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Viana do Castelo

Area of Viana do Castelo 2,218.9 km²
Population 237,387
Male Population 110,895 (46.7%)
Female Population 126,492 (53.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +6.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  -2.7%
Median Age 44.9 years old
Male Median Age 42.6 years old
Female Median Age 46.9 years old
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time
The Viana do Castelo District is a district located in the northwest of Portugal, bordered by Spain from the north and Braga District from the south. Source: Wikipedia

Viana do Castelo Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 223,242 238,016 243,857 237,387
Population Density 100.6 / km² 107.3 / km² 109.9 / km² 107.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Viana do Castelo Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 2.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Viana do Castelo +6.3% -0.3% -2.7%
Portugal +12.6% +4.6% +0.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Viana do Castelo Median Age

Median Age: 44.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Viana do Castelo 44.9 years 42.6 years 46.9 years
Portugal 42.1 years 40.5 years 43.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Viana do Castelo Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 4,790 4,552 9,343
5-9 5,335 5,189 10,524
10-14 5,987 5,628 11,616
15-19 6,276 6,033 12,309
20-24 6,379 6,227 12,607
25-29 6,904 7,023 13,928
30-34 7,641 8,018 15,660
35-39 8,129 8,699 16,828
40-44 7,759 8,468 16,228
45-49 7,805 8,772 16,577
50-54 7,877 8,586 16,464
55-59 7,110 8,243 15,354
60-64 6,934 8,116 15,051
65-69 6,419 7,961 14,381
70-74 5,613 7,581 13,195
75-79 4,799 7,293 12,093
80-84 3,009 5,343 8,352
85 Plus 2,127 4,758 6,886
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Viana do Castelo Population Density

Population Density: 107.0 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Viana do Castelo 237,387 2,218.9 km² 107.0 / km²
Portugal 10.3 million 92,381 km² 111.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Viana do Castelo Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
0 24,723 n/a n/a
100 26,892 0.8% 216
200 27,264 0.1% 37
300 26,799 -0.2% -46
400 26,333 -0.2% -46
500 23,607 -1.1% -272
600 20,881 -1.2% -272
700 21,113 0.1% 23
800 21,346 0.1% 23
900 25,171 1.7% 382
1000 28,996 1.4% 382
1100 35,315 2% 631
1200 42,563 1.9% 724
1300 58,857 3.3% 1,629
1400 42,563 -3.2% -1,629
1500 56,997 3% 1,443
1600 87,661 4.4% 3,066
1700 86,731 -0.1% -93
1800 129,772 4.1% 4,304
1900 190,896 3.9% 6,112
1910 199,860 4.7% 8,964
1920 200,166 0.2% 306
1930 211,084 5.5% 10,918
1940 227,278 7.7% 16,194
1950 239,079 5.2% 11,801
1960 237,521 -0.7% -1,558
1970 219,270 -7.7% -18,251
1990 238,016 4.2% 9,373
2000 243,857 2.5% 5,841
2020 235,577 -1.7% -4,140
2030 230,738 -2.1% -4,839
2040 226,530 -1.8% -4,208
2050 221,410 -2.3% -5,120
2060 214,403 -3.2% -7,007
2070 205,242 -4.3% -9,161
2080 195,171 -4.9% -10,071
2090 185,451 -5% -9,720
2100 175,424 -5.4% -10,027
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

Viana do Castelo CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Viana do Castelo 1,419,717 t 5.98 t 639.8 t/km²
Portugal 63,778,007 t 6.19 t 690.4 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

Viana do Castelo Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1940 to 2020)

Average Temp
14.5°C
58.0°F
Average High
18.9°C
66.0°F
Average Low
10.1°C
50.1°F
   Record High Temperature
33.6°C
92.5°F
   Record Low Temperature
2.0°C
35.6°F
   Average Precipitation
131.7 mm
5.2 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
12.0 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 Medium (6)
Flood High (7)
Earthquake Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Portugal

Place Area Population Population Density
Aveiro 2,800.6 km² 688,638 245.9 / km²
Beja 10,262.3 km² 145,711 14.2 / km²
Braga 2,706.3 km² 824,879 304.8 / km²
Braganza District 6,587.5 km² 128,946 19.6 / km²
Castelo Branco 6,625.3 km² 187,450 28.3 / km²
Coimbra 3,973.8 km² 415,448 104.5 / km²
Faro 4,995.5 km² 461,424 92.4 / km²
Guarda 5,534 km² 150,775 27.2 / km²
Ilha Terceira 400.7 km² 52,545 131.1 / km²
Ilha da Graciosa 60.9 km² 4,100 67.4 / km²
Ilha da Madeira 763.4 km² 252,269 330.5 / km²
Ilha das Flores 141.3 km² 3,740 26.5 / km²
Ilha de Porto Santo 42 km² 4,995 118.9 / km²
Ilha de Santa Maria 97.1 km² 5,436 56.0 / km²
Ilha de São Jorge 243.8 km² 8,207 33.7 / km²
Ilha de São Miguel 745.1 km² 130,558 175.2 / km²
Ilha do Corvo 17.1 km² 335 19.5 / km²
Ilha do Faial 173.2 km² 14,093 81.4 / km²
Ilha do Pico 445 km² 12,984 29.2 / km²
Leiria 3,505.8 km² 462,767 132.0 / km²
Lisboa 2,889.8 km² 2.2 million 771.7 / km²
Portalegre 6,080.8 km² 112,473 18.5 / km²
Porto 2,332.9 km² 1.8 million 759.4 / km²
Santarém 6,718 km² 442,196 65.8 / km²
Setúbal District 5,307.8 km² 856,419 161.4 / km²
Vila Real 4,308.6 km² 196,532 45.6 / km²
Viseu 5,008.4 km² 364,156 72.7 / km²
Évora 7,394.1 km² 160,457 21.7 / km²
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