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Dortmund

Area of Dortmund 280.8 km²
Population 572,724
Male Population 278,250 (48.6%)
Female Population 294,472 (51.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +1.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -2.5%
Median Age 44.1 years old
Male Median Age 42.5 years old
Female Median Age 45.6 years old
Timezone Central European Summer Time

Dortmund Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 563,644 567,690 587,459 572,724
Population Density 2,006 / km² 2,021 / km² 2,091 / km² 2,039 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dortmund Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 2.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Dortmund +1.6% +0.9% -2.5%
Nordrhein-Westfalen +2.5% +1.7% -1.9%
Germany +2.6% +2.2% -1.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dortmund Median Age

Median Age: 44.1 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Dortmund 44.1 years 42.5 years 45.6 years
Nordrhein-Westfalen 44.5 years 43.3 years 45.6 years
Germany 44.8 years 43.6 years 46 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Dortmund Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 11,949 10,893 22,842
5-9 12,432 11,847 24,279
10-14 13,689 13,217 26,907
15-19 14,353 14,043 28,396
20-24 18,752 17,990 36,742
25-29 19,211 19,904 39,115
30-34 18,729 17,867 36,596
35-39 18,128 17,374 35,503
40-44 23,417 21,536 44,954
45-49 24,379 22,734 47,113
50-54 21,185 20,935 42,121
55-59 18,453 19,348 37,801
60-64 15,452 17,210 32,663
65-69 13,281 15,482 28,764
70-74 14,997 18,765 33,763
75-79 9,833 13,982 23,816
80-84 6,627 11,282 17,909
85 Plus 3,384 10,063 13,447
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Dortmund Population Density

Population Density: 2,039 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Dortmund 572,724 280.8 km² 2,039 / km²
Nordrhein-Westfalen 17.6 million 34,112.4 km² 515.8 / km²
Germany 80.7 million 359,624.2 km² 224.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dortmund Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1200 to 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1200 12,754 n/a n/a
1300 19,210 4.2% 645
1400 13,805 -3.3% -540
1500 19,181 3.3% 537
1600 25,634 2.9% 645
1700 27,773 0.8% 213
1800 80,882 11.3% 5,310
1900 276,003 13.1% 19,512
1910 329,489 19.4% 53,486
1920 326,012 -1.1% -3,477
1930 358,074 9.8% 32,062
1940 394,894 10.3% 36,820
1950 395,285 0.1% 391
1960 505,354 27.8% 110,069
1970 555,889 10% 50,535
1990 567,690 1.1% 5,900
2000 587,459 3.5% 19,769
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

Dortmund CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Dortmund 5,528,786 t 9.65 t 19,686 t/km²
Nordrhein-Westfalen 176,176,863 t 10 t 5,164 t/km²
Germany 753,674,009 t 9.34 t 2,095 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

Dortmund Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1931 to 2020)

Average Temp
12.8°C
55.0°F
Average High
17.8°C
64.0°F
Average Low
7.7°C
45.9°F
   Record High Temperature
33.6°C
92.5°F
   Record Low Temperature
-5.1°C
22.8°F
   Average Precipitation
68.2 mm
2.7 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
13.5 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
Flood High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Nordrhein-Westfalen

Place Area Population Population Density
Aachen 706.8 km² 533,716 755.1 / km²
Bielefeld 258.9 km² 333,030 1,286 / km²
Bochum 145.7 km² 358,765 2,462 / km²
Bonn 141 km² 310,383 2,200 / km²
Borken 1,421 km² 373,458 262.8 / km²
Bottrop 100.7 km² 118,322 1,175 / km²
Coesfeld 1,112.3 km² 216,982 195.1 / km²
Duisburg 232.8 km² 486,284 2,089 / km²
Düren 941.8 km² 257,066 273.0 / km²
Düsseldorf 217.7 km² 604,605 2,776 / km²
Ennepe-Ruhr-Kreis 409.6 km² 319,693 780.6 / km²
Essen 210.4 km² 564,156 2,681 / km²
Euskirchen 1,249.2 km² 188,773 151.1 / km²
Gelsenkirchen 105.1 km² 255,558 2,431 / km²
Gütersloh 969 km² 357,198 368.6 / km²
Hagen 160.6 km² 184,641 1,149 / km²
Hamm 226 km² 175,276 775.7 / km²
Heinsberg 626.3 km² 250,507 400.0 / km²
Herford 450.5 km² 250,558 556.2 / km²
Herne 51.4 km² 148,082 2,878 / km²
Hochsauerlandkreis 1,960.3 km² 262,556 133.9 / km²
Höxter 1,200.7 km² 142,802 118.9 / km²
Kleve 1,232.6 km² 307,174 249.2 / km²
Krefeld 137.9 km² 218,862 1,587 / km²
Köln 405.1 km² 1.0 million 2,584 / km²
Leverkusen 79.1 km² 161,629 2,043 / km²
Lippe 1,246.1 km² 345,820 277.5 / km²
Mettmann 407 km² 473,942 1,164 / km²
Minden-Lübbecke 1,152.8 km² 310,368 269.2 / km²
Märkischer Kreis 1,060.9 km² 415,226 391.4 / km²
Mönchengladbach 170 km² 255,053 1,500 / km²
Mülheim an der Ruhr 91.3 km² 167,343 1,833 / km²
Münster 303.3 km² 309,564 1,020 / km²
Oberbergischer Kreis 919 km² 269,442 293.2 / km²
Oberhausen 77 km² 207,301 2,691 / km²
Olpe 711.9 km² 135,638 190.5 / km²
Paderborn 1,247.7 km² 301,056 241.3 / km²
Recklinghausen 760.7 km² 612,468 805.2 / km²
Remscheid 74.7 km² 108,582 1,453 / km²
Rhein-Erft-Kreis 705.3 km² 458,371 649.9 / km²
Rhein-Kreis Neuss 578.3 km² 442,196 764.6 / km²
Rhein-Sieg-Kreis 1,152.4 km² 586,270 508.8 / km²
Rheinisch-Bergischer Kreis 436.9 km² 282,204 645.9 / km²
Siegen-Wittgenstein 1,132.7 km² 272,249 240.4 / km²
Soest 1,328.4 km² 295,881 222.7 / km²
Solingen 89.4 km² 153,952 1,722 / km²
Steinfurt 1,795.8 km² 438,405 244.1 / km²
Unna 543.2 km² 385,144 709.0 / km²
Viersen 563.3 km² 296,909 527.1 / km²
Warendorf 1,320.2 km² 272,944 206.7 / km²
Wesel 1,042.7 km² 459,891 441.1 / km²
Wuppertal 168.6 km² 338,154 2,005 / km²
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