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Vastra Gotaland

Area of Vastra Gotaland 29,233.9 km²
Population 1.6 million
Male Population 802,422 (49.9%)
Female Population 805,930 (50.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +15.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +8.2%
Median Age 40.4 years old
Male Median Age 39.4 years old
Female Median Age 41.4 years old
Timezone Central European Summer Time
Västra Götaland County is a county or län on the western coast of Sweden.. Source: Wikipedia

Vastra Gotaland Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 1,394,424 1,447,016 1,486,508 1,608,354
Population Density 47.7 / km² 49.5 / km² 50.8 / km² 55.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Vastra Gotaland Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 8.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Vastra Gotaland +15.3% +11.1% +8.2%
Sweden +19.5% +14.3% +10.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Vastra Gotaland Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 49,584 46,681 96,265
5-9 44,304 42,187 86,491
10-14 42,949 40,485 83,435
15-19 54,763 51,826 106,589
20-24 55,980 53,684 109,665
25-29 53,182 50,308 103,490
30-34 51,594 49,373 100,968
35-39 54,948 52,764 107,712
40-44 56,670 54,956 111,627
45-49 56,136 54,044 110,181
50-54 50,721 49,680 100,402
55-59 48,526 48,619 97,145
60-64 51,570 51,178 102,749
65-69 45,026 44,999 90,025
70-74 31,221 33,804 65,026
75-79 23,254 28,436 51,690
80-84 17,539 24,484 42,024
85 Plus 14,454 28,423 42,878
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Vastra Gotaland Population Density

Population Density: 55.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Vastra Gotaland 1.6 million 29,233.9 km² 55.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Vastra Gotaland Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 200 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
200 33,771 n/a n/a
300 36,585 0.8% 281
400 39,400 0.7% 281
500 42,214 0.7% 281
600 45,028 0.6% 281
700 47,842 0.6% 281
800 50,656 0.6% 281
900 53,471 0.5% 281
1000 56,285 0.5% 281
1100 66,182 1.6% 989
1200 76,080 1.4% 989
1300 154,580 7.3% 7,850
1400 60,994 -8.9% -9,358
1500 71,650 1.6% 1,065
1600 107,979 4.2% 3,632
1700 192,405 5.9% 8,442
1800 339,418 5.8% 14,701
1900 785,193 8.7% 44,577
1910 850,278 8.3% 65,085
1920 904,023 6.3% 53,745
1930 978,261 8.2% 74,238
1940 1,033,085 5.6% 54,824
1950 1,118,394 8.3% 85,309
1960 1,240,376 10.9% 121,982
1970 1,383,646 11.6% 143,270
1990 1,447,016 2.3% 31,685
2000 1,486,508 2.7% 39,492
2020 1,676,824 6.2% 95,158
2030 1,813,064 8.1% 136,240
2040 1,935,881 6.8% 122,817
2050 2,073,226 7.1% 137,345
2060 2,211,555 6.7% 138,329
2070 2,326,289 5.2% 114,734
2080 2,423,346 4.2% 97,057
2090 2,492,820 2.9% 69,474
2100 2,524,426 1.3% 31,606
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

Vastra Gotaland CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Vastra Gotaland 15,853,109 t 9.86 t 542.3 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

Vastra Gotaland Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1859 to 2020)

Average Temp
10.5°C
50.8°F
Average High
15.6°C
60.1°F
Average Low
5.3°C
41.5°F
   Record High Temperature
31.8°C
89.2°F
   Record Low Temperature
-8.5°C
16.7°F
   Average Precipitation
50.2 mm
2.0 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
10.6 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.

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