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Ohangwena

Area of Ohangwena 10,695.5 km²
Population 277,705
Male Population 127,118 (45.8%)
Female Population 150,587 (54.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +129.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +16.4%
Median Age 17 years old
Male Median Age 15.5 years old
Female Median Age 18.2 years old
Timezone Central Africa Time
Ohangwena is one of the fourteen regions of Namibia, its capital is Eenhana. The northern and western parts of the region are the most densely populated of this essentially subsistence agricultural region in which small scale mahangu cultivation and the keeping of cattle form the predominant activities. Source: Wikipedia

Ohangwena Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 121,148 185,645 238,542 277,705
Population Density 11.3 / km² 17.4 / km² 22.3 / km² 26.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ohangwena Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 16.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Ohangwena +129.2% +49.6% +16.4%
Namibia +171.3% +72.4% +28.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ohangwena Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 21,757 22,139 43,897
5-9 18,957 19,330 38,287
10-14 20,761 21,252 42,013
15-19 19,066 19,371 38,438
20-24 11,148 12,400 23,548
25-29 6,806 8,800 15,606
30-34 5,409 7,384 12,793
35-39 4,459 6,626 11,086
40-44 3,450 5,414 8,865
45-49 2,648 4,881 7,529
50-54 1,886 3,747 5,633
55-59 1,585 3,148 4,734
60-64 2,061 3,012 5,073
65-69 1,774 3,005 4,779
70-74 1,483 2,369 3,853
75-79 1,150 1,911 3,061
80-84 1,143 2,073 3,217
85 Plus 1,577 3,725 5,303
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ohangwena Population Density

Population Density: 26.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Ohangwena 277,705 10,695.5 km² 26.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ohangwena Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 100 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
100 5,799 n/a n/a
200 6,229 0.7% 43
300 6,690 0.7% 46
400 7,185 0.7% 49
500 7,718 0.7% 53
600 8,289 0.7% 57
700 8,903 0.7% 61
800 9,563 0.7% 66
900 10,271 0.7% 70
1000 11,032 0.7% 76
1100 11,849 0.7% 81
1200 12,727 0.7% 87
1300 13,669 0.7% 94
1400 14,682 0.7% 101
1500 15,769 0.7% 108
1600 16,937 0.7% 116
1700 18,192 0.7% 125
1800 33,640 6.3% 1,544
1900 52,543 4.6% 1,890
1910 54,511 3.7% 1,968
1920 56,482 3.6% 1,971
1930 58,453 3.5% 1,971
1940 60,419 3.4% 1,966
1950 62,379 3.2% 1,960
1960 76,037 21.9% 13,658
1970 96,592 27% 20,555
1990 185,645 38.6% 44,526
2000 238,542 28.5% 52,897
2020 299,459 12% 30,458
2030 335,770 12.1% 36,311
2040 362,926 8.1% 27,156
2050 380,862 4.9% 17,936
2060 391,751 2.9% 10,889
2070 395,425 0.9% 3,674
2080 392,089 -0.8% -3,336
2090 382,573 -2.4% -9,516
2100 368,493 -3.7% -14,080
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

Ohangwena CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Ohangwena 629,064 t 2.27 t 58.8 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 (5.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Ohangwena

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Place Area Population Population Density
Erongo 63,550 km² 189,859 2.99 / km²
Hardap 109,664.7 km² 92,689 0.85 / km²
Karas 161,306 km² 88,558 0.55 / km²
Khomas 36,999 km² 423,169 11.4 / km²
Kunene 115,322.6 km² 118,044 1.02 / km²
Okavango 48,840.1 km² 274,196 5.61 / km²
Omaheke 84,781.2 km² 79,934 0.94 / km²
Omusati 26,554.3 km² 271,625 10.2 / km²
Oshana 8,649.2 km² 199,473 23.1 / km²
Oshikoto 38,626.5 km² 211,058 5.46 / km²
Otjozondjupa 104,673.8 km² 162,977 1.56 / km²
Zambezi 14,464.1 km² 109,203 7.55 / km²
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