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Beja

Area of Beja 10,262.3 km²
Population 145,711
Male Population 71,653 (49.2%)
Female Population 74,058 (50.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -9.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -8.2%
Median Age 46.4 years old
Male Median Age 44.6 years old
Female Median Age 48.1 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
The Beja District is located in southern Portugal. The district capital is the city of Beja. Source: Wikipedia

Beja Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 161,340 161,260 158,641 145,711
Population Density 15.7 / km² 15.7 / km² 15.5 / km² 14.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Beja Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 8.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Beja -9.7% -9.6% -8.2%
Portugal +12.6% +4.6% +0.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Beja Median Age

Median Age: 46.4 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Beja 46.4 years 44.6 years 48.1 years
Portugal 42.1 years 40.5 years 43.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Beja Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 2,992 2,904 5,896
5-9 3,305 3,171 6,476
10-14 3,519 3,227 6,747
15-19 3,448 3,339 6,787
20-24 4,021 3,584 7,606
25-29 4,187 3,835 8,022
30-34 4,738 4,514 9,253
35-39 4,912 4,542 9,454
40-44 5,092 4,754 9,846
45-49 5,279 5,092 10,371
50-54 5,117 4,861 9,978
55-59 4,934 4,625 9,560
60-64 4,256 4,538 8,795
65-69 3,788 4,435 8,224
70-74 4,083 5,100 9,183
75-79 3,883 4,947 8,830
80-84 2,480 3,508 5,989
85 Plus 1,620 3,082 4,703
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Beja Population Density

Population Density: 14.2 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Beja 145,711 10,262.3 km² 14.2 / km²
Portugal 10.3 million 92,381 km² 111.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Beja Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 13,083 n/a n/a
100 14,522 1% 143
200 14,531 0% 0
300 14,520 0% -1
400 14,508 0% -1
500 13,055 -1% -145
600 11,602 -1.2% -145
700 11,608 0% 0
800 11,614 0% 0
900 14,479 2.2% 286
1000 17,345 1.8% 286
1100 21,658 2.2% 431
1200 25,995 1.8% 433
1300 36,097 3.3% 1,010
1400 25,995 -3.2% -1,010
1500 36,051 3.3% 1,005
1600 57,594 4.8% 2,154
1700 57,570 0% -2
1800 88,771 4.4% 3,120
1900 133,987 4.2% 4,521
1910 152,363 13.7% 18,376
1920 160,346 5.2% 7,983
1930 188,817 17.8% 28,471
1940 215,383 14.1% 26,566
1950 224,928 4.4% 9,545
1960 212,420 -5.6% -12,508
1970 163,404 -23.1% -49,016
1990 161,260 -0.7% -1,072
2000 158,641 -1.6% -2,619
2020 142,960 -5.1% -7,840
2030 137,236 -4% -5,724
2040 132,188 -3.7% -5,048
2050 126,815 -4.1% -5,373
2060 120,593 -4.9% -6,222
2070 113,294 -6.1% -7,299
2080 105,674 -6.7% -7,620
2090 98,661 -6.6% -7,013
2100 91,859 -6.9% -6,802
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

Beja CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Beja 917,108 t 6.29 t 89.4 t/km²
Portugal 63,778,007 t 6.19 t 690.4 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

Beja Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1941 to 2018)

Average Temp
17.4°C
63.4°F
Average High
24.3°C
75.8°F
Average Low
10.6°C
51.1°F
   Record High Temperature
37.2°C
99.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
2.3°C
36.1°F
   Average Precipitation
38.1 mm
1.5 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
6.8 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
Drought High (8.3)
Earthquake Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Braga 2,706.3 km² 824,879 304.8 / km²
Braganza District 6,587.5 km² 128,946 19.6 / km²
Castelo Branco 6,625.3 km² 187,450 28.3 / km²
Coimbra 3,973.8 km² 415,448 104.5 / km²
Faro 4,995.5 km² 461,424 92.4 / km²
Guarda 5,534 km² 150,775 27.2 / km²
Ilha Terceira 400.7 km² 52,545 131.1 / km²
Ilha da Graciosa 60.9 km² 4,100 67.4 / km²
Ilha da Madeira 763.4 km² 252,269 330.5 / km²
Ilha das Flores 141.3 km² 3,740 26.5 / km²
Ilha de Porto Santo 42 km² 4,995 118.9 / km²
Ilha de Santa Maria 97.1 km² 5,436 56.0 / km²
Ilha de São Jorge 243.8 km² 8,207 33.7 / km²
Ilha de São Miguel 745.1 km² 130,558 175.2 / km²
Ilha do Corvo 17.1 km² 335 19.5 / km²
Ilha do Faial 173.2 km² 14,093 81.4 / km²
Ilha do Pico 445 km² 12,984 29.2 / km²
Leiria 3,505.8 km² 462,767 132.0 / km²
Lisboa 2,889.8 km² 2.2 million 771.7 / km²
Portalegre 6,080.8 km² 112,473 18.5 / km²
Porto 2,332.9 km² 1.8 million 759.4 / km²
Santarém 6,718 km² 442,196 65.8 / km²
Setúbal District 5,307.8 km² 856,419 161.4 / km²
Viana do Castelo 2,218.9 km² 237,387 107.0 / km²
Vila Real 4,308.6 km² 196,532 45.6 / km²
Viseu 5,008.4 km² 364,156 72.7 / km²
Évora 7,394.1 km² 160,457 21.7 / km²
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