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Sălaj

Area of Sălaj 3,866.7 km²
Population 200,282
Male Population 97,473 (48.7%)
Female Population 102,808 (51.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -24.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -22.3%
Median Age 40.7 years old
Male Median Age 39 years old
Female Median Age 42.3 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time
Sălaj County is a county of Romania, located in the north-west of the country, in the historical regions of Crișana and Transylvania. Source: Wikipedia

Sălaj Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 264,982 279,708 257,762 200,282
Population Density 68.5 / km² 72.3 / km² 66.7 / km² 51.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Salaj Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 22.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sălaj -24.4% -28.4% -22.3%
Romania -10% -16.9% -11.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sălaj Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 5,485 5,336 10,821
5-9 5,661 5,543 11,205
10-14 6,147 5,921 12,068
15-19 6,050 5,619 11,670
20-24 6,494 5,769 12,263
25-29 6,151 5,666 11,818
30-34 6,613 6,530 13,143
35-39 7,682 7,339 15,022
40-44 8,412 7,941 16,354
45-49 6,172 5,954 12,126
50-54 6,562 6,434 12,996
55-59 6,375 7,060 13,435
60-64 5,821 7,020 12,842
65-69 4,527 5,777 10,304
70-74 3,943 5,707 9,650
75-79 2,873 4,640 7,514
80-84 1,693 2,981 4,675
85 Plus 812 1,573 2,385
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sălaj Population Density

Population Density: 51.8 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sălaj 200,282 3,866.7 km² 51.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sălaj Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 13,745 n/a n/a
100 13,745 0% 0
200 13,745 0% 0
300 12,027 -1.3% -171
400 10,309 -1.5% -171
500 9,450 -0.9% -85
600 8,591 -0.9% -85
700 9,450 1% 85
800 10,309 0.9% 85
900 12,027 1.6% 171
1000 13,745 1.3% 171
1100 15,463 1.2% 171
1200 17,181 1.1% 171
1300 25,772 4.1% 859
1400 21,476 -1.8% -429
1500 34,362 4.8% 1,288
1600 34,362 0% 0
1700 42,952 2.3% 859
1800 94,871 8.2% 5,191
1900 184,468 6.9% 8,959
1910 198,598 7.7% 14,130
1920 206,113 3.8% 7,515
1930 238,033 15.5% 31,920
1940 248,960 4.6% 10,927
1950 260,626 4.7% 11,666
1960 268,163 2.9% 7,537
1970 265,738 -0.9% -2,425
1990 279,708 2.6% 6,985
2000 257,762 -7.8% -21,946
2020 192,931 -13.5% -32,415
2030 178,599 -7.4% -14,332
2040 164,593 -7.8% -14,006
2050 150,679 -8.5% -13,914
2060 136,208 -9.6% -14,471
2070 121,701 -10.7% -14,507
2080 108,783 -10.6% -12,918
2090 98,433 -9.5% -10,350
2100 90,249 -8.3% -8,184
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

Sălaj CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sălaj 939,784 t 4.69 t 243 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

Salaj Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1921 to 2020)

Average Temp
14.7°C
58.5°F
Average High
21.1°C
69.9°F
Average Low
8.4°C
47.1°F
   Record High Temperature
32.5°C
90.5°F
   Record Low Temperature
-8.0°C
17.6°F
   Average Precipitation
72.0 mm
2.8 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
12.9 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, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought Low (2)
Flood High (10)
Earthquake Medium (3.8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

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Arad 7,742.8 km² 388,774 50.2 / km²
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Bacau 6,625.5 km² 541,674 81.8 / km²
Bihor 7,536.7 km² 525,746 69.8 / km²
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Buzau 6,101.6 km² 404,028 66.2 / km²
Calarasi 5,086 km² 1.6 million 318.0 / km²
Caras-Severin 8,528.8 km² 261,874 30.7 / km²
Cluj 6,674.2 km² 638,016 95.6 / km²
Constanta 7,094.4 km² 619,587 87.3 / km²
Covasna 3,708.6 km² 190,851 51.5 / km²
Dolj 7,424.3 km² 590,223 79.5 / km²
Dâmbovita 4,057.4 km² 474,191 116.9 / km²
Galati 4,464.7 km² 470,349 105.3 / km²
Giurgiu 3,544.7 km² 267,149 75.4 / km²
Gorj 5,572.9 km² 302,010 54.2 / km²
Harghita 6,640.4 km² 283,358 42.7 / km²
Hunedoara 7,073.5 km² 366,135 51.8 / km²
Ialomita 4,454.6 km² 247,570 55.6 / km²
Iasi 5,476.3 km² 701,200 128.0 / km²
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Mures 6,708.4 km² 501,507 74.8 / km²
Neamt 5,895.9 km² 409,355 69.4 / km²
Olt 5,503.1 km² 391,305 71.1 / km²
Prahova 4,716.3 km² 686,043 145.5 / km²
Satu Mare 4,417.4 km² 310,238 70.2 / km²
Sibiu 5,434.6 km² 360,655 66.4 / km²
Suceava 8,552.7 km² 569,737 66.6 / km²
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Timis 8,687.6 km² 637,432 73.4 / km²
Tulcea 8,472.3 km² 184,876 21.8 / km²
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Vrancea 4,854.7 km² 299,462 61.7 / km²
Vâlcea 5,765.6 km² 331,227 57.4 / km²
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