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Narayanganj, Dhaka

Area of Narayanganj, Dhaka 54.8 km²
Population 1.1 million
Male Population 594,564 (52.2%)
Female Population 544,640 (47.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +307.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +48.3%
Median Age 24.1 years old
Male Median Age 25.2 years old
Female Median Age 22.9 years old
Timezone Bangladesh Standard Time
Narayanganj is a city in central Bangladesh. It is in the Narayanganj District, near the capital city of Dhaka and has a population of about 2. Source: Wikipedia

Narayanganj, Dhaka Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 279,495 537,729 768,415 1,139,203
Population Density 5,104 / km² 9,821 / km² 14,034 / km² 20,806 / 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 48.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Narayanganj, Dhaka +307.6% +111.9% +48.3%
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, Dhaka Median Age

Median Age: 24.1 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Narayanganj, Dhaka 24.1 years 25.2 years 22.9 years
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, Dhaka Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 54,340 52,571 106,911
5-9 61,616 58,572 120,189
10-14 60,202 57,239 117,442
15-19 56,216 62,082 118,299
20-24 61,889 73,390 135,280
25-29 69,420 65,857 135,277
30-34 53,669 43,956 97,626
35-39 46,363 38,261 84,625
40-44 39,307 28,960 68,267
45-49 27,399 20,134 47,534
50-54 22,993 16,103 39,096
55-59 13,066 8,151 21,217
60-64 13,890 9,701 23,592
65-69 6,159 3,893 10,052
70-74 6,075 4,342 10,417
75-79 1,959 1,429 3,388
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Narayanganj, Dhaka Population Density

Population Density: 20,806 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Narayanganj, Dhaka 1.1 million 54.8 km² 20,806 / km²
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, Dhaka Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1000 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1000 23,120 n/a n/a
1100 24,021 0.4% 90
1200 24,922 0.4% 90
1300 24,922 0% 0
1400 28,225 1.3% 330
1500 30,026 0.6% 180
1600 39,034 2.7% 900
1700 48,042 2.1% 900
1800 72,197 4.2% 2,415
1900 116,788 4.9% 4,459
1910 124,946 7% 8,158
1920 132,875 6.3% 7,929
1930 145,494 9.5% 12,619
1940 157,764 8.4% 12,270
1950 169,645 7.5% 11,881
1960 208,690 23% 39,045
1970 255,084 22.2% 46,394
1990 537,729 45.2% 141,322
2000 768,415 42.9% 230,686
2020 1,195,956 24.8% 213,770
2030 1,311,881 9.7% 115,925
2040 1,416,719 8% 104,838
2050 1,502,503 6.1% 85,784
2060 1,561,942 4% 59,439
2070 1,595,757 2.2% 33,815
2080 1,608,272 0.8% 12,515
2090 1,603,157 -0.3% -5,115
2100 1,583,684 -1.2% -19,473
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, Dhaka CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Narayanganj, Dhaka 792,543 t 0.7 t 14,474 t/km²
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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought Medium (4)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Narayanganj

Place Area Population Population Density
Araihazar 173.2 km² 429,292 2,478 / km²
Bandar 56.5 km² 374,880 6,630 / km²
Narayanganj Sadar 36.8 km² 199,526 5,427 / km²
Rupganj 253.8 km² 660,160 2,600 / km²
Sonargaon 171.7 km² 494,497 2,880 / km²
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