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Kasaï-Oriental

Area of Kasaï-Oriental 167,622.5 km²
Population 7.0 million
Male Population 3,470,844 (49.7%)
Female Population 3,512,409 (50.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +305.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +59%
Median Age 17 years old
Male Median Age 16.8 years old
Female Median Age 17.2 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
Kasaï-Oriental was one of the eleven provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo between 1966 and 2015, when it was split into the new, smaller Kasai-Oriental province, the Lomami and the Sankuru provinces. Source: Wikipedia

Kasaï-Oriental Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 1,720,697 3,040,363 4,391,442 6,983,239
Population Density 10.3 / km² 18.1 / km² 26.2 / km² 41.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kasaï-Oriental Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 631,892 627,235 1,259,127
5-9 520,740 517,891 1,038,632
10-14 444,385 442,102 886,488
15-19 380,754 378,366 759,120
20-24 311,383 310,915 622,298
25-29 254,288 256,075 510,364
30-34 206,648 209,344 415,992
35-39 170,950 173,980 344,931
40-44 140,545 144,029 284,574
45-49 113,631 117,905 231,537
50-54 90,433 95,608 186,041
55-59 70,726 76,690 147,417
60-64 55,517 63,401 118,918
65-69 39,756 47,744 87,500
70-74 25,342 32,318 57,661
75-79 13,855 18,806 32,661
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kasaï-Oriental Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 700 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
700 152,211 n/a n/a
800 202,914 2.9% 5,070
900 228,279 1.2% 2,536
1000 253,643 1.1% 2,536
1100 295,917 1.6% 4,227
1200 338,190 1.3% 4,227
1300 380,464 1.2% 4,227
1400 443,875 1.6% 6,341
1500 507,285 1.3% 6,341
1600 538,991 0.6% 3,170
1700 570,696 0.6% 3,170
1800 618,323 0.8% 4,762
1900 726,970 1.6% 10,864
1910 750,144 3.2% 23,174
1920 780,250 4% 30,106
1930 822,533 5.4% 42,283
1940 891,194 8.3% 68,661
1950 1,053,368 18.2% 162,174
1960 1,330,330 26.3% 276,962
1970 1,560,878 17.3% 230,548
1990 3,040,363 39.6% 739,742
2000 4,391,442 44.4% 1,351,079
2020 7,948,506 34.5% 1,778,532
2030 10,055,494 26.5% 2,106,988
2040 12,020,921 19.5% 1,965,427
2050 13,810,047 14.9% 1,789,126
2060 15,301,106 10.8% 1,491,059
2070 16,444,386 7.5% 1,143,280
2080 17,256,390 4.9% 812,004
2090 17,726,906 2.7% 470,516
2100 17,900,141 1% 173,235
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 Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Kasaï-Oriental

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 153,173.5 km² 8.5 million 55.5 / 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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