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Nyeri

Area of Nyeri 3,301.5 km²
Population 752,732
Male Population 370,380 (49.2%)
Female Population 382,354 (50.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +116.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +20.1%
Median Age 23.2 years old
Male Median Age 22.3 years old
Female Median Age 24 years old
Timezone East Africa Time

Nyeri Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 347,233 534,919 626,816 752,732
Population Density 105.2 / km² 162.0 / km² 189.9 / km² 228.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Nyeri Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 20.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Nyeri +116.8% +40.7% +20.1%
Kenya +241.6% +96.8% +48.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Nyeri Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 43,400 41,163 84,563
5-9 44,097 43,083 87,180
10-14 44,085 43,602 87,687
15-19 38,275 35,753 74,029
20-24 33,173 34,143 67,317
25-29 30,650 33,439 64,089
30-34 27,648 29,070 56,718
35-39 24,308 25,962 50,270
40-44 19,795 22,029 41,825
45-49 18,021 19,302 37,323
50-54 11,453 13,347 24,801
55-59 9,993 11,119 21,112
60-64 10,012 10,849 20,862
65-69 6,620 8,313 14,934
70-74 5,483 6,713 12,196
75-79 3,369 4,467 7,837
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Nyeri Population Density

Population Density: 228.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Nyeri 752,732 3,301.5 km² 228.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Nyeri Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 600 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
600 16,558 n/a n/a
700 20,697 2.3% 413
800 25,871 2.3% 517
900 30,183 1.6% 431
1000 34,494 1.3% 431
1100 40,531 1.6% 603
1200 46,567 1.4% 603
1300 52,604 1.2% 603
1400 58,640 1.1% 603
1500 64,677 1% 603
1600 75,456 1.6% 1,077
1700 86,235 1.3% 1,077
1800 80,372 -0.7% -586
1900 89,746 1.1% 937
1910 93,208 3.9% 3,462
1920 98,179 5.3% 4,971
1930 105,940 7.9% 7,761
1940 120,221 13.5% 14,281
1950 161,593 34.4% 41,372
1960 211,370 30.8% 49,777
1970 287,709 36.1% 76,339
1990 534,919 36.4% 123,605
2000 626,816 17.2% 91,897
2020 838,273 15.6% 105,728
2030 1,005,752 20% 167,479
2040 1,164,773 15.8% 159,021
2050 1,299,614 11.6% 134,841
2060 1,402,148 7.9% 102,534
2070 1,483,595 5.8% 81,447
2080 1,543,422 4% 59,827
2090 1,579,124 2.3% 35,702
2100 1,592,449 0.8% 13,325
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

Nyeri CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Nyeri 615,455 t 0.82 t 186.4 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
Landslide Medium (6)
Drought Medium (4)
Flood High (10)
* 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. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. 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.
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.

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