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Kiambu

Area of Kiambu 2,570.8 km²
Population 1.8 million
Male Population 879,762 (49.6%)
Female Population 892,211 (50.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +113.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +19.8%
Median Age 22.7 years old
Male Median Age 22.9 years old
Female Median Age 22.5 years old
Timezone East Africa Time

Kiambu Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 831,411 1,248,613 1,479,493 1,771,973
Population Density 323.4 / km² 485.7 / km² 575.5 / km² 689.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kiambu Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 19.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kiambu +113.1% +41.9% +19.8%
Kenya +241.6% +96.8% +48.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kiambu Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 113,424 111,882 225,307
5-9 103,046 102,305 205,351
10-14 92,773 93,666 186,440
15-19 78,644 85,021 163,665
20-24 91,134 107,933 199,067
25-29 94,040 100,136 194,177
30-34 79,875 75,617 155,493
35-39 64,498 58,776 123,275
40-44 46,590 42,653 89,244
45-49 37,862 34,376 72,239
50-54 24,705 22,756 47,461
55-59 18,444 17,356 35,801
60-64 14,380 14,371 28,751
65-69 9,184 11,116 20,300
70-74 6,898 8,431 15,330
75-79 4,263 5,816 10,079
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kiambu Population Density

Population Density: 689.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kiambu 1.8 million 2,570.8 km² 689.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kiambu Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1100 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1100 38,335 n/a n/a
1200 44,044 1.4% 570
1300 49,753 1.2% 570
1400 55,463 1.1% 571
1500 61,172 1% 570
1600 71,367 1.6% 1,019
1700 81,562 1.3% 1,019
1800 113,105 3.3% 3,154
1900 172,173 4.3% 5,906
1910 184,178 7% 12,005
1920 199,803 8.5% 15,625
1930 222,032 11.1% 22,229
1940 259,472 16.9% 37,440
1950 359,160 38.4% 99,688
1960 483,805 34.7% 124,645
1970 678,196 40.2% 194,391
1990 1,248,613 35.7% 285,208
2000 1,479,493 18.5% 230,880
2020 1,941,834 14.6% 231,170
2030 2,283,118 17.6% 341,284
2040 2,616,790 14.6% 333,672
2050 2,912,162 11.3% 295,372
2060 3,151,417 8.2% 239,255
2070 3,353,090 6.4% 201,673
2080 3,513,581 4.8% 160,491
2090 3,625,486 3.2% 111,905
2100 3,690,117 1.8% 64,631
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

Kiambu CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kiambu 1,597,655 t 0.9 t 621.5 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

Kiambu Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1958 to 2019)

Average Temp
19.4°C
66.9°F
Average High
24.2°C
75.6°F
Average Low
14.4°C
57.8°F
   Record High Temperature
32.6°C
90.7°F
   Record Low Temperature
9.0°C
48.2°F
   Average Precipitation
134.9 mm
5.3 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
12.8 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, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide Medium (6)
Drought Medium (4)
Flood High (10)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.

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Place Area Population Population Density
Baringo 10,893.5 km² 666,066 61.1 / km²
Bomet 2,685.9 km² 1.1 million 409.5 / km²
Bungoma 3,017.1 km² 1.6 million 524.0 / km²
Busia 1,808.8 km² 841,003 465.0 / km²
Garissa 43,779 km² 985,417 22.5 / km²
Homa Bay 4,712.5 km² 1.1 million 226.8 / km²
Isiolo 25,389.7 km² 199,132 7.84 / km²
Kajiado 21,455 km² 805,196 37.5 / km²
Kakamega 2,989.3 km² 1.9 million 627.0 / km²
Keiyo 3,015.4 km² 456,738 151.5 / km²
Kericho 2,292.8 km² 737,280 321.6 / km²
Kilifi 12,596.2 km² 1.3 million 104.3 / km²
Kirinyaga 1,476.9 km² 577,821 391.2 / km²
Kisii Central 1,325.5 km² 1.3 million 978.5 / km²
Kitui 30,514.2 km² 1.2 million 38.1 / km²
Kwale 8,305.7 km² 694,563 83.6 / km²
Laikipia 9,539.8 km² 487,404 51.1 / km²
Lamu 6,189.1 km² 107,590 17.4 / km²
Machakos 6,011.9 km² 1.2 million 202.9 / km²
Makueni 8,163.9 km² 973,515 119.2 / km²
Mandera 26,143.5 km² 1.8 million 67.3 / km²
Marsabit 75,991.6 km² 356,667 4.69 / km²
Mbeere 2,830.4 km² 573,613 202.7 / km²
Meru North 6,995.2 km² 1.5 million 217.4 / km²
Migori 3,159.3 km² 1.0 million 327.3 / km²
Mombasa 314.2 km² 1.1 million 3,493 / km²
Murang'a 2,537.4 km² 1.0 million 400.9 / km²
Nairobi Area 708.3 km² 3.9 million 5,527 / km²
Nakuru 7,471.1 km² 2.0 million 263.1 / km²
Nandi 2,837.7 km² 941,182 331.7 / km²
Narok 18,299.5 km² 1.0 million 57.0 / km²
No Data 2,677.6 km² 1.1 million 404.8 / km²
Nyamira 890.1 km² 682,041 766.3 / km²
Nyandarua 3,280.6 km² 656,669 200.2 / km²
Nyeri 3,301.5 km² 752,732 228.0 / km²
Samburu 21,045.9 km² 271,246 12.9 / km²
Siaya 3,511.5 km² 946,623 269.6 / km²
Taita Taveta 17,132 km² 335,252 19.6 / km²
Tana River 38,808.7 km² 290,114 7.48 / km²
Tharaka 2,602.8 km² 397,449 152.7 / km²
Trans Nzoia 2,498.3 km² 1.0 million 401.8 / km²
Turkana 63,732.1 km² 994,791 15.6 / km²
Uasin Gishu 3,363.3 km² 1.1 million 327.3 / km²
Vihiga 560.4 km² 628,562 1,121 / km²
Wajir 56,784.2 km² 1.3 million 23.3 / km²
West Pokot 9,320.8 km² 628,884 67.5 / km²
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