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Limerick

Area of Limerick 2,777.2 km²
Population 190,645
Male Population 95,202 (49.9%)
Female Population 95,443 (50.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -17.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +8.1%
Median Age 34.9 years old
Male Median Age 34.4 years old
Female Median Age 35.3 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Limerick Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 231,122 183,492 176,432 190,645
Population Density 83.2 / km² 66.1 / km² 63.5 / km² 68.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Limerick Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 8.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Limerick -17.5% +3.9% +8.1%
Ireland +47.8% +31.9% +22.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Limerick Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 7,276 6,810 14,086
5-9 6,375 6,079 12,454
10-14 6,335 5,967 12,302
15-19 6,436 6,335 12,772
20-24 6,996 6,947 13,943
25-29 7,200 7,479 14,679
30-34 7,894 7,752 15,646
35-39 7,307 6,938 14,246
40-44 6,632 6,406 13,038
45-49 6,089 6,221 12,310
50-54 5,859 5,741 11,601
55-59 5,402 5,258 10,661
60-64 4,850 4,816 9,667
65-69 3,760 3,910 7,671
70-74 2,883 3,017 5,900
75-79 2,028 2,355 4,383
80-84 1,155 1,768 2,923
85 Plus 727 1,645 2,372
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Limerick Population Density

Population Density: 68.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Limerick 190,645 2,777.2 km² 68.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Limerick Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 8,253 n/a n/a
100 8,421 0.2% 16
200 8,593 0.2% 17
300 8,768 0.2% 17
400 8,947 0.2% 17
500 9,130 0.2% 18
600 9,316 0.2% 18
700 9,506 0.2% 19
800 9,700 0.2% 19
900 10,239 0.5% 53
1000 10,778 0.5% 53
1100 14,370 2.9% 359
1200 21,555 4.1% 718
1300 28,740 2.9% 718
1400 21,555 -2.8% -718
1500 28,740 2.9% 718
1600 44,906 4.6% 1,616
1700 89,812 7.2% 4,490
1800 173,443 6.8% 8,363
1900 154,675 -1.1% -1,876
1910 149,936 -3.1% -4,739
1920 148,126 -1.2% -1,810
1930 97,916 -33.9% -50,210
1940 97,647 -0.3% -269
1950 225,296 130.7% 127,649
1960 243,974 8.3% 18,678
1970 255,890 4.9% 11,916
1990 183,492 -15.3% -36,199
2000 176,432 -3.8% -7,060
2020 202,377 7.1% 12,972
2030 222,262 9.8% 19,885
2040 240,771 8.3% 18,509
2050 257,655 7% 16,884
2060 270,653 5% 12,998
2070 279,415 3.2% 8,762
2080 285,206 2.1% 5,791
2090 288,461 1.1% 3,255
2100 288,757 0.1% 296
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

Limerick CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Limerick 1,931,254 t 10.1 t 695.4 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

Limerick Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1973 to 2020)

Average Temp
11.9°C
53.4°F
Average High
16.1°C
61.0°F
Average Low
7.8°C
46.1°F
   Record High Temperature
27.2°C
81.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
0.8°C
33.4°F
   Average Precipitation
68.1 mm
2.7 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
17.2 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.

Other places in Ireland

Place Area Population Population Density
Carlow 894.6 km² 55,725 62.3 / km²
Cavan 1,943.4 km² 78,555 40.4 / km²
Clare 3,452.8 km² 116,136 33.6 / km²
Cork 7,554.7 km² 525,507 69.6 / km²
County Dublin 940.7 km² 1.3 million 1,373 / km²
Donegal 5,190.2 km² 164,156 31.6 / km²
Galway 6,156.1 km² 252,084 40.9 / km²
Kerry 4,803.2 km² 141,258 29.4 / km²
Kildare 1,690.7 km² 220,616 130.5 / km²
Kilkenny 2,067.3 km² 97,305 47.1 / km²
Laois 1,725.7 km² 90,354 52.4 / km²
Leitrim 1,585.3 km² 32,400 20.4 / km²
Longford 1,088.1 km² 41,399 38.0 / km²
Louth 849.8 km² 125,437 147.6 / km²
Mayo 5,679.7 km² 127,635 22.5 / km²
Meath 2,332.2 km² 195,274 83.7 / km²
Monaghan 1,291.8 km² 61,147 47.3 / km²
Offaly 2,006.1 km² 78,293 39.0 / km²
Roscommon 2,555.6 km² 69,225 27.1 / km²
Sligo 1,888.2 km² 65,437 34.7 / km²
Tipperary County 4,282.4 km² 157,524 36.8 / km²
Waterford 1,919.3 km² 115,655 60.3 / km²
Westmeath 1,832.5 km² 84,156 45.9 / km²
Wexford 2,416.8 km² 149,285 61.8 / km²
Wicklow 2,022.9 km² 141,604 70.0 / km²
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