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Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Hotels & Travel: 30.4%
 Restaurants: 20.6%
 Shopping: 10.4%
 Food: 9.9%
 Local Services: 5.5%
 Other: 23.2%
Area of Kusatsu, Gunma49.8 km²
Population2,950
Male Population1,440 (48.8%)
Female Population1,510 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -15%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -15.7%
Median Age55.2
Male Median Age53
Female Median Age57.3
Local TimeWednesday 11:51 PM
TimezoneJapan Standard Time
Lat & Lng36.61667° / 138.6°

Kusatsu, Gunma - Map

Kusatsu, Gunma Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population3,4693,5263,4992,950
Population Density69.7 / km²70.9 / km²70.3 / km²59.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kusatsu, Gunma Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 15.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kusatsu, Gunma-15%-16.3%-15.7%
Gunma Prefecture+6.6%-1.3%-2.3%
Japan+13.6%+3.4%+0.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kusatsu, Gunma Median Age

Median Age: 55.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Kusatsu, Gunma55.2 years57.3 years53 years
Gunma Prefecture46 years47.7 years44.2 years
Japan45.2 years46.9 years43.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kusatsu, Gunma Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5444186
5-95859117
10-145760117
15-19424789
20-24524598
25-296652118
30-347059129
35-3910889197
40-448594179
45-498766153
50-548987176
55-59126127254
60-64142161304
65-69123144267
70-74110124235
75-798293175
80-845679136
85 Plus4484129
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kusatsu, Gunma Population Density

Population Density: 59.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kusatsu, Gunma2,95049.8 km²59.3 / km²
Gunma Prefecture2.0 million6,364.4 km²308.5 / km²
Japan122.9 million373,410.9 km²329.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kusatsu, Gunma Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 200 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

Kusatsu, Gunma CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kusatsu, Gunma27,531 t9.33 t553.4 t/km²
Gunma Prefecture18,261,705 t9.3 t2,869 t/km²
Japan541,995,101 t4.41 t1,451 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

Kusatsu, Gunma CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)27,531 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita9.33 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)553.4 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (7)
CycloneHigh (9)
FloodHigh (7)
VolcanoHigh (8)
EarthquakeMedium (6)
* 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, 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.
3. 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.
4. 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.
5. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Volcano Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BR8Q45.
6. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
5/25/185:13 AM4.935.1 km10,000 m23km ENE of Iiyama, Japanusgs.gov
5/27/174:59 AM4.630.7 km1,610 m2km SSE of Iiyama, Japanusgs.gov
4/14/177:01 AM4.527.4 km10,000 m17km E of Iiyama, Japanusgs.gov
5/30/162:57 PM4.213.6 km153,030 m11km NW of Nakanojo, Japanusgs.gov
4/11/1511:25 PM4.628.8 km147,380 m14km NW of Annaka, Japanusgs.gov
1/6/1412:17 AM4.343 km144,810 m13km W of Tomioka, Japanusgs.gov
10/1/139:08 AM4.540.5 km104,300 m11km SW of Shiozawa, Japanusgs.gov
6/8/138:17 AM4.222.4 km15,000 meastern Honshu, Japanusgs.gov
10/17/128:01 AM4.537.2 km22,900 meastern Honshu, Japanusgs.gov
6/3/129:44 AM4.216.9 km167,800 meastern Honshu, Japanusgs.gov

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Kusatsu, Gunma

Kusatsu (草津町, Kusatsu-machi) is a town located in Agatsuma District of far western Gunma Prefecture in the northern Kantō region of Japan. As of February 2015, the town had an estimated population of 6,537 and a population density of 131 persons per ..  ︎  Kusatsu, Gunma Wikipedia Page

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