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Blekinge

Area of Blekinge 3,032.1 km²
Population 150,390
Male Population 76,409 (50.8%)
Female Population 73,982 (49.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +2.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +3.2%
Median Age 43.5 years old
Male Median Age 41.9 years old
Female Median Age 45.2 years old
Timezone Central European Summer Time
Blekinge is one of the traditional provinces of Sweden, situated in the south of the country. Source: Wikipedia

Blekinge Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 146,935 146,033 145,684 150,390
Population Density 48.5 / km² 48.2 / km² 48.0 / km² 49.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Blekinge Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 3.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Blekinge +2.4% +3% +3.2%
Sweden +19.5% +14.3% +10.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Blekinge Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 4,132 3,836 7,969
5-9 4,057 3,743 7,800
10-14 3,908 3,677 7,585
15-19 5,006 4,642 9,649
20-24 5,276 4,127 9,404
25-29 4,732 3,557 8,290
30-34 4,490 3,861 8,351
35-39 4,595 4,586 9,182
40-44 5,337 4,780 10,118
45-49 5,144 4,834 9,979
50-54 4,671 4,468 9,140
55-59 4,678 4,823 9,501
60-64 5,294 5,317 10,611
65-69 5,073 5,003 10,076
70-74 3,694 4,006 7,700
75-79 2,826 3,047 5,874
80-84 1,962 2,716 4,679
85 Plus 1,533 2,958 4,491
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Blekinge Population Density

Population Density: 49.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Blekinge 150,390 3,032.1 km² 49.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Blekinge Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 3,405 n/a n/a
100 3,746 1% 34
200 4,086 0.9% 34
300 4,427 0.8% 34
400 4,767 0.7% 34
500 5,108 0.7% 34
600 5,448 0.6% 34
700 5,789 0.6% 34
800 6,129 0.6% 34
900 6,470 0.5% 34
1000 6,810 0.5% 34
1100 8,002 1.6% 119
1200 9,194 1.4% 119
1300 18,728 7.4% 953
1400 7,383 -8.9% -1,134
1500 8,645 1.6% 126
1600 13,046 4.2% 440
1700 23,293 6% 1,024
1800 56,106 9.2% 3,281
1900 138,105 9.4% 8,199
1910 141,388 2.4% 3,283
1920 137,498 -2.8% -3,890
1930 138,853 1% 1,355
1940 139,208 0.3% 355
1950 135,700 -2.5% -3,508
1960 136,668 0.7% 968
1970 146,589 7.3% 9,921
1990 146,033 -0.2% -278
2000 145,684 -0.2% -349
2020 156,505 3.6% 5,410
2030 168,657 7.8% 12,152
2040 179,535 6.4% 10,878
2050 191,819 6.8% 12,284
2060 204,207 6.5% 12,388
2070 214,373 5% 10,166
2080 222,890 4% 8,517
2090 228,830 2.7% 5,940
2100 231,254 1.1% 2,424
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

Blekinge CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Blekinge 1,391,373 t 9.25 t 458.9 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

Blekinge Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1871 to 2020)

Average Temp
10.5°C
50.9°F
Average High
15.2°C
59.4°F
Average Low
5.8°C
42.4°F
   Record High Temperature
29.0°C
84.2°F
   Record Low Temperature
-5.2°C
22.6°F
   Average Precipitation
40.3 mm
1.6 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
9.6 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.

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Gavleborg 19,716.2 km² 270,558 13.7 / km²
Gotland 3,178 km² 55,586 17.5 / km²
Halland 5,757.8 km² 308,163 53.5 / km²
Jamtland 54,084.1 km² 125,886 2.33 / km²
Jonkoping 11,749.7 km² 342,960 29.2 / km²
Kalmar 11,671.9 km² 228,095 19.5 / km²
Kronoberg 9,425.7 km² 189,218 20.1 / km²
Norrbotten 105,892.1 km² 240,043 2.27 / km²
Orebro 9,687 km² 286,140 29.5 / km²
Ostergotland 12,382 km² 441,448 35.7 / km²
Scania 11,363.9 km² 1.3 million 115.1 / km²
Sodermanland 7,042.7 km² 277,399 39.4 / km²
Stockholm 7,420.4 km² 2.2 million 298.7 / km²
Uppsala 8,610.4 km² 352,821 41.0 / km²
Varmland 21,918.1 km² 273,052 12.5 / km²
Vasterbotten County 59,228.2 km² 258,676 4.37 / km²
Vasternorrland 23,132.2 km² 233,368 10.1 / km²
Vastmanland 5,689.4 km² 256,876 45.2 / km²
Vastra Gotaland 29,233.9 km² 1.6 million 55.0 / km²
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