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Matam

Area of Matam 28,799.9 km²
Population 636,037
Male Population 312,678 (49.2%)
Female Population 323,360 (50.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +214.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +54.2%
Median Age 17.8 years old
Male Median Age 17.1 years old
Female Median Age 18.5 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Matam Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 202,040 313,994 412,349 636,037
Population Density 7.02 / km² 10.9 / km² 14.3 / km² 22.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Matam Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 54.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Matam +214.8% +102.6% +54.2%
Senegal +211% +102.6% +53.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Matam Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 54,833 53,023 107,856
5-9 46,523 45,267 91,791
10-14 39,839 38,931 78,771
15-19 35,233 34,703 69,937
20-24 30,434 30,576 61,010
25-29 24,854 25,915 50,770
30-34 19,865 21,694 41,560
35-39 15,275 17,427 32,702
40-44 11,525 13,602 25,127
45-49 9,054 10,951 20,005
50-54 7,225 8,887 16,113
55-59 5,790 7,119 12,910
60-64 4,356 5,450 9,806
65-69 3,661 4,515 8,177
70-74 2,672 3,288 5,961
75-79 1,535 2,014 3,550
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Matam Population Density

Population Density: 22.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Matam 636,037 28,799.9 km² 22.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Matam Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1400 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1400 15,448 n/a n/a
1500 19,229 2.2% 378
1600 23,994 2.2% 476
1700 29,931 2.2% 593
1800 35,190 1.6% 525
1900 48,329 3.2% 1,313
1910 59,211 22.5% 10,882
1920 56,379 -4.8% -2,832
1930 69,016 22.4% 12,637
1940 81,310 17.8% 12,294
1950 106,970 31.6% 25,660
1960 134,486 25.7% 27,516
1970 175,719 30.7% 41,233
1990 313,994 33.7% 69,137
2000 412,349 31.3% 98,355
2020 701,165 30.4% 144,408
2030 826,321 17.8% 125,156
2040 943,811 14.2% 117,490
2050 1,039,943 10.2% 96,132
2060 1,110,172 6.8% 70,229
2070 1,168,125 5.2% 57,953
2080 1,214,212 3.9% 46,087
2090 1,246,622 2.7% 32,410
2100 1,267,967 1.7% 21,345
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

Matam CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Matam 428,850 t 0.67 t 14.9 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

Matam Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1975 to 2019)

Average Temp
35.9°C
96.6°F
Average High
43.6°C
110.4°F
Average Low
28.1°C
82.7°F
   Record High Temperature
48.5°C
119.3°F
   Record Low Temperature
20.0°C
68.0°F
   Average Precipitation
72.5 mm
2.9 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.2 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 Medium (5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Matam

Other places in Senegal

Place Area Population Population Density
Dakar 534.6 km² 3.4 million 6,451 / km²
Diourbel 4,873.7 km² 1.7 million 345.8 / km²
Fatick 7,063 km² 796,932 112.8 / km²
Kaffrine 11,060.1 km² 629,449 56.9 / km²
Kaolack 5,184.9 km² 1.1 million 205.1 / km²
Kedougou 16,857.3 km² 166,580 9.88 / km²
Kolda 13,754.2 km² 745,489 54.2 / km²
Louga 25,634.6 km² 988,365 38.6 / km²
Saint-Louis 18,944.1 km² 998,846 52.7 / km²
Sedhiou 7,360.5 km² 504,930 68.6 / km²
Tambacounda 42,574.9 km² 785,061 18.4 / km²
Thies 6,582.1 km² 2.0 million 300.2 / km²
Ziguinchor 7,286.3 km² 611,478 83.9 / km²
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