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Ndola

Area of Ndola 1,105.5 km²
Population 575,710
Male Population 284,549 (49.4%)
Female Population 291,162 (50.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +335.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +52.2%
Median Age 18.8 years old
Male Median Age 19 years old
Female Median Age 18.6 years old
Timezone Central Africa Time

Ndola Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 132,135 277,666 378,169 575,710
Population Density 119.5 / km² 251.2 / km² 342.1 / km² 520.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ndola Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 52.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Ndola +335.7% +107.3% +52.2%
Copperbelt +230.3% +79.4% +40.1%
Zambia +224.8% +99.2% +53.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ndola Median Age

Median Age: 18.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Ndola 18.8 years 19 years 18.6 years
Copperbelt 18.5 years 18.8 years 18.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ndola Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 40,642 40,793 81,435
5-9 35,311 36,831 72,142
10-14 37,356 40,057 77,414
15-19 36,228 38,664 74,892
20-24 26,993 30,324 57,318
25-29 24,321 26,695 51,016
30-34 20,754 20,066 40,821
35-39 18,077 15,704 33,781
40-44 12,636 10,653 23,289
45-49 9,343 9,075 18,419
50-54 6,981 7,311 14,293
55-59 5,187 4,883 10,071
60-64 4,115 3,781 7,896
65-69 2,734 2,516 5,250
70-74 1,811 1,765 3,576
75-79 1,086 1,024 2,110
80-84 526 572 1,099
85 Plus 448 449 897
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ndola Population Density

Population Density: 520.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Ndola 575,710 1,105.5 km² 520.8 / km²
Copperbelt 2.4 million 30,797.7 km² 76.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ndola Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1930 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1930 12,722 n/a n/a
1940 17,231 35.4% 4,509
1950 31,476 82.7% 14,245
1960 42,797 36% 11,321
1970 94,363 120.5% 51,566
1990 277,666 71.5% 91,651
2000 378,169 36.2% 100,503
2020 646,634 30.8% 134,232
2030 808,218 25% 161,584
2040 976,215 20.8% 167,997
2050 1,133,794 16.1% 157,579
2060 1,276,899 12.6% 143,105
2070 1,401,673 9.8% 124,774
2080 1,508,572 7.6% 106,899
2090 1,596,643 5.8% 88,071
2100 1,660,645 4% 64,002
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

Ndola CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Ndola 232,053 t 0.4 t 209.9 t/km²
Copperbelt 946,084 t 0.4 t 30.7 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

Ndola Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1950 to 1990)

   Average Precipitation
0.7 mm
0.0 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 High (9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Ndola

Other places in Copperbelt

Place Area Population Population Density
Chililabombwe 848.1 km² 109,045 128.6 / km²
Chingola 1,607.4 km² 263,805 164.1 / km²
Kalulushi 1,091.5 km² 67,687 62.0 / km²
Kitwe 1,216.3 km² 700,452 575.9 / km²
Luanshya 782.9 km² 166,999 213.3 / km²
Lufwanyama 10,844.9 km² 74,387 6.86 / km²
Masaiti 3,748.5 km² 114,290 30.5 / km²
Mpongwe 8,839.3 km² 105,718 12.0 / km²
Mufulira 713.4 km² 176,264 247.1 / km²
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