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Madang

Area of Madang 29,909.4 km²
Population 517,003
Male Population 269,623 (52.2%)
Female Population 247,377 (47.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +167.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +37%
Median Age 21.3 years old
Male Median Age 21 years old
Female Median Age 21.7 years old
Timezone Papua New Guinea Time

Madang Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 193,121 292,056 377,310 517,003
Population Density 6.46 / km² 9.76 / km² 12.6 / km² 17.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Madang Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 37% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Madang +167.7% +77% +37%
Papua New Guinea +174.1% +85.6% +43%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Madang Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 32,490 29,310 61,800
5-9 33,778 30,810 64,589
10-14 30,944 26,823 57,768
15-19 32,222 28,633 60,855
20-24 25,755 23,832 49,587
25-29 22,287 22,789 45,076
30-34 18,232 18,513 36,745
35-39 18,083 18,150 36,234
40-44 14,156 13,367 27,523
45-49 12,925 11,622 24,547
50-54 9,299 7,953 17,252
55-59 6,775 5,640 12,416
60-64 5,125 4,204 9,329
65-69 3,559 2,747 6,306
70-74 2,027 1,516 3,544
75-79 1,124 822 1,946
80-84 497 390 887
85 Plus 348 255 604
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Madang Population Density

Population Density: 17.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Madang 517,003 29,909.4 km² 17.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Madang Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 58,373 n/a n/a
100 61,153 0.5% 278
200 64,065 0.5% 291
300 67,116 0.5% 305
400 70,312 0.5% 319
500 73,660 0.5% 334
600 77,167 0.5% 350
700 80,842 0.5% 367
800 84,692 0.5% 385
900 88,725 0.5% 403
1000 92,950 0.5% 422
1100 97,376 0.5% 442
1200 102,013 0.5% 463
1300 106,870 0.5% 485
1400 111,959 0.5% 508
1500 117,291 0.5% 533
1600 122,876 0.5% 558
1700 128,727 0.5% 585
1800 120,640 -0.6% -808
1900 107,458 -1.2% -1,318
1910 105,948 -1.4% -1,510
1920 110,744 4.5% 4,796
1930 115,739 4.5% 4,995
1940 120,946 4.5% 5,207
1950 126,378 4.5% 5,432
1960 143,803 13.8% 17,425
1970 165,503 15.1% 21,700
1990 292,056 32.8% 63,276
2000 377,310 29.2% 85,254
2020 565,216 22.4% 93,953
2030 656,154 16.1% 90,938
2040 733,496 11.8% 77,342
2050 791,591 7.9% 58,095
2060 830,931 5% 39,340
2070 850,718 2.4% 19,787
2080 852,248 0.2% 1,530
2090 839,334 -1.5% -12,914
2100 813,659 -3.1% -25,675
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

Madang CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Madang 342,121 t 0.66 t 11.4 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (10)
Drought Low (1.7)
Volcano High (9)
Earthquake High (6.8)
* 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, 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.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Volcano Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BR8Q45.
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.
5. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Top places in Madang

Other places in Papua New Guinea

Place Area Population Population Density
Autonomous Region of Bougainville 9,434 km² 186,800 19.8 / km²
Central 29,794.4 km² 542,132 18.2 / km²
Chimbu (Simbu) Province 6,146.4 km² 458,205 74.5 / km²
East New Britain 15,268.4 km² 249,249 16.3 / km²
East Sepik 43,780.6 km² 451,707 10.3 / km²
Eastern Highlands 11,135.5 km² 621,305 55.8 / km²
Enga 11,521.4 km² 511,330 44.4 / km²
Gulf 34,843.4 km² 122,693 3.52 / km²
Hela 9,716.2 km² 427,946 44.0 / km²
Jiwaka 4,868.5 km² 408,675 83.9 / km²
Manus 2,122.3 km² 45,068 21.2 / km²
Milne Bay 14,212.2 km² 269,444 19.0 / km²
Morobe 32,808.8 km² 639,124 19.5 / km²
New Ireland 9,715.2 km² 144,672 14.9 / km²
Northern (Oro) Province 22,721.7 km² 184,664 8.13 / km²
Southern Highlands 15,811.5 km² 565,085 35.7 / km²
West New Britain 20,397.5 km² 235,735 11.6 / km²
West Sepik (Sandaun) Province 35,999.5 km² 233,620 6.49 / km²
Western 98,319.6 km² 178,939 1.82 / km²
Western Highlands 4,251.2 km² 383,132 90.1 / km²
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