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Sunamganj

Area of Sunamganj 3,716.7 km²
Population 2.8 million
Male Population 1,401,299 (50.1%)
Female Population 1,394,210 (49.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +194.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +32.5%
Median Age 19 years old
Male Median Age 18.4 years old
Female Median Age 19.6 years old
Timezone Bangladesh Standard Time

Sunamganj Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 949,898 1,592,747 2,109,808 2,795,504
Population Density 255.6 / km² 428.5 / km² 567.7 / km² 752.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sunamganj Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 32.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sunamganj +194.3% +75.5% +32.5%
Sylhet +212.1% +83.7% +36.7%
Bangladesh +125.9% +51.9% +22.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sunamganj Median Age

Median Age: 19 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Sunamganj 19 years 18.4 years 19.6 years
Sylhet 19.9 years 19.3 years 20.5 years
Bangladesh 23.2 years 23.1 years 23.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sunamganj Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 205,612 201,335 406,948
5-9 229,452 218,980 448,433
10-14 182,312 169,217 351,530
15-19 124,137 115,709 239,846
20-24 103,037 120,836 223,873
25-29 100,454 120,934 221,388
30-34 81,444 93,652 175,097
35-39 78,542 81,011 159,554
40-44 71,987 69,918 141,906
45-49 52,254 48,882 101,136
50-54 50,956 47,918 98,875
55-59 29,221 24,237 53,459
60-64 39,305 37,471 76,776
65-69 19,051 15,588 34,640
70-74 24,807 21,914 46,722
75-79 8,722 6,597 15,320
80-84 3 6 9
85 Plus 3 6 9
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sunamganj Population Density

Population Density: 752.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sunamganj 2.8 million 3,716.7 km² 752.1 / km²
Sylhet 11.4 million 12,413.3 km² 916.3 / 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

Sunamganj Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 300 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
300 57,285 n/a n/a
400 61,357 0.7% 407
500 65,429 0.6% 407
600 69,501 0.6% 407
700 76,941 1% 744
800 84,381 0.9% 744
900 94,515 1.1% 1,013
1000 104,649 1% 1,013
1100 108,721 0.4% 407
1200 112,793 0.4% 407
1300 112,823 0% 3
1400 127,672 1.2% 1,484
1500 135,786 0.6% 811
1600 176,230 2.6% 4,044
1700 216,888 2.1% 4,065
1800 257,400 1.7% 4,051
1900 383,778 4.1% 12,637
1910 409,885 6.8% 26,107
1920 436,539 6.5% 26,654
1930 479,461 9.8% 42,922
1940 522,366 8.9% 42,905
1950 564,670 8.1% 42,304
1960 699,221 23.8% 134,551
1970 861,970 23.3% 162,749
1990 1,592,747 35.9% 365,388
2000 2,109,808 32.5% 517,061
2020 2,958,169 18.4% 424,180
2030 3,224,960 9% 266,791
2040 3,390,543 5.1% 165,583
2050 3,452,196 1.8% 61,653
2060 3,411,733 -1.2% -40,463
2070 3,299,351 -3.3% -112,382
2080 3,147,066 -4.6% -152,285
2090 2,974,238 -5.5% -172,828
2100 2,804,634 -5.7% -169,604
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

Sunamganj CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sunamganj 1,288,984 t 0.46 t 346.8 t/km²
Sylhet 6,038,924 t 0.53 t 486.5 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

Top places in Sunamganj

Other places in Sylhet

Place Area Population Population Density
Habiganj 2,576.9 km² 2.3 million 908.7 / km²
Maulvibazar 2,709.3 km² 2.2 million 808.0 / km²
Sylhet 3,410.4 km² 4.0 million 1,187 / km²
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