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Perlis

Area of Perlis 812.6 km²
Population 236,481
Male Population 117,058 (49.5%)
Female Population 119,424 (50.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +80.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +12%
Median Age 25 years old
Male Median Age 24.8 years old
Female Median Age 25.1 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
Perlis, also known by its honorific title Perlis Indera Kayangan, is the smallest state in Malaysia. Source: Wikipedia

Perlis Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 130,867 177,591 211,085 236,481
Population Density 161.0 / km² 218.5 / km² 259.8 / km² 291.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Perlis Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 12% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Perlis +80.7% +33.2% +12%
Malaysia +146.3% +66.6% +29.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Perlis Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 9,302 8,768 18,070
5-9 10,186 9,850 20,037
10-14 11,940 11,162 23,103
15-19 15,421 18,119 33,541
20-24 12,287 11,664 23,952
25-29 8,766 8,344 17,111
30-34 6,538 6,704 13,242
35-39 6,130 6,530 12,661
40-44 6,970 7,699 14,669
45-49 7,148 7,436 14,585
50-54 6,551 6,843 13,395
55-59 5,623 5,808 11,432
60-64 4,472 4,568 9,041
65-69 3,209 3,178 6,387
70-74 2,493 2,719 5,213
75-79 11 14 26
80-84 7 9 16
85 Plus 4 6 11
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Perlis Population Density

Population Density: 291.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Perlis 236,481 812.6 km² 291.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Perlis Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1600 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1600 4,970 n/a n/a
1700 5,837 1.6% 86
1800 7,604 2.7% 176
1900 22,853 11.6% 1,524
1910 29,207 27.8% 6,354
1920 35,918 23% 6,711
1930 44,395 23.6% 8,477
1940 53,344 20.2% 8,949
1950 67,851 27.2% 14,507
1960 92,417 36.2% 24,566
1970 118,438 28.2% 26,021
1990 177,591 22.5% 29,576
2000 211,085 18.9% 33,494
2020 252,880 9.5% 20,897
2030 283,640 12.2% 30,760
2040 309,581 9.1% 25,941
2050 329,403 6.4% 19,822
2060 344,053 4.4% 14,650
2070 353,177 2.7% 9,124
2080 356,286 0.9% 3,109
2090 353,490 -0.8% -2,796
2100 346,701 -1.9% -6,789
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

Perlis CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Perlis 1,446,696 t 6.12 t 1,780 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
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (2)
* 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
Perak 20,965.3 km² 2.4 million 116.4 / 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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