Businesses in Zagazig


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 25.6%
 Restaurants: 10.6%
 Religion: 10.5%
 Education: 8.8%
 Food: 8.1%
 Medical: 7.7%
 Other: 28.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
New car dealers84.50.0
Government agencies73.60.0
Public administration123.70.0
Higher education (colleges and universities)164.10.1
Loan companies83.60.0
Grocery stores and supermarkets123.80.0
Electrical installation64.10.0
Real estate180.1
Construction of buildings60.0
Health and medical864.00.3
Medical laboratories62.30.0
Retirement homes50.0
Post offices64.00.0
Fast food restaurants74.10.0
Middle eastern restaurants90.0
Clothing stores114.10.0
Electronics stores184.10.1
Pharmacies and drug stores113.60.0
Shoe stores63.70.0
Area of Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate7.2 km²
Male Population132,655 (50.3%)
Female Population131,238 (49.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +133.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +30.4%
Median Age25.2
Male Median Age24.8
Female Median Age25.6
Area Codes55
NeighborhoodsAs Sayadin, El-Hariry, Harayah Raznah, Kafr Abd El-Aziz, Mosque, Shaibet an Nakareyah, Youssef
Local TimeWednesday 5:59 PM
TimezoneEastern European Standard Time
Weather15.8°C clear sky
Lat & Lng30.58768° / 31.502°

Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate - Map

Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density15,592 / km²23,736 / km²27,929 / km²36,432 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zagazig Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 30.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate+133.7%+53.5%+30.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate Median Age

Median Age: 25.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate25.2 years25.6 years24.8 years
Sharqia22.1 years22.2 years22.1 years
Egypt22.8 years22.9 years22.7 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 511,01010,44521,456
85 Plus000
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate Population Density

Population Density: 36,432 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate263,8937.2 km²36,432 / km²
Sharqia6.6 million5,131.1 km²1,291 / km²
Egypt90.9 million980,394.9 km²92.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 800 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 Zagazig
 Kafr Abd El-Aziz: 14.5%
 Mosque: 10.1%
 As Sayadin: 9.2%
 Shaibet an Nakareyah: 8.9%
 Harayah Raznah: 8.9%
 Youssef: 7.7%
 Other: 40.7%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Zagazig
 Area Code 55: 80.2%
 Area Code 100: 5.7%
 Other: 14.2%

Business distribution by price for Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate

 Inexpensive: 63.8%
 Moderate: 30.7%
 Expensive: 5.5%

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

Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate635,989 t2.41 t87,803 t/km²
Sharqia15,247,678 t2.3 t2,971 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

Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)635,989 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.41 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)87,803 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* 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
3/30/1812:44 AM3.369.6 km10,000 m33km ENE of Halwan,
1/21/178:54 AM4.353.1 km10,000 m35km SE of Bilbays,
7/18/141:01 PM4.298.8 km10,000 m24km NNW of Suez,
8/24/021:01 PM4.443.9 km10,000
12/28/994:05 AM3.934.5 km10,000
12/1/965:44 AM3.573.2 km10,000
11/26/961:29 AM4.668.5 km10,000
1/13/947:29 AM3.547.5 km10,000
3/10/9311:26 AM4.558.3 km10,000
11/6/925:35 PM3.597.7 km33,000

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Zagazig, Al Sharqia Governorate

Zagazig (Arabic: الزقازيق‎ az-Zaqāzīq , Egyptian Arabic pronunciation: [ez.zæʔæˈziːʔ], rural pronunciation: [ez.zæɡæˈziːɡ]) is a town in Lower Egypt. Situated in the eastern part of the Nile delta, it is the capital of the governorate of Sharqia. 19..  ︎  Zagazig Wikipedia Page

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