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Postal Code 6600 - Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape

Primary CityPlettenberg Bay
Area of Postal Code 660044.8 km²
Population23,927
Male Population11,917 (49.8%)
Female Population12,010 (50.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +924.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +111.7%
Median Age31.5 years
Male Median Age31.3 years
Female Median Age31.6 years
Area Codes44
NeighborhoodsPlettenberg Bay
Local TimeFriday 6:20 PM
TimezoneSouth Africa Standard Time
Coordinates-34.05077090625861° / 23.352772642059396°
Related Postal Codes660166026603660466056615

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Postal Code 6600 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population2,3366,22011,30223,927
Population Density52.1 / km²138.8 / km²252.3 / km²534.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

6600 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 111.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 6600+924.3%+284.7%+111.7%
Western Cape+257.6%+99.4%+43.4%
South Africa+111.9%+48.1%+21.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 6600 Median Age

Median Age: 31.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 660031.5 years31.6 years31.3 years
Western Cape28.3 years28.8 years27.7 years
South Africa25.4 years26.3 years24.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 6600 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,0239812,005
5-98319441,775
10-148438231,666
15-199038951,798
20-249789851,963
25-291,1161,0662,182
30-341,0379972,034
35-391,0809672,048
40-448197381,557
45-497887261,515
50-545886261,214
55-59482512994
60-64393505898
65-69338442781
70-74344308653
75-79179218398
80-8489151241
85 Plus87126213
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 6600 Population Density

Population Density: 534.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 660023,92744.8 km²534.1 / km²
Western Cape6.3 million129,462.2 km²49.0 / 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

Postal Code 6600 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 6600
 Area Code 44: 74.5%
 Area Code 82: 9.2%
 Area Code 7: 7%
 Other: 9.3%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 6600

6600 Business Heat Map

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Hotels & Travel: 26.6%
 Shopping: 16.3%
 Restaurants: 11.2%
 Home Services: 6.5%
 Professional Services: 6.1%
 Other: 33.3%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair104.30.4
Grocery stores and supermarkets144.00.6
General contractors183.80.8
Real estate244.31.0
Bed and breakfasts424.51.8
Holiday homes, cabins and resorts264.41.1
Hostels104.20.4
Hotels and motels534.42.2
Other accommodation204.50.8
Travel agencies204.50.8
Health and medical294.91.2
Cafes204.20.8
Clothing stores193.50.8
Department stores104.10.4
Household appliances and goods154.70.6
Pharmacies and drug stores114.50.5
Shopping other124.10.5

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 6600

 Inexpensive: 56.6%
 Moderate: 24.5%
 Expensive: 18.9%

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

Postal Code 6600 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 6600158,941 t6.64 t3,547 t/km²
Western Cape47,665,323 t7.51 t368.2 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

Postal Code 6600 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)158,941 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita6.64 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)3,547 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtHigh (9)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Primary City

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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