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Baalbek-Hermel

Area of Baalbek-Hermel 2,799.9 km²
Population 342,124
Male Population 174,541 (51%)
Female Population 167,583 (49%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +119.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +58.9%
Median Age 28.2 years old
Male Median Age 29.6 years old
Female Median Age 26.8 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time

Baalbek-Hermel Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 156,169 182,356 215,320 342,124
Population Density 55.8 / km² 65.1 / km² 76.9 / km² 122.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Baalbek-Hermel Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 58.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Baalbek-Hermel +119.1% +87.6% +58.9%
Lebanon +128.4% +117.1% +81.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Baalbek-Hermel Median Age

Median Age: 28.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Baalbek-Hermel 28.2 years 29.6 years 26.8 years
Lebanon 28.2 years 29.6 years 26.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Baalbek-Hermel Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 11,132 10,734 21,867
5-9 13,755 13,995 27,750
10-14 15,978 16,775 32,753
15-19 17,005 18,439 35,444
20-24 15,891 17,961 33,852
25-29 14,771 16,126 30,898
30-34 12,771 12,615 25,387
35-39 11,646 10,218 21,865
40-44 13,072 9,337 22,409
45-49 13,146 8,458 21,605
50-54 9,563 7,817 17,380
55-59 7,015 7,176 14,191
60-64 6,374 5,580 11,955
65-69 5,576 4,703 10,279
70-74 4,220 4,461 8,682
75-79 2,628 3,187 5,815
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Baalbek-Hermel Population Density

Population Density: 122.2 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Baalbek-Hermel 342,124 2,799.9 km² 122.2 / km²
Lebanon 5.7 million 10,216.1 km² 561.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Baalbek-Hermel Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 36,308 n/a n/a
100 41,351 1.3% 504
200 47,094 1.3% 574
300 53,634 1.3% 654
400 47,805 -1.1% -582
500 42,609 -1.1% -519
600 37,977 -1.1% -463
700 33,849 -1.1% -412
800 30,170 -1.1% -367
900 28,395 -0.6% -177
1000 26,621 -0.6% -177
1100 28,110 0.5% 148
1200 29,599 0.5% 148
1300 31,088 0.5% 148
1400 24,846 -2.2% -624
1500 26,621 0.7% 177
1600 31,088 1.6% 446
1700 26,621 -1.5% -446
1800 19,819 -2.9% -680
1900 34,792 5.8% 1,497
1910 34,986 0.6% 194
1920 39,896 14% 4,910
1930 49,659 24.5% 9,763
1940 61,819 24.5% 12,160
1950 76,965 24.5% 15,146
1960 100,347 30.4% 23,382
1970 130,448 30% 30,101
1990 182,356 18.2% 25,954
2000 215,320 18.1% 32,964
2020 356,204 28.6% 70,442
2030 381,352 7.1% 25,148
2040 396,693 4% 15,341
2050 402,235 1.4% 5,542
2060 400,566 -0.4% -1,669
2070 391,873 -2.2% -8,693
2080 378,153 -3.5% -13,720
2090 361,780 -4.3% -16,373
2100 344,274 -4.8% -17,506
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

Baalbek-Hermel CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Baalbek-Hermel 1,866,951 t 5.46 t 666.8 t/km²
Lebanon 32,675,596 t 5.69 t 3,198 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

Baalbek-Hermel Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1912 to 2020)

Average Temp
18.4°C
65.1°F
Average High
26.2°C
79.2°F
Average Low
10.8°C
51.5°F
   Record High Temperature
38.7°C
101.7°F
   Record Low Temperature
1.1°C
34.0°F
   Average Precipitation
17.3 mm
0.7 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
2.9 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 High (7)
Drought High (9)
Flood High (7)
Earthquake High (6.1)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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