Best of Sherpur District - Cybo

Area of Sherpur District1,359.9 km²
Population460,394
Male Population231,559 (50.3%)
Female Population228,835 (49.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +74%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +8%
Median Age22.6
Male Median Age22.1
Female Median Age23.2
Local TimeSunday 5:08 AM
TimezoneBangladesh Standard Time
Weather21.6°C overcast clouds
Lat & Lng25.01881° / 90.01751°
Postal Codes2100

Sherpur District - Map

Sherpur District Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population264,529371,185426,425460,394
Population Density194.5 / km²273.0 / km²313.6 / km²338.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sherpur District Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sherpur District+74%+24%+8%
Mymensingh+100.8%+38.9%+15.4%
Bangladesh+125.7%+51.8%+22.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sherpur District Median Age

Median Age: 22.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Sherpur District22.6 years23.2 years22.1 years
Mymensingh22.2 years22.9 years21.5 years
Bangladesh23.2 years23.3 years23.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sherpur District Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 526,47225,80452,277
5-934,19331,62565,819
10-1429,53225,60755,139
15-1919,10516,82635,932
20-2415,30422,84038,145
25-2918,66222,77341,436
30-3415,85717,24533,102
35-3915,20515,54330,749
40-4414,05512,93026,985
45-4910,6029,43320,036
50-5410,2578,81919,076
55-595,9175,00310,921
60-647,1156,37913,495
65-693,3883,1246,512
70-744,3983,6858,083
75-791,4941,1992,693
80-84000
85 Plus000
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sherpur District Population Density

Population Density: 338.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sherpur District460,3941,359.9 km²338.6 / km²
Mymensingh12.1 million10,528.8 km²1,146 / km²
Bangladesh160.5 million139,726.1 km²1,148 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sherpur District Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 200 to 2100
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

Sherpur District CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sherpur District216,582 t0.47 t159.3 t/km²
Mymensingh6,059,373 t0.5 t575.5 t/km²
Bangladesh86,978,104 t0.54 t622.5 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

Sherpur District CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)216,582 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita0.47 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)159.3 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtHigh (7)
FloodHigh (10)
EarthquakeHigh (8)
* 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 Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.
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.
4. 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.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
1/30/186:15 AM4.466.3 km16,250 m19km NW of Sirajganj, Bangladeshusgs.gov
9/7/177:32 AM4.135.4 km36,670 m27km S of Tura, Indiausgs.gov
5/16/1611:03 AM4.399.9 km35,120 m16km SSW of Lakhipur, Indiausgs.gov
4/5/1612:42 AM597.7 km10,000 m38km SE of Lakhipur, Indiausgs.gov
12/21/153:52 PM488 km14,160 m2km SSE of Gafargaon, Bangladeshusgs.gov
8/28/1512:21 PM4.268.2 km13,700 m11km NNW of Gaibandha, Bangladeshusgs.gov
9/12/1412:56 AM4.170.2 km15,000 m18km NE of Mankachar, Indiausgs.gov
2/14/145:10 AM4.284.4 km14,430 m22km W of Sirajganj, Bangladeshusgs.gov
9/11/1012:02 AM4.579.9 km22,300 mMeghalaya, India regionusgs.gov
7/26/0811:51 AM4.858.3 km17,500 mBangladeshusgs.gov

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Sherpur District

Sherpur (Bengali: শেরপুর জেলা, Sherpur Jela also Sherpur Zila) is a district in central Bangladesh. It is a part of Mymensingh Division. Sherpur city is located about 198 km (123.03 mi) north of Dhaka which is the capital of the country.   ︎  Sherpur District Wikipedia Page

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