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Mahakali

Area of Mahakali 6,948.3 km²
Population 1.3 million
Male Population 596,129 (47.2%)
Female Population 667,688 (52.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +2,810.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +116.3%
Median Age 19.6 years old
Male Median Age 18.2 years old
Female Median Age 20.9 years old
Timezone Nepal Time
Mahakali is one of the fourteen zones located in the Far-Western Development Region of Nepal, covering an area of 6,205 km2 in the most western part of the country. Source: Wikipedia

Mahakali Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 43,425 302,827 584,182 1,263,816
Population Density 6.25 / km² 43.6 / km² 84.1 / km² 181.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Mahakali Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 116.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Mahakali +2,810.3% +317.3% +116.3%
Nepal +115% +52% +20.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Mahakali Median Age

Median Age: 19.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Mahakali 19.6 years 18.2 years 20.9 years
Nepal 21.5 years 20.4 years 22.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Mahakali Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 74,575 70,895 145,471
5-9 86,940 82,990 169,931
10-14 93,108 91,499 184,607
15-19 68,196 77,052 145,248
20-24 43,174 65,684 108,859
25-29 35,450 53,184 88,634
30-34 32,603 43,923 76,526
35-39 31,421 39,675 71,096
40-44 28,112 32,550 60,662
45-49 24,546 26,593 51,140
50-54 21,551 21,795 43,346
55-59 17,891 18,119 36,010
60-64 16,869 19,968 36,838
65-69 12,450 13,749 26,199
70-74 9,141 9,896 19,037
75-79 45 51 97
80-84 32 37 69
85 Plus 25 29 55
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Mahakali Population Density

Population Density: 181.9 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Mahakali 1.3 million 6,948.3 km² 181.9 / 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

Mahakali Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1960 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1960 28,315 n/a n/a
1970 34,718 22.6% 6,403
1990 302,827 195.3% 134,054
2000 584,182 92.9% 281,355
2020 1,359,290 52.5% 387,554
2030 1,535,566 13% 176,276
2040 1,684,639 9.7% 149,073
2050 1,803,792 7.1% 119,153
2060 1,875,457 4% 71,665
2070 1,895,940 1.1% 20,483
2080 1,874,093 -1.2% -21,847
2090 1,815,876 -3.1% -58,217
2100 1,739,470 -4.2% -76,406
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

Mahakali CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Mahakali 470,052 t 0.37 t 67.7 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

Mahakali Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1901 to 1970)

   Average Precipitation
53.1 mm
2.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
5.7 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 (9)
Drought Medium (4.3)
Flood High (9)
Earthquake High (8.8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Mahakali

Other places in Nepal

Place Area Population Population Density
Bagmati 9,418.4 km² 4.9 million 521.4 / km²
Bheri 10,072.4 km² 1.6 million 159.9 / km²
Dhawalagiri 8,226.7 km² 456,830 55.5 / km²
Gandaki 12,324 km² 1.4 million 115.0 / km²
Janakpur 9,648 km² 2.8 million 288.7 / km²
Karnali 21,378.5 km² 327,909 15.3 / km²
Kosi 9,584.9 km² 3.1 million 319.0 / km²
Lumbini 8,919.1 km² 2.8 million 318.2 / km²
Mechi 8,163.4 km² 1.4 million 168.7 / km²
Narayani 8,400.6 km² 3.3 million 395.9 / km²
Rapti 11,039.3 km² 1.4 million 128.1 / km²
Sagarmatha 10,737.7 km² 2.1 million 194.9 / km²
Seti 12,795 km² 1.7 million 129.1 / km²
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