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Zuwarah

Area of Zuwarah 13.9 km²
Population 28,910
Male Population 14,665 (50.7%)
Female Population 14,245 (49.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +41.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +5.8%
Median Age 23.7 years old
Male Median Age 23.7 years old
Female Median Age 23.8 years old
Timezone Eastern European Standard Time
Zuwarah, or Zuwara or Zwara , is a port city in northwestern Libya, with a population of around 32,893, famous for its beaches and seafood. Source: Wikipedia

Zuwarah Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 20,460 28,277 27,330 28,910
Population Density 1,467 / km² 2,028 / km² 1,960 / km² 2,073 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zuwara Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 5.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zuwarah +41.3% +2.2% +5.8%
An Nuqat al Khams +142.1% +43.8% +17.9%
Libya +139.8% +43% +17.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zuwarah Median Age

Median Age: 23.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Male)Median Age (Female)
Zuwarah 23.7 years 23.7 years 23.8 years
An Nuqat al Khams 23.7 years 23.7 years 23.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zuwarah Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 1,608 1,531 3,140
5-9 1,468 1,411 2,879
10-14 1,513 1,449 2,963
15-19 1,586 1,541 3,127
20-24 1,581 1,548 3,129
25-29 1,567 1,524 3,091
30-34 1,358 1,331 2,690
35-39 1,066 1,067 2,133
40-44 769 769 1,538
45-49 549 537 1,087
50-54 353 371 724
55-59 335 332 668
60-64 280 239 520
65-69 233 203 437
70-74 165 150 316
75-79 126 123 250
80-84 66 68 135
85 Plus 42 50 92
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zuwarah Population Density

Population Density: 2,073 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zuwarah 28,910 13.9 km² 2,073 / km²
An Nuqat al Khams 315,020 5,817.3 km² 54.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zuwarah Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1730 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
1800 1,178 n/a n/a
1900 3,503 11.5% 232
1910 3,892 11.1% 389
1920 4,142 6.4% 250
1930 4,384 5.8% 242
1940 5,938 35.4% 1,554
1950 7,198 21.2% 1,260
1960 9,992 38.8% 2,794
1970 15,612 56.2% 5,620
1990 28,277 34.6% 6,332
2000 27,330 -3.3% -947
2020 31,210 6.9% 1,940
2030 34,930 11.9% 3,720
2040 38,328 9.7% 3,398
2050 41,285 7.7% 2,957
2060 43,048 4.3% 1,763
2070 43,898 2% 850
2080 44,225 0.7% 327
2090 44,032 -0.4% -193
2100 43,349 -1.6% -683
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

Zuwarah CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zuwarah 114,553 t 3.96 t 8,217 t/km²
An Nuqat al Khams 1,245,131 t 3.95 t 214 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

Zuwara Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1920 to 2019)

Average Temp
20.5°C
68.8°F
Average High
25.0°C
76.9°F
Average Low
15.9°C
60.6°F
   Record High Temperature
41.1°C
106.0°F
   Record Low Temperature
4.5°C
40.1°F
   Average Precipitation
8.5 mm
0.3 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
1.5 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
Earthquake Medium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Other places in An Nuqat al Khams

Place Area Population Population Density
Sabratha 4.788 km² 13,855 2,893 / km²
Zaltan 4.507 km² 5,015 1,112 / km²
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