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Kavango

Area of Kavango 48,840.1 km²
Population 274,196
Male Population 128,559 (46.9%)
Female Population 145,638 (53.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +117.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +8.9%
Median Age 18 years old
Male Median Age 16.8 years old
Female Median Age 19 years old
Timezone Central Africa Time
Kavango was one of the thirteen regions of Namibia until it was split into the Kavango East and Kavango West Regions in 2013. Source: Wikipedia

Kavango Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 126,117 200,385 251,752 274,196
Population Density 2.58 / km² 4.1 / km² 5.15 / km² 5.61 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Okavango Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 8.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kavango +117.4% +36.8% +8.9%
Namibia +171.3% +72.4% +28.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kavango Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 21,590 21,705 43,296
5-9 18,065 18,171 36,236
10-14 18,518 18,416 36,934
15-19 16,937 18,057 34,994
20-24 12,020 14,263 26,284
25-29 8,593 11,477 20,070
30-34 6,835 8,750 15,586
35-39 5,420 6,738 12,158
40-44 4,354 5,293 9,647
45-49 3,624 4,785 8,410
50-54 2,713 4,181 6,895
55-59 2,155 2,705 4,861
60-64 2,294 3,278 5,572
65-69 1,675 2,301 3,977
70-74 1,434 1,907 3,342
75-79 755 1,075 1,831
80-84 676 1,101 1,777
85 Plus 903 1,435 2,338
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kavango Population Density

Population Density: 5.61 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kavango 274,196 48,840.1 km² 5.61 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kavango Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 700 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
700 5,587 n/a n/a
800 6,051 0.8% 46
900 6,557 0.8% 50
1000 7,094 0.8% 53
1100 7,658 0.8% 56
1200 8,258 0.8% 60
1300 8,898 0.7% 64
1400 9,613 0.8% 71
1500 10,375 0.8% 76
1600 11,134 0.7% 75
1700 11,945 0.7% 81
1800 21,434 6% 948
1900 39,887 6.4% 1,845
1910 42,472 6.5% 2,585
1920 45,256 6.6% 2,784
1930 48,289 6.7% 3,033
1940 51,706 7.1% 3,417
1950 56,261 8.8% 4,555
1960 70,539 25.4% 14,278
1970 91,835 30.2% 21,296
1990 200,385 47.7% 54,275
2000 251,752 25.6% 51,367
2020 296,263 8.5% 22,255
2030 335,073 13.1% 38,810
2040 364,956 8.9% 29,883
2050 386,371 5.9% 21,415
2060 401,217 3.8% 14,846
2070 407,445 1.6% 6,228
2080 407,543 0% 98
2090 399,635 -1.9% -7,908
2100 387,756 -3% -11,879
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

Kavango CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kavango 600,273 t 2.19 t 12.3 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

Okavango Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1968 to 2020)

Average Temp
20.4°C
68.8°F
Average High
29.4°C
84.9°F
Average Low
11.3°C
52.3°F
   Record High Temperature
37.0°C
98.6°F
   Record Low Temperature
-0.8°C
30.6°F
   Average Precipitation
3.9 mm
0.2 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.8 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 High (7.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Erongo 63,550 km² 189,859 2.99 / km²
Hardap 109,664.7 km² 92,689 0.85 / km²
Karas 161,306 km² 88,558 0.55 / km²
Khomas 36,999 km² 423,169 11.4 / km²
Kunene 115,322.6 km² 118,044 1.02 / km²
Ohangwena 10,695.5 km² 277,705 26.0 / km²
Omaheke 84,781.2 km² 79,934 0.94 / km²
Omusati 26,554.3 km² 271,625 10.2 / km²
Oshana 8,649.2 km² 199,473 23.1 / km²
Oshikoto 38,626.5 km² 211,058 5.46 / km²
Otjozondjupa 104,673.8 km² 162,977 1.56 / km²
Zambezi 14,464.1 km² 109,203 7.55 / km²
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