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Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 27%
 Industry: 9.2%
 Beauty & Spas: 7.6%
 Restaurants: 6.7%
 Home Services: 6.3%
 Religion: 6.3%
 Local Services: 5.8%
 Professional Services: 5.8%
 Education: 5%
 Other: 20.2%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts1083.80.3
Car repair1254.10.4
Gas stations603.70.2
Beauty salons1463.20.5
Hairdressers1003.50.3
Higher education (colleges and universities)683.90.2
Primary and elementary schools494.00.2
Secondary education644.20.2
Banks883.80.3
Finance other1803.80.6
Loan companies3023.81.0
Butchers484.00.2
Grocery stores and supermarkets2423.50.8
Internet cafes483.20.2
Real estate653.80.2
Hotels and motels1103.90.3
Other accommodation1833.80.6
Health and medical993.10.3
Hospitals484.10.2
Lawyers legal553.40.2
Churches1204.20.4
Bars, pubs and taverns1083.80.3
Cafes863.90.3
Clothing stores1533.50.5
Department stores473.80.1
Electronics stores1524.30.5
Hardware stores1674.30.5
Pharmacies and drug stores1303.80.4
Shopping other543.50.2
Area of Eldoret45.7 km²
Population317,724
Male Population162,211 (51.1%)
Female Population155,513 (48.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +337.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +57.1%
Median Age18.8
Male Median Age18.8
Female Median Age18.7
Area Codes53
NeighborhoodsEldoret West, Leseru, pioneer estate
Local TimeFriday 3:39 PM
TimezoneEast Africa Time
Weather20.1°C thunderstorm
Lat & Lng0.52036° / 35.26993°

Eldoret - Map

Eldoret Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population72,613139,036202,269317,724
Population Density1,587 / km²3,040 / km²4,422 / km²6,947 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Eldoret Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 57.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Eldoret+337.6%+128.5%+57.1%
Rift Valley+355.1%+128.7%+60.2%
Kenya+241.7%+96.8%+48.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Eldoret Median Age

Median Age: 18.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Eldoret18.8 years18.7 years18.8 years
Rift Valley16.9 years17.2 years16.7 years
Kenya18 years18.4 years17.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Eldoret Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 525,16823,96749,136
5-923,11621,97345,089
10-1419,88919,35139,240
15-1917,00017,06534,065
20-2418,43019,34637,776
25-2914,91514,84629,762
30-3411,66810,55822,227
35-399,2918,21817,509
40-446,3315,41311,744
45-495,3114,6039,914
50-543,5963,0846,680
55-592,6032,3474,951
60-641,9081,7363,644
65-691,3141,3012,616
70-741,0171,0042,022
75-796557011,356
80-84000
85 Plus000
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Eldoret Population Density

Population Density: 6,947 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Eldoret317,72445.7 km²6,947 / km²
Rift Valley12.2 million179,926.1 km²67.8 / km²
Kenya45.8 million582,723.1 km²78.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Eldoret Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1890 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.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Eldoret
 Area Code 722: 11.5%
 Area Code 20: 9%
 Area Code 53: 7.5%
 Area Code 721: 7.3%
 Area Code 720: 6.1%
 Area Code 723: 6%
 Other: 52.6%

Business distribution by price for Eldoret

 Moderate: 44.4%
 Inexpensive: 37.6%
 Expensive: 18%

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

Eldoret CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Eldoret276,574 t0.87 t6,047 t/km²
Rift Valley7,426,385 t0.61 t41.3 t/km²
Kenya27,341,523 t0.6 t46.9 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

Eldoret CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)276,574 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita0.87 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)6,047 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (9)
EarthquakeMedium (3.5)
* 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. 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
9/23/016:29 PM4.791.4 km10,000 mKenyausgs.gov
1/9/286:25 PM6.222.5 km10,000 mKenyausgs.gov
1/6/2811:31 AM768.6 km15,000 mKenyausgs.gov

Eldoret

Eldoret is a principal city in western Kenya. It is the capital and largest city in Uasin Gishu County. Lying south of the Cherangani Hills, the local elevation varies from about 2100 metres above sea level at the airport to more than 2700 metres in ..  ︎  Eldoret Wikipedia Page

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