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Eastern Province

Area of Eastern Province 520,163 km²
Population 4.9 million
Male Population 2,894,440 (59.6%)
Female Population 1,964,196 (40.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +402%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +56.4%
Median Age 27.2 years old
Male Median Age 28.7 years old
Female Median Age 25 years old
Timezone Arabian Standard Time
The Eastern Province is the largest province of Saudi Arabia by area. The province's capital is the city of Dammam, which hosts the majority of the region's population and its seat of government. Source: Wikipedia

Eastern Province Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 967,854 2,276,149 3,106,280 4,858,636
Population Density 1.86 / km² 4.38 / km² 5.97 / km² 9.34 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Eastern Province Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 56.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Eastern Province +402% +113.5% +56.4%
Saudi Arabia +325% +93.1% +47.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Eastern Province Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 192,504 171,792 364,296
5-9 230,683 195,784 426,467
10-14 235,736 198,840 434,576
15-19 236,188 196,031 432,220
20-24 285,756 221,627 507,383
25-29 357,702 248,514 606,217
30-34 385,596 209,189 594,785
35-39 320,957 162,998 483,955
40-44 225,387 111,122 336,510
45-49 167,312 90,837 258,150
50-54 111,996 65,222 177,219
55-59 63,852 37,684 101,536
60-64 38,777 23,885 62,662
65-69 25,192 17,219 42,412
70-74 11,155 9,246 20,402
75-79 5,646 4,208 9,854
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Eastern Province Population Density

Population Density: 9.34 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Eastern Province 4.9 million 520,163 km² 9.34 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Eastern Province Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 118,719 n/a n/a
100 138,270 1.5% 1,955
200 161,045 1.5% 2,277
300 187,573 1.5% 2,652
400 218,477 1.5% 3,090
500 254,476 1.5% 3,599
600 296,414 1.5% 4,193
700 290,567 -0.2% -584
800 284,720 -0.2% -584
900 261,015 -0.9% -2,370
1000 237,309 -0.9% -2,370
1100 245,972 0.4% 866
1200 254,624 0.3% 865
1300 263,276 0.3% 865
1400 231,303 -1.3% -3,197
1500 237,224 0.3% 592
1600 267,082 1.2% 2,985
1700 237,432 -1.2% -2,965
1800 246,878 0.4% 944
1900 313,204 2.4% 6,632
1910 324,970 3.8% 11,766
1920 335,092 3.1% 10,122
1930 353,832 5.6% 18,740
1940 373,634 5.6% 19,802
1950 394,553 5.6% 20,919
1960 503,812 27.7% 109,259
1970 715,979 42.1% 212,167
1990 2,276,149 78.3% 780,085
2000 3,106,280 36.5% 830,131
2020 5,470,744 32.7% 1,182,232
2030 6,608,390 20.8% 1,137,646
2040 7,684,811 16.3% 1,076,421
2050 8,600,010 11.9% 915,199
2060 9,324,622 8.4% 724,612
2070 9,773,761 4.8% 449,139
2080 9,975,414 2.1% 201,653
2090 9,968,354 -0.1% -7,060
2100 9,764,244 -2% -204,110
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

Eastern Province CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Eastern Province 80,005,754 t 16.5 t 153.8 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

Eastern Province Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1949 to 2020)

Average Temp
32.2°C
90.0°F
Average High
39.8°C
103.6°F
Average Low
24.5°C
76.0°F
   Record High Temperature
51.0°C
123.8°F
   Record Low Temperature
14.8°C
58.6°F
   Average Precipitation
1.9 mm
0.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
0.9 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.

Top places in Eastern Province

Other places in Saudi Arabia

Place Area Population Population Density
Al Jawf 87,643.4 km² 512,802 5.85 / km²
Al Madinah 147,531.5 km² 2.0 million 13.8 / km²
Al-Bahah 9,930.9 km² 441,946 44.5 / km²
Al-Qassim 72,002.7 km² 1.4 million 20.1 / km²
Aseer 79,830.4 km² 2.3 million 28.4 / km²
Ha'il 112,817.6 km² 653,499 5.79 / km²
Jizan 12,316.7 km² 1.5 million 125.5 / km²
Makkah 137,910.5 km² 7.9 million 57.1 / km²
Najran 130,258.7 km² 586,806 4.5 / km²
Northern Borders 107,610.3 km² 367,898 3.42 / km²
Riyadh 375,013.4 km² 8.1 million 21.6 / km²
Tabuk 132,079.4 km² 841,842 6.37 / km²
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