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Hovedstaden

Area of Hovedstaden 2,656.8 km²
Population 1.7 million
Male Population 852,398 (48.8%)
Female Population 893,493 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +37.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +13.7%
Median Age 38.8 years old
Male Median Age 37.9 years old
Female Median Age 39.6 years old
Timezone Central European Summer Time
The Capital Region of Denmark is the easternmost administrative region of Denmark, established on January 1, 2007 as part of the 2007 Danish Municipal Reform, which abolished the traditional counties and set up five regions. Source: Wikipedia

Hovedstaden Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 1,272,485 1,415,543 1,534,863 1,745,887
Population Density 479.0 / km² 532.8 / km² 577.7 / km² 657.1 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hovedstaden Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 13.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Hovedstaden +37.2% +23.3% +13.7%
Denmark +12.2% +10.5% +6.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hovedstaden Median Age

Median Age: 38.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Hovedstaden 38.8 years 37.9 years 39.6 years
Denmark 40.5 years 39.6 years 41.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hovedstaden Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 55,421 52,642 108,064
5-9 51,453 48,937 100,391
10-14 50,774 48,506 99,280
15-19 49,904 47,795 97,700
20-24 55,570 59,315 114,885
25-29 58,983 62,487 121,471
30-34 65,186 66,297 131,483
35-39 66,623 66,286 132,910
40-44 67,522 66,120 133,643
45-49 62,644 61,073 123,718
50-54 53,567 52,822 106,390
55-59 49,056 51,263 100,319
60-64 52,888 55,854 108,743
65-69 42,010 46,359 88,369
70-74 28,381 34,064 62,446
75-79 19,463 26,616 46,080
80-84 12,981 21,937 34,918
85 Plus 9,971 25,120 35,091
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hovedstaden Population Density

Population Density: 657.1 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Hovedstaden 1.7 million 2,656.8 km² 657.1 / km²
Denmark 5.6 million 45,523.4 km² 122.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hovedstaden Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1990 1,415,543 n/a n/a
2000 1,534,863 8.4% 119,320
2020 1,792,439 8.1% 128,788
2030 1,886,828 5.3% 94,389
2040 1,969,478 4.4% 82,650
2050 2,045,850 3.9% 76,372
2060 2,124,829 3.9% 78,979
2070 2,194,541 3.3% 69,712
2080 2,250,494 2.5% 55,953
2090 2,291,823 1.8% 41,329
2100 2,315,643 1% 23,820
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

Hovedstaden CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Hovedstaden 18,184,167 t 10.4 t 6,844 t/km²
Denmark 58,095,969 t 10.4 t 1,276 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

Hovedstaden Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1874 to 2020)

Average Temp
11.1°C
51.9°F
Average High
15.0°C
59.1°F
Average Low
7.1°C
44.9°F
   Record High Temperature
33.5°C
92.3°F
   Record Low Temperature
-4.5°C
23.9°F
   Average Precipitation
40.1 mm
1.6 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
9.8 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.

Other places in Denmark

Place Area Population Population Density
Midtjylland 14,239.4 km² 1.3 million 90.5 / km²
Nordjylland 8,882.6 km² 580,032 65.3 / km²
Region Zealand 7,463 km² 813,785 109.0 / km²
Syddanmark 12,278.2 km² 1.2 million 97.9 / km²
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