Businesses in Kosmos, North West

Area of Kosmos, North West1.902 km²
Population202
Male Population115 (57%)
Female Population87 (43%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +531.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +112.6%
Median Age34.8
Male Median Age35.3
Female Median Age34.2
Local TimeTuesday 6:22 AM
TimezoneSouth Africa Standard Time
Lat & Lng-25.73912° / 27.85203°

Kosmos, North West - Map

Kosmos, North West Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population325995202
Population Density16.8 / km²31.0 / km²49.9 / km²106.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kosmos, North West Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 112.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kosmos, North West+531.2%+242.4%+112.6%
North West+134.1%+56.1%+24.9%
South Africa+111.9%+48.1%+21.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kosmos, North West Median Age

Median Age: 34.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Kosmos, North West34.8 years34.2 years35.3 years
North West25.8 years26.1 years25.6 years
South Africa25.4 years26.3 years24.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kosmos, North West Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 561320
5-911213
10-14718
15-19808
20-244711
25-2914418
30-3492029
35-3910717
40-448715
45-4971118
50-54257
55-5916117
60-649414
65-69449
70-74102
75-79102
80-84000
85 Plus012
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kosmos, North West Population Density

Population Density: 106.2 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kosmos, North West2021.902 km²106.2 / km²
North West3.7 million104,881.7 km²35.4 / 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

Kosmos, North West Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1880 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

Kosmos, North West CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kosmos, North West1,484 t7.35 t780.6 t/km²
North West23,158,264 t6.24 t220.8 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

Kosmos, North West CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,484 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita7.35 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)780.6 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtMedium (5)
* 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
2/28/198:56 PM4.960 km5,000 m6km WSW of Soweto, South Africausgs.gov
2/20/189:23 AM4.565.6 km5,000 m7km SSW of Soweto, South Africausgs.gov
1/23/1811:47 AM4.460 km5,000 m4km WSW of Soweto, South Africausgs.gov
7/12/158:39 AM4.234.8 km5,000 m21km NW of Brits, South Africausgs.gov
11/17/1311:53 PM4.354.2 km5,000 m8km WSW of Johannesburg, South Africausgs.gov
12/18/097:12 AM4.265.2 km2,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
4/25/985:50 PM4.530.5 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
2/29/969:34 PM4.457.9 km10,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
5/27/954:02 AM3.765 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
10/19/947:46 AM3.261.7 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov

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Kosmos, North West

Kosmos is a village in the North West Province of South Africa. It is situated on the banks of the Hartbeespoort Dam.   ︎  Kosmos, North West Wikipedia Page

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