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Lapland

Area of Lapland 98,968.6 km²
Population 182,609
Male Population 91,678 (50.2%)
Female Population 90,931 (49.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -13.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -5%
Median Age 46 years old
Male Median Age 44.9 years old
Female Median Age 47.1 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time
Lapland, also referred to as Lappi Province, is the largest and northernmost region of Finland. Source: Wikipedia

Lapland Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 211,313 199,523 192,188 182,609
Population Density 2.14 / km² 2.02 / km² 1.94 / km² 1.85 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Lapland Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Lapland -13.6% -8.5% -5%
Finland +16.7% +10.3% +6.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Lapland Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 4,875 4,623 9,499
5-9 4,605 4,426 9,032
10-14 4,969 4,752 9,721
15-19 5,833 5,465 11,299
20-24 5,742 5,257 10,999
25-29 5,608 4,917 10,526
30-34 4,893 4,415 9,308
35-39 4,465 4,115 8,580
40-44 4,931 4,907 9,838
45-49 6,611 6,231 12,843
50-54 7,479 7,209 14,689
55-59 8,050 7,419 15,469
60-64 7,746 7,094 14,841
65-69 4,982 4,970 9,953
70-74 4,387 4,964 9,352
75-79 3,149 4,007 7,156
80-84 2,202 3,393 5,596
85 Plus 1,150 2,764 3,915
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Lapland Population Density

Population Density: 1.85 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Lapland 182,609 98,968.6 km² 1.85 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

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

Lapland CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Lapland 1,770,997 t 9.7 t 17.9 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

Lapland Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1908 to 2020)

Average Temp
4.6°C
40.2°F
Average High
9.0°C
48.3°F
Average Low
0.1°C
32.1°F
   Record High Temperature
30.5°C
86.9°F
   Record Low Temperature
-24.6°C
-12.3°F
   Average Precipitation
35.2 mm
1.4 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
10.4 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 (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Lapland

Other places in Finland

Place Area Population Population Density
Eastern Finland 61,088.9 km² 563,955 9.23 / km²
Northern Finland 61,834.6 km² 484,705 7.84 / km²
Southern Finland Province 33,976 km² 2.3 million 67.5 / km²
Southwest Finland 18,883.5 km² 688,334 36.5 / km²
West Finland 61,542.2 km² 1.2 million 20.0 / km²
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