Businesses in Plettenberg Bay

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Hotels & Travel: 27.6%
 Shopping: 15.8%
 Restaurants: 11.4%
 Home Services: 6.6%
 Professional Services: 6.1%
 Other: 32.5%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair144.34.4
Grocery stores and supermarkets174.05.4
General contractors194.06.0
Real estate344.310.7
Bed and breakfasts574.518.0
Holiday homes, cabins and resorts334.410.4
Hostels134.34.1
Hotels and motels644.420.2
Other accommodation1574.449.6
Travel agencies244.57.6
Travel and transportation144.04.4
Tractors and farm equipment124.43.8
Health and medical314.99.8
Bars, pubs and taverns154.04.7
Cafes264.28.2
Fast food restaurants123.63.8
Clothing stores243.57.6
Department stores124.13.8
Household appliances and goods174.75.4
Pharmacies and drug stores144.54.4
Shopping other174.15.4
Area of Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape39.7 km²
Population3,166
Male Population1,573 (49.7%)
Female Population1,593 (50.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +865.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +107.3%
Median Age48.2
Male Median Age47
Female Median Age49.3
Area Codes44
NeighborhoodsBrackenridge Private Residential Estate, Plettenberg Bay
Local TimeSaturday 4:33 PM
TimezoneSouth Africa Standard Time
Lat & Lng-34.05274° / 23.3716°
Postal Codes6600

Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape - Map

Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population3288621,5273,166
Population Density8.26 / km²21.7 / km²38.5 / km²79.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Plettenberg Bay Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 107.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape+865.2%+267.3%+107.3%
Western Cape+257.6%+99.4%+43.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape Median Age

Median Age: 48.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape48.2 years49.3 years47 years
Western Cape28.3 years28.8 years27.7 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 55548103
5-9533992
10-147355129
15-19185126311
20-246460125
25-296264126
30-3478108186
35-398476161
40-446781148
45-49164163328
50-548091172
55-599595190
60-64112183295
65-69119133252
70-74151139291
75-797562137
80-84304777
85 Plus292252
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape Population Density

Population Density: 79.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape3,16639.7 km²79.7 / km²
Western Cape6.3 million129,462.2 km²49.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1910 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.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Plettenberg Bay
 Area Code 44: 73.5%
 Area Code 82: 9%
 Area Code 7: 7.5%
 Area Code 83: 5.3%
 Other: 4.6%

Business distribution by price for Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape

 Inexpensive: 50%
 Moderate: 29%
 Expensive: 20%
 Very Expensive: 1%

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

Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape10,174 t3.21 t256.3 t/km²
Western Cape47,665,323 t7.51 t368.2 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

Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)10,174 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita3.21 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)256.3 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtHigh (9)
EarthquakeMedium (2.3)
* 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. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.
3. 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.

Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape

Plettenberg Bay, nicknamed Plet or Plett, is the primary town of the Bitou Local Municipality in the Western Cape Province of South Africa. As of the census of 2001, there were 29,149 population. It was originally named Bahia Formosa ("beautiful bay"..  ︎  Plettenberg Bay Wikipedia Page

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