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Al Marj

Area of Al Marj 11,411.9 km²
Population 213,899
Male Population 108,501 (50.7%)
Female Population 105,398 (49.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +140.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +17.4%
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
Marj is an administrative division of northeastern Libya, lying on the Mediterranean Sea coast. Source: Wikipedia

Al Marj Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 88,904 150,010 182,227 213,899
Population Density 7.79 / km² 13.1 / km² 16.0 / km² 18.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Marj Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 17.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Al Marj +140.6% +42.6% +17.4%
Libya +139.8% +43% +17.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Marj Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 11,897 11,331 23,228
5-9 10,863 10,437 21,301
10-14 11,194 10,724 21,918
15-19 11,731 11,404 23,135
20-24 11,694 11,451 23,145
25-29 11,591 11,278 22,870
30-34 10,048 9,849 19,897
35-39 7,886 7,892 15,778
40-44 5,687 5,692 11,379
45-49 4,064 3,976 8,040
50-54 2,611 2,743 5,355
55-59 2,480 2,456 4,937
60-64 2,071 1,770 3,841
65-69 1,725 1,506 3,231
70-74 1,224 1,111 2,336
75-79 934 910 1,845
80-84 491 501 993
85 Plus 310 367 678
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Al Marj Population Density

Population Density: 18.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Al Marj 213,899 11,411.9 km² 18.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Marj Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 9,439 n/a n/a
100 10,618 1.2% 117
200 11,798 1.1% 118
300 10,618 -1% -118
400 9,439 -1.2% -117
500 9,911 0.5% 47
600 10,382 0.5% 47
700 10,854 0.4% 47
800 11,326 0.4% 47
900 11,562 0.2% 23
1000 11,798 0.2% 23
1100 8,259 -3.5% -353
1200 4,720 -5.4% -353
1300 7,079 4.1% 235
1400 9,439 2.9% 236
1500 11,798 2.3% 235
1600 11,798 0% 0
1700 11,798 0% 0
1800 13,830 1.6% 203
1900 22,114 4.8% 828
1910 23,289 5.3% 1,175
1920 23,525 1% 236
1930 23,670 0.6% 145
1940 30,513 28.9% 6,843
1950 35,256 15.5% 4,743
1960 46,702 32.5% 11,446
1970 69,715 49.3% 23,013
1990 150,010 46.7% 40,147
2000 182,227 21.5% 32,217
2020 230,988 12.6% 24,380
2030 256,301 11% 25,313
2040 278,752 8.8% 22,451
2050 298,012 6.9% 19,260
2060 307,259 3.1% 9,247
2070 309,440 0.7% 2,181
2080 307,994 -0.5% -1,446
2090 303,307 -1.5% -4,687
2100 295,734 -2.5% -7,573
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 Marj CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Al Marj 847,247 t 3.96 t 74.2 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought Medium (3.3)
Earthquake Medium (3.8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Al Marj

Other places in Libya

Place Area Population Population Density
Ajdabiya 197,448.3 km² 198,148 1.0 / km²
Al Butnan 79,721.9 km² 172,636 2.17 / km²
Al Jufrah 115,068.4 km² 57,822 0.5 / km²
Al Khums 7,993 km² 597,728 74.8 / km²
Al Kufrah 420,574.9 km² 53,631 0.13 / km²
Al-Jafara, Libya 1,333.4 km² 88,435 66.3 / km²
An Nuqat al Khams 5,817.3 km² 315,020 54.2 / km²
Ash Shati' 95,945.5 km² 87,244 0.91 / km²
Awbari 50,340 km² 25,743 0.51 / km²
Awbari 32,399.2 km² 84,626 2.61 / km²
Az Zawiyah 3,330.3 km² 672,202 201.8 / km²
Benghazi 12,961.3 km² 736,945 56.9 / km²
Darnah 21,148.8 km² 177,649 8.4 / km²
Ghadamis 66,582.2 km² 110,859 1.66 / km²
Gharyan 88,765.5 km² 326,398 3.68 / km²
Green Mountain, Libya 8,388.5 km² 228,235 27.2 / km²
Misratah 26,239.2 km² 416,182 15.9 / km²
Murzuq 280,514.6 km² 87,423 0.31 / km²
Sabha 17,232.1 km² 147,822 8.58 / km²
Surt 69,496.6 km² 155,345 2.24 / km²
Tripoli, Libya 2,581 km² 1.3 million 501.2 / km²
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