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Okakarara

Area of Okakarara 14,721.9 km²
Population 21,181
Male Population 11,965 (56.5%)
Female Population 9,216 (43.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -66.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -43.9%
Median Age 20.6 years old
Male Median Age 22 years old
Female Median Age 18.7 years old
Timezone Central Africa Time

Okakarara Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 63,473 47,576 37,748 21,181
Population Density 4.31 / km² 3.23 / km² 2.56 / km² 1.44 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Okakarara Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 43.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Okakarara -66.6% -55.5% -43.9%
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

Okakarara Median Age

Median Age: 20.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Okakarara 20.6 years 22 years 18.7 years
Otjozondjupa 22.1 years 22.6 years 21.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Okakarara Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 1,535 1,390 2,926
5-9 1,355 1,313 2,668
10-14 1,284 1,184 2,468
15-19 1,154 971 2,126
20-24 1,641 919 2,560
25-29 1,071 702 1,774
30-34 833 557 1,391
35-39 743 526 1,269
40-44 565 414 979
45-49 524 328 853
50-54 393 272 666
55-59 308 201 509
60-64 213 129 342
65-69 124 94 218
70-74 79 66 146
75-79 73 69 142
80-84 34 34 68
85 Plus 37 48 86
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Okakarara Population Density

Population Density: 1.44 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Okakarara 21,181 14,721.9 km² 1.44 / 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

Okakarara Historical Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 5,840 n/a n/a
100 6,272 0.7% 43
200 6,737 0.7% 46
300 7,236 0.7% 49
400 7,772 0.7% 53
500 8,347 0.7% 57
600 8,965 0.7% 61
700 9,629 0.7% 66
800 10,343 0.7% 71
900 11,109 0.7% 76
1000 11,932 0.7% 82
1100 12,815 0.7% 88
1200 13,765 0.7% 95
1300 14,784 0.7% 101
1400 15,879 0.7% 109
1500 17,056 0.7% 117
1600 18,319 0.7% 126
1700 19,676 0.7% 135
1800 29,162 4% 948
1900 43,646 4.1% 1,448
1910 45,416 4.1% 1,770
1920 47,249 4% 1,833
1930 49,147 4% 1,898
1940 51,113 4% 1,966
1950 53,148 4% 2,035
1960 65,310 22.9% 12,162
1970 83,716 28.2% 18,406
1990 47,576 -24.6% -18,070
2000 37,748 -20.7% -9,828
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

Okakarara CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Okakarara 55,398 t 2.62 t 3.76 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

Okakarara Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1968 to 1986)

   Average Precipitation
7.5 mm
0.3 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.7 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 (7.2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Okakarara

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Place Area Population Population Density
Grootfontein 11,196.7 km² 27,726 2.48 / km²
Okahandja 5,876.6 km² 30,198 5.14 / 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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