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Biskra

Area of Biskra 21,505.6 km²
Population 877,286
Male Population 444,125 (50.6%)
Female Population 433,163 (49.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +279.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +40.1%
Median Age 22.4 years old
Male Median Age 22.2 years old
Female Median Age 22.7 years old
Timezone Central European Standard Time
Biskra is a province of Algeria. The capital city is Biskra. Tolga is one of the famous daïras of this wilaya. Source: Wikipedia

Biskra Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 231,213 479,068 626,150 877,286
Population Density 10.8 / km² 22.3 / km² 29.1 / km² 40.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Biskra Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 40.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Biskra +279.4% +83.1% +40.1%
Algeria +138.1% +53.4% +27.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Biskra Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 51,674 48,087 99,761
5-9 45,858 43,520 89,379
10-14 50,686 48,724 99,410
15-19 52,334 49,710 102,045
20-24 48,560 48,368 96,929
25-29 41,313 40,766 82,079
30-34 31,032 31,282 62,315
35-39 26,749 27,539 54,289
40-44 22,774 22,982 45,757
45-49 19,077 19,385 38,462
50-54 15,441 15,373 30,814
55-59 11,257 10,575 21,833
60-64 6,956 7,045 14,001
65-69 6,480 6,509 12,990
70-74 5,483 5,521 11,004
75-79 4,686 4,334 9,020
80-84 2,153 1,955 4,108
85 Plus 1,611 1,489 3,100
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Biskra Population Density

Population Density: 40.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Biskra 877,286 21,505.6 km² 40.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Biskra Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 33,535 n/a n/a
100 32,861 -0.2% -67
200 32,202 -0.2% -65
300 31,555 -0.2% -64
400 30,921 -0.2% -63
500 30,300 -0.2% -62
600 29,692 -0.2% -60
700 29,096 -0.2% -59
800 28,511 -0.2% -58
900 31,027 0.8% 251
1000 33,543 0.8% 251
1100 32,704 -0.3% -83
1200 31,866 -0.3% -83
1300 28,260 -1.2% -360
1400 24,654 -1.4% -360
1500 25,157 0.2% 50
1600 37,736 4.1% 1,257
1700 29,350 -2.5% -838
1800 40,167 3.2% 1,081
1900 96,987 9.2% 5,682
1910 103,598 6.8% 6,611
1920 110,167 6.3% 6,569
1930 116,698 5.9% 6,531
1940 123,193 5.6% 6,495
1950 129,656 5.2% 6,463
1960 159,419 23% 29,763
1970 202,227 26.9% 42,808
1990 479,068 53.9% 138,420
2000 626,150 30.7% 147,082
2020 936,973 22.3% 155,411
2030 1,028,246 9.7% 91,273
2040 1,091,473 6.1% 63,227
2050 1,133,810 3.9% 42,337
2060 1,139,671 0.5% 5,861
2070 1,118,614 -1.8% -21,057
2080 1,084,343 -3.1% -34,271
2090 1,045,438 -3.6% -38,905
2100 1,006,219 -3.8% -39,219
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

Biskra CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Biskra 1,622,497 t 1.85 t 75.4 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

Biskra Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1880 to 2020)

Average Temp
24.6°C
76.3°F
Average High
31.2°C
88.1°F
Average Low
18.4°C
65.0°F
   Record High Temperature
45.3°C
113.5°F
   Record Low Temperature
5.0°C
41.0°F
   Average Precipitation
18.0 mm
0.7 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
2.0 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 (7)
Flood High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Annaba 1,407.6 km² 707,511 502.6 / km²
Aïn Témouchent Province 2,387.9 km² 411,659 172.4 / km²
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Bejaia, Algeria 3,231.6 km² 968,564 299.7 / km²
Blida 1,481.8 km² 1.2 million 821.0 / km²
Bordj Bou Arréridj Province 3,932.8 km² 700,430 178.1 / km²
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Boumerdes, Algeria 1,454.9 km² 954,281 655.9 / km²
Béchar Province 160,643.7 km² 311,080 1.94 / km²
Chlef 4,072.8 km² 1.1 million 277.3 / km²
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El Oued 43,642.8 km² 779,655 17.9 / km²
El Tarf 2,883.7 km² 457,866 158.8 / km²
Elysee, Algeria 294,091 km² 71,865 0.24 / km²
Ghardaia, Algeria 84,475.4 km² 423,376 5.01 / km²
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Jijel 2,404.3 km² 689,786 286.9 / km²
Khenchela 9,570.7 km² 441,136 46.1 / km²
Laghouat 27,548.4 km² 609,420 22.1 / km²
M'sila 17,928.4 km² 1.2 million 65.4 / km²
Mascara 5,661.7 km² 883,621 156.1 / km²
Medea, Algeria 8,721.3 km² 859,978 98.6 / km²
Mila 3,501.6 km² 852,493 243.5 / km²
Mostaganem 2,222.3 km² 829,070 373.1 / km²
Naama 29,797.6 km² 273,634 9.18 / km²
Oran, Algeria 2,137.9 km² 1.8 million 841.6 / km²
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Oum el Bouaghi 6,265.5 km² 717,078 114.4 / km²
Relizane 4,885.1 km² 805,471 164.9 / km²
Saida, Algeria 6,686.6 km² 379,635 56.8 / km²
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