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Kunene

Area of Kunene 115,322.6 km²
Population 118,044
Male Population 59,666 (50.5%)
Female Population 58,378 (49.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +337.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +50%
Median Age 19.9 years old
Male Median Age 19.8 years old
Female Median Age 20 years old
Timezone Central Africa Time
Kunene is one of the fourteen regions of Namibia and home to the Himba ethnic group. Source: Wikipedia

Kunene Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 26,989 51,459 78,721 118,044
Population Density 0.23 / km² 0.45 / km² 0.68 / km² 1.02 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kunene Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 50% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kunene +337.4% +129.4% +50%
Namibia +171.3% +72.4% +28.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kunene Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 9,419 9,392 18,812
5-9 8,031 7,735 15,767
10-14 6,644 6,591 13,235
15-19 5,949 5,470 11,420
20-24 5,132 4,902 10,035
25-29 4,359 4,196 8,555
30-34 3,960 3,721 7,682
35-39 3,592 3,156 6,749
40-44 2,732 2,673 5,405
45-49 2,346 2,253 4,600
50-54 1,875 2,108 3,983
55-59 1,577 1,635 3,213
60-64 1,354 1,375 2,730
65-69 916 1,128 2,045
70-74 668 715 1,383
75-79 475 486 962
80-84 265 389 655
85 Plus 369 454 823
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kunene Population Density

Population Density: 1.02 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kunene 118,044 115,322.6 km² 1.02 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kunene Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1000 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1000 2,520 n/a n/a
1100 2,709 0.7% 18
1200 2,912 0.7% 20
1300 3,129 0.7% 21
1400 3,365 0.7% 23
1500 3,617 0.7% 25
1600 3,884 0.7% 26
1700 4,171 0.7% 28
1800 5,876 3.5% 170
1900 9,941 5.4% 406
1910 10,571 6.3% 630
1920 11,256 6.5% 685
1930 12,001 6.6% 745
1940 12,811 6.7% 810
1950 13,700 6.9% 889
1960 17,316 26.4% 3,616
1970 22,852 32% 5,536
1990 51,459 50.1% 14,303
2000 78,721 53% 27,262
2020 126,718 26.9% 23,998
2030 139,232 9.9% 12,514
2040 149,896 7.7% 10,664
2050 155,932 4% 6,036
2060 158,667 1.8% 2,735
2070 160,316 1% 1,649
2080 156,984 -2.1% -3,332
2090 152,065 -3.1% -4,919
2100 146,656 -3.6% -5,409
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

Kunene CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kunene 290,689 t 2.46 t 2.52 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

Kunene Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1961 to 1986)

   Average Precipitation
2.0 mm
0.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.3 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 (7.6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Kunene

Other places in Namibia

Place Area Population Population Density
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
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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