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Kwale

Area of Kwale 8,305.7 km²
Population 694,563
Male Population 337,765 (48.6%)
Female Population 356,797 (51.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +264.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +46.5%
Median Age 16.1 years old
Male Median Age 15.3 years old
Female Median Age 16.9 years old
Timezone East Africa Time

Kwale Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 190,703 347,340 474,027 694,563
Population Density 23.0 / km² 41.8 / km² 57.1 / km² 83.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kwale Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 46.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kwale +264.2% +100% +46.5%
Kenya +241.6% +96.8% +48.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kwale Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 63,063 62,547 125,611
5-9 55,710 55,351 111,062
10-14 47,505 46,671 94,177
15-19 37,290 37,249 74,540
20-24 24,726 34,160 58,887
25-29 21,845 28,568 50,413
30-34 19,636 23,091 42,727
35-39 16,057 16,767 32,824
40-44 12,036 11,621 23,658
45-49 10,223 10,111 20,335
50-54 8,510 9,840 18,351
55-59 6,876 6,364 13,240
60-64 5,509 5,851 11,360
65-69 3,728 3,646 7,375
70-74 3,210 3,126 6,337
75-79 1,840 1,832 3,673
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kwale Population Density

Population Density: 83.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kwale 694,563 8,305.7 km² 83.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kwale Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1720 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 22,913 n/a n/a
1900 40,355 5.8% 1,744
1910 43,337 7.4% 2,982
1920 47,088 8.7% 3,751
1930 52,286 11% 5,198
1940 60,905 16.5% 8,619
1950 83,815 37.6% 22,910
1960 111,953 33.6% 28,138
1970 155,194 38.6% 43,241
1990 347,340 49.6% 96,073
2000 474,027 36.5% 126,687
2020 775,749 27.9% 150,861
2030 933,614 20.4% 157,865
2040 1,082,306 15.9% 148,692
2050 1,207,006 11.5% 124,700
2060 1,299,918 7.7% 92,912
2070 1,371,981 5.5% 72,063
2080 1,423,040 3.7% 51,059
2090 1,451,238 2% 28,198
2100 1,458,418 0.5% 7,180
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

Kwale CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kwale 405,737 t 0.58 t 48.9 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

Kwale Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1957 to 2020)

Average Temp
25.6°C
78.1°F
Average High
29.5°C
85.2°F
Average Low
22.4°C
72.3°F
   Record High Temperature
32.7°C
90.9°F
   Record Low Temperature
18.8°C
65.8°F
   Average Precipitation
277.2 mm
10.9 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
16.9 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, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought Low (2)
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.

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