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Yei

Area of Yei 12,911.2 km²
Population 579,600
Male Population 301,611 (52%)
Female Population 277,988 (48%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +560.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +126.1%
Median Age 17.1 years old
Male Median Age 17.1 years old
Female Median Age 17.2 years old
Timezone East Africa Time

Yei Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 87,778 185,609 256,353 579,600
Population Density 6.8 / km² 14.4 / km² 19.9 / km² 44.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Yei Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 126.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Yei +560.3% +212.3% +126.1%
Central Equatoria +395.8% +152.4% +87.1%
South Sudan +199.6% +115.1% +84.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Yei Median Age

Median Age: 17.1 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Yei 17.1 years 17.1 years 17.2 years
Central Equatoria 18.1 years 18.2 years 17.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Yei Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 48,414 44,796 93,210
5-9 46,881 43,218 90,100
10-14 40,144 35,840 75,984
15-19 36,621 33,887 70,509
20-24 29,845 28,949 58,795
25-29 27,226 26,910 54,137
30-34 19,583 17,840 37,424
35-39 17,420 15,846 33,266
40-44 11,766 9,960 21,727
45-49 9,468 8,187 17,656
50-54 6,324 5,848 12,173
55-59 4,138 3,447 7,586
60-64 3,728 3,191 6,920
65-69 21 26 48
70-74 15 21 36
75-79 9 11 20
80-84 3 5 8
85 Plus 3 5 8
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Yei Population Density

Population Density: 44.9 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Yei 579,600 12,911.2 km² 44.9 / km²
Central Equatoria 1.5 million 43,656.4 km² 34.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Yei Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1730 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 15,893 n/a n/a
1900 25,418 4.8% 952
1910 27,023 6.3% 1,605
1920 28,971 7.2% 1,948
1930 31,517 8.8% 2,546
1940 35,351 12.2% 3,834
1950 43,796 23.9% 8,445
1960 56,934 30% 13,138
1970 73,521 29.1% 16,587
1990 185,609 58.9% 56,044
2000 256,353 38.1% 70,744
2020 645,339 58.7% 194,493
2030 773,728 19.9% 128,389
2040 891,830 15.3% 118,102
2050 988,520 10.8% 96,690
2060 1,062,281 7.5% 73,761
2070 1,111,579 4.6% 49,298
2080 1,137,857 2.4% 26,278
2090 1,139,602 0.2% 1,745
2100 1,123,711 -1.4% -15,891
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

Yei CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Yei 2,282 t 0.004 t 0.18 t/km²
Central Equatoria 4,753 t 0.003 t 0.11 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 Low (1)
Earthquake Medium (3.3)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Yei

Other places in Central Equatoria

Place Area Population Population Density
Bahr al Jabal 17,088.5 km² 234,349 13.7 / km²
Juba 38.1 km² 308,415 8,103 / km²
Kajo Kaji 2,445.6 km² 190,374 77.8 / km²
Terekeka 11,173 km² 194,791 17.4 / km²
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