Best of Sondu - Cybo

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Restaurants: 21.6%
 Education: 12.7%
 Shopping: 11.8%
 Religion: 8.8%
 Hotels & Travel: 7.8%
 Financial Services: 6.9%
 Industry: 5.9%
 Medical: 5.9%
 Other: 18.6%
Area of Sondu0.293 km²
Population9,425
Male Population4,587 (48.7%)
Female Population4,838 (51.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +286.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +21.6%
Median Age16.4
Male Median Age15.6
Female Median Age17.1
Area Codes57
Local TimeThursday 8:08 PM
TimezoneEast Africa Time
Lat & Lng-0.39101° / 35.01689°

Sondu - Map

Sondu Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population2,4366,2457,7539,425
Population Density8,302 / km²21,283 / km²26,423 / km²32,121 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sondu Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 21.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sondu+286.9%+50.9%+21.6%
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

Sondu Median Age

Median Age: 16.4 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Sondu16.4 years17.1 years15.6 years
Rift Valley16.9 years17.2 years16.7 years
Kenya18 years18.4 years17.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sondu Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 58298171,647
5-97227201,442
10-146716591,330
15-195835391,122
20-24394485880
25-29309350660
30-34247256504
35-39176199376
40-44128169297
45-49124159283
50-54113137251
55-5991102194
60-647788165
65-694862110
70-744457102
75-79304070
80-84000
85 Plus000
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sondu Population Density

Population Density: 32,121 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sondu9,4250.293 km²32,121 / 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

Sondu Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1880 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 Sondu
 Area Code 20: 64.7%
 Area Code 721: 5.9%
 Area Code 57: 5.9%
 Area Code 733: 5.9%
 Area Code 716: 5.9%
 Area Code 723: 5.9%
 Area Code 729: 5.9%

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

Sondu CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sondu6,723 t0.71 t22,913 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

Sondu CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)6,723 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita0.71 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)22,913 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtMedium (4)
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, 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.
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.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
6/13/105:13 AM562.4 km10,000 mLake Victoria region, Kenyausgs.gov
1/9/286:25 PM6.296.6 km10,000 mKenyausgs.gov

Sondu

Sondu is a small town in Kenya's Nyanza Province.  ︎  Sondu Wikipedia Page

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