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Milne Bay

Area of Milne Bay 14,212.2 km²
Population 269,444
Male Population 139,682 (51.8%)
Female Population 129,761 (48.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +135%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +30.1%
Median Age 21.3 years old
Male Median Age 21 years old
Female Median Age 21.7 years old
Timezone Papua New Guinea Time
Milne Bay is a province of Papua New Guinea. Its capital is Alotau. The province covers 14,345 km² of land and 252,990 km² of sea, within the province there are more than 600 islands, about 160 of which are inhabited. Source: Wikipedia

Milne Bay Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 114,648 165,852 207,132 269,444
Population Density 8.07 / km² 11.7 / km² 14.6 / km² 19.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Milne Bay Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 30.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Milne Bay +135% +62.5% +30.1%
Papua New Guinea +174.1% +85.6% +43%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Milne Bay Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 16,832 15,375 32,207
5-9 17,499 16,162 33,661
10-14 16,031 14,070 30,101
15-19 16,693 15,019 31,713
20-24 13,342 12,501 25,844
25-29 11,546 11,954 23,501
30-34 9,445 9,711 19,156
35-39 9,368 9,520 18,889
40-44 7,333 7,012 14,346
45-49 6,696 6,096 12,792
50-54 4,817 4,172 8,990
55-59 3,510 2,958 6,469
60-64 2,655 2,205 4,860
65-69 1,844 1,441 3,285
70-74 1,050 795 1,846
75-79 583 431 1,014
80-84 257 205 462
85 Plus 180 134 315
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Milne Bay Population Density

Population Density: 19.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Milne Bay 269,444 14,212.2 km² 19.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Milne Bay Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 32,996 n/a n/a
100 34,568 0.5% 157
200 36,214 0.5% 164
300 37,938 0.5% 172
400 39,745 0.5% 180
500 41,637 0.5% 189
600 43,620 0.5% 198
700 45,697 0.5% 207
800 47,873 0.5% 217
900 50,153 0.5% 228
1000 52,541 0.5% 238
1100 55,043 0.5% 250
1200 57,664 0.5% 262
1300 60,410 0.5% 274
1400 63,286 0.5% 287
1500 66,300 0.5% 301
1600 69,457 0.5% 315
1700 72,765 0.5% 330
1800 73,931 0.2% 116
1900 70,590 -0.5% -334
1910 69,767 -1.2% -823
1920 73,003 4.6% 3,236
1930 76,265 4.5% 3,262
1940 79,541 4.3% 3,276
1950 82,819 4.1% 3,278
1960 93,748 13.2% 10,929
1970 107,161 14.3% 13,413
1990 165,852 24.4% 29,345
2000 207,132 24.9% 41,280
2020 293,825 19.1% 43,346
2030 339,383 15.5% 45,558
2040 378,112 11.4% 38,729
2050 406,930 7.6% 28,818
2060 426,064 4.7% 19,134
2070 435,076 2.1% 9,012
2080 434,794 -0.1% -282
2090 427,135 -1.8% -7,659
2100 413,372 -3.2% -13,763
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

Milne Bay CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Milne Bay 160,896 t 0.6 t 11.3 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

Milne Bay Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1997 to 2002)

   Average Precipitation
126.4 mm
5.0 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
18.0 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, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (10)
Cyclone High (9)
Drought Medium (4.2)
Earthquake Medium (4.7)
* 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, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
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.

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
Madang 29,909.4 km² 517,003 17.3 / km²
Manus 2,122.3 km² 45,068 21.2 / 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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