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Daegu

Area of Daegu 60.8 km²
Population 837,496
Male Population 411,149 (49.1%)
Female Population 426,347 (50.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -15.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -8.9%
Median Age 39.7 years old
Male Median Age 37.9 years old
Female Median Age 41.5 years old
Timezone Korean Standard Time
Daegu, formerly spelled Taegu and officially known as the Daegu Metropolitan City, is a city in South Korea, the fourth-largest after Seoul, Busan, and Incheon, and the third-largest metropolitan area in the nation with over 2. Source: Wikipedia

Daegu Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 993,646 987,857 919,794 837,496
Population Density 16,348 / km² 16,252 / km² 15,133 / km² 13,779 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Daegu Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 8.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Daegu -15.7% -15.2% -8.9%
South Korea +44.6% +17.1% +9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Daegu Median Age

Median Age: 39.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Daegu 39.7 years 37.9 years 41.5 years
South Korea 38 years 36.8 years 39.2 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Daegu Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 15,440 14,242 29,682
5-9 18,538 16,707 35,246
10-14 27,170 23,970 51,141
15-19 32,667 26,838 59,506
20-24 31,530 26,198 57,728
25-29 31,901 31,926 63,828
30-34 29,787 29,584 59,371
35-39 32,428 32,921 65,349
40-44 34,001 35,382 69,383
45-49 34,862 37,251 72,113
50-54 33,690 36,546 70,236
55-59 26,352 29,556 55,908
60-64 20,924 24,136 45,060
65-69 16,714 20,172 36,886
70-74 12,996 17,296 30,293
75-79 7,574 12,150 19,725
80-84 3,132 7,129 10,262
85 Plus 1,443 4,343 5,787
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Daegu Population Density

Population Density: 13,779 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Daegu 837,496 60.8 km² 13,779 / 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

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

Daegu CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Daegu 11,277,541 t 13.5 t 185,545 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

Daegu Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1950 to 1955)

Average Temp
18.8°C
65.9°F
Average High
25.0°C
77.0°F
Average Low
12.6°C
54.7°F
   Record High Temperature
32.8°C
91.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
4.4°C
39.9°F
   Average Precipitation
64.6 mm
2.5 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
8.2 days
   Average Snowfall
0.0 mm
0.0 in
   Average Snowfall Days (≥ 25 mm)
0.0 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, 17 Apr 2020 13:07:33 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide Medium (6)
Cyclone High (10)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Low (2)
* 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
Chungju-Si 9.5 km² 80,189 8,479 / 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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