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Dolj

Area of Dolj 7,424.3 km²
Population 590,223
Male Population 288,159 (48.8%)
Female Population 302,064 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -25.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -22.8%
Median Age 41.2 years old
Male Median Age 39.4 years old
Female Median Age 42.9 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time
Dolj County is a county of Romania on the border with Bulgaria, in Oltenia, with the capital city at Craiova. Source: Wikipedia

Dolj Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 794,919 833,195 764,575 590,223
Population Density 107.1 / km² 112.2 / km² 103.0 / km² 79.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dolj Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 22.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Dolj -25.8% -29.2% -22.8%
Romania -10% -16.9% -11.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dolj Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 14,111 13,197 27,309
5-9 14,309 13,518 27,827
10-14 16,076 15,120 31,196
15-19 16,895 15,923 32,819
20-24 20,478 18,604 39,083
25-29 19,910 18,034 37,944
30-34 22,413 21,077 43,490
35-39 22,525 21,178 43,704
40-44 25,234 24,586 49,821
45-49 16,192 15,793 31,985
50-54 19,888 20,301 40,189
55-59 20,105 21,638 41,744
60-64 17,666 20,696 38,362
65-69 12,503 15,530 28,034
70-74 12,179 17,587 29,767
75-79 9,617 14,589 24,206
80-84 5,388 9,248 14,637
85 Plus 2,670 5,445 8,115
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Dolj Population Density

Population Density: 79.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Dolj 590,223 7,424.3 km² 79.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dolj Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 30,537 n/a n/a
100 30,718 0.1% 18
200 30,898 0.1% 18
300 27,066 -1.3% -383
400 23,234 -1.5% -383
500 21,273 -0.9% -196
600 19,312 -1% -196
700 21,183 0.9% 187
800 23,053 0.8% 187
900 26,976 1.6% 392
1000 30,898 1.4% 392
1100 34,724 1.2% 382
1200 38,539 1% 381
1300 57,332 4.1% 1,879
1400 47,436 -1.9% -989
1500 75,800 4.8% 2,836
1600 76,342 0.1% 54
1700 95,051 2.2% 1,870
1800 214,346 8.5% 11,929
1900 429,857 7.2% 21,551
1910 465,609 8.3% 35,752
1920 486,354 4.5% 20,745
1930 564,745 16.1% 78,391
1940 614,435 8.8% 49,690
1950 663,082 7.9% 48,647
1960 715,230 7.9% 52,148
1970 775,079 8.4% 59,849
1990 833,195 3.7% 29,058
2000 764,575 -8.2% -68,620
2020 580,683 -12.9% -91,946
2030 557,784 -3.9% -22,899
2040 531,089 -4.8% -26,695
2050 498,808 -6.1% -32,281
2060 460,255 -7.7% -38,553
2070 418,121 -9.2% -42,134
2080 378,788 -9.4% -39,333
2090 346,475 -8.5% -32,313
2100 320,376 -7.5% -26,099
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

Dolj CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Dolj 2,580,009 t 4.37 t 347.5 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

Dolj Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1961 to 2020)

Average Temp
17.2°C
62.9°F
Average High
23.2°C
73.8°F
Average Low
11.1°C
52.0°F
   Record High Temperature
34.5°C
94.1°F
   Record Low Temperature
1.6°C
34.9°F
   Average Precipitation
65.9 mm
2.6 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
10.8 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
Flood Medium (4)
Earthquake Medium (4)
* 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. 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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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
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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
Dâmbovita 4,057.4 km² 474,191 116.9 / km²
Galati 4,464.7 km² 470,349 105.3 / km²
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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
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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
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Timis 8,687.6 km² 637,432 73.4 / km²
Tulcea 8,472.3 km² 184,876 21.8 / km²
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Vrancea 4,854.7 km² 299,462 61.7 / km²
Vâlcea 5,765.6 km² 331,227 57.4 / km²
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