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Plateaux

Area of Plateaux 17,206.9 km²
Population 1.5 million
Male Population 762,965 (49.4%)
Female Population 782,850 (50.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +198.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +42.5%
Median Age 17.7 years old
Male Median Age 16.4 years old
Female Median Age 18.9 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Plateaux Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 517,126 839,019 1,084,651 1,545,815
Population Density 30.1 / km² 48.8 / km² 63.0 / km² 89.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Plateaux Region Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 42.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Plateaux +198.9% +84.2% +42.5%
Togo +203.3% +93.4% +50.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Plateaux Median Age

Median Age: 17.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Plateaux 17.7 years 16.4 years 18.9 years
Togo 18.7 years 17.4 years 19.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Plateaux Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 121,532 118,198 239,730
5-9 132,359 127,810 260,169
10-14 104,843 90,899 195,742
15-19 79,823 70,381 150,204
20-24 58,047 68,384 126,431
25-29 47,832 67,651 115,484
30-34 46,521 54,270 100,792
35-39 41,403 46,959 88,362
40-44 36,359 37,382 73,742
45-49 29,593 28,441 58,035
50-54 21,838 22,693 44,531
55-59 13,694 13,761 27,456
60-64 11,935 13,875 25,811
65-69 7,023 9,137 16,160
70-74 6,565 8,776 15,341
75-79 3,566 4,180 7,747
80-84 17 29 47
85 Plus 14 25 39
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Plateaux Population Density

Population Density: 89.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Plateaux 1.5 million 17,206.9 km² 89.8 / km²
Togo 7.2 million 56,961.1 km² 127.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Plateaux Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 800 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
800 34,837 n/a n/a
900 39,813 1.3% 497
1000 45,501 1.3% 568
1100 52,001 1.3% 650
1200 59,429 1.3% 742
1300 67,919 1.3% 849
1400 77,622 1.3% 970
1500 88,711 1.3% 1,108
1600 101,384 1.3% 1,267
1700 115,867 1.3% 1,448
1800 119,956 0.3% 408
1900 136,224 1.3% 1,626
1910 139,019 2.1% 2,795
1920 166,841 20% 27,822
1930 200,230 20% 33,389
1940 240,301 20% 40,071
1950 288,391 20% 48,090
1960 339,938 17.9% 51,547
1970 455,195 33.9% 115,257
1990 839,019 35.8% 191,912
2000 1,084,651 29.3% 245,632
2020 1,701,141 25.2% 308,245
2030 1,994,807 17.3% 293,666
2040 2,251,080 12.8% 256,273
2050 2,449,756 8.8% 198,676
2060 2,592,793 5.8% 143,037
2070 2,679,393 3.3% 86,600
2080 2,713,971 1.3% 34,578
2090 2,710,564 -0.1% -3,407
2100 2,677,261 -1.2% -33,303
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

Plateaux CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Plateaux 551,574 t 0.36 t 32.1 t/km²
Togo 2,584,874 t 0.36 t 45.4 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

Plateaux Region Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1947 to 2020)

Average Temp
26.6°C
79.9°F
Average High
31.7°C
89.0°F
Average Low
21.6°C
70.8°F
   Record High Temperature
38.2°C
100.8°F
   Record Low Temperature
17.8°C
64.0°F
   Average Precipitation
157.2 mm
6.2 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
9.9 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)
Flood High (8)
Earthquake Medium (2.2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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