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Kaunas

Area of Kaunas 8,061.2 km²
Population 566,660
Male Population 263,569 (46.5%)
Female Population 303,092 (53.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -18.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -20.2%
Median Age 39.5 years old
Male Median Age 36.5 years old
Female Median Age 42.1 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time
Kaunas County is one of ten counties of Lithuania. It is in the centre of the country, and its capital is Kaunas. Source: Wikipedia

Kaunas Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 695,418 765,603 710,222 566,660
Population Density 86.3 / km² 95.0 / km² 88.1 / km² 70.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kaunas Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 20.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kaunas -18.5% -26% -20.2%
Lithuania -12.8% -22.2% -17.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kaunas Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 15,047 14,313 29,360
5-9 13,519 12,899 26,418
10-14 16,634 15,780 32,415
15-19 20,922 19,782 40,704
20-24 22,133 21,557 43,690
25-29 19,656 19,615 39,272
30-34 18,261 18,232 36,493
35-39 18,907 20,133 39,041
40-44 19,715 21,736 41,452
45-49 20,273 23,008 43,281
50-54 19,987 24,016 44,004
55-59 15,577 20,093 35,670
60-64 13,238 18,993 32,232
65-69 11,993 19,185 31,179
70-74 10,183 18,062 28,246
75-79 7,524 15,689 23,213
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kaunas Population Density

Population Density: 70.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kaunas 566,660 8,061.2 km² 70.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kaunas Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 400 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
400 11,676 n/a n/a
500 12,290 0.5% 61
600 12,937 0.5% 64
700 13,618 0.5% 68
800 14,335 0.5% 71
900 15,089 0.5% 75
1000 15,883 0.5% 79
1100 16,719 0.5% 83
1200 17,599 0.5% 88
1300 18,525 0.5% 92
1400 19,500 0.5% 97
1500 20,527 0.5% 102
1600 21,607 0.5% 108
1700 22,744 0.5% 113
1800 107,386 16.8% 8,464
1900 377,143 13.4% 26,975
1910 419,633 11.3% 42,490
1920 442,337 5.4% 22,704
1930 466,268 5.4% 23,931
1940 551,873 18.4% 85,605
1950 541,922 -1.8% -9,951
1960 587,283 8.4% 45,361
1970 663,947 13.1% 76,664
1990 765,603 7.4% 50,828
2000 710,222 -7.2% -55,381
2020 559,317 -11.3% -75,452
2030 542,803 -3% -16,514
2040 519,106 -4.4% -23,697
2050 494,720 -4.7% -24,386
2060 467,385 -5.5% -27,335
2070 438,787 -6.1% -28,598
2080 413,788 -5.7% -24,999
2090 394,016 -4.8% -19,772
2100 379,613 -3.7% -14,403
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

Kaunas CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kaunas 4,896,736 t 8.64 t 607.4 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

Kaunas Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1901 to 2020)

Average Temp
12.6°C
54.6°F
Average High
18.0°C
64.3°F
Average Low
7.2°C
44.9°F
   Record High Temperature
31.4°C
88.5°F
   Record Low Temperature
-3.7°C
25.3°F
   Average Precipitation
52.2 mm
2.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
11.6 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.

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Klaipeda 5,221.1 km² 322,129 61.7 / km²
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Panevėžys County 7,879.9 km² 229,912 29.2 / km²
Taurage 4,409.8 km² 104,764 23.8 / km²
Telšiai County 4,348.9 km² 143,390 33.0 / km²
Utena 7,192 km² 140,159 19.5 / km²
Vilnius 9,761.8 km² 802,879 82.2 / km²
Šiauliai County 8,540 km² 275,335 32.2 / km²
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