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Shaqra'

Area of Shaqra' 8,342.7 km²
Population 68,203
Male Population 40,391 (59.2%)
Female Population 27,813 (40.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +626.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +62.1%
Median Age 26.9 years old
Male Median Age 28.4 years old
Female Median Age 24.7 years old
Timezone Arabian Standard Time

Shaqra' Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 9,393 29,042 42,075 68,203
Population Density 1.13 / km² 3.48 / km² 5.04 / km² 8.18 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Shaqra Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 62.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Shaqra' +626.1% +134.8% +62.1%
Riyadh +446.4% +124.2% +61.2%
Saudi Arabia +325% +93.1% +47.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Shaqra' Median Age

Median Age: 26.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Shaqra' 26.9 years 28.4 years 24.7 years
Riyadh 26.9 years 28.4 years 24.7 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Shaqra' Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 2,842 2,447 5,290
5-9 3,237 2,875 6,113
10-14 3,436 3,091 6,528
15-19 3,383 2,871 6,255
20-24 3,919 2,799 6,719
25-29 5,000 3,264 8,265
30-34 4,985 2,806 7,792
35-39 4,172 2,388 6,561
40-44 3,101 1,690 4,792
45-49 2,408 1,369 3,778
50-54 1,706 1,015 2,721
55-59 919 491 1,411
60-64 553 301 855
65-69 449 203 653
70-74 190 140 330
75-79 89 59 149
80-84 0 0 0
85 Plus 0 0 0
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Shaqra' Population Density

Population Density: 8.18 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Shaqra' 68,203 8,342.7 km² 8.18 / km²
Riyadh 8.1 million 375,013.4 km² 21.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Shaqra' Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 6,198 n/a n/a
100 7,221 1.5% 102
200 8,412 1.5% 119
300 9,800 1.5% 138
400 11,417 1.5% 161
500 13,301 1.5% 188
600 15,496 1.5% 219
700 15,186 -0.2% -31
800 14,877 -0.2% -30
900 13,637 -0.9% -124
1000 12,397 -0.9% -124
1100 12,852 0.4% 45
1200 13,306 0.3% 45
1300 13,761 0.3% 45
1400 12,087 -1.3% -167
1500 12,397 0.3% 31
1600 13,947 1.2% 155
1700 12,397 -1.2% -155
1800 10,633 -1.5% -176
1900 6,776 -4.4% -385
1910 6,392 -5.7% -384
1920 5,970 -6.6% -422
1930 5,692 -4.7% -278
1940 5,411 -4.9% -281
1950 5,131 -5.2% -280
1960 5,869 14.4% 738
1970 7,455 27% 1,586
1990 29,042 97.4% 10,793
2000 42,075 44.9% 13,033
2020 76,380 34.7% 17,152
2030 92,195 20.7% 15,815
2040 107,320 16.4% 15,125
2050 120,335 12.1% 13,015
2060 130,575 8.5% 10,240
2070 137,447 5.3% 6,872
2080 140,807 2.4% 3,360
2090 141,170 0.3% 363
2100 138,755 -1.7% -2,415
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

Shaqra' CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Shaqra' 1,296,630 t 19 t 155.4 t/km²
Riyadh 131,520,014 t 16.3 t 350.7 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
Drought High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Ar Riyad

Place Area Population Population Density
Ad Dir`iyah 1,713.8 km² 146,086 85.2 / km²
Ad-Duwadimi 30,710.5 km² 267,451 8.71 / km²
Afif 22,208.7 km² 79,351 3.57 / km²
Al Ghat 1,035 km² 18,430 17.8 / km²
Al Majma'ah 27,296.8 km² 158,600 5.81 / km²
Al Muzahimiyah 4,675.7 km² 70,231 15.0 / km²
Al Quway`iyah 50,722.4 km² 144,969 2.86 / km²
Al-Aflaj 61,953.1 km² 82,549 1.33 / km²
Al-Dalam, Al-Kharj, Saudi Arabia 14.8 km² 35,800 2,414 / km²
Az-Zulfi 1,890.9 km² 79,147 41.9 / km²
Duruma 4,577 km² 28,395 6.2 / km²
Fire, Saudi Arabia 3,245.1 km² 17,687 5.45 / km²
Hawtat Bani Tamim, Saudi Arabia 2,078.2 km² 53,034 25.5 / km²
Huraymila' 2,745.6 km² 23,023 8.39 / km²
Mafraq Thadiq 4,084.7 km² 19,869 4.86 / km²
Riyadh 9,135.3 km² 6.2 million 680.5 / km²
Rumah 18,985.7 km² 17,801 0.94 / km²
Tamra, Al-Sulayyil, Saudi Arabia 1.663 km² 1,699 1,021 / km²
Wadi ad-Dwasir 55,668.3 km² 129,538 2.33 / km²
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