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Khotang

Area of Khotang 1,589.3 km²
Population 193,131
Male Population 90,200 (46.7%)
Female Population 102,932 (53.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +292.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -23.4%
Median Age 19.6 years old
Male Median Age 18.4 years old
Female Median Age 20.7 years old
Timezone Nepal Time
Khotang District is one of 14 districts of KiratState of eastern Nepal. The district, with Diktel as its district headquarters, covers an area of 1,591 km² and has a population of 206,312. Source: Wikipedia

Khotang Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 49,156 173,220 252,198 193,131
Population Density 30.9 / km² 109.0 / km² 158.7 / km² 121.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Khotang Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 23.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Khotang +292.9% +11.5% -23.4%
Sagarmatha -59.1% -32% -7%
Nepal +115% +52% +20.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Khotang Median Age

Median Age: 19.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Khotang 19.6 years 18.4 years 20.7 years
Sagarmatha 20.9 years 19.6 years 22.1 years
Nepal 21.5 years 20.4 years 22.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Khotang Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 10,023 9,845 19,869
5-9 12,775 13,201 25,977
10-14 14,306 14,106 28,413
15-19 11,822 13,080 24,902
20-24 5,744 8,986 14,731
25-29 4,308 6,948 11,256
30-34 3,737 5,461 9,199
35-39 3,731 5,390 9,121
40-44 4,362 5,650 10,012
45-49 4,249 4,965 9,215
50-54 4,205 4,368 8,573
55-59 3,402 3,517 6,919
60-64 3,097 3,263 6,360
65-69 2,409 2,419 4,828
70-74 2,030 1,733 3,763
75-79 0 0 0
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Khotang Population Density

Population Density: 121.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Khotang 193,131 1,589.3 km² 121.5 / km²
Sagarmatha 2.1 million 10,737.7 km² 194.9 / 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

Khotang Historical Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 6,258 n/a n/a
100 6,527 0.4% 26
200 6,807 0.4% 28
300 7,099 0.4% 29
400 7,404 0.4% 30
500 7,721 0.4% 31
600 8,053 0.4% 33
700 8,398 0.4% 34
800 8,759 0.4% 36
900 9,071 0.4% 31
1000 9,384 0.3% 31
1100 10,010 0.6% 62
1200 10,635 0.6% 62
1300 11,261 0.6% 62
1400 11,887 0.5% 62
1500 12,512 0.5% 62
1600 15,640 2.3% 312
1700 18,768 1.8% 312
1800 20,130 0.7% 136
1900 24,482 2% 435
1910 25,689 4.9% 1,207
1920 28,117 9.5% 2,428
1930 30,194 7.4% 2,077
1940 32,421 7.4% 2,227
1950 34,807 7.4% 2,386
1960 40,849 17.4% 6,042
1970 49,423 21% 8,574
1990 173,220 87.2% 61,898
2000 252,198 45.6% 78,978
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

Khotang CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Khotang 62,470 t 0.32 t 39.3 t/km²
Sagarmatha 775,506 t 0.37 t 72.2 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

Khotang Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1961 to 1969)

   Average Precipitation
58.8 mm
2.3 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
3.8 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
Landslide High (8)
Drought Medium (5)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake High (8.7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Sagarmatha

Place Area Population Population Density
Okhaldhunga 1,076.3 km² 127,697 118.6 / km²
Saptari 1,281.6 km² 622,369 485.6 / km²
Siraha 1,139.7 km² 796,596 699.0 / km²
Solukhumbu 3,354.2 km² 50,494 15.1 / km²
Udayapur 2,296.7 km² 302,048 131.5 / km²
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