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Leiria, PT

Area of Leiria, PT 3,505.8 km²
Population 462,767
Male Population 222,551 (48.1%)
Female Population 240,216 (51.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +21.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +2.7%
Median Age 43.2 years old
Male Median Age 41.7 years old
Female Median Age 44.6 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
The District of Leiria is located in Central Portugal. The district capital is the city of Leiria, which is also the largest and most populous city with about 55,000 in the city/urbanised area. Source: Wikipedia

Leiria, PT Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 381,580 425,652 450,725 462,767
Population Density 108.8 / km² 121.4 / km² 128.6 / km² 132.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Leiria Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 2.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Leiria, PT +21.3% +8.7% +2.7%
Portugal +12.6% +4.6% +0.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Leiria, PT Median Age

Median Age: 43.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Leiria, PT 43.2 years 41.7 years 44.6 years
Portugal 42.1 years 40.5 years 43.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Leiria, PT Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 10,176 9,838 20,015
5-9 11,635 10,898 22,534
10-14 12,645 12,006 24,652
15-19 12,488 11,833 24,322
20-24 12,671 12,189 24,861
25-29 13,401 13,458 26,859
30-34 15,747 16,585 32,333
35-39 16,784 17,531 34,315
40-44 16,399 17,327 33,726
45-49 16,207 17,338 33,545
50-54 15,299 16,324 31,623
55-59 14,558 15,506 30,065
60-64 13,283 14,916 28,200
65-69 12,010 13,938 25,948
70-74 10,982 13,066 24,049
75-79 8,924 11,361 20,286
80-84 5,623 8,732 14,356
85 Plus 3,717 7,370 11,087
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Leiria, PT Population Density

Population Density: 132.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Leiria, PT 462,767 3,505.8 km² 132.0 / km²
Portugal 10.3 million 92,381 km² 111.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Leiria, PT Historical Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 22,280 n/a n/a
100 24,756 1.1% 247
200 24,756 0% 0
300 24,756 0% 0
400 24,756 0% 0
500 22,280 -1% -247
600 19,805 -1.2% -247
700 19,805 0% 0
800 19,805 0% 0
900 24,756 2.3% 495
1000 29,707 1.8% 495
1100 37,134 2.3% 742
1200 44,560 1.8% 742
1300 61,889 3.3% 1,732
1400 44,560 -3.2% -1,732
1500 61,889 3.3% 1,732
1600 99,022 4.8% 3,713
1700 99,022 0% 0
1800 142,713 3.7% 4,369
1900 234,273 5.1% 9,156
1910 257,259 9.8% 22,986
1920 271,911 5.7% 14,652
1930 289,427 6.4% 17,516
1940 322,901 11.6% 33,474
1950 351,399 8.8% 28,498
1960 365,255 3.9% 13,856
1970 358,833 -1.8% -6,422
1990 425,652 8.9% 33,409
2000 450,725 5.9% 25,073
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

Leiria, PT CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Leiria, PT 2,886,367 t 6.24 t 823.3 t/km²
Portugal 63,778,007 t 6.19 t 690.4 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

Leiria Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1901 to 2019)

Average Temp
16.7°C
62.0°F
Average High
22.2°C
72.0°F
Average Low
11.2°C
52.1°F
   Record High Temperature
38.0°C
100.4°F
   Record Low Temperature
1.5°C
34.7°F
   Average Precipitation
79.8 mm
3.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
11.0 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
Landslide Medium (6)
Drought High (8)
Flood High (7)
Earthquake Medium (3.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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