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Mount Lebanon

Area of Mount Lebanon 1,964.6 km²
Population 2.6 million
Male Population 1,301,306 (51%)
Female Population 1,249,507 (49%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +302.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +118.3%
Median Age 28.2 years old
Male Median Age 29.6 years old
Female Median Age 26.8 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time

Mount Lebanon Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 634,306 845,946 1,168,507 2,550,810
Population Density 322.9 / km² 430.6 / km² 594.8 / km² 1,298 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Mount Lebanon Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 118.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Mount Lebanon +302.1% +201.5% +118.3%
Lebanon +128.4% +117.1% +81.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Mount Lebanon Median Age

Median Age: 28.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Mount Lebanon 28.2 years 29.6 years 26.8 years
Lebanon 28.2 years 29.6 years 26.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Mount Lebanon Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 82,707 79,769 162,477
5-9 102,344 104,175 206,519
10-14 119,003 125,010 244,014
15-19 126,740 137,512 264,252
20-24 118,409 133,940 252,350
25-29 110,078 120,248 230,326
30-34 95,204 94,056 189,260
35-39 86,873 76,198 163,071
40-44 97,584 69,647 167,232
45-49 98,178 63,099 161,278
50-54 71,402 58,337 129,740
55-59 52,360 53,575 105,936
60-64 47,601 41,670 89,271
65-69 41,652 35,122 76,775
70-74 31,536 33,337 64,873
75-79 19,636 23,812 43,448
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Mount Lebanon Population Density

Population Density: 1,298 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Mount Lebanon 2.6 million 1,964.6 km² 1,298 / km²
Lebanon 5.7 million 10,216.1 km² 561.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Mount Lebanon Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 142,689 n/a n/a
100 162,507 1.3% 1,981
200 185,077 1.3% 2,257
300 210,782 1.3% 2,570
400 187,871 -1.1% -2,291
500 167,451 -1.1% -2,042
600 149,249 -1.1% -1,820
700 133,027 -1.1% -1,622
800 118,567 -1.1% -1,446
900 111,593 -0.6% -697
1000 104,618 -0.6% -697
1100 110,471 0.5% 585
1200 116,323 0.5% 585
1300 122,175 0.5% 585
1400 97,644 -2.2% -2,453
1500 104,618 0.7% 697
1600 122,175 1.6% 1,755
1700 104,618 -1.5% -1,755
1800 83,038 -2.3% -2,158
1900 154,324 6.4% 7,128
1910 156,004 1.1% 1,680
1920 178,817 14.6% 22,813
1930 223,710 25.1% 44,893
1940 279,881 25.1% 56,171
1950 350,166 25.1% 70,285
1960 458,750 31% 108,584
1970 599,192 30.6% 140,442
1990 845,946 18.8% 123,377
2000 1,168,507 38.1% 322,561
2020 2,645,272 50.5% 738,382
2030 2,801,660 5.9% 156,388
2040 2,890,717 3.2% 89,057
2050 2,916,686 0.9% 25,969
2060 2,891,089 -0.9% -25,597
2070 2,808,726 -2.8% -82,363
2080 2,688,650 -4.3% -120,076
2090 2,554,301 -5% -134,349
2100 2,418,546 -5.3% -135,755
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

Mount Lebanon CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Mount Lebanon 17,076,606 t 6.69 t 8,691 t/km²
Lebanon 32,675,596 t 5.69 t 3,198 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

Mount Lebanon Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1912 to 2020)

Average Temp
18.6°C
65.4°F
Average High
26.3°C
79.3°F
Average Low
11.4°C
52.5°F
   Record High Temperature
41.1°C
106.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
1.1°C
34.0°F
   Average Precipitation
18.7 mm
0.7 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
3.3 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 High (8)
Drought High (9)
Flood High (7)
Earthquake High (6.7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Lebanon

Place Area Population Population Density
Akkar 790.8 km² 160,212 202.6 / km²
Baalbek-Hermel 2,799.9 km² 342,124 122.2 / km²
Beirut 21.4 km² 532,246 24,890 / km²
Beqaa 1,369.2 km² 331,678 242.2 / km²
Nabatieh 1,102.1 km² 430,232 390.4 / km²
North Lebanon 1,238.9 km² 714,591 576.8 / km²
South Lebanon 929.1 km² 725,340 780.7 / km²
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