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Ziguinchor

Area of Ziguinchor 7,286.3 km²
Population 611,478
Male Population 313,882 (51.3%)
Female Population 297,597 (48.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +208.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +53.4%
Median Age 17.8 years old
Male Median Age 17.1 years old
Female Median Age 18.5 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Ziguinchor Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 197,961 303,804 398,695 611,478
Population Density 27.2 / km² 41.7 / km² 54.7 / km² 83.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ziguinchor Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 53.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Ziguinchor +208.9% +101.3% +53.4%
Senegal +211% +102.6% +53.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ziguinchor Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 55,082 48,854 103,936
5-9 46,714 41,683 88,398
10-14 40,001 35,839 75,841
15-19 35,360 31,933 67,294
20-24 30,540 28,138 58,679
25-29 24,953 23,864 48,818
30-34 19,942 19,974 39,917
35-39 15,324 16,027 31,352
40-44 11,569 12,516 24,086
45-49 9,086 10,068 19,154
50-54 7,249 8,164 15,413
55-59 5,809 6,535 12,345
60-64 4,365 4,993 9,358
65-69 3,674 4,145 7,819
70-74 2,675 3,016 5,692
75-79 1,538 1,847 3,386
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ziguinchor Population Density

Population Density: 83.9 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Ziguinchor 611,478 7,286.3 km² 83.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ziguinchor Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1500 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1500 14,750 n/a n/a
1600 18,437 2.3% 368
1700 23,046 2.3% 460
1800 27,411 1.7% 436
1900 41,080 4.1% 1,366
1910 51,416 25.2% 10,336
1920 49,429 -3.9% -1,987
1930 61,884 25.2% 12,455
1940 74,389 20.2% 12,505
1950 100,044 34.5% 25,655
1960 127,864 27.8% 27,820
1970 170,310 33.2% 42,446
1990 303,804 33.6% 66,747
2000 398,695 31.2% 94,891
2020 686,851 31.3% 144,078
2030 831,616 21.1% 144,765
2040 966,506 16.2% 134,890
2050 1,077,250 11.5% 110,744
2060 1,160,870 7.8% 83,620
2070 1,231,281 6.1% 70,411
2080 1,288,237 4.6% 56,956
2090 1,331,243 3.3% 43,006
2100 1,360,145 2.2% 28,902
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

Ziguinchor CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Ziguinchor 391,282 t 0.64 t 53.7 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

Ziguinchor Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1973 to 2019)

Average Temp
27.7°C
81.9°F
Average High
34.2°C
93.6°F
Average Low
21.6°C
70.9°F
   Record High Temperature
46.0°C
114.8°F
   Record Low Temperature
11.8°C
53.2°F
   Average Precipitation
5.4 mm
0.2 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
1.4 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
Drought Medium (3.7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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