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Al-Qassim

Area of Al-Qassim 72,002.7 km²
Population 1.4 million
Male Population 823,565 (57%)
Female Population 621,505 (43%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +327.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +47.1%
Median Age 26.3 years old
Male Median Age 27.6 years old
Female Median Age 24.5 years old
Timezone Arabian Standard Time

Al-Qassim Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 338,198 748,240 982,364 1,445,072
Population Density 4.7 / km² 10.4 / km² 13.6 / km² 20.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al-Qassim Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 47.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Al-Qassim +327.3% +93.1% +47.1%
Saudi Arabia +325% +93.1% +47.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al-Qassim Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 56,927 52,436 109,364
5-9 63,937 61,173 125,110
10-14 73,135 66,687 139,823
15-19 77,217 69,444 146,662
20-24 88,015 67,728 155,743
25-29 101,626 69,392 171,019
30-34 95,151 58,885 154,037
35-39 79,960 50,674 130,635
40-44 61,452 38,539 99,991
45-49 47,056 30,942 77,998
50-54 31,828 21,049 52,877
55-59 18,048 13,082 31,130
60-64 12,040 9,305 21,346
65-69 9,326 6,578 15,905
70-74 4,929 3,720 8,649
75-79 2,918 1,871 4,789
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Al-Qassim Population Density

Population Density: 20.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Al-Qassim 1.4 million 72,002.7 km² 20.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al-Qassim Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 47,615 n/a n/a
100 55,473 1.5% 785
200 64,627 1.5% 915
300 75,291 1.5% 1,066
400 87,715 1.5% 1,242
500 102,189 1.5% 1,447
600 119,052 1.5% 1,686
700 116,671 -0.2% -238
800 114,290 -0.2% -238
900 104,766 -0.9% -952
1000 95,242 -0.9% -952
1100 98,734 0.4% 349
1200 102,226 0.3% 349
1300 105,719 0.3% 349
1400 92,861 -1.3% -1,285
1500 95,242 0.3% 238
1600 107,147 1.2% 1,190
1700 95,242 -1.2% -1,190
1800 98,530 0.3% 328
1900 117,178 1.7% 1,864
1910 120,536 2.9% 3,358
1920 123,201 2.2% 2,665
1930 128,932 4.7% 5,731
1940 134,922 4.6% 5,990
1950 141,188 4.6% 6,266
1960 178,652 26.5% 37,464
1970 251,591 40.8% 72,939
1990 748,240 72.5% 248,324
2000 982,364 31.3% 234,124
2020 1,616,800 28.3% 317,218
2030 1,951,865 20.7% 335,065
2040 2,271,815 16.4% 319,950
2050 2,547,898 12.2% 276,083
2060 2,768,793 8.7% 220,895
2070 2,914,928 5.3% 146,135
2080 2,990,643 2.6% 75,715
2090 2,999,795 0.3% 9,152
2100 2,950,216 -1.7% -49,579
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-Qassim CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Al-Qassim 24,204,557 t 16.7 t 336.2 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

Al-Qassim Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1978 to 2020)

Average Temp
31.5°C
88.7°F
Average High
39.5°C
103.0°F
Average Low
23.1°C
73.6°F
   Record High Temperature
46.0°C
114.8°F
   Record Low Temperature
13.0°C
55.4°F
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 (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Place Area Population Population Density
Al Jawf 87,643.4 km² 512,802 5.85 / km²
Al Madinah 147,531.5 km² 2.0 million 13.8 / km²
Al-Bahah 9,930.9 km² 441,946 44.5 / km²
Aseer 79,830.4 km² 2.3 million 28.4 / km²
Eastern Province 520,163 km² 4.9 million 9.34 / km²
Ha'il 112,817.6 km² 653,499 5.79 / km²
Jizan 12,316.7 km² 1.5 million 125.5 / km²
Makkah 137,910.5 km² 7.9 million 57.1 / km²
Najran 130,258.7 km² 586,806 4.5 / km²
Northern Borders 107,610.3 km² 367,898 3.42 / km²
Riyadh 375,013.4 km² 8.1 million 21.6 / km²
Tabuk 132,079.4 km² 841,842 6.37 / km²
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