Businesses in Phokeng

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Education: 42.2%
 Shopping: 10.3%
 Medical: 8.6%
 Hotels & Travel: 7.8%
 Restaurants: 6.9%
 Professional Services: 6%
 Other: 18.1%
Area of Phokeng, North West (South African province)16.8 km²
Population26,999
Male Population14,198 (52.6%)
Female Population12,801 (47.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +399.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +56.6%
Median Age28.6
Male Median Age28.7
Female Median Age28.5
NeighborhoodsKgale, Lefaragatlha, Phokeng, Pudunong
Local TimeThursday 2:14 PM
TimezoneSouth Africa Standard Time
Lat & Lng-25.56732° / 27.15962°
Postal Codes0361

Phokeng, North West (South African province) - Map

Phokeng, North West (South African province) Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population5,41011,77617,24226,999
Population Density322.4 / km²701.9 / km²1,027 / km²1,609 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Phokeng Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 56.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Phokeng, North West (South African province)+399.1%+129.3%+56.6%
Ga-Kgale+398.7%+121.9%+55.9%
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

Phokeng, North West (South African province) Median Age

Median Age: 28.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Phokeng, North West (South African province)28.6 years28.5 years28.7 years
Ga-Kgale29.4 years29.5 years29.4 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)

Phokeng, North West (South African province) Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,2861,2352,521
5-91,0239541,978
10-149419361,878
15-191,0419952,037
20-241,5151,3312,846
25-291,7491,3463,096
30-341,5351,1452,680
35-391,0799692,048
40-448427411,584
45-498616181,479
50-547526351,387
55-595514631,015
60-64388427815
65-69246284530
70-74154251406
75-79130164295
80-8460157217
85 Plus46149196
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Phokeng, North West (South African province) Population Density

Population Density: 1,609 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Phokeng, North West (South African province)26,99916.8 km²1,609 / km²
Ga-Kgale13,4347.5 km²1,782 / 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

Phokeng, North West (South African province) Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1900 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 Phokeng
 Phokeng: 44.4%
 Lefaragatlha: 22.2%
 Kgale: 11.1%
 Pudunong: 11.1%
 Windsor: 7.4%
 Saron: 3.7%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Phokeng
 Area Code 14: 75%
 Area Code 7: 18.8%
 Area Code 83: 6.2%

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

Phokeng, North West (South African province) CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Phokeng, North West (South African province)210,809 t7.81 t12,564 t/km²
Ga-Kgale103,814 t7.73 t13,771 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

Phokeng, North West (South African province) CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)210,809 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita7.81 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)12,564 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtMedium (4)
* 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
7/12/158:39 AM4.250 km5,000 m21km NW of Brits, South Africausgs.gov
4/29/962:07 PM4.278.2 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
10/25/939:34 PM4.375.9 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
10/23/935:24 AM3.359.3 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
10/16/931:09 AM3.665.2 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
9/24/939:14 AM3.483.8 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
8/28/9310:14 PM3.964.7 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
6/15/939:20 AM3.259 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
6/5/937:35 PM3.274.7 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov
4/14/931:05 AM483.6 km5,000 mSouth Africausgs.gov

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Phokeng, North West (South African province)

Phokeng is a town in the North West province of South Africa. It is the capital of the Royal Bafokeng Nation and lies near Rustenburg. Historically, it was known as Magatostad among white South Africans.   ︎  Phokeng Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Phokeng
 Postal Code 0335: 64.5%
 Postal Code 0309: 32.3%
 Postal Code 0355: 3.2%

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