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Sonargaon

Area of Sonargaon 171.7 km²
Population 494,497
Male Population 252,448 (51.1%)
Female Population 242,048 (48.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +339.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +55.5%
Median Age 23.3 years old
Male Median Age 23.8 years old
Female Median Age 22.8 years old
Timezone Bangladesh Standard Time

Sonargaon Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 112,598 216,794 317,948 494,497
Population Density 655.8 / km² 1,262 / km² 1,851 / km² 2,880 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sonargaon Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 55.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sonargaon +339.2% +128.1% +55.5%
Narayanganj +331.6% +126.7% +54.8%
Dhaka +188.7% +80.9% +37.4%
Bangladesh +125.9% +51.9% +22.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sonargaon Median Age

Median Age: 23.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Sonargaon 23.3 years 23.8 years 22.8 years
Narayanganj 23.6 years 24.3 years 22.8 years
Dhaka 24 years 24.5 years 23.4 years
Bangladesh 23.2 years 23.1 years 23.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sonargaon Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 25,728 24,661 50,389
5-9 30,104 28,714 58,819
10-14 28,484 26,699 55,184
15-19 24,002 24,273 48,275
20-24 23,709 29,492 53,202
25-29 26,377 27,639 54,016
30-34 20,063 18,398 38,461
35-39 17,818 15,698 33,517
40-44 14,872 12,330 27,202
45-49 10,890 9,280 20,170
50-54 9,224 7,879 17,104
55-59 6,001 4,719 10,721
60-64 6,619 5,643 12,262
65-69 3,428 2,719 6,147
70-74 3,767 2,942 6,709
75-79 1,363 962 2,326
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sonargaon Population Density

Population Density: 2,880 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sonargaon 494,497 171.7 km² 2,880 / km²
Narayanganj 3.3 million 746.8 km² 4,415 / km²
Dhaka 42.2 million 20,706.6 km² 2,038 / km²
Bangladesh 161.0 million 144,082.5 km² 1,117 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sonargaon Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1000 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1000 10,473 n/a n/a
1100 10,881 0.4% 40
1200 11,289 0.4% 40
1300 11,289 0% 0
1400 12,786 1.3% 149
1500 13,602 0.6% 81
1600 17,682 2.7% 408
1700 21,762 2.1% 408
1800 27,998 2.6% 623
1900 44,286 4.7% 1,628
1910 47,595 7.5% 3,309
1920 50,903 7% 3,308
1930 56,115 10.2% 5,212
1940 61,325 9.3% 5,210
1950 66,528 8.5% 5,203
1960 82,646 24.2% 16,118
1970 102,112 23.6% 19,466
1990 216,794 45.7% 57,341
2000 317,948 46.7% 101,154
2020 518,630 27.7% 100,341
2030 567,203 9.4% 48,573
2040 610,107 7.6% 42,904
2050 644,255 5.6% 34,148
2060 666,876 3.5% 22,621
2070 678,647 1.8% 11,771
2080 681,641 0.4% 2,994
2090 677,516 -0.6% -4,125
2100 667,718 -1.4% -9,798
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

Sonargaon CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sonargaon 322,139 t 0.65 t 1,876 t/km²
Narayanganj 2,228,458 t 0.68 t 2,984 t/km²
Dhaka 23,948,244 t 0.57 t 1,156 t/km²
Bangladesh 85,681,867 t 0.53 t 594.7 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

Sonargaon Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1985 to 2020)

Average High
33.5°C
92.3°F
   Record High Temperature
36.9°C
98.4°F
   Average Precipitation
190.9 mm
7.5 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
12.5 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)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Narayanganj

Place Area Population Population Density
Araihazar 173.2 km² 429,292 2,478 / km²
Bandar 56.5 km² 374,880 6,630 / km²
Narayanganj 54.8 km² 1.1 million 20,806 / km²
Narayanganj Sadar 36.8 km² 199,526 5,427 / km²
Rupganj 253.8 km² 660,160 2,600 / km²
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