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Westmeath

Area of Westmeath 1,832.5 km²
Population 84,156
Male Population 41,814 (49.7%)
Female Population 42,342 (50.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +68.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +23.2%
Median Age 34.5 years old
Male Median Age 34.2 years old
Female Median Age 34.8 years old
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time

Westmeath Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 50,013 61,258 68,285 84,156
Population Density 27.3 / km² 33.4 / km² 37.3 / km² 45.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Westmeath Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 23.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Westmeath +68.3% +37.4% +23.2%
Ireland +47.8% +31.9% +22.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Westmeath Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 3,392 3,298 6,691
5-9 3,223 3,055 6,279
10-14 3,079 3,019 6,099
15-19 2,887 2,765 5,653
20-24 2,571 2,621 5,193
25-29 2,978 3,175 6,153
30-34 3,299 3,390 6,690
35-39 3,190 3,283 6,473
40-44 3,111 3,098 6,210
45-49 2,874 2,895 5,770
50-54 2,588 2,565 5,153
55-59 2,305 2,154 4,459
60-64 1,938 1,872 3,810
65-69 1,528 1,499 3,028
70-74 1,129 1,168 2,298
75-79 850 963 1,814
80-84 499 770 1,270
85 Plus 372 749 1,122
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Westmeath Population Density

Population Density: 45.9 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Westmeath 84,156 1,832.5 km² 45.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Westmeath Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1990 61,258 n/a n/a
2000 68,285 11.5% 7,027
2020 89,068 14.2% 10,391
2030 97,179 9.1% 8,111
2040 104,642 7.7% 7,463
2050 111,364 6.4% 6,722
2060 116,379 4.5% 5,015
2070 119,568 2.7% 3,189
2080 121,517 1.6% 1,949
2090 122,413 0.7% 896
2100 122,099 -0.3% -314
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

Westmeath CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Westmeath 763,174 t 9.07 t 416.5 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
Flood Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in Ireland

Place Area Population Population Density
Carlow 894.6 km² 55,725 62.3 / km²
Cavan 1,943.4 km² 78,555 40.4 / km²
Clare 3,452.8 km² 116,136 33.6 / km²
Cork 7,554.7 km² 525,507 69.6 / km²
County Dublin 940.7 km² 1.3 million 1,373 / km²
Donegal 5,190.2 km² 164,156 31.6 / km²
Galway 6,156.1 km² 252,084 40.9 / km²
Kerry 4,803.2 km² 141,258 29.4 / km²
Kildare 1,690.7 km² 220,616 130.5 / km²
Kilkenny 2,067.3 km² 97,305 47.1 / km²
Laois 1,725.7 km² 90,354 52.4 / km²
Leitrim 1,585.3 km² 32,400 20.4 / km²
Limerick 2,777.2 km² 190,645 68.6 / km²
Longford 1,088.1 km² 41,399 38.0 / km²
Louth 849.8 km² 125,437 147.6 / km²
Mayo 5,679.7 km² 127,635 22.5 / km²
Meath 2,332.2 km² 195,274 83.7 / km²
Monaghan 1,291.8 km² 61,147 47.3 / km²
Offaly 2,006.1 km² 78,293 39.0 / km²
Roscommon 2,555.6 km² 69,225 27.1 / km²
Sligo 1,888.2 km² 65,437 34.7 / km²
Tipperary County 4,282.4 km² 157,524 36.8 / km²
Waterford 1,919.3 km² 115,655 60.3 / km²
Wexford 2,416.8 km² 149,285 61.8 / km²
Wicklow 2,022.9 km² 141,604 70.0 / km²
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