Businesses in Okahandja

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Hotels & Travel: 21.7%
 Restaurants: 15.8%
 Shopping: 13.2%
 Education: 9.9%
 Medical: 8.6%
 Food: 5.9%
 Automotive: 4.6%
 Religion: 4.6%
 Other: 15.8%
Area of Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region10.1 km²
Population22,447
Male Population11,107 (49.5%)
Female Population11,340 (50.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +525.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +65.1%
Median Age23.3
Male Median Age23.3
Female Median Age23.3
Area Codes62
Local TimeTuesday 1:23 AM
TimezoneCentral Africa Time
Lat & Lng-21.98333° / 16.91667°

Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region - Map

Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population3,5898,06913,59322,447
Population Density354.0 / km²796.0 / km²1,340 / km²2,214 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Okahandja Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 65.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region+525.4%+178.2%+65.1%
Otjozondjupa+50%+31.7%+13.5%
Namibia+169.8%+71.5%+28.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region Median Age

Median Age: 23.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region23.3 years23.3 years23.3 years
Otjozondjupa22.1 years21.6 years22.6 years
Namibia21.2 years21.7 years20.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,4331,4592,892
5-91,1701,1482,319
10-141,1261,1322,259
15-191,0381,1112,150
20-241,1861,2542,441
25-291,0361,0582,094
30-348979661,863
35-397577901,547
40-446236331,256
45-495615101,072
50-54366375742
55-59314292606
60-64213169382
65-69144125269
70-7485111197
75-797778156
80-843868106
85 Plus4262104
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region Population Density

Population Density: 2,214 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region22,44710.1 km²2,214 / km²
Otjozondjupa163,008104,689.2 km²1.56 / km²
Namibia2.5 million824,094.1 km²3.02 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1870 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 Okahandja
 Area Code 62: 93%
 Area Code 81: 4.7%
 Other: 2.3%

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

Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region88,518 t3.94 t8,732 t/km²
Otjozondjupa463,206 t2.84 t4.42 t/km²
Namibia7,056,181 t2.84 t8.56 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

Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)88,518 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita3.94 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)8,732 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtHigh (10)
* 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, 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
3/2/191:20 PM3.590.8 km10,000 m24km ENE of Karibib, Namibiausgs.gov
4/26/089:11 AM3.868.9 km10,000 mNamibiausgs.gov
4/26/087:48 AM4.870.5 km10,000 mNamibiausgs.gov

Okahandja, Otjozondjupa Region

Okahandja is a city of 24,100 inhabitants in Otjozondjupa Region, central Namibia, and the district capital of the Okahandja electoral constituency. It is known as the Garden Town of Namibia. It is located 70 km north of Windhoek on the B1 road. It w..  ︎  Okahandja Wikipedia Page

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