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Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 25.3%
 Education: 9.3%
 Professional Services: 7.9%
 Restaurants: 7.6%
 Hotels & Travel: 7.5%
 Industry: 6.9%
 Other: 35.6%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts493.40.2
Car repair833.70.4
Gas stations683.80.3
Beauty salons1453.50.7
Hairdressers963.50.5
Public administration744.00.4
Higher education (colleges and universities)694.10.3
Primary and elementary schools1194.20.6
Secondary education964.10.5
Banks903.80.4
Finance other1083.90.5
Loan companies2343.81.2
Grocery stores and supermarkets2233.81.1
Internet cafes463.50.2
Real estate653.70.3
Hotels and motels1473.90.7
Other accommodation2563.91.3
Other membership organizations484.10.2
Wholesale of machinery503.80.2
Health and medical1234.30.6
Hospitals943.90.5
Business services583.60.3
Corporate management483.20.2
Lawyers legal484.30.2
Churches1734.20.9
Bars, pubs and taverns1253.70.6
Cafes553.70.3
Clothing stores1103.90.5
Department stores663.80.3
Electronics stores883.80.4
Hardware stores1844.50.9
Office supplies and stationery stores553.80.3
Pharmacies and drug stores1093.90.5
Shopping other693.70.3
Area of Kisumu18.6 km²
Population202,779
Male Population100,876 (49.7%)
Female Population101,902 (50.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +138.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +24.3%
Median Age18.9
Male Median Age19.3
Female Median Age18.6
Area Codes57
NeighborhoodsCentral Kisumu, Central Kolwa, East Kisumu, Manyatta, Nyalenda, South West Kisumu, West Kajulu
Local TimeFriday 3:03 PM
TimezoneEast Africa Time
Weather24.6°C overcast clouds
Lat & Lng-0.10221° / 34.76171°

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Kisumu Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population84,910139,948163,160202,779
Population Density4,567 / km²7,528 / km²8,776 / km²10,907 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kisumu Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 24.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kisumu+138.8%+44.9%+24.3%
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

Kisumu Median Age

Median Age: 18.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Kisumu18.9 years18.6 years19.3 years
Nyanza16.6 years17.4 years15.7 years
Kenya18 years18.4 years17.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kisumu Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 516,23816,33332,571
5-912,97513,32126,296
10-1411,91712,41824,336
15-1910,91612,38623,303
20-2411,50613,95925,466
25-2910,8959,89920,794
30-347,7236,24413,968
35-395,3164,4179,734
40-443,6943,3877,081
45-493,0272,8985,925
50-542,2912,0924,384
55-591,6391,4713,111
60-641,1851,1382,324
65-696547941,448
70-745676781,245
75-79333466800
80-84000
85 Plus000
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kisumu Population Density

Population Density: 10,907 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kisumu202,77918.6 km²10,907 / 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

Kisumu 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 Kisumu
 Manyatta: 37.6%
 Nyalenda: 10.6%
 East Kisumu: 9%
 Central Kisumu: 6.8%
 West Kajulu: 6.7%
 Central Kolwa: 6.7%
 Other: 22.5%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Kisumu
 Area Code 57: 11.4%
 Area Code 722: 9.4%
 Area Code 20: 9.3%
 Area Code 721: 5.6%
 Other: 64.3%

Business distribution by price for Kisumu

 Moderate: 41.9%
 Expensive: 29.4%
 Inexpensive: 28.1%
 Very Expensive: 0.6%

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

Kisumu CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kisumu180,350 t0.89 t9,701 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

Kisumu CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)180,350 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita0.89 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)9,701 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 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
6/13/105:13 AM532.3 km10,000 mLake Victoria region, Kenyausgs.gov
1/9/286:25 PM6.290.7 km10,000 mKenyausgs.gov

Kisumu

Kisumu is a port city in Kisumu County, Kenya 1,131 m (3,711 ft), with a population of 409,928 (2009 census). It is the third largest city in Kenya, the principal city of western Kenya, the immediate former capital of Nyanza Province and the headquar..  ︎  Kisumu Wikipedia Page

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