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Sud-Kivu

Area of Sud-Kivu 64,471 km²
Population 4.6 million
Male Population 2,279,192 (49.7%)
Female Population 2,306,638 (50.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +195.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +41%
Median Age 17 years old
Male Median Age 16.8 years old
Female Median Age 17.2 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
South Kivu is one of 26 provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Its capital is Bukavu. Source: Wikipedia

Sud-Kivu Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 1,553,840 2,442,449 3,253,461 4,585,835
Population Density 24.1 / km² 37.9 / km² 50.5 / km² 71.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sud-Kivu Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 414,917 411,881 826,799
5-9 341,966 340,086 682,052
10-14 291,774 290,302 582,076
15-19 250,011 248,438 498,449
20-24 204,478 204,212 408,690
25-29 167,030 168,213 335,243
30-34 135,736 137,534 273,270
35-39 112,238 114,242 226,481
40-44 92,262 94,546 186,809
45-49 74,612 77,418 152,030
50-54 59,414 62,831 122,245
55-59 46,468 50,380 96,849
60-64 36,453 41,626 78,079
65-69 26,084 31,326 57,411
70-74 16,633 21,214 37,847
75-79 9,094 12,354 21,448
80-84 14 23 37
85 Plus 9 14 23
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sud-Kivu Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 700 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
700 114,549 n/a n/a
800 152,880 2.9% 3,833
900 172,212 1.2% 1,933
1000 191,543 1.1% 1,933
1100 223,599 1.6% 3,205
1200 255,656 1.3% 3,205
1300 287,713 1.2% 3,205
1400 335,510 1.5% 4,779
1500 383,308 1.3% 4,779
1600 407,471 0.6% 2,416
1700 431,635 0.6% 2,416
1800 470,972 0.9% 3,933
1900 576,118 2% 10,514
1910 599,904 4.1% 23,786
1920 630,736 5.1% 30,832
1930 673,475 6.8% 42,739
1940 740,949 10% 67,474
1950 892,810 20.5% 151,861
1960 1,149,503 28.8% 256,693
1970 1,311,898 14.1% 162,395
1990 2,442,449 36.4% 565,275
2000 3,253,461 33.2% 811,012
2020 5,145,345 25.8% 945,942
2030 6,336,465 23.1% 1,191,120
2040 7,425,263 17.2% 1,088,798
2050 8,401,008 13.1% 975,745
2060 9,193,336 9.4% 792,328
2070 9,773,185 6.3% 579,849
2080 10,156,296 3.9% 383,111
2090 10,346,236 1.9% 189,940
2100 10,372,609 0.3% 26,373
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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide Medium (6)
Drought Low (1)
Flood High (9)
Earthquake Medium (3.5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Sud-Kivu

Other places in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Place Area Population Population Density
Bandundu Province 296,464 km² 6.6 million 22.3 / km²
Bas-Congo Province 53,770.9 km² 2.6 million 48.4 / km²
Eastern Province 501,564.5 km² 9.5 million 18.9 / km²
Kasaï-Occidental Province 153,173.5 km² 8.5 million 55.5 / km²
Kasaï-Occidental Province 167,622.5 km² 7.0 million 41.7 / km²
Katanga 488,129.9 km² 15.9 million 32.6 / km²
Kinshasa 11,072.3 km² 6.1 million 548.9 / km²
Maniema 127,806.7 km² 2.2 million 17.1 / km²
North Kivu 59,746.9 km² 6.5 million 109.1 / km²
Équateur Province 406,154.3 km² 7.9 million 19.5 / km²
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