Population Density in Belo Municipality

Population

The estimated population of Belo stands at 88,664 inhabitants.  The council area is made up of 5 ethnic groupings namely: Kom, Mbessa, Mejanng, Mejunng, Baicham and the Mbororos. On the general scale, the population distribution by village is per the table below

Table 5:Population distribution by village in the Belo Council Area

s/n Village Estimated population   Village Estimated population   Village Estimated population
1. Aboh 2,813 11. Djichami 4,501 21. Mejung 1,088
2. Acha 1,590 12. Elimeghong 2,813 23. Njinikijem 5,910
3. Afua 1,700 13. Fuli 3,686 24. Nteh Ayoin 2,813
4. Ashing 700 14. Fungom 2,813 25. Ntungfe 2,813
5. Anjang 2,813 15. Jinkfuin 4,150 26. Sho 2,666
6. Anjin 8,787 16. Juambum 2,813 27. Sowi 2813
7. Baicham 612 17. Kitchu 1,551 28. Tumuku 2,813
8. Baingo 4,977 18. Mbessa 7,251 29. Twalatwal 2,813
9. Belo 5,072 19. Mbingo 2,125      
10. Chuaku 2,813 20. Mejang 1,355   ESTIMATED TOTAL 88,664

Source : Belo Council

Of this population, 32,425 – 36.6% live in the urban setting while 56,239- 63.4% live in the rural setting. The population by age groupings shows that, 0-59 months has an estimated population of 14,135 while 19,635 is made up of school going age (4-16 years). Young people are 29,035. The table below summarizes the population by age groups in Belo Council area.

 

 

Table 6: Population by age groups in Belo Council Area

    The whole population Specific Group ([1])
No Village/

Quarter

Men Women Total Babies

(0-35 months)

(10,7%)

EPI target Population

(0-59 months)

(16,9%)

Pre-school age Population

 (4-5 years)

(6,3%)

Primary school age Population

 (6-14 years)

(23,4%)

Adolescents

(12-19 years)

(18,5%)

Youthful Population

 (15-34 years)

(34,7%)

  URBAN SPACE QUARTERS                  
1. Acha 779 811 1590 170 268.7 100 372 294 551.7
2. Ashing 343 357 700 74.9 118 44 163.8 129.5 242.9
3. Baingo 2439 2538 4977 532.5 841 313.5 1164.6 920.7 1727
4. Belo 2485 2587 5072 542.7 857 319 1186.6 938 1759.9
5. Fuli 1805 1879 3684 394 622.5 2320.9 865.7 681.5 1278
6. Jinkfuin 2034 2117 4150 444 701 2614 971 767.7 1440
7. Kitchu 760 791 1551 165.9 262 977 362.9 286.9 538
8. Mbingo 1041 1084 2125 227 359 1338.7 499 393 737
9. Njinikejem 2896 3014 5910 632 998.7 3723 1388.8 1093 2050.7
10. Sho 1306 1360 2666 285 450.5 1679.5 626.5 493 925
  Urban space sub-total     32425 3468 5478     5997 11250
  VILLAGES                  
11. Aboh 1378 1435 2813 300.9 475 1772 661 520 976
12. Afua 833 867 1700 181.9 287 1071 397.8 314.5 589.9
13. Anjang 1378 1435 2813 300.9 475 1772 661 520 976
14. Anjing 4306 4481 8787 940 1485 5535.8 2056 1625 3049
15. Baicham 300 312 612 65 103 448 143 113 212
16. Chuaku 1378 1435 2813 300.9 475 1772 661 520 976
17. Djichami 2205 2296 4501 481.6 760.6 2835.6 1053 832.6 1561.8
18. Elimeghong 1378 1435 2813 300.9 475 1772 661 520 976
19. Fungom 1378 1435 2813 300.9 475 1772 661 520 976
20. Juambum 1378 1435 2813 300.9 475 1772 661 520 976
21. Mbessa 3553 3698 7251 775.8 1225 4568 1703.9 1341 2516
22. Mejang 664 691 1355 144.9 228.9 853.6 318 250.6 470
23. Mejung 533 555 1088 116. 183.8 685 255.6 201 377
24. Ngemsibo 343 358 701 75 118 441 164.7 129 243
25. Nteh-Ayoin 1378 1435 2813 300.9 475 1772 661 520 976
26. Ntungfe 1378 1435 2813 300.9 475 1772 661 520 976
27. Sowi 1378 1435 2813 300.9 475 1772 661 520 976
28. Tumuku 1378 1435 2813 300.9 475 1772 661 520 976
29. Twalatwal 1378 1435 2813 300.9 475 1772 661 520 976
  Rural space subtotal 43788 45,575 56239 4302 9142     10843 19755
  Total Population of the  Council     88664 7770 14620 35190 20747 16840 31005

Projection: Anembom 2017

 

([1]) According to the General Population Census Results of 2005

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