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Perak

Area of Perak 20,965.3 km²
Population 2.4 million
Male Population 1,234,917 (50.6%)
Female Population 1,204,399 (49.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +96.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +16.4%
Median Age 26.9 years old
Male Median Age 26.9 years old
Female Median Age 26.9 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time

Perak Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 1,240,046 1,723,984 2,096,050 2,439,318
Population Density 59.1 / km² 82.2 / km² 100.0 / km² 116.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Perak Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 16.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Perak +96.7% +41.5% +16.4%
Malaysia +146.3% +66.6% +29.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Perak Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 87,469 87,857 175,326
5-9 119,641 117,463 237,105
10-14 128,272 127,286 255,558
15-19 129,277 130,245 259,522
20-24 118,866 108,398 227,264
25-29 90,311 79,671 169,982
30-34 80,058 73,080 153,138
35-39 75,399 72,806 148,206
40-44 77,490 78,639 156,129
45-49 77,992 76,238 154,231
50-54 73,528 71,762 145,291
55-59 62,408 62,161 124,569
60-64 51,289 52,897 104,186
65-69 35,041 34,836 69,877
70-74 27,874 31,055 58,930
75-79 2 2 5
80-84 0 2 3
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Perak Population Density

Population Density: 116.4 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Perak 2.4 million 20,965.3 km² 116.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Perak Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1400 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1400 49,799 n/a n/a
1500 55,270 1% 547
1600 69,036 2.2% 1,376
1700 82,802 1.8% 1,376
1800 111,393 3% 2,859
1900 342,812 11.9% 23,141
1910 353,638 3.2% 10,826
1920 425,191 20.2% 71,553
1930 530,598 24.8% 105,407
1940 708,445 33.5% 177,847
1950 724,392 2.3% 15,947
1960 966,449 33.4% 242,057
1970 1,176,298 21.7% 209,849
1990 1,723,984 21.1% 273,843
2000 2,096,050 21.6% 372,066
2020 2,614,806 11.7% 259,378
2030 2,931,069 12.1% 316,263
2040 3,182,237 8.6% 251,168
2050 3,357,845 5.5% 175,608
2060 3,472,780 3.4% 114,935
2070 3,527,736 1.6% 54,956
2080 3,521,420 -0.2% -6,316
2090 3,458,151 -1.8% -63,269
2100 3,361,287 -2.8% -96,864
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

Perak CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Perak 15,624,897 t 6.41 t 745.3 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

Perak Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1961 to 2019)

Average Temp
28.2°C
82.7°F
Average High
32.7°C
90.8°F
Average Low
23.7°C
74.6°F
   Record High Temperature
36.0°C
96.8°F
   Record Low Temperature
20.2°C
68.4°F
   Average Precipitation
115.8 mm
4.6 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
10.7 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 (10)
Earthquake Medium (3.1)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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
Melaka 1,665.9 km² 885,955 531.8 / 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
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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