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Rufisque

Area of Rufisque 353.3 km²
Population 392,617
Male Population 196,759 (50.1%)
Female Population 195,857 (49.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +230.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +57.4%
Median Age 17.8 years old
Male Median Age 17.1 years old
Female Median Age 18.5 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Rufisque Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 118,872 174,911 249,489 392,617
Population Density 336.5 / km² 495.1 / km² 706.2 / km² 1,111 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Rufisque Department Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 57.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Rufisque +230.3% +124.5% +57.4%
Dakar +208.4% +101.5% +53.5%
Senegal +211% +102.6% +53.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Rufisque Median Age

Median Age: 17.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Rufisque 17.8 years 17.1 years 18.5 years
Dakar 17.8 years 17.1 years 18.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Rufisque Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 34,499 32,113 66,612
5-9 29,273 27,415 56,688
10-14 25,073 23,579 48,653
15-19 22,180 21,022 43,203
20-24 19,162 18,524 37,687
25-29 15,647 15,700 31,347
30-34 12,506 13,142 25,649
35-39 9,612 10,556 20,168
40-44 7,248 8,236 15,485
45-49 5,693 6,631 12,324
50-54 4,542 5,382 9,924
55-59 3,640 4,311 7,951
60-64 2,737 3,300 6,038
65-69 2,302 2,735 5,038
70-74 1,680 1,992 3,673
75-79 964 1,219 2,184
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Rufisque Population Density

Population Density: 1,111 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Rufisque 392,617 353.3 km² 1,111 / km²
Dakar 3.4 million 534.6 km² 6,451 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Rufisque Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 700 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
700 8,518 n/a n/a
800 10,647 2.3% 212
900 13,309 2.3% 266
1000 16,636 2.3% 332
1100 20,795 2.3% 415
1200 25,994 2.3% 519
1300 32,493 2.3% 649
1400 40,616 2.3% 812
1500 50,769 2.3% 1,015
1600 63,462 2.3% 1,269
1700 79,327 2.3% 1,586
1800 56,777 -3.3% -2,255
1900 43,878 -2.5% -1,289
1910 51,049 16.3% 7,171
1920 45,573 -10.7% -5,476
1930 52,929 16.1% 7,356
1940 58,966 11.4% 6,037
1950 73,430 24.5% 14,464
1960 86,828 18.2% 13,398
1970 106,912 23.1% 20,084
1990 174,911 27.9% 33,999
2000 249,489 42.6% 74,578
2020 432,584 31.7% 91,547
2030 511,874 18.3% 79,290
2040 588,151 14.9% 76,277
2050 654,073 11.2% 65,922
2060 707,502 8.2% 53,429
2070 754,588 6.7% 47,086
2080 794,839 5.3% 40,251
2090 827,635 4.1% 32,796
2100 852,575 3% 24,940
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

Rufisque CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Rufisque 261,238 t 0.67 t 739.5 t/km²
Dakar 2,315,403 t 0.67 t 4,331 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

Rufisque Department Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1940 to 2017)

Average Temp
24.6°C
76.3°F
Average High
29.2°C
84.6°F
Average Low
19.8°C
67.6°F
   Record High Temperature
43.7°C
110.7°F
   Record Low Temperature
15.2°C
59.4°F
   Average Precipitation
1.5 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 Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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