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Area of Wamako, Sokoto State697 km²
Population1,941
Male Population990 (51%)
Female Population951 (49%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +774.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +48.6%
Median Age17.9
Male Median Age17.7
Female Median Age18.2
Local TimeThursday 4:40 AM
TimezoneWest Africa Standard Time
Lat & Lng13.03054° / 5.10433°
Postal Codes840102840103840104

Wamako, Sokoto State - Map

Wamako, Sokoto State Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population2226501,3061,941
Population Density0.32 / km²0.93 / km²1.87 / km²2.78 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wamako Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 48.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Wamako, Sokoto State+774.3%+198.6%+48.6%
Sokoto+174.2%+87%+45.8%
Nigeria+186.7%+90.6%+48.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wamako, Sokoto State Median Age

Median Age: 17.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Wamako, Sokoto State17.9 years18.2 years17.7 years
Sokoto16.3 years17.3 years15.3 years
Nigeria18.9 years19.3 years18.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Wamako, Sokoto State Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5187175363
5-9152142295
10-1410899207
15-198993182
20-2478103182
25-297293166
30-346270133
35-39514394
40-44514394
45-49321951
50-54372663
55-5918826
60-64221538
65-698413
70-7411819
75-79326
80-846411
85 Plus437
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Wamako, Sokoto State Population Density

Population Density: 2.78 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Wamako, Sokoto State1,941697 km²2.78 / km²
Sokoto4.9 million32,032 km²151.5 / km²
Nigeria182.0 million909,042.9 km²200.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wamako, Sokoto State Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1500 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.

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

Wamako, Sokoto State CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Wamako, Sokoto State959.7 t0.49 t1.38 t/km²
Sokoto2,334,927 t0.48 t72.9 t/km²
Nigeria86,705,254 t0.48 t95.4 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

Wamako, Sokoto State CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)959.7 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita0.49 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)1.38 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtMedium (5)
FloodHigh (7)
* 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.
3. 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.

Wamako, Sokoto State

Wamako is a Local Government Area in Sokoto State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Wamako (or Wamakko) on the Sokoto River. has an area of 697 km² and a population of 179,619 at the 2006 census. The concentration of wealth, prestige, th..  ︎  Wamako Wikipedia Page

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