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Suðurland

Area of Suðurland 31,036.9 km²
Population 26,680
Male Population 13,715 (51.4%)
Female Population 12,965 (48.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +34.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +14.3%
Median Age 35.7 years old
Male Median Age 35.4 years old
Female Median Age 36.1 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time
Southern Region is a region of Iceland. The population of the region was 23,311 . Source: Wikipedia

Suðurland Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 19,778 21,755 23,332 26,680
Population Density 0.64 / km² 0.7 / km² 0.75 / km² 0.86 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

South Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 14.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Suðurland +34.9% +22.6% +14.3%
Iceland +53.4% +30.4% +17.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Suðurland Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 972 873 1,846
5-9 881 926 1,807
10-14 1,045 976 2,022
15-19 1,165 1,015 2,181
20-24 1,043 905 1,948
25-29 903 812 1,716
30-34 778 790 1,569
35-39 851 839 1,690
40-44 897 887 1,785
45-49 969 959 1,929
50-54 929 845 1,774
55-59 852 774 1,627
60-64 705 636 1,342
65-69 554 517 1,071
70-74 397 382 779
75-79 353 368 721
80-84 249 235 485
85 Plus 174 224 398
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Suðurland Population Density

Population Density: 0.86 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Suðurland 26,680 31,036.9 km² 0.86 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Suðurland Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 1,318 n/a n/a
100 1,345 0.2% 2
200 1,372 0.2% 2
300 1,400 0.2% 2
400 1,429 0.2% 2
500 1,458 0.2% 2
600 1,488 0.2% 3
700 1,518 0.2% 3
800 1,549 0.2% 3
900 3,872 9.6% 232
1000 7,743 7.2% 387
1100 10,841 3.4% 309
1200 10,841 0% 0
1300 10,841 0% 0
1400 9,292 -1.5% -154
1500 9,292 0% 0
1600 7,743 -1.8% -154
1700 7,674 -0.1% -6
1800 9,442 2.1% 176
1900 12,048 2.5% 260
1910 12,138 0.7% 90
1920 15,132 24.7% 2,994
1930 14,942 -1.3% -190
1940 14,819 -0.8% -123
1950 13,707 -7.5% -1,112
1960 15,726 14.7% 2,019
1970 18,916 20.3% 3,190
1990 21,755 7.2% 1,419
2000 23,332 7.2% 1,577
2020 28,221 10% 2,444
2030 31,415 11.3% 3,194
2040 34,268 9.1% 2,853
2050 37,476 9.4% 3,208
2060 39,950 6.6% 2,474
2070 42,564 6.5% 2,614
2080 44,091 3.6% 1,527
2090 45,014 2.1% 923
2100 45,248 0.5% 234
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

Suðurland CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Suðurland 344,687 t 12.9 t 11.1 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 Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1949 to 2020)

Average Temp
6.3°C
43.4°F
Average High
8.6°C
47.6°F
Average Low
4.2°C
39.5°F
   Record High Temperature
21.4°C
70.5°F
   Record Low Temperature
-7.1°C
19.2°F
   Average Precipitation
99.5 mm
3.9 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
17.2 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 (10)
Volcano Medium (3)
Earthquake Medium (4.2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Iceland

Place Area Population Population Density
Austurland 15,734.4 km² 9,887 0.63 / km²
Capital Region 1,022.5 km² 208,852 204.3 / km²
Northeast 22,733.7 km² 25,910 1.14 / km²
Northwest 13,089.7 km² 6,768 0.52 / km²
Southern Peninsula 842.3 km² 22,858 27.1 / km²
Vesturland 9,525.7 km² 14,330 1.5 / km²
Westfjords 8,848 km² 5,869 0.66 / km²
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