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Tana River

Area of Tana River 38,808.7 km²
Population 290,114
Male Population 145,630 (50.2%)
Female Population 144,485 (49.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +264.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +50.5%
Median Age 14.7 years old
Male Median Age 14.3 years old
Female Median Age 15.1 years old
Timezone East Africa Time

Tana River Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 79,615 143,858 192,797 290,114
Population Density 2.05 / km² 3.71 / km² 4.97 / km² 7.48 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Tana River Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 50.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Tana River +264.4% +101.7% +50.5%
Kenya +241.6% +96.8% +48.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Tana River Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 29,025 27,957 56,982
5-9 25,868 24,704 50,573
10-14 20,696 19,112 39,808
15-19 15,206 15,658 30,865
20-24 11,178 13,135 24,313
25-29 9,458 11,025 20,483
30-34 7,461 7,956 15,417
35-39 6,235 6,532 12,768
40-44 4,710 4,723 9,434
45-49 4,434 3,915 8,349
50-54 3,579 3,100 6,679
55-59 2,565 2,130 4,695
60-64 2,023 1,941 3,965
65-69 1,352 1,014 2,367
70-74 1,185 954 2,140
75-79 654 629 1,283
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Tana River Population Density

Population Density: 7.48 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Tana River 290,114 38,808.7 km² 7.48 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Tana River Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 400 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
400 6,204 n/a n/a
500 7,755 2.3% 155
600 9,693 2.3% 193
700 12,116 2.3% 242
800 15,145 2.3% 302
900 17,669 1.6% 252
1000 20,194 1.3% 252
1100 23,727 1.6% 353
1200 27,261 1.4% 353
1300 30,795 1.2% 353
1400 34,329 1.1% 353
1500 37,863 1% 353
1600 44,173 1.6% 631
1700 50,483 1.3% 631
1800 42,117 -1.8% -836
1900 32,178 -2.7% -993
1910 31,720 -1.4% -458
1920 31,631 -0.3% -89
1930 32,231 1.9% 600
1940 34,454 6.9% 2,223
1950 43,520 26.3% 9,066
1960 53,377 22.6% 9,857
1970 67,983 27.4% 14,606
1990 143,858 45.5% 37,937
2000 192,797 34% 48,939
2020 324,427 29.7% 65,815
2030 391,344 20.6% 66,917
2040 454,111 16% 62,767
2050 507,233 11.7% 53,122
2060 546,426 7.7% 39,193
2070 577,337 5.7% 30,911
2080 598,948 3.7% 21,611
2090 611,256 2.1% 12,308
2100 614,538 0.5% 3,282
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

Tana River CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Tana River 159,767 t 0.55 t 4.12 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought High (7.7)
Flood High (10)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.

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Baringo 10,893.5 km² 666,066 61.1 / km²
Bomet 2,685.9 km² 1.1 million 409.5 / km²
Bungoma 3,017.1 km² 1.6 million 524.0 / km²
Busia 1,808.8 km² 841,003 465.0 / km²
Garissa 43,779 km² 985,417 22.5 / km²
Homa Bay 4,712.5 km² 1.1 million 226.8 / km²
Isiolo 25,389.7 km² 199,132 7.84 / km²
Kajiado 21,455 km² 805,196 37.5 / km²
Kakamega 2,989.3 km² 1.9 million 627.0 / km²
Keiyo 3,015.4 km² 456,738 151.5 / km²
Kericho 2,292.8 km² 737,280 321.6 / km²
Kiambu 2,570.8 km² 1.8 million 689.3 / km²
Kilifi 12,596.2 km² 1.3 million 104.3 / km²
Kirinyaga 1,476.9 km² 577,821 391.2 / km²
Kisii Central 1,325.5 km² 1.3 million 978.5 / km²
Kitui 30,514.2 km² 1.2 million 38.1 / km²
Kwale 8,305.7 km² 694,563 83.6 / km²
Laikipia 9,539.8 km² 487,404 51.1 / km²
Lamu 6,189.1 km² 107,590 17.4 / km²
Machakos 6,011.9 km² 1.2 million 202.9 / km²
Makueni 8,163.9 km² 973,515 119.2 / km²
Mandera 26,143.5 km² 1.8 million 67.3 / km²
Marsabit 75,991.6 km² 356,667 4.69 / km²
Mbeere 2,830.4 km² 573,613 202.7 / km²
Meru North 6,995.2 km² 1.5 million 217.4 / km²
Migori 3,159.3 km² 1.0 million 327.3 / km²
Mombasa 314.2 km² 1.1 million 3,493 / km²
Murang'a 2,537.4 km² 1.0 million 400.9 / km²
Nairobi Area 708.3 km² 3.9 million 5,527 / km²
Nakuru 7,471.1 km² 2.0 million 263.1 / km²
Nandi 2,837.7 km² 941,182 331.7 / km²
Narok 18,299.5 km² 1.0 million 57.0 / km²
No Data 2,677.6 km² 1.1 million 404.8 / km²
Nyamira 890.1 km² 682,041 766.3 / km²
Nyandarua 3,280.6 km² 656,669 200.2 / km²
Nyeri 3,301.5 km² 752,732 228.0 / km²
Samburu 21,045.9 km² 271,246 12.9 / km²
Siaya 3,511.5 km² 946,623 269.6 / km²
Taita Taveta 17,132 km² 335,252 19.6 / km²
Tharaka 2,602.8 km² 397,449 152.7 / km²
Trans Nzoia 2,498.3 km² 1.0 million 401.8 / km²
Turkana 63,732.1 km² 994,791 15.6 / km²
Uasin Gishu 3,363.3 km² 1.1 million 327.3 / km²
Vihiga 560.4 km² 628,562 1,121 / km²
Wajir 56,784.2 km² 1.3 million 23.3 / km²
West Pokot 9,320.8 km² 628,884 67.5 / km²
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