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Melaka

Area of Melaka 1,665.9 km²
Population 885,955
Male Population 447,193 (50.5%)
Female Population 438,764 (49.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +210.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +37.6%
Median Age 25.9 years old
Male Median Age 25.6 years old
Female Median Age 26.3 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time

Melaka Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 285,235 472,348 643,762 885,955
Population Density 171.2 / km² 283.5 / km² 386.4 / km² 531.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Melaka Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 37.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Melaka +210.6% +87.6% +37.6%
Malaysia +146.3% +66.6% +29.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Melaka Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 36,893 35,767 72,660
5-9 40,259 38,065 78,324
10-14 45,088 40,718 85,807
15-19 50,667 51,434 102,101
20-24 45,982 43,477 89,460
25-29 39,704 37,611 77,316
30-34 30,288 28,575 58,863
35-39 27,799 27,272 55,071
40-44 26,515 30,519 57,035
45-49 27,778 26,885 54,664
50-54 23,549 23,611 47,160
55-59 19,083 19,427 38,511
60-64 15,253 16,581 31,834
65-69 10,374 10,484 20,858
70-74 7,962 8,337 16,299
75-79 0 0 0
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Melaka Population Density

Population Density: 531.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Melaka 885,955 1,665.9 km² 531.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Melaka Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1790 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 18,752 n/a n/a
1900 59,547 12.2% 4,079
1910 75,910 27.5% 16,363
1920 117,282 54.5% 41,372
1930 118,466 1% 1,184
1940 149,790 26.4% 31,324
1950 160,552 7.2% 10,762
1960 207,393 29.2% 46,841
1970 270,460 30.4% 63,067
1990 472,348 32.2% 100,944
2000 643,762 36.3% 171,414
2020 950,986 21.5% 153,612
2030 1,076,314 13.2% 125,328
2040 1,186,041 10.2% 109,727
2050 1,274,170 7.4% 88,129
2060 1,342,824 5.4% 68,654
2070 1,389,846 3.5% 47,022
2080 1,412,575 1.6% 22,729
2090 1,410,756 -0.1% -1,819
2100 1,391,407 -1.4% -19,349
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

Melaka CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Melaka 6,615,553 t 7.47 t 3,971 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

Melaka Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1961 to 2019)

Average Temp
27.8°C
82.1°F
Average High
32.5°C
90.5°F
Average Low
23.5°C
74.3°F
   Record High Temperature
38.0°C
100.4°F
   Record Low Temperature
21.1°C
70.0°F
   Average Precipitation
157.4 mm
6.2 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
13.1 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)
Flood High (9)
Earthquake Medium (3.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Other places in Malaysia

Place Area Population Population Density
Johor 19,147 km² 3.6 million 186.4 / km²
Kedah 9,481.1 km² 2.1 million 217.1 / km²
Kelantan 15,025.9 km² 1.5 million 102.2 / km²
Negeri Sembilan 6,654.3 km² 1.1 million 158.7 / km²
Pahang 35,939.7 km² 1.5 million 42.5 / km²
Penang 1,052.6 km² 1.7 million 1,571 / km²
Perak 20,965.3 km² 2.4 million 116.4 / km²
Perlis 812.6 km² 236,481 291.0 / km²
Sabah 74,156.6 km² 3.6 million 48.5 / km²
Sarawak 124,361 km² 2.6 million 20.7 / km²
Selangor 7,963 km² 6.2 million 775.3 / km²
Trengganu 12,959.4 km² 1.1 million 81.7 / km²
Wilayah Persekutuan 378.3 km² 1.9 million 4,894 / km²
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