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Kaolack

Area of Kaolack 5,184.9 km²
Population 1.1 million
Male Population 525,120 (49.4%)
Female Population 538,506 (50.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +207.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +53.4%
Median Age 17.8 years old
Male Median Age 17.1 years old
Female Median Age 18.5 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Kaolack Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 346,169 528,657 693,312 1,063,625
Population Density 66.8 / km² 102.0 / km² 133.7 / km² 205.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kaolack Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 53.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kaolack +207.3% +101.2% +53.4%
Senegal +211% +102.6% +53.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kaolack Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 92,080 88,305 180,386
5-9 78,128 75,381 153,509
10-14 66,917 64,832 131,750
15-19 59,192 57,797 116,990
20-24 51,137 50,931 102,068
25-29 41,759 43,167 84,927
30-34 33,374 36,136 69,511
35-39 25,653 29,020 54,673
40-44 19,345 22,646 41,991
45-49 15,194 18,229 33,424
50-54 12,122 14,795 26,918
55-59 9,714 11,851 21,565
60-64 7,306 9,071 16,377
65-69 6,143 7,519 13,663
70-74 4,482 5,476 9,958
75-79 2,574 3,350 5,925
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kaolack Population Density

Population Density: 205.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kaolack 1.1 million 5,184.9 km² 205.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kaolack Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1600 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1600 22,275 n/a n/a
1700 27,843 2.3% 556
1800 37,456 3% 961
1900 64,050 5.5% 2,659
1910 81,309 26.9% 17,259
1920 79,304 -2.5% -2,005
1930 100,757 27.1% 21,453
1940 122,947 22% 22,190
1950 167,901 36.6% 44,954
1960 217,979 29.8% 50,078
1970 295,031 35.3% 77,052
1990 528,657 33.9% 116,813
2000 693,312 31.1% 164,655
2020 1,197,993 31.5% 252,340
2030 1,457,905 21.7% 259,912
2040 1,701,616 16.7% 243,711
2050 1,903,086 11.8% 201,470
2060 2,057,311 8.1% 154,225
2070 2,188,643 6.4% 131,332
2080 2,296,326 4.9% 107,683
2090 2,379,268 3.6% 82,942
2100 2,436,747 2.4% 57,479
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

Kaolack CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kaolack 713,266 t 0.67 t 137.6 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

Kaolack Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1974 to 2019)

Average Temp
31.4°C
88.5°F
Average High
40.1°C
104.1°F
Average Low
22.9°C
73.2°F
   Record High Temperature
47.8°C
118.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
13.1°C
55.6°F
   Average Precipitation
2.4 mm
0.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.5 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
Drought Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Kaolack

Other places in Senegal

Place Area Population Population Density
Dakar 534.6 km² 3.4 million 6,451 / km²
Diourbel 4,873.7 km² 1.7 million 345.8 / km²
Fatick 7,063 km² 796,932 112.8 / km²
Kaffrine 11,060.1 km² 629,449 56.9 / km²
Kedougou 16,857.3 km² 166,580 9.88 / km²
Kolda 13,754.2 km² 745,489 54.2 / km²
Louga 25,634.6 km² 988,365 38.6 / km²
Matam 28,799.9 km² 636,037 22.1 / km²
Saint-Louis 18,944.1 km² 998,846 52.7 / km²
Sedhiou 7,360.5 km² 504,930 68.6 / km²
Tambacounda 42,574.9 km² 785,061 18.4 / km²
Thies 6,582.1 km² 2.0 million 300.2 / km²
Ziguinchor 7,286.3 km² 611,478 83.9 / km²
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