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Jeju

Area of Jeju 3.136 km²
Population 14,723
Male Population 7,296 (49.6%)
Female Population 7,427 (50.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -35.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -22.2%
Median Age 35.5 years old
Male Median Age 34.5 years old
Female Median Age 36.5 years old
Timezone Korean Standard Time
Jeju is the capital of Jeju Province in South Korea and the largest city on Jeju Island. Source: Wikipedia

Jeju Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 22,749 22,956 18,935 14,723
Population Density 7,254 / km² 7,320 / km² 6,038 / km² 4,695 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Jeju-Si Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 22.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Jeju -35.3% -35.9% -22.2%
South Korea +44.6% +17.1% +9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Jeju Median Age

Median Age: 35.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Jeju 35.5 years 34.5 years 36.5 years
South Korea 38 years 36.8 years 39.2 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Jeju Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 432 405 838
5-9 504 449 953
10-14 632 577 1,210
15-19 619 566 1,185
20-24 467 420 888
25-29 503 521 1,025
30-34 550 558 1,109
35-39 658 707 1,366
40-44 687 693 1,380
45-49 612 613 1,226
50-54 519 516 1,036
55-59 344 348 693
60-64 268 280 549
65-69 207 228 435
70-74 151 198 349
75-79 92 155 247
80-84 30 100 131
85 Plus 18 93 112
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Jeju Population Density

Population Density: 4,695 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Jeju 14,723 3.136 km² 4,695 / km²
South Korea 48.7 million 99,071.7 km² 491.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Jeju Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1990 22,956 n/a n/a
2000 18,935 -17.5% -4,021
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

Jeju CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Jeju 100,429 t 6.82 t 32,026 t/km²
South Korea 597,763,145 t 12.3 t 6,033 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

Jeju-Si Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1973 to 2016)

Average High
21.6°C
70.8°F
   Record High Temperature
31.6°C
88.9°F
   Average Precipitation
78.0 mm
3.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
7.0 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
Cyclone High (10)
Drought Low (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in South Korea

Place Area Population Population Density
Andong 3.123 km² 15,830 5,068 / km²
Anyangil-tong 4.136 km² 64,203 15,523 / km²
Bucheon-Si 10.1 km² 195,721 19,450 / km²
Busan 170.4 km² 2.1 million 12,169 / km²
Chungju 3.972 km² 20,753 5,225 / km²
Chungju-Si 9.5 km² 80,189 8,479 / km²
Daegu 60.8 km² 837,496 13,779 / km²
Daejon 23.7 km² 353,527 14,922 / km²
Incheon 27.8 km² 350,881 12,611 / km²
Jeonju-Si 12.4 km² 135,447 10,888 / km²
Jinju-Si 10.1 km² 64,316 6,372 / km²
Naju 2.52 km² 5,557 2,205 / km²
Nonsan-Si 2.251 km² 9,001 3,998 / km²
Seoul 13 km² 258,110 19,880 / km²
Shisen 2.652 km² 7,769 2,929 / km²
South Korea South Korea Chinhae 21.8 km² 86,722 3,969 / km²
South Korea South Korea Hamyol 1.808 km² 1,370 757.8 / km²
South Korea South Korea Masan 15.5 km² 159,260 10,262 / km²
South Korea South Korea P'Ohang 3.147 km² 16,438 5,222 / km²
South Korea South Korea Samch'Onp'o 2.536 km² 8,298 3,272 / km²
South Korea South Korea Taejong 3.286 km² 2,860 870.2 / km²
South Korea South Korea Yeanmudae 3.464 km² 3,755 1,083 / km²
South Korea South Korea Yoju 0.962 km² 358 372.2 / km²
Suwon 6.8 km² 117,883 17,411 / km²
Uijeongbu sam dong 6.6 km² 126,884 19,218 / km²
Ulsan 6.1 km² 74,169 12,226 / km²
Yeosu 2.769 km² 6,003 2,168 / km²
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