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Austurland

Area of Austurland 15,734.4 km²
Population 9,887
Male Population 5,249 (53.1%)
Female Population 4,638 (46.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +24.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +8.9%
Median Age 36.9 years old
Male Median Age 37.3 years old
Female Median Age 36.4 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time
Eastern Region is a region in eastern Iceland. Its area is 22,721 square kilometres and in 2007 its population was 15,300. Source: Wikipedia

Austurland Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 7,937 8,605 9,077 9,887
Population Density 0.5 / km² 0.55 / km² 0.58 / km² 0.63 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Austurland Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 8.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Austurland +24.6% +14.9% +8.9%
Iceland +53.4% +30.4% +17.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Austurland Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 354 307 661
5-9 339 312 651
10-14 366 356 723
15-19 360 361 722
20-24 381 325 706
25-29 351 311 662
30-34 318 267 586
35-39 339 286 626
40-44 362 319 682
45-49 375 353 728
50-54 376 312 689
55-59 350 271 621
60-64 301 239 540
65-69 231 186 418
70-74 152 135 288
75-79 125 105 230
80-84 105 101 207
85 Plus 63 91 155
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Austurland Population Density

Population Density: 0.63 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Austurland 9,887 15,734.4 km² 0.63 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Austurland Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 549 n/a n/a
100 560 0.2% 1
200 571 0.2% 1
300 583 0.2% 1
400 595 0.2% 1
500 607 0.2% 1
600 619 0.2% 1
700 632 0.2% 1
800 645 0.2% 1
900 1,611 9.6% 96
1000 3,222 7.2% 161
1100 4,510 3.4% 128
1200 4,510 0% 0
1300 4,510 0% 0
1400 3,866 -1.5% -64
1500 3,866 0% 0
1600 3,222 -1.8% -64
1700 3,193 -0.1% -2
1800 3,855 1.9% 66
1900 5,164 3% 130
1910 5,236 1.4% 72
1920 6,569 25.5% 1,333
1930 6,875 4.7% 306
1940 6,670 -3% -205
1950 5,882 -11.8% -788
1960 6,319 7.4% 437
1970 7,420 17.4% 1,101
1990 8,605 7.7% 592
2000 9,077 5.5% 472
2020 10,288 6.5% 605
2030 11,224 9.1% 936
2040 12,476 11.2% 1,252
2050 13,417 7.5% 941
2060 14,238 6.1% 821
2070 15,100 6.1% 862
2080 15,606 3.4% 506
2090 15,895 1.9% 289
2100 15,961 0.4% 66
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

Austurland CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Austurland 129,803 t 13.1 t 8.25 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

Austurland Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1949 to 2020)

Average Temp
4.5°C
40.1°F
Average High
7.0°C
44.6°F
Average Low
2.0°C
35.6°F
   Record High Temperature
24.1°C
75.4°F
   Record Low Temperature
-8.7°C
16.3°F
   Average Precipitation
81.9 mm
3.2 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
12.1 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
Landslide Medium (6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Iceland

Place Area Population Population Density
Capital Region 1,022.5 km² 208,852 204.3 / km²
Northeast 22,733.7 km² 25,910 1.14 / km²
Northwest 13,089.7 km² 6,768 0.52 / km²
South 31,036.9 km² 26,680 0.86 / km²
Southern Peninsula 842.3 km² 22,858 27.1 / km²
Vesturland 9,525.7 km² 14,330 1.5 / km²
Westfjords 8,848 km² 5,869 0.66 / km²
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