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Brăila

Area of Brăila 4,765.5 km²
Population 281,441
Male Population 137,203 (48.8%)
Female Population 144,239 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -38.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -27.9%
Median Age 42.6 years old
Male Median Age 40.8 years old
Female Median Age 44.3 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time
Brăila County is a county of Romania, in Muntenia, with the capital city at Brăila. Source: Wikipedia

Brăila Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 454,983 445,524 390,514 281,441
Population Density 95.5 / km² 93.5 / km² 81.9 / km² 59.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Braila Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 27.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Brăila -38.1% -36.8% -27.9%
Romania -10% -16.9% -11.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Brăila Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 6,556 6,056 12,613
5-9 7,208 6,917 14,125
10-14 7,458 6,922 14,380
15-19 7,379 6,706 14,085
20-24 8,492 6,990 15,483
25-29 7,995 7,104 15,099
30-34 10,159 9,838 19,997
35-39 11,359 10,748 22,107
40-44 13,189 12,590 25,779
45-49 7,278 7,089 14,368
50-54 10,003 9,858 19,862
55-59 10,527 11,621 22,148
60-64 8,712 10,157 18,870
65-69 5,743 7,625 13,368
70-74 6,068 8,693 14,762
75-79 4,896 7,556 12,453
80-84 2,859 4,990 7,849
85 Plus 1,323 2,780 4,104
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Brăila Population Density

Population Density: 59.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Brăila 281,441 4,765.5 km² 59.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Brăila Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1990 445,524 n/a n/a
2000 390,514 -12.3% -55,010
2020 279,466 -15.4% -55,524
2030 272,750 -2.4% -6,716
2040 263,291 -3.5% -9,459
2050 249,712 -5.2% -13,579
2060 231,981 -7.1% -17,731
2070 211,754 -8.7% -20,227
2080 192,503 -9.1% -19,251
2090 176,586 -8.3% -15,917
2100 163,695 -7.3% -12,891
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

Brăila CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Brăila 1,210,058 t 4.3 t 253.9 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

Braila Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1896 to 2020)

Average Temp
17.1°C
62.7°F
Average High
23.1°C
73.6°F
Average Low
11.0°C
51.9°F
   Record High Temperature
37.2°C
99.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
-4.0°C
24.8°F
   Average Precipitation
59.7 mm
2.4 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
10.0 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, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought Low (2)
Flood High (7)
Earthquake High (6.5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

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Alba 6,251.8 km² 304,184 48.7 / km²
Arad 7,742.8 km² 388,774 50.2 / km²
Arges 6,824.1 km² 554,554 81.3 / km²
Bacau 6,625.5 km² 541,674 81.8 / km²
Bihor 7,536.7 km² 525,746 69.8 / km²
Bistrita-Nasaud 5,359.9 km² 257,065 48.0 / km²
Botosani 4,984.3 km² 362,310 72.7 / km²
Brasov 5,363.6 km² 496,806 92.6 / km²
Bucharest 240.5 km² 1.7 million 7,200 / km²
Buzau 6,101.6 km² 404,028 66.2 / km²
Calarasi 5,086 km² 1.6 million 318.0 / km²
Caras-Severin 8,528.8 km² 261,874 30.7 / km²
Cluj 6,674.2 km² 638,016 95.6 / km²
Constanta 7,094.4 km² 619,587 87.3 / km²
Covasna 3,708.6 km² 190,851 51.5 / km²
Dolj 7,424.3 km² 590,223 79.5 / km²
Dâmbovita 4,057.4 km² 474,191 116.9 / km²
Galati 4,464.7 km² 470,349 105.3 / km²
Giurgiu 3,544.7 km² 267,149 75.4 / km²
Gorj 5,572.9 km² 302,010 54.2 / km²
Harghita 6,640.4 km² 283,358 42.7 / km²
Hunedoara 7,073.5 km² 366,135 51.8 / km²
Ialomita 4,454.6 km² 247,570 55.6 / km²
Iasi 5,476.3 km² 701,200 128.0 / km²
Ilfov 1,563.9 km² 406,634 260.0 / km²
Maramureş County 6,301.7 km² 430,031 68.2 / km²
Mehedinti 4,941.6 km² 233,202 47.2 / km²
Mures 6,708.4 km² 501,507 74.8 / km²
Neamt 5,895.9 km² 409,355 69.4 / km²
Olt 5,503.1 km² 391,305 71.1 / km²
Prahova 4,716.3 km² 686,043 145.5 / km²
Salaj 3,866.7 km² 200,282 51.8 / km²
Satu Mare 4,417.4 km² 310,238 70.2 / km²
Sibiu 5,434.6 km² 360,655 66.4 / km²
Suceava 8,552.7 km² 569,737 66.6 / km²
Teleorman 5,787.8 km² 342,534 59.2 / km²
Timis 8,687.6 km² 637,432 73.4 / km²
Tulcea 8,472.3 km² 184,876 21.8 / km²
Vaslui 5,316.3 km² 346,865 65.2 / km²
Vrancea 4,854.7 km² 299,462 61.7 / km²
Vâlcea 5,765.6 km² 331,227 57.4 / km²
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