Businesses in Swakopmund

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Hotels & Travel: 28.7%
 Restaurants: 12.8%
 Shopping: 12.2%
 Professional Services: 6.7%
 Education: 5.8%
 Industry: 5.7%
 Other: 28.2%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Art galleries64.30.1
Apartments204.20.4
Real estate224.30.4
Bed and breakfasts324.20.6
Hotels and motels474.30.8
Other accommodation894.21.6
Travel agencies254.20.4
Wholesale of machinery64.50.1
Churches65.00.1
Bars, pubs and taverns134.20.2
Cafes214.40.4
Seafood restaurants74.40.1
Clothing stores103.60.2
Department stores174.00.3
Hardware stores84.00.1
Shopping other63.70.1
Area of Swakopmund, Erongo Region181.3 km²
Population55,937
Male Population29,645 (53%)
Female Population26,292 (47%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +1,444.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +137.9%
Median Age26.9
Male Median Age27.3
Female Median Age26.4
Area Codes64
NeighborhoodsCenter, Kramersdorf, Mondesa, Tamariskia, Vineta
Local TimeFriday 4:07 AM
TimezoneCentral Africa Time
Lat & Lng-22.68333° / 14.53333°

Swakopmund, Erongo Region - Map

Swakopmund, Erongo Region Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population3,62111,32523,51755,937
Population Density20.0 / km²62.5 / km²129.7 / km²308.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Swakopmund Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 137.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Swakopmund, Erongo Region+1,444.8%+393.9%+137.9%
Erongo+523.4%+191.6%+76.7%
Namibia+169.8%+71.5%+28.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Swakopmund, Erongo Region Median Age

Median Age: 26.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Swakopmund, Erongo Region26.9 years26.4 years27.3 years
Erongo26.5 years25.7 years27.2 years
Namibia21.2 years21.7 years20.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Swakopmund, Erongo Region Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,7992,7905,590
5-92,2012,1424,344
10-142,2542,2064,460
15-192,0152,1054,120
20-243,6862,9886,674
25-294,0823,2447,327
30-343,4992,6156,115
35-392,6032,0144,617
40-441,9501,5783,529
45-491,4151,1822,597
50-549619671,928
55-597576721,429
60-645245421,066
65-69321368690
70-74245355601
75-79163208371
80-84100154254
85 Plus71163234
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Swakopmund, Erongo Region Population Density

Population Density: 308.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Swakopmund, Erongo Region55,937181.3 km²308.5 / km²
Erongo189,74463,664 km²2.98 / km²
Namibia2.5 million824,094.1 km²3.02 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Swakopmund, Erongo Region Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1930 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 Swakopmund
 Center: 58.9%
 Kramersdorf: 14%
 Vineta: 12.1%
 Mondesa: 6.8%
 Tamariskia: 5.8%
 Other: 2.4%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Swakopmund
 Area Code 64: 76.6%
 Area Code 81: 20.3%
 Other: 3.1%

Business distribution by price for Swakopmund, Erongo Region

 Inexpensive: 50%
 Moderate: 31.8%
 Expensive: 15.2%
 Very Expensive: 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

Swakopmund, Erongo Region CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Swakopmund, Erongo Region236,057 t4.22 t1,302 t/km²
Erongo609,262 t3.21 t9.57 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

Swakopmund, Erongo Region CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)236,057 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita4.22 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)1,302 t/km²

Swakopmund, Erongo Region

Swakopmund (German for "Mouth of the Swakop") is a city on the coast of western Namibia, 280 km (170 mi) west of Windhoek, Namibia's capital. It is the capital of the Erongo administrative district. The town has 44,725 inhabitants and covers 193 squa..  ︎  Swakopmund Wikipedia Page

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