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Al Burayqah

Area of Al Burayqah 2.028 km²
Population 1,720
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +2,105.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +11.3%
Timezone Eastern European Standard Time
Brega, also known as Mersa Brega or Marsa al-Brega, is a complex of several smaller towns, industry installations and education establishments situated in Libya on the Gulf of Sidra, the most southerly point of the Mediterranean Sea. Source: Wikipedia

Al Burayqah Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 78 1,281 1,545 1,720
Population Density 38.5 / km² 631.5 / km² 761.7 / km² 848.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Brega Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 11.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Al Burayqah +2,105.1% +34.3% +11.3%
Ajdabiya +139.9% +42.9% +17.7%
Libya +139.8% +43% +17.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Burayqah Population Density

Population Density: 848.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Al Burayqah 1,720 2.028 km² 848.0 / km²
Ajdabiya 198,148 197,448.3 km² 1.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Burayqah Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1960 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1960 43 n/a n/a
1970 62 44.2% 19
1990 1,281 354.5% 609
2000 1,545 20.6% 264
2020 1,856 9.6% 155
2030 2,126 14.5% 270
2040 2,320 9.1% 194
2050 2,513 8.3% 193
2060 2,551 1.5% 38
2070 2,590 1.5% 39
2080 2,590 0% 0
2090 2,590 0% 0
2100 2,590 0% 0
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

Al Burayqah CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Al Burayqah 6,815 t 3.96 t 3,360 t/km²
Ajdabiya 784,666 t 3.96 t 3.97 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

Other places in Ajdabiya

Place Area Population Population Density
Ajdabiya 21.1 km² 67,618 3,200 / km²
Awjila 334.8 km² 6,000 17.9 / km²
Gallo, Libya 6.4 km² 9,881 1,532 / km²
Maradah 1.583 km² 313 197.8 / km²
Zuwetina 2.078 km² 3,359 1,616 / km²
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