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Sofiya-Grad, Bulgaria

Area of Sofiya-Grad, Bulgaria 1,339.4 km²
Population 1.3 million
Male Population 632,854 (47.7%)
Female Population 694,935 (52.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +69%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +15.3%
Median Age 39 years old
Male Median Age 37.1 years old
Female Median Age 40.8 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time
Sofia City Province is a province of Bulgaria. Its administrative center is the city of Sofia, the capital of the country. Source: Wikipedia

Sofiya-Grad, Bulgaria Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 785,488 1,059,278 1,152,095 1,327,793
Population Density 586.4 / km² 790.8 / km² 860.1 / km² 991.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sofiya Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 15.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sofiya-Grad, Bulgaria +69% +25.3% +15.3%
Bulgaria -18% -18.9% -10.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sofiya-Grad, Bulgaria Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 33,049 31,159 64,209
5-9 26,569 24,994 51,564
10-14 24,627 23,325 47,952
15-19 31,802 31,077 62,879
20-24 61,288 60,546 121,835
25-29 55,037 54,697 109,735
30-34 59,795 58,817 118,612
35-39 56,709 55,291 112,000
40-44 46,495 45,786 92,282
45-49 39,050 40,694 79,745
50-54 39,202 44,194 83,397
55-59 39,572 48,735 88,308
60-64 38,161 49,472 87,634
65-69 26,723 35,637 62,360
70-74 20,002 28,744 48,746
75-79 15,989 27,353 43,342
80-84 11,744 20,541 32,286
85 Plus 7,040 13,871 20,912
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sofiya-Grad, Bulgaria Population Density

Population Density: 991.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sofiya-Grad, Bulgaria 1.3 million 1,339.4 km² 991.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sofiya-Grad, Bulgaria Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1900 to 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1900 43,127 n/a n/a
1910 64,758 50.2% 21,631
1920 96,128 48.4% 31,370
1930 155,204 61.5% 59,076
1940 591,670 281.2% 436,466
1950 655,492 10.8% 63,822
1960 711,659 8.6% 56,167
1970 768,439 8% 56,780
1990 1,059,278 17.4% 145,419
2000 1,152,095 8.8% 92,817
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-Grad, Bulgaria CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sofiya-Grad, Bulgaria 7,511,740 t 5.66 t 5,608 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

Sofiya Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1955 to 2020)

Average Temp
14.6°C
58.3°F
Average High
20.4°C
68.7°F
Average Low
9.1°C
48.4°F
   Record High Temperature
31.1°C
88.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
-2.0°C
28.4°F
   Average Precipitation
77.8 mm
3.1 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
13.8 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
Landslide Medium (6)
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
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
Sofia Province 7,063.3 km² 245,341 34.7 / 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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