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Sour

Area of Sour 407.6 km²
Population 305,427
Male Population 155,813 (51%)
Female Population 149,614 (49%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +293.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +96.7%
Median Age 28.2 years old
Male Median Age 29.6 years old
Female Median Age 26.8 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time

Sour Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 77,635 113,666 155,254 305,427
Population Density 190.5 / km² 278.9 / km² 380.9 / km² 749.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sour Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 96.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sour +293.4% +168.7% +96.7%
South Lebanon +284.4% +168.3% +98%
Lebanon +128.4% +117.1% +81.1%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sour Median Age

Median Age: 28.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Sour 28.2 years 29.6 years 26.8 years
South Lebanon 28.2 years 29.6 years 26.8 years
Lebanon 28.2 years 29.6 years 26.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sour Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 9,907 9,554 19,462
5-9 12,257 12,475 24,733
10-14 14,249 14,968 29,218
15-19 15,175 16,463 31,638
20-24 14,178 16,034 30,212
25-29 13,180 14,396 27,576
30-34 11,399 11,262 22,662
35-39 10,402 9,125 19,527
40-44 11,683 8,341 20,024
45-49 11,753 7,557 19,310
50-54 8,549 6,985 15,535
55-59 6,270 6,415 12,685
60-64 5,699 4,989 10,689
65-69 4,986 4,205 9,192
70-74 3,775 3,990 7,766
75-79 2,350 2,850 5,201
80-84 1 2 3
85 Plus 1 2 3
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sour Population Density

Population Density: 749.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sour 305,427 407.6 km² 749.3 / km²
South Lebanon 725,340 929.1 km² 780.7 / km²
Lebanon 5.7 million 10,216.1 km² 561.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sour Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1990 113,666 n/a n/a
2000 155,254 36.6% 41,588
2020 316,307 42.7% 80,526
2030 334,753 5.8% 18,446
2040 344,465 2.9% 9,712
2050 346,014 0.4% 1,549
2060 341,408 -1.3% -4,606
2070 331,356 -2.9% -10,052
2080 317,877 -4.1% -13,479
2090 303,395 -4.6% -14,482
2100 289,229 -4.7% -14,166
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

Sour CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sour 1,689,448 t 5.53 t 4,144 t/km²
South Lebanon 4,067,299 t 5.61 t 4,377 t/km²
Lebanon 32,675,596 t 5.69 t 3,198 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

Sour Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1939 to 2020)

Average Temp
19.5°C
67.1°F
Average High
25.0°C
76.9°F
Average Low
14.1°C
57.4°F
   Record High Temperature
38.1°C
100.6°F
   Record Low Temperature
5.7°C
42.3°F
   Average Precipitation
9.9 mm
0.4 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
2.4 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
Drought High (9)
Flood High (7)
Earthquake High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in South Lebanon

Place Area Population Population Density
Jezzine 248.4 km² 56,159 226.1 / km²
Saida 273.1 km² 363,754 1,331 / km²
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