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Narayanganj

Area of Narayanganj 746.8 km²
Population 3.3 million
Male Population 1,701,921 (51.6%)
Female Population 1,595,631 (48.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +331.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +54.8%
Median Age 23.6 years old
Male Median Age 24.3 years old
Female Median Age 22.8 years old
Timezone Bangladesh Standard Time

Narayanganj Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 763,962 1,454,366 2,130,460 3,297,556
Population Density 1,022 / km² 1,947 / km² 2,852 / km² 4,415 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Narayanganj Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 54.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Narayanganj +331.6% +126.7% +54.8%
Dhaka +188.7% +80.9% +37.4%
Bangladesh +125.9% +51.9% +22.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Narayanganj Median Age

Median Age: 23.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Narayanganj 23.6 years 24.3 years 22.8 years
Dhaka 24 years 24.5 years 23.4 years
Bangladesh 23.2 years 23.1 years 23.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Narayanganj Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 165,837 160,143 325,980
5-9 193,959 184,264 378,224
10-14 182,325 171,984 354,310
15-19 161,729 169,033 330,762
20-24 169,626 202,879 372,506
25-29 185,276 183,440 368,717
30-34 142,385 123,579 265,965
35-39 123,823 107,316 231,139
40-44 105,169 84,114 189,284
45-49 76,055 60,833 136,889
50-54 65,001 50,291 115,293
55-59 38,865 28,052 66,918
60-64 42,430 33,114 75,544
65-69 20,686 15,040 35,726
70-74 21,286 16,158 37,444
75-79 7,469 5,392 12,861
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Narayanganj Population Density

Population Density: 4,415 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Narayanganj 3.3 million 746.8 km² 4,415 / km²
Dhaka 42.2 million 20,706.6 km² 2,038 / km²
Bangladesh 161.0 million 144,082.5 km² 1,117 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Narayanganj Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 900 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
900 67,141 n/a n/a
1000 74,386 1% 724
1100 77,284 0.4% 289
1200 80,182 0.4% 289
1300 80,182 0% 0
1400 90,809 1.3% 1,062
1500 96,605 0.6% 579
1600 125,586 2.7% 2,898
1700 154,567 2.1% 2,898
1800 196,292 2.4% 4,172
1900 305,073 4.5% 10,878
1910 327,204 7.3% 22,131
1920 349,227 6.7% 22,023
1930 384,194 10% 34,967
1940 419,000 9.1% 34,806
1950 453,628 8.3% 34,628
1960 562,413 24% 108,785
1970 693,530 23.3% 131,117
1990 1,454,366 44.8% 380,418
2000 2,130,460 46.5% 676,094
2020 3,464,763 27.5% 667,151
2030 3,788,909 9.4% 324,146
2040 4,060,650 7.2% 271,741
2050 4,262,309 5% 201,659
2060 4,378,964 2.7% 116,655
2070 4,420,683 1% 41,719
2080 4,405,611 -0.3% -15,072
2090 4,346,952 -1.3% -58,659
2100 4,257,840 -2% -89,112
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

Narayanganj CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Narayanganj 2,228,458 t 0.68 t 2,984 t/km²
Dhaka 23,948,244 t 0.57 t 1,156 t/km²
Bangladesh 85,681,867 t 0.53 t 594.7 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

Narayanganj Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1985 to 2020)

Average High
33.5°C
92.3°F
   Record High Temperature
36.9°C
98.4°F
   Average Precipitation
190.9 mm
7.5 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
12.5 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 (4)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (4.1)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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