Businesses in Hurghada


Business Distribution by Industry
 Restaurants: 23.5%
 Hotels & Travel: 19.4%
 Shopping: 17.2%
 Food: 6.8%
 Sports & Activities: 5.5%
 Other: 27.6%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Loan companies384.00.2
Grocery stores and supermarkets324.00.2
Real estate644.00.3
Holiday homes, cabins and resorts1604.30.8
Hotels and motels1964.31.0
Other accommodation2064.41.1
Passenger boats874.10.5
Tour operators274.50.1
Travel agencies744.20.4
Travel and transportation424.20.2
Bars, pubs and taverns1154.50.6
Dance clubs and discotheques384.00.2
Italian restaurants454.10.2
Seafood restaurants444.10.2
Pharmacies and drug stores274.40.1
Sporting goods424.60.2
Sports other294.00.2
Area of Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate9,727 km²
Male Population125,212 (66%)
Female Population64,473 (34%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +139.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +31.8%
Median Age27.2
Male Median Age28.3
Female Median Age25.2
Area Codes65
NeighborhoodsDAHAR, EL HADABA, El Gouna, SEKALA, VILLAGES RD., الدهار, الهضبة, سقالة, طريق القرى
Local TimeWednesday 10:09 AM
TimezoneEastern European Standard Time
Weather26.7°C clear sky
Lat & Lng27.25738° / 33.81291°

Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate - Map

Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density8.14 / km²12.2 / km²14.8 / km²19.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hurghada Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 31.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate+139.7%+60%+31.8%
El Bahr El Ahmar+295.1%+118.8%+64.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate Median Age

Median Age: 27.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate27.2 years25.2 years28.3 years
El Bahr El Ahmar21.5 years21.1 years21.9 years
Egypt22.8 years22.9 years22.7 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 59,4488,71418,163
85 Plus000
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate Population Density

Population Density: 19.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate189,6859,727 km²19.5 / km²
El Bahr El Ahmar2.1 million173,373.8 km²11.9 / km²
Egypt90.9 million980,394.9 km²92.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1920 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 Hurghada
 الدهار: 16%
 SEKALA: 13.6%
 سقالة: 12.8%
 طريق القرى: 10.2%
 DAHAR: 10%
 EL HADABA: 5.2%
 Other: 26.4%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Hurghada
 Area Code 65: 62.7%
 Area Code 100: 9.1%
 Area Code 122: 8.4%
 Other: 19.9%

Business distribution by price for Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate

 Moderate: 38.9%
 Inexpensive: 37.6%
 Expensive: 22.7%
 Very Expensive: 0.7%

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

Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate488,632 t2.58 t50.2 t/km²
El Bahr El Ahmar4,946,078 t2.39 t28.5 t/km²
Egypt209,857,538 t2.31 t214.1 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

Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)488,632 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.58 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)50.2 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (4.6)
* 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
3/15/144:57 AM488.4 km13,850 m62km SE of Sharm ash Shaykh,
4/7/138:58 AM4.465.1 km10,000 m36km W of Sharm ash Shaykh,
1/30/129:04 AM4.661.1 km28,400
11/18/1111:12 PM4.562.3 km10,000 mRed
2/19/118:52 PM4.291.2 km10,000
2/19/115:27 PM4.565.5 km10,000 mRed
9/9/086:58 PM3.887.4 km5,000
5/29/0812:16 AM4.152.3 km10,000 mRed
5/28/0811:10 PM3.962.5 km31,000
2/2/061:49 AM4.591.2 km2,000 mRed

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Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate

Hurghada (/hərˈɡædə, -ˈɡɑː-/; Arabic: الغردقة‎ el-Ġardaqa  Egyptian Arabic pronunciation: [el ɣæɾˈdæʔæ]) is a city in the Red Sea Governorate of Egypt. It is a main tourist center and third largest city (after Suez and Ismailia) in Egypt located on t..  ︎  Hurghada Wikipedia Page

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