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Orientale

Area of Orientale 501,564.5 km²
Population 9.5 million
Male Population 4,707,192 (49.7%)
Female Population 4,764,266 (50.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +246.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +49.8%
Median Age 17 years old
Male Median Age 16.8 years old
Female Median Age 17.2 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
Orientale is one of the eleven former provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Source: Wikipedia

Orientale Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 2,732,474 4,554,587 6,322,048 9,471,420
Population Density 5.45 / km² 9.08 / km² 12.6 / km² 18.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Orientale Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 856,917 850,562 1,707,480
5-9 706,379 702,514 1,408,893
10-14 602,865 599,806 1,202,672
15-19 516,458 513,294 1,029,752
20-24 422,293 421,867 844,160
25-29 344,854 347,421 692,276
30-34 280,231 283,972 564,204
35-39 231,804 235,961 467,766
40-44 190,565 195,310 385,876
45-49 154,043 159,840 313,883
50-54 122,598 129,654 252,253
55-59 95,841 103,939 199,781
60-64 75,250 85,953 161,204
65-69 53,873 64,709 118,583
70-74 34,362 43,843 78,206
75-79 18,791 25,507 44,298
80-84 28 57 86
85 Plus 38 57 95
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Orientale Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 600 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
600 201,908 n/a n/a
700 268,842 2.9% 6,693
800 358,053 2.9% 8,921
900 402,808 1.2% 4,475
1000 447,562 1.1% 4,475
1100 522,021 1.6% 7,445
1200 596,481 1.3% 7,446
1300 670,994 1.2% 7,451
1400 782,578 1.6% 11,158
1500 894,163 1.3% 11,158
1600 950,370 0.6% 5,620
1700 1,006,579 0.6% 5,620
1800 1,087,584 0.8% 8,100
1900 1,279,313 1.6% 19,172
1910 1,320,593 3.2% 41,280
1920 1,374,257 4.1% 53,664
1930 1,449,634 5.5% 75,377
1940 1,571,991 8.4% 122,357
1950 1,860,978 18.4% 288,987
1960 2,351,644 26.4% 490,666
1970 2,393,787 1.8% 42,143
1990 4,554,587 37.9% 1,080,400
2000 6,322,048 38.8% 1,767,461
2020 10,761,663 30.5% 2,219,807
2030 13,584,256 26.2% 2,822,593
2040 16,213,431 19.4% 2,629,175
2050 18,613,499 14.8% 2,400,068
2060 20,603,815 10.7% 1,990,316
2070 22,125,896 7.4% 1,522,081
2080 23,200,120 4.9% 1,074,224
2090 23,816,928 2.7% 616,808
2100 24,032,799 0.9% 215,871
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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide Medium (6)
Drought Low (1.4)
Flood High (9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Place Area Population Population Density
Bandundu Province 296,464 km² 6.6 million 22.3 / km²
Bas-Congo Province 53,770.9 km² 2.6 million 48.4 / km²
Kasaï-Occidental Province 153,173.5 km² 8.5 million 55.5 / km²
Kasaï-Occidental Province 167,622.5 km² 7.0 million 41.7 / km²
Katanga 488,129.9 km² 15.9 million 32.6 / km²
Kinshasa 11,072.3 km² 6.1 million 548.9 / km²
Maniema 127,806.7 km² 2.2 million 17.1 / km²
North Kivu 59,746.9 km² 6.5 million 109.1 / km²
South Kivu 64,471 km² 4.6 million 71.1 / km²
Équateur Province 406,154.3 km² 7.9 million 19.5 / km²
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