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Trans Nzoia

Area of Trans Nzoia 2,498.3 km²
Population 1.0 million
Male Population 499,627 (49.8%)
Female Population 504,180 (50.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +359.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +61.6%
Median Age 16.2 years old
Male Median Age 15.9 years old
Female Median Age 16.4 years old
Timezone East Africa Time

Trans Nzoia Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 218,254 435,217 621,095 1,003,806
Population Density 87.4 / km² 174.2 / km² 248.6 / km² 401.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Trans Nzoia Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 61.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Trans Nzoia +359.9% +130.6% +61.6%
Kenya +241.6% +96.8% +48.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Trans Nzoia Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 88,278 86,173 174,451
5-9 81,808 81,028 162,837
10-14 69,174 69,038 138,213
15-19 57,474 55,529 113,003
20-24 44,225 50,351 94,576
25-29 36,634 38,788 75,422
30-34 30,142 29,792 59,935
35-39 23,668 23,499 47,167
40-44 16,865 17,538 34,404
45-49 14,856 15,767 30,624
50-54 11,505 11,507 23,012
55-59 8,521 8,391 16,913
60-64 6,554 6,163 12,718
65-69 4,178 4,583 8,762
70-74 3,411 3,446 6,857
75-79 2,335 2,587 4,922
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Trans Nzoia Population Density

Population Density: 401.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Trans Nzoia 1.0 million 2,498.3 km² 401.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Trans Nzoia Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1810 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 38,050 n/a n/a
1910 41,591 9.3% 3,541
1920 46,065 10.8% 4,474
1930 52,218 13.4% 6,153
1940 62,196 19.1% 9,978
1950 87,647 40.9% 25,451
1960 120,170 37.1% 32,523
1970 171,363 42.6% 51,193
1990 435,217 59.4% 131,927
2000 621,095 42.7% 185,878
2020 1,119,062 34.2% 248,983
2030 1,344,910 20.2% 225,848
2040 1,559,474 16% 214,564
2050 1,741,402 11.7% 181,928
2060 1,879,676 7.9% 138,274
2070 1,989,386 5.8% 109,710
2080 2,069,820 4% 80,434
2090 2,117,637 2.3% 47,817
2100 2,135,183 0.8% 17,546
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

Trans Nzoia CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Trans Nzoia 688,395 t 0.69 t 275.5 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

Trans Nzoia Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1976 to 2020)

Average Temp
19.2°C
66.5°F
Average High
25.7°C
78.2°F
Average Low
13.4°C
56.1°F
   Record High Temperature
28.7°C
83.7°F
   Record Low Temperature
8.9°C
48.0°F
   Average Precipitation
172.9 mm
6.8 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
19.0 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, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Flood High (9)
* 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.

Top places in Trans Nzoia

Other places in Kenya

Place Area Population Population Density
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
Tana River 38,808.7 km² 290,114 7.48 / km²
Tharaka 2,602.8 km² 397,449 152.7 / 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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