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Sulūq

Area of Sulūq 8.3 km²
Population 11,696
Male Population 5,933 (50.7%)
Female Population 5,763 (49.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +129.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +16.6%
Median Age 23.7 years old
Male Median Age 23.7 years old
Female Median Age 23.8 years old
Timezone Eastern European Standard Time
Suluq is a town in the Benghazi District of the Cyrenaica region in northeastern Libya. Source: Wikipedia

Sulūq Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 5,090 8,669 10,031 11,696
Population Density 610.1 / km² 1,039 / km² 1,202 / km² 1,401 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Suluq Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 16.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sulūq +129.8% +34.9% +16.6%
Benghazi +139.1% +42.9% +17.8%
Libya +139.8% +43% +17.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sulūq Median Age

Median Age: 23.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Sulūq 23.7 years 23.7 years 23.8 years
Benghazi 23.7 years 23.7 years 23.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sulūq Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 651 620 1,271
5-9 594 571 1,165
10-14 612 586 1,199
15-19 641 624 1,265
20-24 639 626 1,266
25-29 634 617 1,251
30-34 549 539 1,088
35-39 431 432 863
40-44 311 311 623
45-49 222 217 440
50-54 143 150 293
55-59 136 134 270
60-64 113 97 211
65-69 94 82 177
70-74 67 61 128
75-79 51 50 101
80-84 27 27 55
85 Plus 17 20 38
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sulūq Population Density

Population Density: 1,401 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sulūq 11,696 8.3 km² 1,401 / km²
Benghazi 736,945 12,961.3 km² 56.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sulūq Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 3,865 n/a n/a
100 4,348 1.2% 48
200 4,831 1.1% 48
300 4,348 -1% -48
400 3,865 -1.2% -48
500 4,058 0.5% 19
600 4,252 0.5% 19
700 4,445 0.4% 19
800 4,638 0.4% 19
900 4,735 0.2% 9
1000 4,831 0.2% 9
1100 3,382 -3.5% -144
1200 1,933 -5.4% -144
1300 2,899 4.1% 96
1400 3,865 2.9% 96
1500 4,831 2.3% 96
1600 4,831 0% 0
1700 4,831 0% 0
1800 4,760 -0.1% -7
1900 3,363 -3.4% -139
1910 3,157 -6.1% -206
1920 2,828 -10.4% -329
1930 2,512 -11.2% -316
1940 2,848 13.4% 336
1950 2,884 1.3% 36
1960 3,336 15.7% 452
1970 4,338 30% 1,002
1990 8,669 41.4% 2,165
2000 10,031 15.7% 1,362
2020 12,643 12.3% 1,306
2030 14,102 11.5% 1,459
2040 15,412 9.3% 1,310
2050 16,534 7.3% 1,122
2060 17,131 3.6% 597
2070 17,338 1.2% 207
2080 17,339 0% 1
2090 17,146 -1.1% -193
2100 16,785 -2.1% -361
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

Sulūq CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sulūq 46,344 t 3.96 t 5,554 t/km²
Benghazi 2,919,849 t 3.96 t 225.3 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

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Drought Low (2)
Earthquake Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Benghazi

Place Area Population Population Density
Abyar 10.1 km² 18,189 1,799 / km²
Qaminis 9.4 km² 8,861 945.6 / km²
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