Businesses in Yangon

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Restaurants: 16.5%
 Shopping: 14.5%
 Industry: 10.7%
 Hotels & Travel: 9.1%
 Professional Services: 8.6%
 Education: 6.2%
 Other: 34.5%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Banks1603.90.0
Loan companies1683.80.0
Real estate1234.00.0
Hotels and motels2644.00.0
Other accommodation2804.00.1
Travel agencies2064.10.0
Construction of buildings1474.10.0
Health and medical1664.10.0
Hospitals1703.70.0
Corporate management2694.30.0
Bars, pubs and taverns1404.10.0
Cafes2664.00.0
Department stores1244.00.0
Electronics stores2374.10.0
Office supplies and stationery stores3214.00.1
Area of Yangon, Yangon Region577.5 km²
Population5.4 million
Male Population2,537,052 (47.2%)
Female Population2,843,650 (52.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +3,343%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +80.1%
Median Age28.8
Male Median Age27.7
Female Median Age29.8
Area Codes1
NeighborhoodsBahan, Botahtaung, Dagon, Hlaing, Hlaingtharya, Insein, Kamaryut, Kyauktada, Lanmadaw, Mayangone, Mingalar Taung Nyunt, Pabedan, San Chaung, South Okkalapa, Tamwe, Thingangyun, Yankin
Local TimeThursday 10:01 AM
TimezoneMyanmar Time
Weather30.0°C scattered clouds
Lat & Lng16.80528° / 96.15611°

Yangon, Yangon Region - Map

Yangon, Yangon Region Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population156,2781,372,2722,988,3265,380,708
Population Density270.6 / km²2,376 / km²5,174 / km²9,316 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Yangon Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 80.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Yangon, Yangon Region+3,343%+292.1%+80.1%
Yangon Region+3,362%+293.8%+81.1%
Myanmar+73.5%+27.5%+12.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Yangon, Yangon Region Median Age

Median Age: 28.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Yangon, Yangon Region28.8 years29.8 years27.7 years
Yangon Region28.4 years29.3 years27.4 years
Myanmar27.2 years28.2 years26.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Yangon, Yangon Region Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5178,812175,088353,900
5-9188,588184,069372,658
10-14227,755217,246445,001
15-19266,130272,872539,002
20-24277,580311,909589,489
25-29239,716270,951510,667
30-34218,193239,291457,484
35-39186,108210,111396,220
40-44169,767200,448370,215
45-49151,612184,930336,542
50-54126,452159,317285,770
55-59100,232130,251230,483
60-6475,01298,149173,162
65-6951,35969,912121,271
70-7432,52644,60677,133
75-7924,67135,52960,200
80-8413,61321,54435,158
85 Plus8,92717,42826,355
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Yangon, Yangon Region Population Density

Population Density: 9,316 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Yangon, Yangon Region5.4 million577.5 km²9,316 / km²
Yangon Region8.0 million9,786.4 km²820.7 / km²
Myanmar53.1 million668,905 km²79.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Yangon, Yangon Region 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.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Yangon
 Area Code 9: 52.2%
 Area Code 1: 47.3%
 Other: 0.5%

Business distribution by price for Yangon, Yangon Region

 Moderate: 47.4%
 Inexpensive: 45.6%
 Expensive: 6.5%
 Very Expensive: 0.5%

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

Yangon, Yangon Region CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Yangon, Yangon Region1,793,938 t0.33 t3,106 t/km²
Yangon Region2,597,129 t0.32 t265.4 t/km²
Myanmar11,664,181 t0.22 t17.4 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

Yangon, Yangon Region CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,793,938 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita0.33 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)3,106 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtHigh (10)
EarthquakeMedium (4.4)
* 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, 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
8/15/1811:50 PM4.386.9 km10,000 m73km S of Thongwa, Burmausgs.gov
6/18/186:56 AM4.349.1 km68,130 m40km SSE of Rangoon District, Burmausgs.gov
4/18/1812:55 AM4.234.9 km10,000 m12km WNW of Twante, Burmausgs.gov
4/16/186:32 AM3.488.1 km10,000 m14km S of Pyapon, Burmausgs.gov
4/15/187:27 AM3.484.6 km10,000 m12km SSE of Pyapon, Burmausgs.gov
4/14/183:27 PM4.178.7 km10,000 m15km SE of Pyapon, Burmausgs.gov
2/4/1812:41 AM4.284.8 km10,000 m76km ESE of Pyapon, Burmausgs.gov
1/13/1812:19 AM3.831.2 km10,000 m10km S of Twante, Burmausgs.gov
9/11/176:56 AM4.670.3 km10,000 m30km SSE of Tharyarwady, Burmausgs.gov
9/10/176:19 PM4.260.9 km10,000 m39km SSE of Tharyarwady, Burmausgs.gov

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Yangon, Yangon Region

Yangon (Burmese: ရန်ကုန်, MLCTS rankun mrui, pronounced: [jàɴɡòʊɴ mjo̰]; also known as Rangoon, literally: "End of Strife") is a former capital of Myanmar (Burma) and the capital of Yangon Region. It also served as the Capital in Exile of Azad Hind. ..  ︎  Yangon Wikipedia Page

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