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Hvammstangi

Area of Hvammstangi 3,005.3 km²
Population 996
Male Population 485 (48.7%)
Female Population 511 (51.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -32.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -18.6%
Median Age 39 years old
Male Median Age 41.7 years old
Female Median Age 36.5 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Hvammstangi Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 1,466 1,338 1,223 996
Population Density 0.49 / km² 0.45 / km² 0.41 / km² 0.33 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Húnaþing Vestra Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 18.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Hvammstangi -32.1% -25.6% -18.6%
Northwest -23.3% -18.2% -12.4%
Iceland +53.4% +30.4% +17.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hvammstangi Median Age

Median Age: 39 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Hvammstangi 39 years 41.7 years 36.5 years
Northwest 37.4 years 37.7 years 37.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hvammstangi Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 23 40 63
5-9 32 35 67
10-14 33 41 75
15-19 29 38 68
20-24 32 32 64
25-29 21 30 52
30-34 35 31 67
35-39 28 29 58
40-44 27 22 50
45-49 36 28 65
50-54 37 39 77
55-59 42 34 77
60-64 27 28 55
65-69 24 25 49
70-74 18 18 36
75-79 18 15 34
80-84 11 11 22
85 Plus 12 14 27
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hvammstangi Population Density

Population Density: 0.33 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Hvammstangi 996 3,005.3 km² 0.33 / km²
Northwest 6,768 13,089.7 km² 0.52 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hvammstangi Historical Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 238 n/a n/a
100 243 0.2% 0
200 248 0.2% 0
300 253 0.2% 0
400 258 0.2% 0
500 263 0.2% 0
600 268 0.2% 0
700 274 0.2% 0
800 279 0.2% 0
900 698 9.6% 41
1000 1,395 7.2% 69
1100 1,952 3.4% 55
1200 1,952 0% 0
1300 1,952 0% 0
1400 1,674 -1.5% -27
1500 1,674 0% 0
1600 1,395 -1.8% -27
1700 1,382 -0.1% -1
1800 1,565 1.3% 18
1900 1,545 -0.1% -2
1910 1,496 -3.2% -49
1920 1,788 19.5% 292
1930 1,785 -0.2% -3
1940 1,803 1% 18
1950 1,543 -14.4% -260
1960 1,491 -3.4% -52
1970 1,461 -2% -30
1990 1,338 -4.3% -61
2000 1,223 -8.6% -115
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

Hvammstangi CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Hvammstangi 12,990 t 13 t 4.32 t/km²
Northwest 88,561 t 13.1 t 6.77 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Earthquake Medium (2.3)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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