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South Lebanon

Area of South Lebanon 929.1 km²
Population 725,340
Male Population 370,034 (51%)
Female Population 355,306 (49%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +284.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +98%
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
South Governorate is one of the governorates of Lebanon. South Lebanon has a population of 500,000 inhabitants and an area of 929. Source: Wikipedia

South Lebanon Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 188,672 270,326 366,412 725,340
Population Density 203.1 / km² 291.0 / km² 394.4 / km² 780.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

South Lebanon Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 98% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
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

South Lebanon Median Age

Median Age: 28.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
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)

South Lebanon Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 23,522 22,686 46,208
5-9 29,105 29,625 58,731
10-14 33,840 35,547 69,387
15-19 36,038 39,100 75,138
20-24 33,670 38,083 71,753
25-29 31,301 34,191 65,493
30-34 27,072 26,745 53,817
35-39 24,703 21,668 46,371
40-44 27,746 19,806 47,553
45-49 27,915 17,945 45,860
50-54 20,303 16,589 36,892
55-59 14,889 15,235 30,125
60-64 13,535 11,849 25,384
65-69 11,843 9,987 21,830
70-74 8,967 9,478 18,445
75-79 5,583 6,770 12,353
80-84 1 1 3
85 Plus 1 1 3
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

South Lebanon Population Density

Population Density: 780.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
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

South Lebanon Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1990 270,326 n/a n/a
2000 366,412 35.5% 96,086
2020 752,360 43.3% 192,974
2030 797,755 6% 45,395
2040 822,236 3.1% 24,481
2050 827,046 0.6% 4,810
2060 816,692 -1.3% -10,354
2070 791,931 -3% -24,761
2080 757,861 -4.3% -34,070
2090 720,693 -4.9% -37,168
2100 683,806 -5.1% -36,887
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

South Lebanon CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
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

South Lebanon 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
Landslide High (7)
Drought High (9)
Flood High (7)
Earthquake High (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in South Lebanon

Other places in Lebanon

Place Area Population Population Density
Akkar 790.8 km² 160,212 202.6 / km²
Baalbek-Hermel 2,799.9 km² 342,124 122.2 / km²
Beirut 21.4 km² 532,246 24,890 / km²
Beqaa 1,369.2 km² 331,678 242.2 / km²
Mount Lebanon 1,964.6 km² 2.6 million 1,298 / km²
Nabatieh 1,102.1 km² 430,232 390.4 / km²
North Lebanon 1,238.9 km² 714,591 576.8 / km²
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