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Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Restaurants: 24.7%
 Hotels & Travel: 17.2%
 Shopping: 9.7%
 Financial Services: 7.8%
 Education: 7.2%
 Medical: 6.6%
 Industry: 5.3%
 Other: 21.6%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Banks194.40.4
Loan companies324.40.8
Hotels and motels164.10.4
Area of Voi10.1 km²
Population42,558
Male Population22,063 (51.8%)
Female Population20,495 (48.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +558.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +47.1%
Median Age21.2
Male Median Age21.4
Female Median Age21
Area Codes43
Local TimeFriday 4:12 PM
TimezoneEast Africa Time
Lat & Lng-3.39605° / 38.55609°

Voi - Map

Voi Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population6,46019,71128,94142,558
Population Density638.1 / km²1,947 / km²2,858 / km²4,203 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Voi Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 47.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Voi+558.8%+115.9%+47.1%
Coast+254.8%+98%+46.3%
Kenya+241.7%+96.8%+48.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Voi Median Age

Median Age: 21.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Voi21.2 years21 years21.4 years
Coast18.6 years18.7 years18.4 years
Kenya18 years18.4 years17.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Voi Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,8322,6715,503
5-92,6542,5495,204
10-142,5902,4915,081
15-192,3962,1724,569
20-241,9711,8353,807
25-291,8701,5703,441
30-341,6481,3543,002
35-391,3971,1862,583
40-441,0709332,004
45-499409001,840
50-547337411,474
55-596476011,248
60-644835401,024
65-69362397759
70-74291327618
75-79180228409
80-84000
85 Plus000
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Voi Population Density

Population Density: 4,203 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Voi42,55810.1 km²4,203 / km²
Coast3.7 million83,025.9 km²44.8 / km²
Kenya45.8 million582,723.1 km²78.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Voi Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1860 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 Voi
 Area Code 20: 22.7%
 Area Code 722: 14.4%
 Area Code 43: 11.3%
 Area Code 721: 7.2%
 Area Code 733: 7.2%
 Area Code 734: 5.2%
 Area Code 786: 4.1%
 Other: 27.8%

Business distribution by price for Voi

 Moderate: 68.4%
 Expensive: 21.1%
 Inexpensive: 10.5%

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

Voi CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Voi30,701 t0.72 t3,032 t/km²
Coast2,235,507 t0.6 t26.9 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

Voi CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)30,701 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita0.72 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)3,032 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtLow (2)
FloodHigh (9)
* 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.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
3/24/199:21 AM4.757.1 km10,000 m41km S of Mtito Andei, Kenyausgs.gov
1/1/911:37 PM4.247.3 km10,000 mKenyausgs.gov
10/6/848:55 PM4.791.2 km10,000 mTanzaniausgs.gov

Voi

Voi is the largest town in Taita-Taveta County in southern Kenya, in the former Coast Province. It lies at the western edge of the Taru Desert, south and west of the Tsavo East National Park. The Sagala Hills are to the south. Voi is also a municipal..  ︎  Voi Wikipedia Page

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