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Al Khums

Area of Al Khums 8.2 km²
Population 49,702
Male Population 25,212 (50.7%)
Female Population 24,490 (49.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +106.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +11.8%
Median Age 23.7 years old
Male Median Age 23.7 years old
Female Median Age 23.8 years old
Timezone Eastern European Standard Time
Al Khums or Khoms is a city, port and the de jure capital of the contested Murqub District on the Mediterranean coast of Libya with an estimated population of around 202,000. Source: Wikipedia

Al Khums Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 24,105 41,461 44,446 49,702
Population Density 2,940 / km² 5,057 / km² 5,421 / km² 6,062 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Khums Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 11.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Al Khums +106.2% +19.9% +11.8%
Al Khums +152.6% +40.8% +16.9%
Libya +139.8% +43% +17.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Khums Median Age

Median Age: 23.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Al Khums 23.7 years 23.7 years 23.8 years
Al Khums 23.7 years 23.7 years 23.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Al Khums Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 2,764 2,633 5,398
5-9 2,524 2,425 4,950
10-14 2,601 2,492 5,093
15-19 2,726 2,650 5,376
20-24 2,717 2,661 5,379
25-29 2,693 2,621 5,314
30-34 2,335 2,289 4,624
35-39 1,832 1,834 3,667
40-44 1,322 1,323 2,645
45-49 944 924 1,869
50-54 607 637 1,245
55-59 576 571 1,148
60-64 481 411 893
65-69 401 350 751
70-74 284 258 543
75-79 217 212 429
80-84 114 117 231
85 Plus 72 85 158
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Al Khums Population Density

Population Density: 6,062 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Al Khums 49,702 8.2 km² 6,062 / km²
Al Khums 597,728 7,993 km² 74.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Khums Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1750 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 1,643 n/a n/a
1900 4,658 11% 301
1910 5,117 9.9% 459
1920 5,376 5.1% 259
1930 5,610 4.4% 234
1940 7,480 33.3% 1,870
1950 8,916 19.2% 1,436
1960 12,153 36.3% 3,237
1970 18,626 53.3% 6,473
1990 41,461 49.2% 11,417
2000 44,446 7.2% 2,985
2020 53,293 9.5% 4,423
2030 59,074 10.8% 5,781
2040 64,316 8.9% 5,242
2050 68,868 7.1% 4,552
2060 71,615 4% 2,747
2070 72,959 1.9% 1,344
2080 73,507 0.8% 548
2090 73,231 -0.4% -276
2100 72,160 -1.5% -1,071
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 Khums CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Al Khums 196,940 t 3.96 t 24,022 t/km²
Al Khums 2,364,136 t 3.96 t 295.8 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

Al Khums Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1991 to 2019)

Average High
26.3°C
79.3°F
Average Low
18.2°C
64.8°F
   Record High Temperature
40.8°C
105.4°F
   Record Low Temperature
14.0°C
57.2°F
   Average Precipitation
19.8 mm
0.8 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.7 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.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought High (10)
Earthquake Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Al Marqab

Place Area Population Population Density
Maslala, Libya 7 km² 24,370 3,467 / km²
Tarhonah 14.2 km² 25,296 1,780 / km²
Zliten, Libya 4.717 km² 12,821 2,717 / km²
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