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Harghita

Area of Harghita 6,640.4 km²
Population 283,358
Male Population 139,987 (49.4%)
Female Population 143,371 (50.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -6.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -15.7%
Median Age 38.7 years old
Male Median Age 37.3 years old
Female Median Age 40.1 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time
Harghita is a county in the center of Romania, in eastern Transylvania, with the county seat at Miercurea Ciuc. Source: Wikipedia

Harghita Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 301,858 345,689 336,309 283,358
Population Density 45.5 / km² 52.1 / km² 50.6 / km² 42.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Harghita Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 15.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Harghita -6.1% -18% -15.7%
Romania -10% -16.9% -11.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Harghita Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 8,177 7,840 16,018
5-9 8,149 7,811 15,961
10-14 8,363 8,032 16,396
15-19 8,031 7,768 15,800
20-24 9,744 9,154 18,898
25-29 10,186 9,386 19,573
30-34 11,871 10,849 22,721
35-39 11,765 10,682 22,448
40-44 11,839 11,036 22,876
45-49 7,835 7,639 15,474
50-54 8,548 8,906 17,455
55-59 9,295 10,196 19,491
60-64 7,905 8,681 16,586
65-69 6,451 7,535 13,986
70-74 4,928 6,564 11,493
75-79 3,520 5,161 8,682
80-84 2,217 3,780 5,997
85 Plus 1,162 2,350 3,513
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Harghita Population Density

Population Density: 42.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Harghita 283,358 6,640.4 km² 42.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Harghita Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 13,211 n/a n/a
100 13,211 0% 0
200 13,211 0% 0
300 11,560 -1.3% -165
400 9,909 -1.5% -165
500 9,083 -0.9% -82
600 8,257 -0.9% -82
700 9,083 1% 82
800 9,909 0.9% 82
900 11,560 1.6% 165
1000 13,211 1.3% 165
1100 14,863 1.2% 165
1200 16,514 1.1% 165
1300 24,771 4.1% 825
1400 20,643 -1.8% -412
1500 33,028 4.8% 1,238
1600 33,028 0% 0
1700 41,285 2.3% 825
1800 92,033 8.3% 5,074
1900 181,699 7% 8,966
1910 195,998 7.9% 14,299
1920 203,827 4% 7,829
1930 235,886 15.7% 32,059
1940 240,371 1.9% 4,485
1950 248,215 3.3% 7,844
1960 266,169 7.2% 17,954
1970 280,839 5.5% 14,670
1990 345,689 10.9% 32,425
2000 336,309 -2.7% -9,380
2020 272,545 -10% -31,882
2030 251,694 -7.7% -20,851
2040 231,522 -8% -20,172
2050 211,648 -8.6% -19,874
2060 191,097 -9.7% -20,551
2070 170,570 -10.7% -20,527
2080 152,349 -10.7% -18,221
2090 137,766 -9.6% -14,583
2100 126,238 -8.4% -11,528
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

Harghita CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Harghita 1,277,682 t 4.51 t 192.4 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

Harghita Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1961 to 2016)

Average Temp
12.1°C
53.7°F
Average High
19.4°C
67.0°F
Average Low
4.7°C
40.5°F
   Record High Temperature
30.5°C
86.9°F
   Record Low Temperature
-7.7°C
18.1°F
   Average Precipitation
69.2 mm
2.7 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
14.3 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
Landslide High (8)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake High (6.1)
* 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, and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.
4. 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
Braila 4,765.5 km² 281,441 59.1 / km²
Brasov 5,363.6 km² 496,806 92.6 / km²
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
Dolj 7,424.3 km² 590,223 79.5 / km²
Dâmbovita 4,057.4 km² 474,191 116.9 / km²
Galati 4,464.7 km² 470,349 105.3 / km²
Giurgiu 3,544.7 km² 267,149 75.4 / km²
Gorj 5,572.9 km² 302,010 54.2 / 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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