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Oshana

Area of Oshana 8,649.2 km²
Population 199,473
Male Population 90,357 (45.3%)
Female Population 109,116 (54.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +141.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +20%
Median Age 21.6 years old
Male Median Age 20.2 years old
Female Median Age 22.8 years old
Timezone Central Africa Time
Oshana is one of the fourteen regions of Namibia, its capital is Oshakati. The name Oshana describes the most prominent landscape feature in the area, namely the shallow, seasonally inundated depressions which underpin the local agro ecological system. Source: Wikipedia

Oshana Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 82,660 127,611 166,232 199,473
Population Density 9.56 / km² 14.8 / km² 19.2 / km² 23.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Oshana Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 20% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Oshana +141.3% +56.3% +20%
Namibia +171.3% +72.4% +28.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Oshana Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 12,067 12,476 24,543
5-9 9,939 10,561 20,501
10-14 10,765 11,417 22,182
15-19 11,981 13,322 25,303
20-24 10,537 12,241 22,778
25-29 7,882 9,751 17,634
30-34 6,162 7,761 13,923
35-39 5,243 6,684 11,928
40-44 3,747 5,040 8,787
45-49 2,850 4,615 7,465
50-54 1,913 3,216 5,129
55-59 1,631 2,717 4,349
60-64 1,361 2,130 3,492
65-69 1,144 1,766 2,911
70-74 946 1,325 2,272
75-79 713 1,137 1,851
80-84 586 950 1,537
85 Plus 890 2,007 2,898
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Oshana Population Density

Population Density: 23.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Oshana 199,473 8,649.2 km² 23.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Oshana Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1000 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1000 4,233 n/a n/a
1100 4,546 0.7% 31
1200 4,883 0.7% 33
1300 5,245 0.7% 36
1400 5,633 0.7% 38
1500 6,050 0.7% 41
1600 6,499 0.7% 44
1700 6,980 0.7% 48
1800 13,090 6.5% 611
1900 26,550 7.3% 1,346
1910 28,543 7.5% 1,993
1920 30,689 7.5% 2,146
1930 33,000 7.5% 2,311
1940 35,489 7.5% 2,489
1950 38,168 7.5% 2,679
1960 48,521 27.1% 10,353
1970 64,354 32.6% 15,833
1990 127,611 40.8% 31,628
2000 166,232 30.3% 38,621
2020 214,374 13.6% 24,071
2030 239,880 11.9% 25,506
2040 259,643 8.2% 19,763
2050 273,395 5.3% 13,752
2060 282,467 3.3% 9,072
2070 286,575 1.5% 4,108
2080 285,814 -0.3% -761
2090 280,532 -1.8% -5,282
2100 272,033 -3% -8,499
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

Oshana CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Oshana 519,710 t 2.61 t 60.1 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

Oshana Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1968 to 2020)

Average Temp
24.0°C
75.1°F
Average High
31.9°C
89.4°F
Average Low
15.1°C
59.3°F
   Record High Temperature
36.5°C
97.7°F
   Record Low Temperature
9.8°C
49.6°F
   Average Precipitation
2.4 mm
0.1 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 Medium (5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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