.2% 344
1400 33,464 1.1% 344
1500 36,909 1% 344
1600 43,060 1.6% 615
1700 49,212 1.3% 615
1800 48,786 -0.1% -42
1900 50,174 0.3% 138
1910 51,439 2.5% 1,265
1920 53,453 3.9% 2,014
1930 56,872 6.4% 3,419
1940 63,607 11.8% 6,735
1950 84,231 32.4% 20,624
1960 108,512 28.8% 24,281
1970 145,436 34% 36,924
1990 355,737 56.4% 105,150
2000 499,935 40.5% 144,198
2020 892,490 33.6% 196,277
2030 1,065,355 19.4% 172,865
2040 1,231,442 15.6% 166,087
2050 1,374,573 11.6% 143,131
2060 1,486,081 8.1% 111,508
2070 1,576,263 6.1% 90,182
2080 1,644,284 4.3% 68,021
2090 1,687,548 2.6% 43,264
2100 1,707,144 1.2% 19,596
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

Kajiado CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kajiado 610,135 t 0.76 t 28.4 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 Medium (6)
Drought Medium (4.1)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (2.9)
* 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.

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