Businesses in Vieux-Fort, Guadeloupe

Area of Vieux-Fort, Guadeloupe7 km²
Population1,367
Male Population656 (48%)
Female Population711 (52%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +98.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +18.4%
Median Age40.2
Male Median Age39
Female Median Age41.3
Local TimeSaturday 7:27 AM
TimezoneAtlantic Standard Time
Lat & Lng15.95131° / -61.69908°
Postal Codes97141

Vieux-Fort, Guadeloupe - Map

Vieux-Fort, Guadeloupe Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population6909621,1551,367
Population Density98.6 / km²137.4 / km²165.0 / km²195.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Vieux-Fort, Guadeloupe Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5424083
5-9455297
10-145050100
15-19403777
20-24292554
25-29323365
30-34435094
35-395951111
40-444768115
45-496653120
50-54434992
55-59484997
60-64373976
65-69283362
70-74152743
75-79172340
80-8491726
85 Plus61623
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Vieux-Fort, Guadeloupe Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 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

Vieux-Fort, Guadeloupe CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)5,476 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita4.01 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)782.4 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (7)
CycloneHigh (9)
DroughtMedium (4)
EarthquakeHigh (7)
* 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, 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.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.
5. 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.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
1/21/196:42 AM4.521.4 km11,420 m9km S of Terre-de-Bas, Guadeloupeusgs.gov
4/27/185:15 PM3.610.4 km10,000 m1km NW of Baillif, Guadeloupeusgs.gov
1/31/168:42 AM4.814.4 km115,270 m5km WNW of Capesterre-Belle-Eau, Guadeloupeusgs.gov
1/2/147:34 PM4.218.9 km165,550 m11km WSW of Vieux-Habitants, Guadeloupeusgs.gov
4/14/087:27 AM3.818.5 km19,500 mGuadeloupe region, Leeward Islandsusgs.gov
1/31/071:09 AM3.219.6 km10,000 mGuadeloupe region, Leeward Islandsusgs.gov
11/13/063:49 PM3.216 km12,200 mGuadeloupe region, Leeward Islandsusgs.gov
11/12/063:57 PM3.316.7 km12,600 mGuadeloupe region, Leeward Islandsusgs.gov
11/12/063:21 PM3.416.3 km12,500 mGuadeloupe region, Leeward Islandsusgs.gov
6/18/0611:39 PM3.416.2 km13,000 mGuadeloupe region, Leeward Islandsusgs.gov

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Vieux-Fort, Guadeloupe

Vieux-Fort is a commune in the overseas department of Guadeloupe. It is on the island of Basse-Terre.  ︎  Vieux-Fort, Guadeloupe Wikipedia Page

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