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Waddān

Area of Waddān 14.2 km²
Population 12,653
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +123.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +13%
Timezone Eastern European Standard Time
Waddan is an oasis town of the Sahara Desert in the northeast Fezzan region of southwest Libya. Source: Wikipedia

Waddān Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 5,656 9,417 11,201 12,653
Population Density 397.3 / km² 661.4 / km² 786.7 / km² 888.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Waddan Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 13% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Waddān +123.7% +34.4% +13%
Al Jufrah +139.4% +42.7% +17.6%
Libya +139.8% +43% +17.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Waddān Population Density

Population Density: 888.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Waddān 12,653 14.2 km² 888.7 / km²
Al Jufrah 57,822 115,068.4 km² 0.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Waddān Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1760 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 435 n/a n/a
1900 1,337 11.9% 90
1910 1,445 8.1% 108
1920 1,488 3% 43
1930 1,517 1.9% 29
1940 1,970 29.9% 453
1950 2,281 15.8% 311
1960 3,013 32.1% 732
1970 4,466 48.2% 1,453
1990 9,417 45.2% 2,475
2000 11,201 18.9% 1,784
2020 13,643 10.4% 1,221
2030 16,064 17.7% 2,421
2040 18,044 12.3% 1,980
2050 18,484 2.4% 440
2060 20,464 10.7% 1,980
2070 20,464 0% 0
2080 20,464 0% 0
2090 18,924 -7.5% -1,540
2100 18,924 0% 0
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

Waddān CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Waddān 50,136 t 3.96 t 3,521 t/km²
Al Jufrah 229,115 t 3.96 t 1.99 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

Other places in Al Jufrah

Place Area Population Population Density
Hun 41.7 km² 25,300 607.2 / km²
Slip, Libya 7.4 km² 2,988 403.0 / km²
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