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Karnali

Area of Karnali 21,378.5 km²
Population 327,909
Male Population 163,823 (50%)
Female Population 164,086 (50%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -90.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -64.7%
Median Age 18.3 years old
Male Median Age 18.2 years old
Female Median Age 18.4 years old
Timezone Nepal Time
Karnali Zone was one of the fourteen zones located in the Mid-Western Development Region of Nepal. Source: Wikipedia

Karnali Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 3,317,627 2,069,084 928,594 327,909
Population Density 155.2 / km² 96.8 / km² 43.4 / km² 15.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Karnali Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 64.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Karnali -90.1% -84.2% -64.7%
Nepal +115% +52% +20.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Karnali Median Age

Median Age: 18.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Karnali 18.3 years 18.2 years 18.4 years
Nepal 21.5 years 20.4 years 22.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Karnali Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 25,019 24,417 49,437
5-9 24,408 24,394 48,803
10-14 22,236 21,876 44,112
15-19 16,098 16,762 32,861
20-24 12,863 14,794 27,657
25-29 11,236 11,614 22,850
30-34 9,023 9,526 18,549
35-39 9,041 8,859 17,900
40-44 7,465 7,185 14,651
45-49 7,037 6,179 13,217
50-54 5,590 4,956 10,546
55-59 4,946 3,999 8,946
60-64 4,811 5,605 10,417
65-69 2,574 2,644 5,219
70-74 1,477 1,275 2,752
75-79 0 0 0
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Karnali Population Density

Population Density: 15.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Karnali 327,909 21,378.5 km² 15.3 / 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

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

Karnali CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Karnali 137,979 t 0.42 t 6.45 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (10)
Drought Medium (4.8)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake High (8.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Karnali

Other places in Nepal

Place Area Population Population Density
Bagmati 9,418.4 km² 4.9 million 521.4 / km²
Bheri 10,072.4 km² 1.6 million 159.9 / km²
Dhawalagiri 8,226.7 km² 456,830 55.5 / km²
Gandaki 12,324 km² 1.4 million 115.0 / km²
Janakpur 9,648 km² 2.8 million 288.7 / km²
Kosi 9,584.9 km² 3.1 million 319.0 / km²
Lumbini 8,919.1 km² 2.8 million 318.2 / km²
Mahakali 6,948.3 km² 1.3 million 181.9 / km²
Mechi 8,163.4 km² 1.4 million 168.7 / km²
Narayani 8,400.6 km² 3.3 million 395.9 / km²
Rapti 11,039.3 km² 1.4 million 128.1 / km²
Sagarmatha 10,737.7 km² 2.1 million 194.9 / km²
Seti 12,795 km² 1.7 million 129.1 / km²
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