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Maroua, CM

Area of Maroua, CM 60.1 km²
Population 625,120
Male Population 312,012 (49.9%)
Female Population 313,108 (50.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +181.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +39.3%
Median Age 16.3 years old
Male Median Age 15.8 years old
Female Median Age 16.7 years old
Timezone West Africa Standard Time

Maroua, CM Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 221,795 333,813 448,843 625,120
Population Density 3,688 / km² 5,551 / km² 7,464 / km² 10,396 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Maroua Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 39.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Maroua, CM +181.8% +87.3% +39.3%
Cameroon +201% +93.4% +46.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Maroua, CM Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 58,279 57,256 115,536
5-9 50,382 48,422 98,804
10-14 42,247 39,960 82,207
15-19 32,967 31,629 64,596
20-24 23,677 25,882 49,560
25-29 18,746 22,365 41,112
30-34 15,674 18,694 34,369
35-39 12,159 14,170 26,329
40-44 11,623 13,648 25,272
45-49 9,484 8,579 18,063
50-54 9,201 9,722 18,924
55-59 6,291 4,286 10,578
60-64 7,185 6,529 13,714
65-69 4,163 2,581 6,745
70-74 4,705 4,473 9,179
75-79 1,971 1,368 3,340
80-84 1,959 2,179 4,138
85 Plus 1,300 1,365 2,665
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Maroua, CM Population Density

Population Density: 10,396 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Maroua, CM 625,120 60.1 km² 10,396 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Maroua, CM Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1780 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 15,862 n/a n/a
1900 43,185 10.5% 2,732
1910 48,498 12.3% 5,313
1920 55,054 13.5% 6,556
1930 63,704 15.7% 8,650
1940 76,797 20.6% 13,093
1950 106,253 38.4% 29,456
1960 136,855 28.8% 30,602
1970 183,902 34.4% 47,047
1990 333,813 34.7% 74,955
2000 448,843 34.5% 115,030
2020 686,331 23.7% 118,744
2030 798,307 16.3% 111,976
2040 900,188 12.8% 101,881
2050 980,054 8.9% 79,866
2060 1,038,740 6% 58,686
2070 1,076,140 3.6% 37,400
2080 1,095,813 1.8% 19,673
2090 1,096,599 0.1% 786
2100 1,083,775 -1.2% -12,824
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

Maroua, CM CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Maroua, CM 194,998 t 0.31 t 3,243 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

Maroua Annual Weather Averages

January Historical Weather Data (1977 to 1995)

   Average Precipitation
0.0 mm
0.0 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.0 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 Low (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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