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Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria

Area of Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria 6,449.9 km²
Population 315,139
Male Population 154,531 (49%)
Female Population 160,608 (51%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -7.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -8%
Median Age 41.1 years old
Male Median Age 39.6 years old
Female Median Age 42.5 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time

Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 341,058 366,651 342,693 315,139
Population Density 52.9 / km² 56.8 / km² 53.1 / km² 48.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Blagoevgrad Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria -7.6% -14% -8%
Bulgaria -18% -18.9% -10.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 8,010 7,543 15,553
5-9 7,272 6,855 14,128
10-14 7,434 7,025 14,460
15-19 9,384 9,017 18,402
20-24 11,581 11,910 23,491
25-29 11,441 10,656 22,098
30-34 11,440 10,691 22,132
35-39 11,569 10,753 22,323
40-44 11,692 11,607 23,300
45-49 11,685 11,660 23,346
50-54 11,813 11,837 23,651
55-59 10,855 11,106 21,962
60-64 9,379 10,337 19,717
65-69 7,009 8,873 15,882
70-74 5,814 7,957 13,772
75-79 4,561 6,746 11,307
80-84 2,367 3,749 6,116
85 Plus 1,224 2,284 3,509
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria Population Density

Population Density: 48.9 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria 315,139 6,449.9 km² 48.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 21,274 n/a n/a
100 27,656 2.7% 638
200 34,038 2.1% 638
300 30,847 -1% -319
400 27,656 -1.1% -319
500 24,465 -1.2% -319
600 21,274 -1.4% -319
700 21,274 0% 0
800 21,274 0% 0
900 27,656 2.7% 638
1000 34,038 2.1% 638
1100 37,016 0.8% 297
1200 39,569 0.7% 255
1300 42,547 0.7% 297
1400 23,401 -5.8% -1,914
1500 34,038 3.8% 1,063
1600 53,184 4.6% 1,914
1700 53,184 0% 0
1800 87,043 5% 3,385
1900 145,292 5.3% 5,824
1910 169,103 16.4% 23,811
1920 189,271 11.9% 20,168
1930 226,941 19.9% 37,670
1940 256,503 13% 29,562
1950 284,313 10.8% 27,810
1960 308,816 8.6% 24,503
1970 333,593 8% 24,777
1990 366,651 4.8% 16,529
2000 342,693 -6.5% -23,958
2020 301,024 -6.3% -20,834
2030 279,931 -7% -21,093
2040 263,642 -5.8% -16,289
2050 250,412 -5% -13,230
2060 238,663 -4.7% -11,749
2070 226,013 -5.3% -12,650
2080 212,703 -5.9% -13,310
2090 199,694 -6.1% -13,009
2100 186,870 -6.4% -12,824
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

Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria 1,465,521 t 4.65 t 227.2 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (8)
Drought Low (2)
Flood Medium (4)
Earthquake High (6.5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Dobrich 4,713.4 km² 178,761 37.9 / km²
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Khaskovo 5,497.8 km² 235,394 42.8 / km²
Kurdzhali 3,211.2 km² 149,892 46.7 / km²
Kyustendil 3,051.4 km² 126,825 41.6 / km²
Lovech 4,125.4 km² 129,623 31.4 / km²
Montana 3,622.3 km² 134,566 37.1 / km²
Pazardzhik 4,453.1 km² 263,523 59.2 / km²
Pernik 2,394.3 km² 130,341 54.4 / km²
Pleven 4,643.6 km² 246,723 53.1 / km²
Plovdiv 6,002.7 km² 662,287 110.3 / km²
Razgrad 2,435.4 km² 111,159 45.6 / km²
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Silistra 2,847.5 km² 114,706 40.3 / km²
Sliven 3,525 km² 188,020 53.3 / km²
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Sofiya 1,339.4 km² 1.3 million 991.3 / km²
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Turgovishte 2,716.9 km² 116,931 43.0 / km²
Varna 3,819.2 km² 478,375 125.3 / km²
Veliko Turnovo 4,635.6 km² 243,629 52.6 / km²
Vidin 3,043.4 km² 90,986 29.9 / km²
Vratsa 3,619.2 km² 166,976 46.1 / km²
Yambol 3,392.5 km² 122,186 36.0 / km²
Русе Област 2,856.2 km² 215,905 75.6 / km²
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