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Sedhiou

Area of Sedhiou 7,360.5 km²
Population 504,930
Male Population 255,937 (50.7%)
Female Population 248,993 (49.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +208.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +53.5%
Median Age 17.8 years old
Male Median Age 17.1 years old
Female Median Age 18.5 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time
Kolda is a region of Senegal . The region is also referred to historically and popularly as Haute Casamance. Source: Wikipedia

Sedhiou Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 163,857 250,551 328,944 504,930
Population Density 22.3 / km² 34.0 / km² 44.7 / km² 68.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sedhiou Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 53.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sedhiou +208.2% +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

Sedhiou Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 44,900 40,855 85,756
5-9 38,087 34,866 72,954
10-14 32,616 29,982 62,598
15-19 28,840 26,721 55,561
20-24 24,910 23,545 48,456
25-29 20,349 19,964 40,314
30-34 16,261 16,710 32,971
35-39 12,498 13,413 25,911
40-44 9,431 10,471 19,903
45-49 7,408 8,426 15,835
50-54 5,910 6,835 12,745
55-59 4,736 5,473 10,210
60-64 3,560 4,185 7,745
65-69 2,995 3,471 6,467
70-74 2,183 2,527 4,710
75-79 1,254 1,547 2,802
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sedhiou Population Density

Population Density: 68.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sedhiou 504,930 7,360.5 km² 68.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sedhiou Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1600 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1600 11,960 n/a n/a
1700 14,945 2.3% 298
1800 20,033 3% 508
1900 33,156 5.2% 1,312
1910 41,855 26.2% 8,699
1920 40,729 -2.7% -1,126
1930 51,281 25.9% 10,552
1940 62,036 21% 10,755
1950 83,642 34.8% 21,606
1960 107,256 28.2% 23,614
1970 141,299 31.7% 34,043
1990 250,551 33.2% 54,626
2000 328,944 31.3% 78,393
2020 568,545 31.5% 119,800
2030 690,664 21.5% 122,119
2040 804,346 16.5% 113,682
2050 897,410 11.6% 93,064
2060 967,531 7.8% 70,121
2070 1,026,443 6.1% 58,912
2080 1,073,941 4.6% 47,498
2090 1,109,582 3.3% 35,641
2100 1,133,377 2.1% 23,795
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

Sedhiou CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sedhiou 322,775 t 0.64 t 43.9 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

Sedhiou Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1978 to 2019)

Average Temp
32.6°C
90.7°F
Average High
40.5°C
105.0°F
Average Low
24.5°C
76.1°F
   Record High Temperature
44.8°C
112.6°F
   Record Low Temperature
20.5°C
68.9°F
   Average Precipitation
0.0 mm
0.0 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.0 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 (3.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Sedhiou

Other places in Senegal

Place Area Population Population Density
Dakar 534.6 km² 3.4 million 6,451 / km²
Diourbel 4,873.7 km² 1.7 million 345.8 / km²
Fatick 7,063 km² 796,932 112.8 / km²
Kaffrine 11,060.1 km² 629,449 56.9 / km²
Kaolack 5,184.9 km² 1.1 million 205.1 / km²
Kedougou 16,857.3 km² 166,580 9.88 / km²
Kolda 13,754.2 km² 745,489 54.2 / km²
Louga 25,634.6 km² 988,365 38.6 / km²
Matam 28,799.9 km² 636,037 22.1 / km²
Saint-Louis 18,944.1 km² 998,846 52.7 / km²
Tambacounda 42,574.9 km² 785,061 18.4 / km²
Thies 6,582.1 km² 2.0 million 300.2 / km²
Ziguinchor 7,286.3 km² 611,478 83.9 / km²
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