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Basel-Landschaft

Area of Basel-Landschaft 517.4 km²
Population 281,399
Male Population 137,929 (49%)
Female Population 143,469 (51%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +14.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +9.4%
Median Age 43.9 years old
Male Median Age 42.9 years old
Female Median Age 44.8 years old
Timezone Central European Summer Time

Basel-Landschaft Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 245,445 247,497 257,114 281,399
Population Density 474.4 / km² 478.4 / km² 497.0 / km² 543.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Basel-Landschaft Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 9.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Basel-Landschaft +14.6% +13.7% +9.4%
Switzerland +30.6% +24.4% +15.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Basel-Landschaft Median Age

Median Age: 43.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Basel-Landschaft 43.9 years 42.9 years 44.8 years
Switzerland 41.4 years 40.5 years 42.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Basel-Landschaft Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 6,621 6,199 12,820
5-9 6,649 6,294 12,943
10-14 7,463 7,049 14,513
15-19 7,839 7,566 15,405
20-24 8,156 7,930 16,086
25-29 8,319 7,897 16,217
30-34 8,161 8,213 16,374
35-39 9,102 9,425 18,528
40-44 11,302 11,510 22,812
45-49 11,796 11,887 23,683
50-54 10,702 10,443 21,146
55-59 9,139 9,298 18,437
60-64 8,896 9,450 18,346
65-69 7,755 8,493 16,249
70-74 5,929 6,982 12,912
75-79 4,728 5,940 10,668
80-84 3,192 4,606 7,799
85 Plus 2,180 4,289 6,469
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Basel-Landschaft Population Density

Population Density: 543.9 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Basel-Landschaft 281,399 517.4 km² 543.9 / km²
Switzerland 8.3 million 41,285 km² 200.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Basel-Landschaft Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 800 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
800 5,651 n/a n/a
900 5,856 0.4% 20
1000 6,061 0.3% 20
1100 7,831 2.6% 177
1200 10,010 2.5% 217
1300 15,797 4.7% 578
1400 11,575 -3.1% -422
1500 15,524 3% 394
1600 19,337 2.2% 381
1700 23,867 2.1% 453
1800 37,021 4.5% 1,315
1900 109,778 11.5% 7,275
1910 127,044 15.7% 17,266
1920 130,933 3.1% 3,889
1930 145,928 11.5% 14,995
1940 154,020 5.5% 8,092
1950 173,707 12.8% 19,687
1960 208,784 20.2% 35,077
1970 246,000 17.8% 37,216
1990 247,497 0.3% 748
2000 257,114 3.9% 9,617
2020 290,493 6.3% 16,689
2030 307,932 6% 17,439
2040 323,084 4.9% 15,152
2050 335,522 3.8% 12,438
2060 344,763 2.8% 9,241
2070 349,076 1.3% 4,313
2080 349,455 0.1% 379
2090 345,350 -1.2% -4,105
2100 335,707 -2.8% -9,643
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

Basel-Landschaft CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Basel-Landschaft 3,462,814 t 12.3 t 6,693 t/km²
Switzerland 96,433,091 t 11.7 t 2,335 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

Basel-Landschaft Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1901 to 2020)

Average Temp
14.1°C
57.4°F
Average High
19.7°C
67.5°F
Average Low
8.6°C
47.4°F
   Record High Temperature
33.5°C
92.3°F
   Record Low Temperature
-2.7°C
27.1°F
   Average Precipitation
83.6 mm
3.3 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
14.5 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.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Flood High (9)
Earthquake Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Aargau 1,403.4 km² 633,696 451.5 / km²
Appenzell Innerrhoden 172.4 km² 16,114 93.5 / km²
Basel-Stadt 36.9 km² 178,104 4,824 / km²
Bern 5,958.1 km² 1.0 million 168.5 / km²
Canton of Geneva 282.5 km² 485,185 1,717 / km²
Canton of Neuchâtel 802.5 km² 175,440 218.6 / km²
Canton of Zurich 1,729 km² 1.5 million 850.0 / km²
Fribourg 1,670.8 km² 302,754 181.2 / km²
Glarus 685.6 km² 38,483 56.1 / km²
Grisons 7,105.3 km² 205,296 28.9 / km²
Jura 838.5 km² 70,849 84.5 / km²
Lucerne 1,493.5 km² 394,266 264.0 / km²
Nidwalden 275.8 km² 42,504 154.1 / km²
Obwalden 490.5 km² 37,621 76.7 / km²
Sankt Gallen 2,002.9 km² 493,474 246.4 / km²
Schaffhausen 300.8 km² 82,021 272.7 / km²
Schwyz 908.1 km² 154,694 170.4 / km²
Solothurn 790.5 km² 261,917 331.3 / km²
Thurgau 1,014 km² 261,357 257.7 / km²
Ticino 2,812.4 km² 349,195 124.2 / km²
Uri 1,076.8 km² 35,964 33.4 / km²
Valais 5,224.2 km² 340,276 65.1 / km²
Vaud 3,211.9 km² 777,046 241.9 / km²
Zug 238.7 km² 120,624 505.3 / km²
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