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Postal Code 8601 - Vryburg, North West (South African province)

Primary CityVryburg
Area of Postal Code 860178.9 km²
Population48,724
Male Population23,354 (47.9%)
Female Population25,370 (52.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +126.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +19.6%
Median Age25.8 years
Male Median Age24.8 years
Female Median Age26.8 years
NeighborhoodsHuhudi, Vryburg
Local TimeTuesday 4:19 AM
TimezoneSouth Africa Standard Time
Coordinates-26.951338145112235° / 24.717471060758733°
Related Postal Codes860086048605860686078608

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Postal Code 8601 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population21,49332,90940,72448,724
Population Density272.5 / km²417.2 / km²516.3 / km²617.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

8601 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 19.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 8601+126.7%+48.1%+19.6%
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

Postal Code 8601 Median Age

Median Age: 25.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 860125.8 years26.8 years24.8 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)

Postal Code 8601 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,7252,6795,405
5-92,4752,4734,949
10-142,2592,2554,515
15-192,2582,2754,533
20-242,0322,1834,216
25-292,1212,2674,388
30-341,7681,8773,646
35-391,6881,7133,401
40-441,3881,4972,886
45-491,1801,4022,583
50-541,1111,3202,431
55-598171,0411,859
60-645497181,267
65-69371602973
70-74256383639
75-79206309515
80-8494205299
85 Plus54173228
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 8601 Population Density

Population Density: 617.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 860148,72478.9 km²617.7 / 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

Postal Code 8601 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.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in 8601
 Vryburg: 94.9%
 Huhudi: 4.4%
 Other: 0.7%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 8601
 Area Code 53: 86.2%
 Area Code 7: 5.2%
 Area Code 82: 5.2%
 Other: 3.4%

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 20.8%
 Hotels & Travel: 12%
 Professional Services: 8.2%
 Industry: 7.5%
 Automotive: 7.3%
 Medical: 6%
 Financial Services: 5.8%
 Restaurants: 5.8%
 Food: 4.9%
 Other: 21.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair164.40.3
Gas stations63.60.1
Butchers53.50.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets64.00.1
Bed and breakfasts124.20.2
Other accommodation204.10.4
Health and medical93.00.2

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

Postal Code 8601 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 8601273,282 t5.61 t3,464 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

Postal Code 8601 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)273,282 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita5.61 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)3,464 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.

Primary City

Vryburg (Afrikaans for free fort) is a large agricultural town with a population of 48,200 situated in the Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District Municipality of the North West Province of South Africa. It is the seat and the industrial and agricultural ..  ︎  Vryburg Wikipedia Page

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