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Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Education: 19.6%
 Restaurants: 12.7%
 Shopping: 12.2%
 Hotels & Travel: 9%
 Financial Services: 8.2%
 Industry: 8.2%
 Religion: 6.9%
 Medical: 5.9%
 Other: 17.3%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Banks124.00.4
Loan companies373.71.1
Other accommodation123.80.4
Churches174.30.5
Area of Homa Bay4.846 km²
Population33,895
Male Population16,463 (48.6%)
Female Population17,432 (51.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +191.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +46.3%
Median Age15.4
Male Median Age14.3
Female Median Age16.4
Area Codes59
NeighborhoodsArujo, Asego, Town
Local TimeFriday 3:30 PM
TimezoneEast Africa Time
Lat & Lng-0.52731° / 34.45714°

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Homa Bay Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population11,61018,82323,16433,895
Population Density2,395 / km²3,884 / km²4,780 / km²6,994 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Homa Bay Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 46.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Homa Bay+191.9%+80.1%+46.3%
Nyanza+159%+60.3%+29.4%
Kenya+241.7%+96.8%+48.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Homa Bay Median Age

Median Age: 15.4 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Homa Bay15.4 years16.4 years14.3 years
Nyanza16.6 years17.4 years15.7 years
Kenya18 years18.4 years17.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Homa Bay Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 53,2653,1166,382
5-92,7952,6935,489
10-142,5312,3814,913
15-192,0471,8693,917
20-241,3521,7543,106
25-291,0411,2652,307
30-348049371,741
35-395496981,248
40-444185841,003
45-49401530932
50-54343454798
55-59286346632
60-64250293544
65-69144204349
70-74136175312
75-7999132232
80-84000
85 Plus000
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Homa Bay Population Density

Population Density: 6,994 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Homa Bay33,8954.846 km²6,994 / km²
Nyanza6.1 million16,289.3 km²374.9 / km²
Kenya45.8 million582,723.1 km²78.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Homa Bay 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.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Homa Bay
 Town: 61.8%
 Arujo: 31.5%
 Asego: 5.6%
 Other: 1.1%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Homa Bay
 Area Code 20: 16.7%
 Area Code 700: 10.3%
 Area Code 733: 8.7%
 Area Code 722: 7.9%
 Area Code 720: 7.1%
 Area Code 724: 5.6%
 Area Code 727: 4.8%
 Other: 38.9%

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

Homa Bay CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Homa Bay22,394 t0.66 t4,621 t/km²
Nyanza4,216,925 t0.69 t258.9 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

Homa Bay CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)22,394 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita0.66 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)4,621 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (9)
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* 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 Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. 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
6/13/105:13 AM536.3 km10,000 mLake Victoria region, Kenyausgs.gov
10/1/087:15 AM4.785.3 km24,700 mLake Victoria region, Ugandausgs.gov
6/28/8610:03 AM4.267.7 km10,000 mLake Victoria region, Kenyausgs.gov

Homa Bay

Homa Bay is a bay and town on the south shore of Winam Gulf of Lake Victoria, in western Kenya. It lies near Mount Homa (in the Luo language Got Marahuma or God Uma ["famous mountain"]) and Ruma National Park, the latter noted for Jackson's hartebees..  ︎  Homa Bay Wikipedia Page

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