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Meath

Area of Meath 2,332.2 km²
Population 195,274
Male Population 97,416 (49.9%)
Female Population 97,857 (50.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +143.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +40%
Median Age 33.6 years old
Male Median Age 33.4 years old
Female Median Age 33.7 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time
County Meath is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Leinster and is part of the Mid-East Region. Source: Wikipedia

Meath Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 80,300 114,321 139,515 195,274
Population Density 34.4 / km² 49.0 / km² 59.8 / km² 83.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Meath Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 40% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Meath +143.2% +70.8% +40%
Ireland +47.8% +31.9% +22.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Meath Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 9,351 9,115 18,467
5-9 8,539 7,875 16,415
10-14 7,360 6,927 14,288
15-19 6,082 5,649 11,731
20-24 5,186 5,368 10,554
25-29 6,500 7,361 13,862
30-34 8,275 8,900 17,175
35-39 8,839 8,981 17,820
40-44 8,011 7,807 15,818
45-49 6,844 6,573 13,418
50-54 5,555 5,419 10,975
55-59 4,735 4,681 9,416
60-64 4,098 3,940 8,039
65-69 3,127 3,134 6,261
70-74 2,102 2,092 4,195
75-79 1,406 1,699 3,106
80-84 861 1,193 2,054
85 Plus 546 1,143 1,689
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Meath Population Density

Population Density: 83.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Meath 195,274 2,332.2 km² 83.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Meath Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1990 114,321 n/a n/a
2000 139,515 22% 25,194
2020 206,913 21.8% 33,699
2030 225,930 9.2% 19,017
2040 243,388 7.7% 17,458
2050 259,086 6.4% 15,698
2060 270,619 4.5% 11,533
2070 277,727 2.6% 7,108
2080 281,855 1.5% 4,128
2090 283,476 0.6% 1,621
2100 282,200 -0.5% -1,276
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

Meath CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Meath 1,974,514 t 10.1 t 846.6 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

Meath Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1867 to 2020)

Average Temp
10.5°C
51.0°F
Average High
15.3°C
59.5°F
Average Low
5.8°C
42.5°F
   Record High Temperature
26.7°C
80.1°F
   Record Low Temperature
-2.7°C
27.1°F
   Average Precipitation
57.4 mm
2.3 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
14.9 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
Flood Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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
Limerick 2,777.2 km² 190,645 68.6 / 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
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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