Businesses in Kuala Belait


Business Distribution by Industry
 Restaurants: 20.2%
 Shopping: 16.7%
 Industry: 9.7%
 Education: 7.2%
 Professional Services: 5.6%
 Hotels & Travel: 5.1%
 Other: 35.5%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair294.00.9
Parking lots and garages214.00.6
Beauty salons200.6
Public administration1044.53.1
Higher education (colleges and universities)233.70.7
Secondary education344.91.0
Real estate284.00.8
Construction of buildings1163.83.4
Bars, pubs and taverns210.6
Chinese restaurants215.00.6
Fast food restaurants284.00.8
Clothing stores264.70.8
Department stores324.10.9
Office supplies and stationery stores1303.73.8
Public parks184.10.5
Area of Kuala Belait, Belait District86.6 km²
Male Population18,033 (53%)
Female Population15,962 (47%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +94.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +13.7%
Median Age29.9
Male Median Age29.9
Female Median Age29.8
Area Codes3
NeighborhoodsKampung Lubok Palam, Kampung Melayu Asli, Kampung Melayu Baru, Kampung Sungai Duhon, Lumut, Perumahan Negara Pandan, Skim Tanah Kurnia Rakyat Jati Mumong
Local TimeSunday 8:46 AM
TimezoneBrunei Darussalam Time
Lat & Lng4.58361° / 114.2312°
Postal CodesKA1131KA1331KA1531KA1731KA1931More

Kuala Belait, Belait District - Map

Kuala Belait, Belait District Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density201.4 / km²289.4 / km²345.0 / km²392.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kuala Belait Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 13.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kuala Belait, Belait District+94.9%+35.6%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kuala Belait, Belait District Median Age

Median Age: 29.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Kuala Belait, Belait District29.9 years29.8 years29.9 years
Belait28.9 years28.7 years29.1 years
Brunei28 years28.1 years27.9 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kuala Belait, Belait District Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 51,1251,0382,163
85 Plus324476
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kuala Belait, Belait District Population Density

Population Density: 392.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kuala Belait, Belait District33,99586.6 km²392.4 / km²
Belait47,6682,769.9 km²17.2 / km²
Brunei421,0485,894.9 km²71.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kuala Belait, Belait District Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1790 to 2100
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,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Kuala Belait
 Kampung Sungai Duhon: 34.5%
 Kampung Lubok Palam: 29.9%
 Lumut: 10.3%
 Kampung Melayu Asli: 8%
 Kampung Melayu Baru: 5.7%
 Perumahan Negara Pandan: 4.6%
 Other: 6.9%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Kuala Belait
 Area Code 3: 77.4%
 Area Code 8: 15.3%
 Other: 7.2%

Business distribution by price for Kuala Belait, Belait District

 Moderate: 51.3%
 Inexpensive: 41.3%
 Expensive: 6.8%
 Very Expensive: 0.6%

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

Kuala Belait, Belait District CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kuala Belait, Belait District331,454 t9.75 t3,826 t/km²
Belait519,669 t10.9 t187.6 t/km²
Brunei4,648,684 t11 t788.6 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

Kuala Belait, Belait District CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)331,454 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita9.75 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)3,826 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
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.
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).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
2/21/924:39 PM5.298.3 km40,400 mSouth China

Kuala Belait, Belait District

Kuala Belait (Malay: Kuala Belait, Jawi: کوالا بلايت)is a town located in South-West of Brunei. It is the second largest town in the country, after Bandar Seri Begawan, the capital of Brunei and functions as the administrative city for the Belait Dis..  ︎  Kuala Belait Wikipedia Page

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