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Akershus

Area of Akershus 5,082.6 km²
Population 588,650
Male Population 292,819 (49.7%)
Female Population 295,831 (50.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +64.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +26.1%
Median Age 38.9 years old
Male Median Age 38.3 years old
Female Median Age 39.5 years old
Timezone Central European Summer Time

Akershus Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 357,099 415,577 466,930 588,650
Population Density 70.3 / km² 81.8 / km² 91.9 / km² 115.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Akershus Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 26.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Akershus +64.8% +41.6% +26.1%
Norway +30.3% +23.1% +16.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Akershus Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 19,797 18,983 38,780
5-9 20,484 19,535 40,019
10-14 20,912 19,866 40,778
15-19 20,886 19,548 40,434
20-24 17,465 16,387 33,853
25-29 14,873 15,014 29,888
30-34 17,072 17,775 34,848
35-39 22,493 22,995 45,488
40-44 24,691 24,566 49,257
45-49 23,125 22,670 45,795
50-54 20,647 19,473 40,120
55-59 17,177 16,872 34,049
60-64 16,821 16,917 33,738
65-69 13,013 13,588 26,601
70-74 8,760 10,014 18,774
75-79 6,276 8,027 14,304
80-84 4,772 6,672 11,444
85 Plus 3,558 6,931 10,489
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Akershus Population Density

Population Density: 115.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Akershus 588,650 5,082.6 km² 115.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Akershus Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1500 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1500 12,637 n/a n/a
1600 15,796 2.3% 315
1700 18,956 1.8% 316
1800 28,689 4.2% 973
1900 120,003 15.4% 9,131
1910 131,827 9.9% 11,824
1920 167,126 26.8% 35,299
1930 200,163 19.8% 33,037
1940 229,954 14.9% 29,791
1950 261,791 13.8% 31,837
1960 305,067 16.5% 43,276
1970 351,169 15.1% 46,102
1990 415,577 8.8% 32,204
2000 466,930 12.4% 51,353
2020 624,681 15.7% 78,875
2030 699,740 12% 75,059
2040 770,072 10.1% 70,332
2050 837,900 8.8% 67,828
2060 904,660 8% 66,760
2070 961,436 6.3% 56,776
2080 1,006,767 4.7% 45,331
2090 1,039,526 3.3% 32,759
2100 1,054,785 1.5% 15,259
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.

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

Akershus CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Akershus 11,171,769 t 19 t 2,198 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

Akershus Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1926 to 2020)

Average Temp
10.2°C
50.3°F
Average High
15.4°C
59.6°F
Average Low
5.0°C
41.0°F
   Record High Temperature
30.1°C
86.2°F
   Record Low Temperature
-6.0°C
21.2°F
   Average Precipitation
59.6 mm
2.3 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
10.8 days
Sources:
1. NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
2. Lawrimore, Jay H.; Ray, Ron; Applequist, Scott; Korzeniewski, Bryant; Menne, Matthew J. (2016): Global Summary of the Month (GSOM), Version 1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5QV3JJ5. Accessed Fri, 17 Apr 2020 13:07:33 GMT.

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Vestfold 2,837.3 km² 247,809 87.3 / km²
Østfold 4,491.7 km² 287,099 63.9 / km²
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