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Al Wakrah

Area of Al Wakrah 2,542.7 km²
Population 174,049
Male Population 142,521 (81.9%)
Female Population 31,528 (18.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +1,268.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +276.9%
Median Age 31.6 years old
Male Median Age 32.6 years old
Female Median Age 27.2 years old
Timezone Arabian Standard Time
Al Wakrah is the capital city of the Al Wakrah Municipality in Qatar. Al Wakrah's eastern edge is the shores of the Persian Gulf and Qatar's capital Doha is situated to the city's immediate north. Source: Wikipedia

Al Wakrah Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 12,716 36,733 46,176 174,049
Population Density 5.0 / km² 14.4 / km² 18.2 / km² 68.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Wakra Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 276.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Al Wakrah +1,268.7% +373.8% +276.9%
Qatar +1,263.9% +370.2% +276.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Wakrah Median Age

Median Age: 31.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Al Wakrah 31.6 years 32.6 years 27.2 years
Qatar 31.4 years 32.7 years 27.4 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Al Wakrah Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 5,163 3,333 8,497
5-9 4,526 2,924 7,450
10-14 3,788 2,452 6,241
15-19 3,836 2,083 5,919
20-24 17,004 2,974 19,979
25-29 24,402 4,536 28,939
30-34 24,056 4,088 28,145
35-39 21,531 3,053 24,584
40-44 16,447 2,224 18,671
45-49 10,578 1,597 12,175
50-54 6,064 1,060 7,125
55-59 3,239 599 3,838
60-64 1,195 309 1,504
65-69 453 178 632
70-74 235 115 351
75-79 4 3 7
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Al Wakrah Population Density

Population Density: 68.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Al Wakrah 174,049 2,542.7 km² 68.4 / km²
Qatar 2.2 million 11,584.9 km² 190.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Al Wakrah Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1960 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1960 3,648 n/a n/a
1970 8,526 133.7% 4,878
1990 36,733 107.6% 14,103
2000 46,176 25.7% 9,443
2020 208,296 112.4% 81,060
2030 248,231 19.2% 39,935
2040 283,180 14.1% 34,949
2050 308,512 8.9% 25,332
2060 323,068 4.7% 14,556
2070 325,314 0.7% 2,246
2080 316,322 -2.8% -8,992
2090 302,360 -4.4% -13,962
2100 285,993 -5.4% -16,367
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 Wakrah CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Al Wakrah 4,829,341 t 27.7 t 1,899 t/km²
Qatar 59,791,534 t 27.1 t 5,161 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 Wakra Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1983 to 2019)

Average Temp
32.9°C
91.2°F
Average High
39.2°C
102.6°F
Average Low
26.5°C
79.7°F
   Record High Temperature
47.7°C
117.9°F
   Record Low Temperature
20.9°C
69.6°F
   Average Precipitation
29.0 mm
1.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.5 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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