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Kapoeta

Area of Kapoeta 34,048.3 km²
Population 1.1 million
Male Population 578,888 (50.5%)
Female Population 566,723 (49.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +11,153.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +947.8%
Median Age 16.7 years old
Male Median Age 15.8 years old
Female Median Age 17.7 years old
Timezone East Africa Time

Kapoeta Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 10,180 36,610 109,330 1,145,612
Population Density 0.3 / km² 1.08 / km² 3.21 / km² 33.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kapoeta Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 947.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kapoeta +11,153.6% +3,029.2% +947.8%
Eastern Equatoria +17,683.4% +3,479.1% +849.7%
South Sudan +199.6% +115.1% +84.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kapoeta Median Age

Median Age: 16.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Kapoeta 16.7 years 15.8 years 17.7 years
Eastern Equatoria 16.8 years 16.1 years 17.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kapoeta Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 80,828 74,153 154,981
5-9 95,574 86,519 182,093
10-14 99,443 84,156 183,599
15-19 80,685 70,464 151,150
20-24 51,737 52,318 104,055
25-29 40,669 50,859 91,529
30-34 32,487 44,013 76,501
35-39 27,405 36,983 64,388
40-44 22,209 24,107 46,316
45-49 18,185 17,616 35,802
50-54 12,392 11,649 24,041
55-59 8,407 7,145 15,552
60-64 8,117 6,139 14,256
65-69 340 278 619
70-74 262 200 463
75-79 134 112 247
80-84 9 5 14
85 Plus 5 6 11
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kapoeta Population Density

Population Density: 33.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kapoeta 1.1 million 34,048.3 km² 33.6 / km²
Eastern Equatoria 3.0 million 69,884.7 km² 42.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kapoeta Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1990 36,610 n/a n/a
2000 109,330 198.6% 72,720
2020 1,275,286 241.5% 582,978
2030 1,524,309 19.5% 249,023
2040 1,754,725 15.1% 230,416
2050 1,943,439 10.8% 188,714
2060 2,080,898 7.1% 137,459
2070 2,171,954 4.4% 91,056
2080 2,221,934 2.3% 49,980
2090 2,220,574 -0.1% -1,360
2100 2,188,834 -1.4% -31,740
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

Kapoeta CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kapoeta 2,694 t 0.002 t 0.08 t/km²
Eastern Equatoria 6,828 t 0.002 t 0.1 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
Drought Medium (3.5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Kapoeta

Other places in East Equatoria

Place Area Population Population Density
Chukudum 8,886.1 km² 318,795 35.9 / km²
Magwi 5,234.5 km² 555,791 106.2 / km²
Torit 21,715.8 km² 930,960 42.9 / km²
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