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Cheongju

Area of Cheongju 9.5 km²
Population 80,189
Male Population 39,938 (49.8%)
Female Population 40,251 (50.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +12.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -4.6%
Median Age 36.2 years old
Male Median Age 34.7 years old
Female Median Age 37.6 years old
Timezone Korean Standard Time
Cheongju is the capital and largest city of North Chungcheong Province in South Korea. Source: Wikipedia

Cheongju Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 71,565 89,990 84,076 80,189
Population Density 7,567 / km² 9,515 / km² 8,890 / km² 8,479 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chungju-Si Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 4.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Cheongju +12.1% -10.9% -4.6%
South Korea +44.6% +17.1% +9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cheongju Median Age

Median Age: 36.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Cheongju 36.2 years 34.7 years 37.6 years
South Korea 38 years 36.8 years 39.2 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Cheongju Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 1,871 1,760 3,631
5-9 2,177 1,980 4,158
10-14 3,130 2,859 5,989
15-19 3,764 3,302 7,067
20-24 3,351 2,865 6,216
25-29 2,996 2,827 5,823
30-34 2,873 2,815 5,689
35-39 3,154 3,328 6,482
40-44 3,420 3,679 7,099
45-49 3,519 3,498 7,017
50-54 3,098 3,150 6,249
55-59 2,127 2,114 4,241
60-64 1,430 1,495 2,926
65-69 1,177 1,423 2,601
70-74 942 1,243 2,186
75-79 541 925 1,467
80-84 244 587 832
85 Plus 126 400 527
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Cheongju Population Density

Population Density: 8,479 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Cheongju 80,189 9.5 km² 8,479 / km²
South Korea 48.7 million 99,071.7 km² 491.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cheongju Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1710 to 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 6,353 n/a n/a
1900 15,090 9% 873
1910 16,349 8.3% 1,259
1920 20,270 24% 3,921
1930 25,272 24.7% 5,002
1940 30,036 18.9% 4,764
1950 38,975 29.8% 8,939
1960 53,596 37.5% 14,621
1970 70,730 32% 17,134
1990 89,990 12.8% 9,630
2000 84,076 -6.6% -5,914
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

Cheongju CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Cheongju 1,130,823 t 14.1 t 119,573 t/km²
South Korea 597,763,145 t 12.3 t 6,033 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
Cyclone Medium (5)
Drought Low (1.5)
Flood High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in South Korea

Place Area Population Population Density
Andong 3.123 km² 15,830 5,068 / km²
Anyangil-tong 4.136 km² 64,203 15,523 / km²
Bucheon-Si 10.1 km² 195,721 19,450 / km²
Busan 170.4 km² 2.1 million 12,169 / km²
Chungju 3.972 km² 20,753 5,225 / km²
Daegu 60.8 km² 837,496 13,779 / km²
Daejon 23.7 km² 353,527 14,922 / km²
Incheon 27.8 km² 350,881 12,611 / km²
Jeju-Si 3.136 km² 14,723 4,695 / km²
Jeonju-Si 12.4 km² 135,447 10,888 / km²
Jinju-Si 10.1 km² 64,316 6,372 / km²
Naju 2.52 km² 5,557 2,205 / km²
Nonsan-Si 2.251 km² 9,001 3,998 / km²
Seoul 13 km² 258,110 19,880 / km²
Shisen 2.652 km² 7,769 2,929 / km²
South Korea South Korea Chinhae 21.8 km² 86,722 3,969 / km²
South Korea South Korea Hamyol 1.808 km² 1,370 757.8 / km²
South Korea South Korea Masan 15.5 km² 159,260 10,262 / km²
South Korea South Korea P'Ohang 3.147 km² 16,438 5,222 / km²
South Korea South Korea Samch'Onp'o 2.536 km² 8,298 3,272 / km²
South Korea South Korea Taejong 3.286 km² 2,860 870.2 / km²
South Korea South Korea Yeanmudae 3.464 km² 3,755 1,083 / km²
South Korea South Korea Yoju 0.962 km² 358 372.2 / km²
Suwon 6.8 km² 117,883 17,411 / km²
Uijeongbu sam dong 6.6 km² 126,884 19,218 / km²
Ulsan 6.1 km² 74,169 12,226 / km²
Yeosu 2.769 km² 6,003 2,168 / km²
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