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Vestmannaeyjabær

Area of Vestmannaeyjabær 16.1 km²
Population 3,815
Male Population 2,004 (52.5%)
Female Population 1,811 (47.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  -31.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -16.2%
Median Age 36.9 years old
Male Median Age 35.5 years old
Female Median Age 38.5 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Vestmannaeyjabær Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 5,589 5,036 4,555 3,815
Population Density 346.7 / km² 312.4 / km² 282.5 / km² 236.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Vestmannaeyjar Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 16.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Vestmannaeyjabær -31.7% -24.2% -16.2%
South +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

Vestmannaeyjabær Median Age

Median Age: 36.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Vestmannaeyjabær 36.9 years 35.5 years 38.5 years
South 35.7 years 35.4 years 36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Vestmannaeyjabær Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 126 101 228
5-9 122 106 229
10-14 171 138 309
15-19 178 162 341
20-24 155 129 284
25-29 139 85 224
30-34 100 97 197
35-39 116 123 239
40-44 139 113 252
45-49 136 146 283
50-54 141 145 286
55-59 124 113 237
60-64 110 94 204
65-69 94 94 189
70-74 64 49 113
75-79 44 54 99
80-84 26 34 61
85 Plus 20 28 48
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Vestmannaeyjabær Population Density

Population Density: 236.6 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Vestmannaeyjabær 3,815 16.1 km² 236.6 / km²
South 26,680 31,036.9 km² 0.86 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Vestmannaeyjabær Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2015
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1990 5,036 n/a n/a
2000 4,555 -9.6% -481
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

Vestmannaeyjar Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1949 to 2020)

Average Temp
6.3°C
43.3°F
Average High
8.2°C
46.8°F
Average Low
4.3°C
39.8°F
   Record High Temperature
16.5°C
61.7°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
Volcano Medium (3)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

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Sveitarfélagið Ölfus 748.3 km² 2,137 2.86 / km²
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