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Area of Dithakong, North West (South African province)12.6 km²
Population2,563
Male Population1,109 (43.3%)
Female Population1,454 (56.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +13.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -0.6%
Median Age18.6
Male Median Age14.7
Female Median Age21.5
Local TimeTuesday 7:31 AM
TimezoneSouth Africa Standard Time
Lat & Lng-27.08333° / 23.85°

Dithakong, North West (South African province) - Map

Dithakong, North West (South African province) Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population2,2672,3572,5782,563
Population Density179.9 / km²187.1 / km²204.6 / km²203.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dithakong Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 0.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Dithakong, North West (South African province)+13.1%+8.7%-0.6%
Northern Cape+139%+58.6%+26.5%
South Africa+111.9%+48.1%+21.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dithakong, North West (South African province) Median Age

Median Age: 18.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Dithakong, North West (South African province)18.6 years21.5 years14.7 years
Northern Cape25.8 years26.7 years24.9 years
South Africa25.4 years26.3 years24.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Dithakong, North West (South African province) Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5200190391
5-9203178381
10-14162165328
15-19158158317
20-2482123205
25-294187128
30-342877106
35-39306293
40-443568104
45-492873101
50-544570116
55-59195575
60-64283967
65-69164157
70-7492433
75-79141832
80-8461521
85 Plus51217
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Dithakong, North West (South African province) Population Density

Population Density: 203.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Dithakong, North West (South African province)2,56312.6 km²203.4 / km²
Northern Cape1.2 million372,889.4 km²3.28 / km²
South Africa54.3 million1,219,846.5 km²44.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dithakong, North West (South African province) Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1710 to 2015
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

Dithakong, North West (South African province) CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Dithakong, North West (South African province)17,112 t6.68 t1,358 t/km²
Northern Cape8,446,510 t6.92 t22.7 t/km²
South Africa358,473,407 t6.6 t293.9 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

Dithakong, North West (South African province) CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)17,112 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita6.68 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)1,358 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtHigh (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.

Dithakong, North West (South African province)

Dithakong is the name of a place east of Kuruman in the Northern Cape, South Africa, which had been a major destination for several of the earliest nineteenth century expeditions from the Cape to the interior of the subcontinent. In colonial literatu..  ︎  Dithakong Wikipedia Page

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