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Kasaï-Occidental

Area of Kasaï-Occidental 153,173.5 km²
Population 8.5 million
Male Population 4,222,750 (49.7%)
Female Population 4,273,310 (50.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +793.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +114.1%
Median Age 17 years old
Male Median Age 16.8 years old
Female Median Age 17.2 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time

Kasaï-Occidental Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 951,253 2,258,033 3,968,115 8,496,068
Population Density 6.21 / km² 14.7 / km² 25.9 / km² 55.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kasaï-Occidental Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 768,792 763,125 1,531,918
5-9 633,560 630,094 1,263,655
10-14 540,647 537,869 1,078,517
15-19 463,240 460,325 923,566
20-24 378,840 378,270 757,111
25-29 309,376 311,551 620,927
30-34 251,416 254,695 506,111
35-39 207,992 211,671 419,664
40-44 170,992 175,231 346,224
45-49 138,248 143,448 281,696
50-54 110,024 116,320 226,344
55-59 86,040 93,295 179,336
60-64 67,544 77,127 144,672
65-69 48,360 58,088 106,448
70-74 30,824 39,320 70,144
75-79 16,856 22,880 39,737
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kasaï-Occidental Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1400 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1400 177,755 n/a n/a
1500 203,149 1.3% 2,539
1600 215,845 0.6% 1,269
1700 228,542 0.6% 1,269
1800 247,594 0.8% 1,905
1900 291,157 1.6% 4,356
1910 300,438 3.2% 9,281
1920 312,494 4% 12,056
1930 329,424 5.4% 16,930
1940 356,918 8.3% 27,494
1950 421,859 18.2% 64,941
1960 532,764 26.3% 110,905
1970 872,252 63.7% 339,488
1990 2,258,033 60.9% 692,890
2000 3,968,115 75.7% 1,710,082
2020 9,684,035 56.2% 2,857,960
2030 12,278,582 26.8% 2,594,547
2040 14,686,453 19.6% 2,407,871
2050 16,875,565 14.9% 2,189,112
2060 18,687,102 10.7% 1,811,537
2070 20,070,040 7.4% 1,382,938
2080 21,042,559 4.8% 972,519
2090 21,594,873 2.6% 552,314
2100 21,784,681 0.9% 189,808
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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought Low (1.2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Kasaï-Occidental

Other places in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Place Area Population Population Density
Bandundu Province 296,464 km² 6.6 million 22.3 / km²
Bas-Congo Province 53,770.9 km² 2.6 million 48.4 / km²
Eastern Province 501,564.5 km² 9.5 million 18.9 / km²
Kasaï-Occidental Province 167,622.5 km² 7.0 million 41.7 / km²
Katanga 488,129.9 km² 15.9 million 32.6 / km²
Kinshasa 11,072.3 km² 6.1 million 548.9 / km²
Maniema 127,806.7 km² 2.2 million 17.1 / km²
North Kivu 59,746.9 km² 6.5 million 109.1 / km²
South Kivu 64,471 km² 4.6 million 71.1 / km²
Équateur Province 406,154.3 km² 7.9 million 19.5 / km²
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