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Beqaa

Area of Beqaa 1,369.2 km²
Population 331,678
Male Population 169,207 (51%)
Female Population 162,470 (49%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +48.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +45.2%
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

Beqaa Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 223,390 212,802 228,380 331,678
Population Density 163.1 / km² 155.4 / km² 166.8 / km² 242.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Beqaa Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 45.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Beqaa +48.5% +55.9% +45.2%
Lebanon +128.4% +117.1% +81.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Beqaa Median Age

Median Age: 28.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Beqaa 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)

Beqaa Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 10,761 10,378 21,139
5-9 13,312 13,549 26,862
10-14 15,476 16,256 31,733
15-19 16,481 17,879 34,361
20-24 15,398 17,415 32,814
25-29 14,315 15,635 29,950
30-34 12,380 12,230 24,610
35-39 11,295 9,908 21,203
40-44 12,686 9,055 21,742
45-49 12,762 8,204 20,967
50-54 9,282 7,584 16,867
55-59 6,807 6,965 13,772
60-64 6,188 5,417 11,605
65-69 5,414 4,566 9,980
70-74 4,099 4,333 8,432
75-79 2,552 3,095 5,648
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Beqaa Population Density

Population Density: 242.2 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Beqaa 331,678 1,369.2 km² 242.2 / 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

Beqaa Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1990 212,802 n/a n/a
2000 228,380 7.3% 15,578
2020 344,242 22.8% 57,931
2030 365,735 6.2% 21,493
2040 377,754 3.3% 12,019
2050 380,685 0.8% 2,931
2060 376,717 -1% -3,968
2070 366,005 -2.8% -10,712
2080 350,787 -4.2% -15,218
2090 333,722 -4.9% -17,065
2100 316,342 -5.2% -17,380
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

Beqaa CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Beqaa 1,823,224 t 5.5 t 1,331 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

Beqaa 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
17.9 mm
0.7 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
3.1 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 High (7)
Drought High (9)
Flood High (7)
Earthquake High (6.7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Beqaa

Other places in Lebanon

Place Area Population Population Density
Akkar 790.8 km² 160,212 202.6 / km²
Baalbek-Hermel 2,799.9 km² 342,124 122.2 / km²
Beirut 21.4 km² 532,246 24,890 / km²
Mount Lebanon 1,964.6 km² 2.6 million 1,298 / km²
Nabatieh 1,102.1 km² 430,232 390.4 / km²
North Lebanon 1,238.9 km² 714,591 576.8 / km²
South Lebanon 929.1 km² 725,340 780.7 / km²
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