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Sofiya, Bulgaria

Area of Sofiya, Bulgaria 7,063.3 km²
Population 245,341
Male Population 119,714 (48.8%)
Female Population 125,628 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -20.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -12.9%
Median Age 43 years old
Male Median Age 40.9 years old
Female Median Age 45 years old
Timezone Eastern European Standard Time
Sofia Province is a province of Bulgaria. The province does not include Sofia in its territories, but Sofia remains its administrative center. Source: Wikipedia

Sofiya, Bulgaria Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 308,828 313,296 281,797 245,341
Population Density 43.7 / km² 44.4 / km² 39.9 / km² 34.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sofia Province Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 12.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sofiya, Bulgaria -20.6% -21.7% -12.9%
Bulgaria -18% -18.9% -10.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sofiya, Bulgaria Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 5,770 5,448 11,218
5-9 5,370 4,926 10,297
10-14 5,436 5,205 10,641
15-19 6,198 5,918 12,117
20-24 8,206 7,426 15,633
25-29 8,505 7,856 16,362
30-34 9,328 8,574 17,903
35-39 9,447 8,954 18,401
40-44 8,975 8,475 17,450
45-49 8,462 8,054 16,516
50-54 8,474 8,493 16,968
55-59 8,243 8,821 17,065
60-64 8,407 9,821 18,229
65-69 6,044 7,552 13,596
70-74 4,937 6,904 11,842
75-79 4,076 6,333 10,409
80-84 2,528 4,250 6,779
85 Plus 1,309 2,617 3,926
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sofiya, Bulgaria Population Density

Population Density: 34.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sofiya, Bulgaria 245,341 7,063.3 km² 34.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sofiya, Bulgaria Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 20,766 n/a n/a
100 26,995 2.7% 622
200 33,225 2.1% 623
300 30,110 -1% -311
400 26,995 -1.1% -311
500 23,880 -1.2% -311
600 20,766 -1.4% -311
700 20,766 0% 0
800 20,766 0% 0
900 26,995 2.7% 622
1000 33,225 2.1% 623
1100 36,132 0.8% 290
1200 38,623 0.7% 249
1300 41,531 0.7% 290
1400 22,842 -5.8% -1,868
1500 33,225 3.8% 1,038
1600 51,913 4.6% 1,868
1700 51,913 0% 0
1800 79,942 4.4% 2,802
1900 130,340 5% 5,039
1910 151,629 16.3% 21,289
1920 169,734 11.9% 18,105
1930 203,672 20% 33,938
1940 235,296 15.5% 31,624
1950 259,705 10.4% 24,409
1960 281,017 8.2% 21,312
1970 302,534 7.7% 21,517
1990 313,296 1.8% 5,381
2000 281,797 -10.1% -31,499
2020 236,493 -8.4% -22,652
2030 223,434 -5.5% -13,059
2040 213,344 -4.5% -10,090
2050 205,104 -3.9% -8,240
2060 197,662 -3.6% -7,442
2070 189,080 -4.3% -8,582
2080 179,549 -5% -9,531
2090 169,935 -5.4% -9,614
2100 160,176 -5.7% -9,759
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

Sofiya, Bulgaria CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sofiya, Bulgaria 1,167,796 t 4.76 t 165.3 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

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
Plovdiv 6,002.7 km² 662,287 110.3 / 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
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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