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Faro

Area of Faro 4,995.5 km²
Population 461,424
Male Population 224,854 (48.7%)
Female Population 236,569 (51.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +78.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +19.8%
Median Age 42.2 years old
Male Median Age 41.3 years old
Female Median Age 43.1 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time

Faro Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 259,150 330,362 385,194 461,424
Population Density 51.9 / km² 66.1 / km² 77.1 / km² 92.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Faro Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 19.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Faro +78.1% +39.7% +19.8%
Portugal +12.6% +4.6% +0.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Faro Median Age

Median Age: 42.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Faro 42.2 years 41.3 years 43.1 years
Portugal 42.1 years 40.5 years 43.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Faro Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 11,305 10,989 22,295
5-9 11,905 11,118 23,023
10-14 11,834 11,420 23,254
15-19 11,865 11,176 23,041
20-24 11,878 11,771 23,650
25-29 14,063 14,532 28,595
30-34 17,005 17,682 34,687
35-39 18,373 18,711 37,084
40-44 16,774 17,499 34,273
45-49 16,148 16,872 33,020
50-54 15,397 15,829 31,226
55-59 14,544 15,158 29,702
60-64 13,660 14,232 27,893
65-69 11,782 12,423 24,205
70-74 10,321 11,400 21,721
75-79 8,458 10,716 19,175
80-84 5,477 7,695 13,173
85 Plus 4,068 7,347 11,416
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Faro Population Density

Population Density: 92.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Faro 461,424 4,995.5 km² 92.4 / km²
Portugal 10.3 million 92,381 km² 111.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Faro Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 15,957 n/a n/a
100 17,730 1.1% 177
200 17,730 0% 0
300 17,730 0% 0
400 17,730 0% 0
500 15,957 -1% -177
600 14,184 -1.2% -177
700 14,184 0% 0
800 14,184 0% 0
900 17,730 2.3% 354
1000 21,276 1.8% 354
1100 26,595 2.3% 531
1200 31,913 1.8% 531
1300 44,324 3.3% 1,241
1400 31,913 -3.2% -1,241
1500 44,324 3.3% 1,241
1600 70,918 4.8% 2,659
1700 70,918 0% 0
1800 115,108 5% 4,419
1900 221,554 6.8% 10,644
1910 237,096 7% 15,542
1920 233,923 -1.3% -3,173
1930 263,295 12.6% 29,372
1940 278,833 5.9% 15,538
1950 286,011 2.6% 7,178
1960 275,506 -3.7% -10,505
1970 234,601 -14.8% -40,905
1990 330,362 18.7% 47,880
2000 385,194 16.6% 54,832
2020 468,871 10.3% 41,838
2030 480,668 2.5% 11,797
2040 491,060 2.2% 10,392
2050 497,860 1.4% 6,800
2060 499,636 0.4% 1,776
2070 495,509 -0.8% -4,127
2080 487,056 -1.7% -8,453
2090 476,336 -2.2% -10,720
2100 462,188 -3% -14,148
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

Faro CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Faro 3,024,262 t 6.55 t 605.4 t/km²
Portugal 63,778,007 t 6.19 t 690.4 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

Faro Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1941 to 2020)

Average Temp
17.8°C
64.1°F
Average High
23.1°C
73.6°F
Average Low
12.5°C
54.5°F
   Record High Temperature
34.1°C
93.4°F
   Record Low Temperature
0.0°C
32.0°F
   Average Precipitation
22.7 mm
0.9 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
3.6 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
Drought High (7.2)
Earthquake Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Beja 10,262.3 km² 145,711 14.2 / km²
Braga 2,706.3 km² 824,879 304.8 / km²
Braganza District 6,587.5 km² 128,946 19.6 / km²
Castelo Branco 6,625.3 km² 187,450 28.3 / km²
Coimbra 3,973.8 km² 415,448 104.5 / km²
Guarda 5,534 km² 150,775 27.2 / km²
Ilha Terceira 400.7 km² 52,545 131.1 / km²
Ilha da Graciosa 60.9 km² 4,100 67.4 / km²
Ilha da Madeira 763.4 km² 252,269 330.5 / km²
Ilha das Flores 141.3 km² 3,740 26.5 / km²
Ilha de Porto Santo 42 km² 4,995 118.9 / km²
Ilha de Santa Maria 97.1 km² 5,436 56.0 / km²
Ilha de São Jorge 243.8 km² 8,207 33.7 / km²
Ilha de São Miguel 745.1 km² 130,558 175.2 / km²
Ilha do Corvo 17.1 km² 335 19.5 / km²
Ilha do Faial 173.2 km² 14,093 81.4 / km²
Ilha do Pico 445 km² 12,984 29.2 / km²
Leiria 3,505.8 km² 462,767 132.0 / km²
Lisboa 2,889.8 km² 2.2 million 771.7 / km²
Portalegre 6,080.8 km² 112,473 18.5 / km²
Porto 2,332.9 km² 1.8 million 759.4 / km²
Santarém 6,718 km² 442,196 65.8 / km²
Setúbal District 5,307.8 km² 856,419 161.4 / km²
Viana do Castelo 2,218.9 km² 237,387 107.0 / km²
Vila Real 4,308.6 km² 196,532 45.6 / km²
Viseu 5,008.4 km² 364,156 72.7 / km²
Évora 7,394.1 km² 160,457 21.7 / km²
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