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Vanuatu

Area of Vanuatu 12,242 km²
Population 235,310
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +164.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +43%
Timezone Vanuatu Standard Time
Vanuatu, officially the Republic of Vanuatu, is a Pacific island country located in the South Pacific Ocean. Source: Wikipedia

Vanuatu Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 88,813 130,410 164,569 235,310
Population Density 7.25 / km² 10.7 / km² 13.4 / km² 19.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Vanuatu Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1500 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1500 6,846 n/a n/a
1600 10,269 4.1% 342
1700 15,404 4.1% 513
1800 24,924 4.9% 952
1900 37,520 4.2% 1,259
1910 38,578 2.8% 1,058
1920 39,317 1.9% 739
1930 40,058 1.9% 741
1940 40,801 1.9% 743
1950 41,545 1.8% 744
1960 56,323 35.6% 14,778
1970 75,689 34.4% 19,366
1990 130,410 31.3% 27,360
2000 164,569 26.2% 34,159
2020 259,305 25.5% 47,368
2030 305,576 17.8% 46,271
2040 347,734 13.8% 42,158
2050 382,584 10% 34,850
2060 409,662 7.1% 27,078
2070 427,719 4.4% 18,057
2080 435,913 1.9% 8,194
2090 435,196 -0.2% -717
2100 427,069 -1.9% -8,127
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

Vanuatu Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1973 to 2020)

Average Temp
24.0°C
75.3°F
Average High
28.5°C
83.3°F
Average Low
20.3°C
68.5°F
   Record High Temperature
32.5°C
90.5°F
   Record Low Temperature
11.0°C
51.8°F
   Average Precipitation
137.6 mm
5.4 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
13.9 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
Landslide High (10)
Cyclone High (10)
Drought Medium (2.8)
Flood Medium (4)
Volcano High (9)
Earthquake High (7.8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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