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Selangor

Area of Selangor 7,963 km²
Population 6.2 million
Male Population 3,198,454 (51.8%)
Female Population 2,975,327 (48.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +236.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +45.7%
Median Age 26.8 years old
Male Median Age 27.1 years old
Female Median Age 26.4 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
Selangor, also known by its Arabic honorific Darul Ehsan, or "Abode of Sincerity", is one of the 13 states of Malaysia. Source: Wikipedia

Selangor Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 1,832,783 3,045,128 4,238,351 6,173,775
Population Density 230.2 / km² 382.4 / km² 532.3 / km² 775.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Selangor Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 45.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Selangor +236.9% +102.7% +45.7%
Malaysia +146.3% +66.6% +29.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Selangor Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 264,231 257,564 521,796
5-9 278,159 261,694 539,854
10-14 260,743 247,433 508,176
15-19 263,287 257,403 520,691
20-24 369,007 361,450 730,457
25-29 392,362 354,720 747,083
30-34 306,960 267,658 574,618
35-39 258,613 230,930 489,544
40-44 215,372 195,598 410,970
45-49 184,781 160,827 345,608
50-54 145,590 128,452 274,042
55-59 105,720 96,731 202,451
60-64 77,413 79,815 157,228
65-69 44,686 42,877 87,563
70-74 31,529 32,178 63,708
75-79 0 0 0
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Selangor Population Density

Population Density: 775.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Selangor 6.2 million 7,963 km² 775.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Selangor Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1870 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 216,611 n/a n/a
1910 271,662 25.4% 55,051
1920 369,032 35.8% 97,370
1930 488,382 32.3% 119,350
1940 657,503 34.6% 169,121
1950 699,688 6.4% 42,185
1960 1,047,700 49.7% 348,012
1970 1,581,629 51% 533,929
1990 3,045,128 38.8% 731,749
2000 4,238,351 39.2% 1,193,223
2020 6,641,010 25.2% 1,201,329
2030 7,541,133 13.6% 900,123
2040 8,328,016 10.4% 786,883
2050 8,958,353 7.6% 630,337
2060 9,447,790 5.5% 489,437
2070 9,781,000 3.5% 333,210
2080 9,938,979 1.6% 157,979
2090 9,920,264 -0.2% -18,715
2100 9,778,273 -1.4% -141,991
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

Selangor CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Selangor 54,360,379 t 8.81 t 6,826 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

Selangor Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1961 to 2019)

Average Temp
28.8°C
83.8°F
Average High
33.5°C
92.3°F
Average Low
24.0°C
75.2°F
   Record High Temperature
38.5°C
101.3°F
   Record Low Temperature
22.2°C
72.0°F
   Average Precipitation
195.4 mm
7.7 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
14.6 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
Flood High (9)
Earthquake Medium (3.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Selangor

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
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
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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