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County Cork, IE

Area of County Cork, IE 7,554.7 km²
Population 525,507
Male Population 260,550 (49.6%)
Female Population 264,958 (50.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +52.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +21.2%
Median Age 35.3 years old
Male Median Age 34.9 years old
Female Median Age 35.6 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time
County Cork is a county in Ireland. It is the largest and southernmost county of Ireland, situated in the province of Munster and named after the city of Cork, Ireland's second-largest city. Source: Wikipedia

County Cork, IE Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 344,909 398,939 433,485 525,507
Population Density 45.7 / km² 52.8 / km² 57.4 / km² 69.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cork Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 21.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
County Cork, IE +52.4% +31.7% +21.2%
Ireland +47.8% +31.9% +22.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

County Cork, IE Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 20,691 19,858 40,550
5-9 18,440 17,490 35,930
10-14 17,454 16,745 34,199
15-19 16,442 15,941 32,383
20-24 16,918 16,993 33,911
25-29 18,967 20,622 39,590
30-34 21,806 22,376 44,183
35-39 20,810 20,609 41,419
40-44 19,228 18,786 38,015
45-49 18,145 17,929 36,074
50-54 15,997 15,924 31,922
55-59 14,281 14,105 28,386
60-64 12,818 12,568 25,386
65-69 10,032 10,375 20,408
70-74 7,521 8,175 15,696
75-79 5,531 6,810 12,342
80-84 3,361 4,998 8,360
85 Plus 2,110 4,654 6,764
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

County Cork, IE Population Density

Population Density: 69.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
County Cork, IE 525,507 7,554.7 km² 69.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

County Cork, IE Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1990 398,939 n/a n/a
2000 433,485 8.7% 34,546
2020 557,028 13.4% 61,771
2030 610,106 9.5% 53,078
2040 659,362 8.1% 49,256
2050 704,167 6.8% 44,805
2060 738,408 4.9% 34,241
2070 761,262 3.1% 22,854
2080 776,163 2% 14,901
2090 784,289 1% 8,126
2100 784,517 0% 228
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

County Cork, IE CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
County Cork, IE 5,241,720 t 9.97 t 693.8 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

Cork Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1973 to 2018)

Average Temp
10.2°C
50.4°F
Average High
14.6°C
58.3°F
Average Low
6.5°C
43.7°F
   Record High Temperature
23.5°C
74.3°F
   Record Low Temperature
-1.0°C
30.2°F
   Average Precipitation
90.4 mm
3.6 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
16.9 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.

Other places in Ireland

Place Area Population Population Density
Carlow 894.6 km² 55,725 62.3 / km²
Cavan 1,943.4 km² 78,555 40.4 / km²
Clare 3,452.8 km² 116,136 33.6 / km²
County Dublin 940.7 km² 1.3 million 1,373 / km²
Donegal 5,190.2 km² 164,156 31.6 / km²
Galway 6,156.1 km² 252,084 40.9 / km²
Kerry 4,803.2 km² 141,258 29.4 / km²
Kildare 1,690.7 km² 220,616 130.5 / km²
Kilkenny 2,067.3 km² 97,305 47.1 / km²
Laois 1,725.7 km² 90,354 52.4 / km²
Leitrim 1,585.3 km² 32,400 20.4 / km²
Limerick 2,777.2 km² 190,645 68.6 / km²
Longford 1,088.1 km² 41,399 38.0 / km²
Louth 849.8 km² 125,437 147.6 / km²
Mayo 5,679.7 km² 127,635 22.5 / km²
Meath 2,332.2 km² 195,274 83.7 / km²
Monaghan 1,291.8 km² 61,147 47.3 / km²
Offaly 2,006.1 km² 78,293 39.0 / km²
Roscommon 2,555.6 km² 69,225 27.1 / km²
Sligo 1,888.2 km² 65,437 34.7 / km²
Tipperary County 4,282.4 km² 157,524 36.8 / km²
Waterford 1,919.3 km² 115,655 60.3 / km²
Westmeath 1,832.5 km² 84,156 45.9 / km²
Wexford 2,416.8 km² 149,285 61.8 / km²
Wicklow 2,022.9 km² 141,604 70.0 / km²
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