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Otjiwarongo

Area of Otjiwarongo 5,903.2 km²
Population 39,512
Male Population 19,299 (48.8%)
Female Population 20,213 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +508.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +66.3%
Median Age 23.5 years old
Male Median Age 23.5 years old
Female Median Age 23.5 years old
Timezone Central Africa Time

Otjiwarongo Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 6,494 14,487 23,760 39,512
Population Density 1.1 / km² 2.45 / km² 4.02 / km² 6.69 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Otjiwarongo Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 66.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Otjiwarongo +508.4% +172.7% +66.3%
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

Otjiwarongo Median Age

Median Age: 23.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Otjiwarongo 23.5 years 23.5 years 23.5 years
Otjozondjupa 22.1 years 22.6 years 21.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Otjiwarongo Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 2,514 2,552 5,067
5-9 2,114 2,171 4,285
10-14 1,904 2,034 3,939
15-19 1,802 1,940 3,743
20-24 1,876 1,987 3,863
25-29 1,764 1,844 3,608
30-34 1,572 1,622 3,195
35-39 1,442 1,501 2,944
40-44 1,115 1,174 2,289
45-49 904 944 1,849
50-54 715 795 1,511
55-59 602 554 1,157
60-64 389 405 794
65-69 210 232 443
70-74 154 162 316
75-79 87 101 188
80-84 60 88 148
85 Plus 75 107 182
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Otjiwarongo Population Density

Population Density: 6.69 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Otjiwarongo 39,512 5,903.2 km² 6.69 / 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

Otjiwarongo Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1770 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 960 n/a n/a
1900 2,053 7.9% 109
1910 2,257 9.9% 204
1920 2,486 10.1% 229
1930 2,741 10.3% 255
1940 3,025 10.4% 284
1950 3,338 10.3% 313
1960 4,353 30.4% 1,015
1970 5,917 35.9% 1,564
1990 14,487 56.5% 4,285
2000 23,760 64% 9,273
2020 42,489 33.7% 9,364
2030 47,831 12.6% 5,342
2040 51,562 7.8% 3,731
2050 54,113 4.9% 2,551
2060 55,617 2.8% 1,504
2070 56,290 1.2% 673
2080 55,650 -1.1% -640
2090 54,185 -2.6% -1,465
2100 52,345 -3.4% -1,840
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

Otjiwarongo CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Otjiwarongo 133,249 t 3.37 t 22.6 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

Otjiwarongo Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1968 to 1986)

   Average Precipitation
3.5 mm
0.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.3 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 High (9.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Otjiwarongo

Other places in Otjozondjupa

Place Area Population Population Density
Grootfontein 11,196.7 km² 27,726 2.48 / km²
Okahandja 5,876.6 km² 30,198 5.14 / km²
Okakarara 14,721.9 km² 21,181 1.44 / km²
Omatako 24,851.7 km² 19,474 0.78 / km²
Otavi 14,269.7 km² 13,726 0.96 / km²
Tsumkwe 27,854 km² 11,163 0.4 / km²
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