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Al Kufrah

Area of Al Kufrah 420,574.9 km²
Population 53,631
Male Population 27,205 (50.7%)
Female Population 26,426 (49.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +139.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +17.6%
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
Kufra or Kofra, also spelled Cufra in Italian, is the largest district of Libya. Source: Wikipedia

Al Kufrah Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 22,395 37,572 45,592 53,631
Population Density 0.05 / km² 0.09 / km² 0.11 / km² 0.13 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Kufrah Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 17.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Al Kufrah +139.5% +42.7% +17.6%
Libya +139.8% +43% +17.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Kufrah Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 2,983 2,841 5,825
5-9 2,724 2,617 5,341
10-14 2,807 2,689 5,496
15-19 2,941 2,859 5,801
20-24 2,932 2,871 5,804
25-29 2,906 2,828 5,734
30-34 2,519 2,469 4,989
35-39 1,977 1,979 3,956
40-44 1,426 1,427 2,854
45-49 1,019 997 2,016
50-54 655 688 1,343
55-59 622 616 1,238
60-64 519 444 963
65-69 432 378 810
70-74 307 279 586
75-79 234 228 463
80-84 123 126 249
85 Plus 78 92 170
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Al Kufrah Population Density

Population Density: 0.13 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Al Kufrah 53,631 420,574.9 km² 0.13 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Kufrah Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 3,539 n/a n/a
100 3,982 1.2% 44
200 4,424 1.1% 44
300 3,982 -1% -44
400 3,539 -1.2% -44
500 3,716 0.5% 17
600 3,893 0.5% 17
700 4,070 0.4% 17
800 4,247 0.4% 17
900 4,336 0.2% 8
1000 4,424 0.2% 8
1100 3,097 -3.5% -132
1200 1,770 -5.4% -132
1300 2,655 4.1% 88
1400 3,539 2.9% 88
1500 4,424 2.3% 88
1600 4,424 0% 0
1700 4,424 0% 0
1800 4,375 -0.1% -4
1900 6,068 3.3% 169
1910 6,310 4% 242
1920 6,296 -0.2% -14
1930 6,260 -0.6% -36
1940 7,977 27.4% 1,717
1950 9,117 14.3% 1,140
1960 11,950 31.1% 2,833
1970 17,662 47.8% 5,712
1990 37,572 45.9% 9,955
2000 45,592 21.3% 8,020
2020 54,137 9% 4,272
2030 54,791 1.2% 654
2040 103,982 89.8% 49,191
2050 104,642 0.6% 660
2060 104,769 0.1% 127
2070 104,880 0.1% 111
2080 104,913 0% 33
2090 104,905 0% -8
2100 104,742 -0.2% -163
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 Kufrah CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Al Kufrah 212,357 t 3.96 t 0.5 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 Kufrah Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1956 to 2020)

Average Temp
28.7°C
83.7°F
Average High
36.4°C
97.5°F
Average Low
20.9°C
69.6°F
   Record High Temperature
46.0°C
114.8°F
   Record Low Temperature
8.9°C
48.0°F
   Average Precipitation
4.6 mm
0.2 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.3 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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