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Mefou et Afamba

Area of Mefou et Afamba 3,139.7 km²
Population 51,118
Male Population 25,584 (50%)
Female Population 25,534 (50%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +306.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +56.5%
Median Age 19.9 years old
Male Median Age 19.8 years old
Female Median Age 20 years old
Timezone West Africa Standard Time
Mefou-et-Afamba is a department of Centre Province in Cameroon. The department covers an area of 3,358 km² and in 2001 had a total population of 89,805. Source: Wikipedia

Mefou et Afamba Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 12,566 19,537 32,671 51,118
Population Density 4.0 / km² 6.22 / km² 10.4 / km² 16.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Mefou-et-Afamba Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 56.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Mefou et Afamba +306.8% +161.6% +56.5%
Cameroon +201% +93.4% +46.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Mefou et Afamba Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 3,826 3,815 7,642
5-9 3,070 2,970 6,041
10-14 2,949 2,871 5,820
15-19 3,048 3,109 6,157
20-24 3,026 2,999 6,025
25-29 2,161 2,046 4,208
30-34 1,599 1,448 3,048
35-39 1,255 1,248 2,504
40-44 1,122 1,106 2,229
45-49 987 997 1,984
50-54 742 738 1,480
55-59 476 490 967
60-64 448 456 904
65-69 376 450 826
70-74 251 337 589
75-79 133 204 338
80-84 64 129 193
85 Plus 51 121 172
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Mefou et Afamba Population Density

Population Density: 16.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Mefou et Afamba 51,118 3,139.7 km² 16.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Mefou et Afamba Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1000 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1000 1,096 n/a n/a
1100 1,253 1.3% 15
1200 1,431 1.3% 17
1300 1,636 1.3% 20
1400 1,870 1.3% 23
1500 2,137 1.3% 26
1600 2,442 1.3% 30
1700 2,790 1.3% 34
1800 4,097 3.9% 130
1900 5,396 2.8% 129
1910 5,544 2.7% 148
1920 5,733 3.4% 189
1930 6,016 4.9% 283
1940 6,546 8.8% 530
1950 8,133 24.2% 1,587
1960 9,359 15.1% 1,226
1970 11,177 19.4% 1,818
1990 19,537 32.2% 4,180
2000 32,671 67.2% 13,134
2020 56,176 31.1% 11,752
2030 65,371 16.4% 9,195
2040 73,726 12.8% 8,355
2050 80,164 8.7% 6,438
2060 84,828 5.8% 4,664
2070 87,705 3.4% 2,877
2080 89,094 1.6% 1,389
2090 88,915 -0.2% -179
2100 87,632 -1.4% -1,283
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

Mefou et Afamba CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Mefou et Afamba 15,241 t 0.3 t 4.85 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
Earthquake Low (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Boumba-et-Ngoko 30,502.3 km² 133,800 4.39 / km²
Boyo 1,585.6 km² 128,105 80.8 / km²
Bui 2,107.4 km² 390,087 185.1 / km²
Bénoué 13,478.4 km² 1.3 million 96.1 / km²
Diamaré 4,522.6 km² 211,643 46.8 / km²
Dja-et-Lobo 19,902.8 km² 251,841 12.7 / km²
Djerem 13,049.9 km² 182,104 14.0 / km²
Donga-Mantung 4,180.5 km² 291,529 69.7 / km²
Douala 193.8 km² 2.3 million 11,818 / km²
Fako 2,074.8 km² 640,797 308.8 / km²
Faro 12,151.2 km² 76,696 6.31 / km²
Faro-Déo 10,909.2 km² 112,768 10.3 / km²
Haut-Nkam 1,124.8 km² 145,365 129.2 / km²
Haut-Nyong 36,245.2 km² 224,269 6.19 / km²
Haute-Sanaga 11,488.1 km² 112,597 9.8 / km²
Hauts-Plateaux 352.9 km² 74,084 209.9 / km²
Kadey 15,987.8 km² 216,147 13.5 / km²
Koung-Khi 440.8 km² 35,258 80.0 / km²
Koupé-Manengouba 3,311.2 km² 116,504 35.2 / km²
Lebialem 631.7 km² 120,501 190.8 / km²
Lekié 3,413.1 km² 81,478 23.9 / km²
Logone-et-Chari 12,680.9 km² 623,748 49.2 / km²
Lom-et-Djerem 26,279.6 km² 390,256 14.9 / km²
Manyu 9,075.2 km² 224,924 24.8 / km²
Maroua 60.1 km² 625,120 10,396 / km²
Mayo-Banyo 8,397.4 km² 269,203 32.1 / km²
Mayo-Danay 5,683.6 km² 643,140 113.2 / km²
Mayo-Kani 4,636.5 km² 534,473 115.3 / km²
Mayo-Louti 3,892.4 km² 517,226 132.9 / km²
Mayo-Rey 37,022.6 km² 576,272 15.6 / km²
Mayo-Sava 2,889 km² 473,279 163.8 / km²
Mayo-Tsanaga 4,230.7 km² 943,029 222.9 / km²
Mbam-et-Inoubou 6,845.3 km² 210,363 30.7 / km²
Mbam-et-Kim 26,390.4 km² 147,119 5.57 / km²
Mbéré 13,738 km² 198,149 14.4 / km²
Mefou-et-Akono 1,211.7 km² 59,463 49.1 / km²
Meme 2,716.9 km² 416,946 153.5 / km²
Menchum 4,797.5 km² 200,334 41.8 / km²
Menoua 1,306 km² 299,610 229.4 / km²
Mezam 1,981.6 km² 660,090 333.1 / km²
Mfoundi 96.8 km² 88,726 916.9 / km²
Mifi 344.8 km² 396,597 1,150 / km²
Momo 1,673.3 km² 153,742 91.9 / km²
Moungo 4,017.6 km² 391,650 97.5 / km²
Mvila 7,762.6 km² 222,198 28.6 / km²
Ndian 6,819.9 km² 142,883 21.0 / km²
Ndé 1,393.8 km² 98,874 70.9 / km²
Ngo-Ketunjia 1,054.8 km² 237,676 225.3 / km²
Nkam 6,087.7 km² 33,731 5.54 / km²
Noun 7,791.2 km² 566,575 72.7 / km²
Nyong-et-Kéllé 6,264 km² 147,906 23.6 / km²
Nyong-et-Mfoumou 6,024.9 km² 111,941 18.6 / km²
Nyong-et-So'o 3,397.6 km² 125,609 37.0 / km²
Océan 11,475.6 km² 246,640 21.5 / km²
Sanaga-Maritime 8,975.5 km² 171,492 19.1 / km²
Vallée-du-Ntem 8,170 km² 86,134 10.5 / km²
Vina 17,366.3 km² 443,001 25.5 / km²
Wouri 1,083 km² 707,641 653.4 / km²
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