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Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra

Area of Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra 4,216.7 km²
Population 3,857
Male Population 1,966 (51%)
Female Population 1,891 (49%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -6.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -5.9%
Median Age 37 years old
Male Median Age 36.5 years old
Female Median Age 37.5 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 4,127 4,185 4,099 3,857
Population Density 0.98 / km² 0.99 / km² 0.97 / km² 0.91 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 5.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra -6.5% -7.8% -5.9%
Northwest -23.3% -18.2% -12.4%
Iceland +53.4% +30.4% +17.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra Median Age

Median Age: 37 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra 37 years 36.5 years 37.5 years
Northwest 37.4 years 37.7 years 37.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 133 105 238
5-9 132 135 267
10-14 133 151 285
15-19 165 147 312
20-24 136 132 268
25-29 134 108 243
30-34 117 108 225
35-39 112 117 229
40-44 130 123 253
45-49 128 137 266
50-54 134 130 265
55-59 117 107 225
60-64 102 99 201
65-69 90 81 172
70-74 60 70 131
75-79 61 49 110
80-84 41 52 93
85 Plus 42 40 83
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra Population Density

Population Density: 0.91 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra 3,857 4,216.7 km² 0.91 / km²
Northwest 6,768 13,089.7 km² 0.52 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra Historical Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 157 n/a n/a
100 160 0.2% 0
200 164 0.2% 0
300 167 0.2% 0
400 170 0.2% 0
500 174 0.2% 0
600 177 0.2% 0
700 181 0.2% 0
800 185 0.2% 0
900 461 9.6% 27
1000 921 7.2% 46
1100 1,289 3.4% 36
1200 1,289 0% 0
1300 1,289 0% 0
1400 1,105 -1.5% -18
1500 1,105 0% 0
1600 921 -1.8% -18
1700 912 -0.1% 0
1800 1,412 4.5% 50
1900 2,245 4.7% 83
1910 2,306 2.7% 61
1920 2,929 27% 623
1930 3,247 10.9% 318
1940 3,642 12.2% 395
1950 3,538 -2.9% -104
1960 3,766 6.4% 228
1970 3,957 5.1% 191
1990 4,185 2.8% 114
2000 4,099 -2.1% -86
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

Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra 50,747 t 13.2 t 12 t/km²
Northwest 88,561 t 13.1 t 6.77 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
Landslide High (10)
Earthquake Medium (3.3)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Top places in Sveitarfélagið Skagafjörður, Norðurland Vestra

Other places in Norðurland vestra

Place Area Population Population Density
Akrahreppur 1,326.8 km² 183 0.14 / km²
Blonduos 184.8 km² 806 4.36 / km²
Húnavatnshreppur 3,821.6 km² 369 0.1 / km²
Húnaþing Vestra 3,005.3 km² 996 0.33 / km²
Skagabyggð 483.8 km² 97 0.2 / km²
Sveitarfélagið Skagaströnd 50.7 km² 463 9.14 / km²
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