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Norðurland eystra

Area of Norðurland eystra 22,733.7 km²
Population 25,910
Male Population 12,994 (50.1%)
Female Population 12,916 (49.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +1.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +0.8%
Median Age 36.2 years old
Male Median Age 35.6 years old
Female Median Age 36.8 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Norðurland eystra Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 25,415 25,628 25,692 25,910
Population Density 1.12 / km² 1.13 / km² 1.13 / km² 1.14 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Northeast Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 0.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Norðurland eystra +1.9% +1.1% +0.8%
Iceland +53.4% +30.4% +17.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Norðurland eystra Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 934 863 1,797
5-9 886 911 1,797
10-14 1,031 958 1,990
15-19 1,044 1,024 2,069
20-24 988 855 1,843
25-29 796 793 1,590
30-34 724 762 1,486
35-39 802 801 1,603
40-44 874 915 1,789
45-49 923 900 1,824
50-54 897 841 1,739
55-59 754 734 1,488
60-64 683 629 1,313
65-69 503 516 1,019
70-74 386 410 797
75-79 340 386 727
80-84 258 328 587
85 Plus 171 290 462
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Norðurland eystra Population Density

Population Density: 1.14 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Norðurland eystra 25,910 22,733.7 km² 1.14 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Norðurland eystra Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 1,399 n/a n/a
100 1,428 0.2% 2
200 1,457 0.2% 2
300 1,487 0.2% 3
400 1,517 0.2% 3
500 1,548 0.2% 3
600 1,580 0.2% 3
700 1,612 0.2% 3
800 1,645 0.2% 3
900 4,111 9.6% 246
1000 8,222 7.2% 411
1100 11,510 3.4% 328
1200 11,510 0% 0
1300 11,510 0% 0
1400 9,866 -1.5% -164
1500 9,866 0% 0
1600 8,222 -1.8% -164
1700 8,148 -0.1% -7
1800 9,671 1.7% 152
1900 12,390 2.5% 271
1910 12,540 1.2% 150
1920 15,720 25.4% 3,180
1930 17,223 9.6% 1,503
1940 19,125 11% 1,902
1950 18,424 -3.7% -701
1960 19,495 5.8% 1,071
1970 23,513 20.6% 4,018
1990 25,628 4.4% 1,057
2000 25,692 0.2% 64
2020 27,650 3.7% 979
2030 31,046 12.3% 3,396
2040 34,030 9.6% 2,984
2050 36,960 8.6% 2,930
2060 39,605 7.2% 2,645
2070 41,892 5.8% 2,287
2080 43,398 3.6% 1,506
2090 44,482 2.5% 1,084
2100 44,733 0.6% 251
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

Norðurland eystra CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Norðurland eystra 340,764 t 13.2 t 15 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide High (10)
Earthquake Medium (4.5)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Iceland

Place Area Population Population Density
Austurland 15,734.4 km² 9,887 0.63 / km²
Capital Region 1,022.5 km² 208,852 204.3 / km²
Northwest 13,089.7 km² 6,768 0.52 / km²
South 31,036.9 km² 26,680 0.86 / km²
Southern Peninsula 842.3 km² 22,858 27.1 / km²
Vesturland 9,525.7 km² 14,330 1.5 / km²
Westfjords 8,848 km² 5,869 0.66 / km²
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