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Hordaland

Area of Hordaland 15,905.6 km²
Population 496,316
Male Population 249,360 (50.2%)
Female Population 246,956 (49.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +38.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +18.7%
Median Age 37.3 years old
Male Median Age 36.6 years old
Female Median Age 38.1 years old
Timezone Central European Summer Time

Hordaland Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 357,787 388,278 418,275 496,316
Population Density 22.5 / km² 24.4 / km² 26.3 / km² 31.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hordaland Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 18.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Hordaland +38.7% +27.8% +18.7%
Norway +30.3% +23.1% +16.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hordaland Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 16,679 15,831 32,511
5-9 15,796 15,221 31,017
10-14 16,635 16,001 32,636
15-19 17,170 16,115 33,286
20-24 17,570 17,112 34,683
25-29 17,672 16,543 34,216
30-34 17,368 16,193 33,561
35-39 18,508 17,089 35,597
40-44 18,505 17,528 36,034
45-49 17,154 15,792 32,946
50-54 15,978 14,894 30,873
55-59 14,706 14,045 28,752
60-64 14,298 13,819 28,117
65-69 10,419 10,576 20,995
70-74 7,477 8,478 15,956
75-79 5,614 7,263 12,878
80-84 4,268 6,348 10,617
85 Plus 3,542 8,110 11,652
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hordaland Population Density

Population Density: 31.2 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Hordaland 496,316 15,905.6 km² 31.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hordaland Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 300 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
300 9,930 n/a n/a
400 10,694 0.7% 76
500 11,457 0.7% 76
600 12,221 0.6% 76
700 12,985 0.6% 76
800 13,749 0.6% 76
900 14,513 0.5% 76
1000 15,276 0.5% 76
1100 20,623 3% 534
1200 25,970 2.3% 534
1300 30,553 1.6% 458
1400 15,276 -6.7% -1,527
1500 30,553 7.2% 1,527
1600 38,191 2.3% 763
1700 45,833 1.8% 764
1800 67,474 3.9% 2,164
1900 188,279 10.8% 12,080
1910 202,645 7.6% 14,366
1920 226,140 11.6% 23,495
1930 241,100 6.6% 14,960
1940 261,389 8.4% 20,289
1950 286,897 9.8% 25,508
1960 316,422 10.3% 29,525
1970 348,478 10.1% 32,056
1990 388,278 5.6% 19,900
2000 418,275 7.7% 29,997
2020 523,104 11.8% 52,414
2030 579,080 10.7% 55,976
2040 631,106 9% 52,026
2050 681,073 7.9% 49,967
2060 730,114 7.2% 49,041
2070 771,383 5.7% 41,269
2080 803,908 4.2% 32,525
2090 826,885 2.9% 22,977
2100 836,901 1.2% 10,016
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

Hordaland CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Hordaland 8,408,534 t 16.9 t 528.7 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

Hordaland Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1895 to 2020)

Average Temp
8.9°C
48.0°F
Average High
12.6°C
54.7°F
Average Low
5.2°C
41.4°F
   Record High Temperature
31.2°C
88.2°F
   Record Low Temperature
-10.9°C
12.4°F
   Average Precipitation
97.6 mm
3.8 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
13.9 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 Low (1.1)
Earthquake Medium (2.6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Hordaland

Other places in Norway

Place Area Population Population Density
Akershus 5,082.6 km² 588,650 115.8 / km²
Aust-Agder 9,379.3 km² 113,951 12.1 / km²
Buskerud 15,053.4 km² 276,606 18.4 / km²
Finnmark 49,285.1 km² 72,276 1.47 / km²
Hedmark 27,395.5 km² 196,685 7.18 / km²
Møre og Romsdal 15,460.2 km² 243,896 15.8 / km²
Nordland 40,620.8 km² 228,042 5.61 / km²
Oppland 25,190.4 km² 191,227 7.59 / km²
Oslo 480.5 km² 651,636 1,356 / km²
Rogaland 9,937.6 km² 454,977 45.8 / km²
Sogn og Fjordane 19,647.5 km² 105,063 5.35 / km²
Telemark 15,517.2 km² 173,038 11.2 / km²
Troms 27,244 km² 153,009 5.62 / km²
Trøndelag 43,478.2 km² 445,989 10.3 / km²
Vest-Agder 7,956.3 km² 181,059 22.8 / km²
Vestfold 2,837.3 km² 247,809 87.3 / km²
Østfold 4,491.7 km² 287,099 63.9 / km²
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