Businesses in Georgetown, Guyana

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 15.1%
 Restaurants: 12.6%
 Industry: 10.4%
 Education: 9.1%
 Professional Services: 9.1%
 Hotels & Travel: 8%
 Religion: 5%
 Other: 30.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Gas stations173.90.1
Beauty salons153.90.1
Hairdressers164.00.1
Public administration433.70.3
Higher education (colleges and universities)204.30.1
Banks153.90.1
Loan companies173.80.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets194.10.1
Hotels and motels414.00.3
Other accommodation394.00.3
Civil engineering450.3
Construction of buildings264.00.2
Other membership organizations214.30.1
Wholesale of construction supplies194.00.1
Health and medical324.10.2
Hospitals153.80.1
Churches504.50.3
Bars, pubs and taverns474.10.3
Cafes164.20.1
Fast food restaurants183.90.1
Clothing stores174.40.1
Department stores404.20.3
Office supplies and stationery stores253.70.2
Area of Georgetown, Guyana46.3 km²
Population142,944
Male Population69,823 (48.8%)
Female Population73,121 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +12.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +5.6%
Median Age26.5
Male Median Age25.7
Female Median Age27.3
Area Codes218219225227More
NeighborhoodsAlberttown, Bourda, Campbellville, Cummingsburg, Goedverwagting, Kingston, Kitty, Lacytown, Queenstown, Stabroek, Werk - En - Rust
Local TimeMonday 4:53 AM
TimezoneGuyana Time
Weather23.2°C light rain
Lat & Lng6.80448° / -58.15527°

Georgetown, Guyana - Map

Georgetown, Guyana Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population127,013128,729135,358142,944
Population Density2,745 / km²2,782 / km²2,925 / km²3,089 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Georgetown, Guyana Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 5.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Georgetown, Guyana+12.5%+11%+5.6%
Essequibo Islands-West Demerara+12.4%+10.9%+5.5%
Guyana+3.4%+6.2%+3.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Georgetown, Guyana Median Age

Median Age: 26.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Georgetown, Guyana26.5 years27.3 years25.7 years
Essequibo Islands-West Demerara26.5 years27.3 years25.7 years
Guyana25.2 years25.7 years24.7 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Georgetown, Guyana Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 56,4016,22012,622
5-96,3906,26912,659
10-147,4217,29614,718
15-197,7807,82315,604
20-246,1526,45312,606
25-295,1605,54010,700
30-345,1355,53910,675
35-395,0225,36910,391
40-444,6324,7489,380
45-493,9574,2408,197
50-543,5743,8137,388
55-592,7343,1285,863
60-642,1132,3344,447
65-691,2971,4652,762
70-749111,0932,005
75-795758031,379
80-84333504837
85 Plus236483720
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Georgetown, Guyana Population Density

Population Density: 3,089 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Georgetown, Guyana142,94446.3 km²3,089 / km²
Essequibo Islands-West Demerara320,7412,146.5 km²149.4 / km²
Guyana734,497196,492.2 km²3.74 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Georgetown, Guyana Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1700 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.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Georgetown, Guyana
 Cummingsburg: 16.4%
 Kingston: 7.7%
 Lacytown: 7.5%
 Campbellville: 7%
 Kitty: 6.3%
 Stabroek: 6%
 Queenstown: 5.8%
 Goedverwagting: 5.6%
 Other: 37.7%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Georgetown, Guyana
 Area Code 226: 23%
 Area Code 225: 22.7%
 Area Code 227: 18.1%
 Area Code 231: 9.4%
 Area Code 223: 8.6%
 Other: 18.3%

Business distribution by price for Georgetown, Guyana

 Moderate: 47.7%
 Inexpensive: 44.9%
 Expensive: 7.5%

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

Georgetown, Guyana CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Georgetown, Guyana285,252 t2 t6,165 t/km²
Essequibo Islands-West Demerara692,164 t2.16 t322.5 t/km²
Guyana1,594,687 t2.17 t8.12 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

Georgetown, Guyana CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)285,252 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)6,165 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtLow (2)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* 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.

Georgetown, Guyana

Georgetown is the capital of Guyana, located in Region 4, which is also known as the Demerara-Mahaica region. It is the country's largest urban centre. It is situated on the Atlantic Ocean coast at the mouth of the Demerara River and it was nicknamed..  ︎  Georgetown, Guyana Wikipedia Page

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