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Southern Ostrobothnia

Area of Southern Ostrobothnia 13,998.2 km²
Population 195,070
Male Population 96,953 (49.7%)
Female Population 98,117 (50.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +2.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +1.4%
Median Age 44.2 years old
Male Median Age 42.3 years old
Female Median Age 46 years old
Timezone Eastern European Summer Time
South Ostrobothnia is one of the 19 regions of Finland. It borders the regions of Ostrobothnia, Central Ostrobothnia, Central Finland, Pirkanmaa, and Satakunta. Source: Wikipedia

Southern Ostrobothnia Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 190,548 191,550 192,310 195,070
Population Density 13.6 / km² 13.7 / km² 13.7 / km² 13.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Southern Ostrobothnia Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 1.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Southern Ostrobothnia +2.4% +1.8% +1.4%
West Finland +16.6% +10.2% +6.2%
Finland +16.7% +10.3% +6.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Southern Ostrobothnia Median Age

Median Age: 44.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Southern Ostrobothnia 44.2 years 42.3 years 46 years
West Finland 42 years 40.2 years 43.7 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Southern Ostrobothnia Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 5,610 5,457 11,068
5-9 5,721 5,368 11,090
10-14 5,898 5,472 11,371
15-19 6,412 6,034 12,446
20-24 5,817 5,134 10,952
25-29 5,730 5,120 10,850
30-34 5,410 4,978 10,388
35-39 5,226 4,758 9,984
40-44 5,716 5,444 11,160
45-49 6,511 6,271 12,783
50-54 6,834 6,602 13,437
55-59 7,625 7,242 14,867
60-64 7,606 7,374 14,981
65-69 5,396 5,446 10,842
70-74 4,285 4,984 9,270
75-79 3,255 4,347 7,602
80-84 2,378 4,028 6,407
85 Plus 1,523 4,058 5,581
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Southern Ostrobothnia Population Density

Population Density: 13.9 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Southern Ostrobothnia 195,070 13,998.2 km² 13.9 / km²
West Finland 1.2 million 61,542.2 km² 20.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Southern Ostrobothnia Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1000 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1000 4,291 n/a n/a
1100 4,986 1.5% 69
1200 5,682 1.3% 69
1300 6,378 1.2% 69
1400 5,798 -0.9% -58
1500 5,798 0% 0
1600 11,596 7.2% 579
1700 23,197 7.2% 1,160
1800 52,283 8.5% 2,908
1900 126,893 9.3% 7,461
1910 143,372 13% 16,479
1920 153,944 7.4% 10,572
1930 163,619 6.3% 9,675
1940 162,927 -0.4% -692
1950 172,974 6.2% 10,047
1960 186,789 8% 13,815
1970 189,508 1.5% 2,719
1990 191,550 0.5% 1,021
2000 192,310 0.4% 760
2020 198,335 1.6% 3,012
2030 203,970 2.8% 5,635
2040 207,376 1.7% 3,406
2050 210,824 1.7% 3,448
2060 215,628 2.3% 4,804
2070 219,928 2% 4,300
2080 223,180 1.5% 3,252
2090 225,110 0.9% 1,930
2100 225,036 0% -74
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

Southern Ostrobothnia CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Southern Ostrobothnia 1,960,209 t 10 t 140 t/km²
West Finland 12,370,334 t 10.1 t 201 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

Southern Ostrobothnia Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1959 to 2020)

Average Temp
8.4°C
47.1°F
Average High
14.4°C
58.0°F
Average Low
2.4°C
36.2°F
   Record High Temperature
29.8°C
85.6°F
   Record Low Temperature
-10.0°C
14.0°F
   Average Precipitation
37.5 mm
1.5 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
9.6 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.

Top places in Southern Ostrobothnia

Other places in West Finland

Place Area Population Population Density
Central Finland 19,949.1 km² 277,602 13.9 / km²
Central Ostrobothnia 5,217 km² 68,718 13.2 / km²
Ostrobothnia 7,767.6 km² 179,311 23.1 / km²
Pirkanmaa 14,611.1 km² 508,119 34.8 / km²
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