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Khomas

Area of Khomas 36,999 km²
Population 423,169
Male Population 209,429 (49.5%)
Female Population 213,740 (50.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +382.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +61.8%
Median Age 24.7 years old
Male Median Age 25.2 years old
Female Median Age 24.3 years old
Timezone Central Africa Time
Khomas is one of the fourteen regions of Namibia. Its name refers to the Khomas Highland, a high plateau landscape that dominates this administrative unit. Source: Wikipedia

Khomas Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 87,719 169,259 261,500 423,169
Population Density 2.37 / km² 4.57 / km² 7.07 / km² 11.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Khomas Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 61.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Khomas +382.4% +150% +61.8%
Namibia +171.3% +72.4% +28.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Khomas Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 22,830 23,019 45,850
5-9 17,085 17,828 34,913
10-14 16,879 18,339 35,218
15-19 18,247 21,474 39,722
20-24 28,614 30,168 58,782
25-29 25,463 24,867 50,330
30-34 21,799 20,807 42,606
35-39 16,923 16,008 32,931
40-44 12,935 12,144 25,079
45-49 9,700 8,952 18,653
50-54 6,858 6,636 13,495
55-59 4,873 4,525 9,399
60-64 2,981 3,249 6,230
65-69 1,705 2,045 3,751
70-74 1,114 1,454 2,569
75-79 666 936 1,603
80-84 347 640 987
85 Plus 411 649 1,061
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Khomas Population Density

Population Density: 11.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Khomas 423,169 36,999 km² 11.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Khomas Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1400 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1400 9,053 n/a n/a
1500 9,724 0.7% 67
1600 10,444 0.7% 72
1700 11,218 0.7% 77
1800 20,474 6.2% 925
1900 37,450 6.2% 1,697
1910 39,765 6.2% 2,315
1920 42,221 6.2% 2,456
1930 44,824 6.2% 2,603
1940 47,585 6.2% 2,761
1950 50,514 6.2% 2,929
1960 63,382 25.5% 12,868
1970 82,972 30.9% 19,590
1990 169,259 42.8% 43,143
2000 261,500 54.5% 92,241
2020 451,173 31.4% 94,836
2030 504,008 11.7% 52,835
2040 550,646 9.3% 46,638
2050 590,456 7.2% 39,810
2060 623,799 5.6% 33,343
2070 647,568 3.8% 23,769
2080 662,264 2.3% 14,696
2090 666,095 0.6% 3,831
2100 661,909 -0.6% -4,186
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

Khomas CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Khomas 1,452,168 t 3.43 t 39.2 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

Khomas Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1913 to 2020)

Average Temp
16.7°C
62.0°F
Average High
24.5°C
76.1°F
Average Low
9.1°C
48.5°F
   Record High Temperature
33.0°C
91.4°F
   Record Low Temperature
-3.4°C
25.9°F
   Average Precipitation
5.5 mm
0.2 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.9 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 (9.1)
* 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
Kunene 115,322.6 km² 118,044 1.02 / km²
Ohangwena 10,695.5 km² 277,705 26.0 / km²
Okavango 48,840.1 km² 274,196 5.61 / 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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