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Okahandja

Area of Okahandja 5,876.6 km²
Population 30,198
Male Population 14,944 (49.5%)
Female Population 15,254 (50.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +502.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +66%
Median Age 23.3 years old
Male Median Age 23.3 years old
Female Median Age 23.3 years old
Timezone Central Africa Time

Okahandja Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 5,009 11,117 18,196 30,198
Population Density 0.85 / km² 1.89 / km² 3.1 / km² 5.14 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Okahandja Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 66% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Okahandja +502.9% +171.6% +66%
Otjozondjupa +50% +31.7% +13.5%
Namibia +171.3% +72.4% +28.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Okahandja Median Age

Median Age: 23.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Okahandja 23.3 years 23.3 years 23.3 years
Otjozondjupa 22.1 years 22.6 years 21.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Okahandja Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 1,928 1,963 3,891
5-9 1,574 1,545 3,119
10-14 1,515 1,523 3,039
15-19 1,397 1,494 2,892
20-24 1,595 1,686 3,282
25-29 1,393 1,422 2,816
30-34 1,207 1,299 2,506
35-39 1,019 1,062 2,081
40-44 839 851 1,690
45-49 755 687 1,442
50-54 493 505 999
55-59 423 393 816
60-64 287 228 515
65-69 194 168 363
70-74 115 150 265
75-79 104 105 209
80-84 51 91 143
85 Plus 57 83 140
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Okahandja Population Density

Population Density: 5.14 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Okahandja 30,198 5,876.6 km² 5.14 / km²
Otjozondjupa 162,977 104,673.8 km² 1.56 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Okahandja Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1770 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 745 n/a n/a
1900 1,561 7.7% 81
1910 1,694 8.5% 133
1920 1,840 8.6% 146
1930 2,000 8.7% 160
1940 2,175 8.7% 175
1950 2,366 8.8% 191
1960 3,043 28.6% 677
1970 4,082 34.1% 1,039
1990 11,117 65% 3,517
2000 18,196 63.7% 7,079
2020 32,472 33.6% 7,138
2030 36,514 12.4% 4,042
2040 39,332 7.7% 2,818
2050 41,367 5.2% 2,035
2060 42,463 2.6% 1,096
2070 43,071 1.4% 608
2080 42,507 -1.3% -564
2090 41,460 -2.5% -1,047
2100 40,071 -3.4% -1,389
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

Okahandja CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Okahandja 101,785 t 3.37 t 17.3 t/km²
Otjozondjupa 463,110 t 2.84 t 4.42 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

Okahandja Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1968 to 1986)

   Average Precipitation
3.8 mm
0.2 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.6 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 (10)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Okahandja

Other places in Otjozondjupa

Place Area Population Population Density
Grootfontein 11,196.7 km² 27,726 2.48 / km²
Okakarara 14,721.9 km² 21,181 1.44 / km²
Omatako 24,851.7 km² 19,474 0.78 / km²
Otavi 14,269.7 km² 13,726 0.96 / km²
Otjiwarongo 5,903.2 km² 39,512 6.69 / km²
Tsumkwe 27,854 km² 11,163 0.4 / km²
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