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Oshikango

Area of Oshikango 260.9 km²
Population 36,380
Male Population 16,484 (45.3%)
Female Population 19,896 (54.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +207.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +28.6%
Median Age 17.7 years old
Male Median Age 16.3 years old
Female Median Age 18.9 years old
Timezone Central Africa Time

Oshikango Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 11,846 20,262 28,286 36,380
Population Density 45.4 / km² 77.7 / km² 108.4 / km² 139.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Oshikango Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 28.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Oshikango +207.1% +79.5% +28.6%
Ohangwena +129.2% +49.6% +16.4%
Namibia +171.3% +72.4% +28.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Oshikango Median Age

Median Age: 17.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Oshikango 17.7 years 16.3 years 18.9 years
Ohangwena 17 years 15.5 years 18.2 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Oshikango Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 2,812 2,912 5,725
5-9 2,352 2,417 4,770
10-14 2,529 2,737 5,266
15-19 2,197 2,436 4,633
20-24 1,548 1,750 3,298
25-29 1,042 1,403 2,446
30-34 924 1,112 2,036
35-39 680 913 1,593
40-44 486 724 1,211
45-49 366 655 1,021
50-54 241 427 668
55-59 202 412 614
60-64 257 363 621
65-69 188 390 579
70-74 189 314 503
75-79 135 220 356
80-84 136 259 395
85 Plus 202 450 653
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Oshikango Population Density

Population Density: 139.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Oshikango 36,380 260.9 km² 139.5 / km²
Ohangwena 277,705 10,695.5 km² 26.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Oshikango Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 600 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
600 768 n/a n/a
700 825 0.7% 5
800 886 0.7% 6
900 952 0.7% 6
1000 1,022 0.7% 7
1100 1,098 0.7% 7
1200 1,179 0.7% 8
1300 1,266 0.7% 8
1400 1,360 0.7% 9
1500 1,461 0.7% 10
1600 1,569 0.7% 10
1700 1,685 0.7% 11
1800 3,453 7.4% 176
1900 5,406 4.6% 195
1910 5,584 3.3% 178
1920 5,757 3.1% 173
1930 5,923 2.9% 166
1940 6,083 2.7% 160
1950 6,235 2.5% 152
1960 7,541 20.9% 1,306
1970 9,497 25.9% 1,956
1990 20,262 46.1% 5,382
2000 28,286 39.6% 8,024
2020 39,222 17.8% 5,468
2030 43,951 12.1% 4,729
2040 47,483 8% 3,532
2050 49,793 4.9% 2,310
2060 51,197 2.8% 1,404
2070 51,646 0.9% 449
2080 51,191 -0.9% -455
2090 49,909 -2.5% -1,282
2100 48,048 -3.7% -1,861
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

Oshikango CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Oshikango 90,285 t 2.48 t 346.1 t/km²
Ohangwena 629,064 t 2.27 t 58.8 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 (6.4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Oshikango

Other places in Ohangwena

Place Area Population Population Density
Eenhana 1,111.7 km² 24,344 21.9 / km²
Endola 327.7 km² 28,226 86.1 / km²
Engela 295.6 km² 25,295 85.6 / km²
Epembe 1,809.8 km² 18,597 10.3 / km²
Ohangwena 171.2 km² 19,153 111.9 / km²
Okongo 4,687 km² 30,254 6.45 / km²
Omulonga 596.7 km² 36,110 60.5 / km²
Omundaungilo 618.2 km² 8,860 14.3 / km²
Ondobe 498.6 km² 25,964 52.1 / km²
Ongenga 318.2 km² 24,528 77.1 / km²
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