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Okakarara, Otjozondjupa

Area of Okakarara, Otjozondjupa 2.093 km²
Population 1,796
Male Population 1,015 (56.5%)
Female Population 781 (43.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -66.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -44.2%
Median Age 20.6 years old
Male Median Age 22 years old
Female Median Age 18.7 years old
Timezone Central Africa Time
Okakarara is a town in Otjozondjupa Region, Namibia, located 50 kilometres southeast of Waterberg National Park. Source: Wikipedia

Okakarara, Otjozondjupa Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 5,364 4,050 3,217 1,796
Population Density 2,562 / km² 1,934 / km² 1,536 / km² 858.0 / 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 44.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Okakarara, Otjozondjupa -66.5% -55.7% -44.2%
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, Otjozondjupa Median Age

Median Age: 20.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Okakarara, Otjozondjupa 20.6 years 22 years 18.7 years
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, Otjozondjupa Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 130 118 249
5-9 115 111 227
10-14 109 100 210
15-19 98 82 181
20-24 139 78 218
25-29 91 60 151
30-34 71 47 118
35-39 63 45 108
40-44 48 35 83
45-49 44 28 73
50-54 33 23 57
55-59 26 17 44
60-64 18 11 29
65-69 10 8 19
70-74 7 6 13
75-79 6 6 13
80-84 3 3 6
85 Plus 3 4 8
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Okakarara, Otjozondjupa Population Density

Population Density: 858.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Okakarara, Otjozondjupa 1,796 2.093 km² 858.0 / km²
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, Otjozondjupa Historical Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 89 n/a n/a
100 96 0.8% 0
200 103 0.7% 0
300 110 0.7% 0
400 119 0.8% 0
500 127 0.7% 0
600 137 0.8% 1
700 147 0.7% 1
800 158 0.7% 1
900 169 0.7% 1
1000 182 0.7% 1
1100 195 0.7% 1
1200 210 0.7% 1
1300 225 0.7% 1
1400 242 0.7% 1
1500 260 0.7% 1
1600 279 0.7% 1
1700 299 0.7% 2
1800 947 12.2% 64
1900 2,712 11.1% 176
1910 2,970 9.5% 258
1920 3,245 9.3% 275
1930 3,535 8.9% 290
1940 3,842 8.7% 307
1950 4,165 8.4% 323
1960 5,325 27.9% 1,160
1970 7,086 33.1% 1,761
1990 4,050 -24.4% -1,518
2000 3,217 -20.6% -833
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, Otjozondjupa CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Okakarara, Otjozondjupa 4,689 t 2.61 t 2,240 t/km²
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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought High (10)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Okakarara

Place Area Population Population Density
Okamatapati 0.307 km² 291 948.0 / km²
Okatjoruu 0.797 km² 296 371.5 / km²
Okondjatu 0.175 km² 205 1,168 / km²
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