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Otago Region

Area of Otago Region 31,963.9 km²
Population 214,950
Male Population 104,853 (48.8%)
Female Population 110,096 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +40.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +15.3%
Median Age 38.8 years old
Male Median Age 38 years old
Female Median Age 39.5 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
Otago is a region of New Zealand in the south of the South Island administered by the Otago Regional Council. Source: Wikipedia

Otago Region Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 152,941 166,433 186,359 214,950
Population Density 4.78 / km² 5.21 / km² 5.83 / km² 6.72 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Otago Region Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 15.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Otago Region +40.5% +29.2% +15.3%
New Zealand +47.3% +33.4% +17.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Otago Region Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 6,456 5,972 12,428
5-9 6,236 5,951 12,188
10-14 6,374 6,040 12,415
15-19 8,557 9,197 17,754
20-24 8,984 9,238 18,222
25-29 6,166 6,135 12,302
30-34 5,977 6,475 12,452
35-39 6,198 6,757 12,955
40-44 7,064 7,780 14,845
45-49 6,936 7,580 14,517
50-54 7,390 7,890 15,281
55-59 6,942 6,885 13,828
60-64 6,192 6,302 12,494
65-69 5,255 5,280 10,536
70-74 3,931 4,182 8,113
75-79 2,721 3,060 5,781
80-84 2,013 2,612 4,625
85 Plus 1,463 2,760 4,223
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Otago Region Population Density

Population Density: 6.72 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Otago Region 214,950 31,963.9 km² 6.72 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Otago Region Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1600 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1600 7,122 n/a n/a
1700 10,174 3.6% 305
1800 8,754 -1.5% -142
1900 43,420 17.4% 3,466
1910 52,315 20.5% 8,895
1920 64,478 23.2% 12,163
1930 76,780 19.1% 12,302
1940 89,238 16.2% 12,458
1950 101,865 14.1% 12,627
1960 127,403 25.1% 25,538
1970 152,412 19.6% 25,009
1990 166,433 4.5% 7,010
2000 186,359 12% 19,926
2020 226,153 10.2% 19,897
2030 246,014 8.8% 19,861
2040 262,082 6.5% 16,068
2050 276,324 5.4% 14,242
2060 287,572 4.1% 11,248
2070 295,833 2.9% 8,261
2080 301,606 2% 5,773
2090 303,511 0.6% 1,905
2100 301,706 -0.6% -1,805
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

Otago Region CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Otago Region 1,985,917 t 9.24 t 62.1 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (9)
Earthquake High (6.8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in New Zealand

Place Area Population Population Density
Auckland 6,130.1 km² 1.5 million 247.8 / km²
Bay of Plenty Region 12,513.8 km² 283,259 22.6 / km²
Canterbury Region 45,354.8 km² 572,805 12.6 / km²
Chatham Islands 991.6 km² 613 0.62 / km²
Gisborne Region 8,425.1 km² 45,374 5.39 / km²
Hawke's Bay Region 17,588.5 km² 159,936 9.09 / km²
Manawatu-Wanganui Region 22,217.5 km² 234,214 10.5 / km²
Marlborough Region 10,507.9 km² 45,546 4.33 / km²
Nelson City 423.7 km² 48,800 115.2 / km²
Northland Region 13,779.3 km² 158,684 11.5 / km²
Southland Region 32,280.5 km² 98,715 3.06 / km²
Taranaki Region 8,596.1 km² 116,845 13.6 / km²
Tasman Region 10,512.4 km² 49,827 4.74 / km²
Waikato Region 25,671.7 km² 431,223 16.8 / km²
Wellington Region 8,560.4 km² 500,730 58.5 / km²
West Coast Region 25,084 km² 33,726 1.34 / km²
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