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Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Area of Plovdiv, Bulgaria 6,002.7 km²
Population 662,287
Male Population 319,830 (48.3%)
Female Population 342,457 (51.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -5.2%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -7.2%
Median Age 42.4 years old
Male Median Age 40.2 years old
Female Median Age 44.5 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time

Plovdiv, Bulgaria Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 698,298 757,900 713,291 662,287
Population Density 116.3 / km² 126.3 / km² 118.8 / km² 110.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Plovdiv Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 7.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Plovdiv, Bulgaria -5.2% -12.6% -7.2%
Bulgaria -18% -18.9% -10.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Plovdiv, Bulgaria Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 16,311 15,188 31,500
5-9 14,675 13,907 28,583
10-14 14,447 13,438 27,886
15-19 16,976 16,130 33,107
20-24 22,067 21,789 43,856
25-29 23,831 22,237 46,069
30-34 25,653 24,169 49,822
35-39 24,899 23,795 48,694
40-44 23,670 22,767 46,438
45-49 22,172 22,516 44,688
50-54 23,295 24,165 47,460
55-59 21,416 23,311 44,727
60-64 21,161 25,360 46,521
65-69 15,728 20,429 36,157
70-74 12,941 18,699 31,641
75-79 10,932 16,997 27,929
80-84 6,467 11,038 17,506
85 Plus 3,189 6,520 9,710
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Plovdiv, Bulgaria Population Density

Population Density: 110.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Plovdiv, Bulgaria 662,287 6,002.7 km² 110.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Plovdiv, Bulgaria Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 45,474 n/a n/a
100 59,116 2.7% 1,364
200 72,758 2.1% 1,364
300 65,937 -1% -682
400 59,116 -1.1% -682
500 52,295 -1.2% -682
600 45,474 -1.4% -682
700 45,474 0% 0
800 45,474 0% 0
900 59,116 2.7% 1,364
1000 72,758 2.1% 1,364
1100 79,125 0.8% 636
1200 84,582 0.7% 545
1300 90,948 0.7% 636
1400 50,022 -5.8% -4,092
1500 72,758 3.8% 2,273
1600 113,685 4.6% 4,092
1700 113,685 0% 0
1800 182,926 4.9% 6,924
1900 300,129 5.1% 11,720
1910 348,815 16.2% 48,686
1920 389,886 11.8% 41,071
1930 466,884 19.7% 76,998
1940 527,066 12.9% 60,182
1950 583,552 10.7% 56,486
1960 633,182 8.5% 49,630
1970 683,323 7.9% 50,141
1990 757,900 5.3% 37,288
2000 713,291 -5.9% -44,609
2020 651,559 -4.4% -30,866
2030 635,777 -2.4% -15,782
2040 623,400 -1.9% -12,377
2050 612,730 -1.7% -10,670
2060 601,593 -1.8% -11,137
2070 584,700 -2.8% -16,893
2080 562,886 -3.7% -21,814
2090 539,151 -4.2% -23,735
2100 513,554 -4.7% -25,597
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

Plovdiv, Bulgaria CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Plovdiv, Bulgaria 2,978,193 t 4.5 t 496.1 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 (7)
Drought Low (2)
Earthquake High (6.3)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Bulgaria

Place Area Population Population Density
Blagoevgrad 6,449.9 km² 315,139 48.9 / km²
Burgas 7,927.8 km² 409,097 51.6 / km²
Dobrich 4,713.4 km² 178,761 37.9 / km²
Gabrovo 2,026.4 km² 112,204 55.4 / km²
Khaskovo 5,497.8 km² 235,394 42.8 / km²
Kurdzhali 3,211.2 km² 149,892 46.7 / km²
Kyustendil 3,051.4 km² 126,825 41.6 / km²
Lovech 4,125.4 km² 129,623 31.4 / km²
Montana 3,622.3 km² 134,566 37.1 / km²
Pazardzhik 4,453.1 km² 263,523 59.2 / km²
Pernik 2,394.3 km² 130,341 54.4 / km²
Pleven 4,643.6 km² 246,723 53.1 / km²
Razgrad 2,435.4 km² 111,159 45.6 / km²
Shumen 3,388.2 km² 165,255 48.8 / km²
Silistra 2,847.5 km² 114,706 40.3 / km²
Sliven 3,525 km² 188,020 53.3 / km²
Smolyan 3,189.4 km² 114,870 36.0 / km²
Sofia Province 7,063.3 km² 245,341 34.7 / km²
Sofiya 1,339.4 km² 1.3 million 991.3 / km²
Stara Zagora 5,156.8 km² 320,120 62.1 / km²
Turgovishte 2,716.9 km² 116,931 43.0 / km²
Varna 3,819.2 km² 478,375 125.3 / km²
Veliko Turnovo 4,635.6 km² 243,629 52.6 / km²
Vidin 3,043.4 km² 90,986 29.9 / km²
Vratsa 3,619.2 km² 166,976 46.1 / km²
Yambol 3,392.5 km² 122,186 36.0 / km²
Русе Област 2,856.2 km² 215,905 75.6 / km²
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